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  1. HBO PREMIERES ITS ANTICIPATED FILM “BESSIE,” STARRING QUEEN LATIFAH AS THE LEGENDARY BLUES SINGER

    Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in the HBO Films drama Bessie, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees and debuting Saturday, May 16th at 21:00 hrs. AST* in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States. Bessie offers an intimate look at the determined woman whose immense talent and love for […]

    May 6, 2015MusicNo comments
  2. HBO PREMIERES IN MAY: HBO ORIGINAL FILM “BESSIE” WITH QUEEN LATIFAH

    HBO presents its exclusive movie premieres during the month of May, debuting each Saturday at 21:00 hrs. AST* in the Caribbean. HBO continues its commitment to bring audiences the best box office hits from the world’s top studios, including Warner Bros. Pictures, Universal Studios, Walt Disney Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment, as well as a […]

    May 1, 2015Cinema, Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. FIRST ANNUAL NEVIS BLUES FESTIVAL, PREMIERES 16 APRIL 2015

    Come in from the cold for a dose of island life in a place to get your groove back, at the launch of the Nevis’ first annual blues festival, which will be the perfect backdrop to an exhilarating Caribbean experience. The three-night musical event takes place April 16-19, 2015 at the aptly named, Sundowner Stage […]

    March 2, 2015MusicNo comments
  4. “Jimi: All Is By My Side” (2014) – André 3000, Imogen Poots Movie HD

    IMDb User Review – “(Typical) Hollywood formula biopic, it encourages simplification of complexities. And sometimes, unfortunately when it comes to observing African American figures, the script may often have a White hand leading the Black hand along…”

    July 6, 2014Cinema, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. Roxi “I’ll Be Groped For Christmas” Copland and Bonne Finken: Old Fashioned Blues June 29, 2014Events, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: “Stranger To My Happiness”

    Pre-order the new album Give The People What They Want on iTunes and get “Stranger To My Happiness” instantly: http://georiot.co/SJDKitunes Give the People What They Want available on 1/14/14 via Daptone Records. Directed by Rob Hatch-Miller & Puloma Basu Director Of Photography: Mike Rossetti Production Designer: Simone Duff Set Decorator: Anna Humphries Gaffer: Fletcher Wolfe Key Grip: […]

    January 12, 2014Events, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. JAMAICA Jazz & Blues Festival Un-breaks hearts with Toni Braxton

    The 18th staging of the JAMAICA Jazz and Blues Festival is set to sizzle with six time Grammy Award winning star Toni Braxton. The event takes place on Thursday, January 30, 2014 – Saturday, February 1, 2014. Patrons of the Festival will be treated to exceptional performances in addition to great fun, food and networking. […]

    December 25, 2013Music, TravelNo comments
  8. SHARON JONES & THE DAP-KINGS – “GIVE THE PEOPLE WHAT THEY WANT” – OUT 01/14/14

    Along with the new album announcement, Daptone Records is excited to announce the band’s return to the stage on February 6th, 2014 at NYC’s Beacon Theatre. Pre-sale tickets are now available (password: RETREAT).

    October 18, 2013Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. United States Embassy held 237th Independence Day Reception: Brass Soul

       

    July 7, 2013Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. Soul from India? Tara Priya’s “Rollin'”

    Visit Tara at http://www.facebook.com/tarapriyamusic Follow Tara at http://www.twitter.com/tarapriya Grab the German EP at http://www.amazon.de/Tara-Priya/dp/B0…   Directed by Paul de Lumen  Produced by Satien Mehta “Rollin’“, winner of the 18th Annual Billboard Song Contest

    June 16, 2013Music, Travel, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. President Obama croons “Sweet Home Chicago” with Blues Legend B.B. King at White House fundraiser

    US President Barack Obama is persuaded by blues legend Buddy Guy to sing a few lines of Sweet Home Chicago with B.B. King at a White House blues festival.

    February 22, 2012Political, Video GalleryNo comments