Tag Archives: concert

  1. ‘Blessed’ heats up the season with new track “Summa Gyal”

    Hot on the heels of his mega-hit ‘Black Man’, Jamaican Reggae artiste Blessed has churned out a new sizzling smash in the form of his new single ‘Summa Gyal’. Summa Gyal was written by Peter ‘Blessed’ Skinner and produced by Marcus Cain (a former producer at Jermaine Dupri’s So So Def Record Label). The mid-tempo […]

    August 19, 2021MusicNo comments
  2. Reggae Entertainers Alborosie and Collie Buddz Team Up For New Single “Ginal.”

    “Ginal (featuring Collie Buddz)” is the kick-off single to the new Alborosie album, For The Culture, dropping on back-to-back Fridays. “Ginal,” is a Jamaican slang term to describe a trickster. The song is illustrated with cutting and humorous lyrics about people who talk too much (‘mouth ah massi’), that they will “smile inna yuh face […]

    June 15, 2021MusicNo comments
  3. We Still Gatherin’ Barbados: Happy 54th Independence November 30, 2020Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED Hillsong London to Headline Jus’ Worship 2020 in Barbados

    Internationally acclaimed Worship Group Hillsong London is set to headline gospel mega-show Jus’ Worship on Friday, April 3rd at 8pm at the Garfield Sobers Sports Complex. They will be joined by some of Barbados’ most talented gospel ministers including John Yarde, Russell Blackman, and English born now Barbadian resident, Israel J. Allen for an evening of worship.    . HiArt Entertainment Group, the local […]

    February 10, 2020MusicNo comments
  5. Walkin’ In My Own Shoes: Sunday 9th June 2019 at Frank Collymore Hall

    East Point Productions Inc., in partnership with SigniaGlobe Financial presents “Walkin’ In My Own Shoes” Jazz and Vocal Showcase!! Come out in your best 80s & 90s attire on Sunday June 9th, 2019 at the Frank Collymore Hall and enjoy performances from the students of the voice training 101 programme as they sing your favorite […]

    May 26, 2019Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. U.S. Embassy Hosted American jazz fusion band Huntertones in Barbados

    The Bridgetown U.S. Embassy just hosted the Huntertones, an American jazz ensemble in a four-country tour. The program traveled to St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Barbados, and concluded in Antigua and Barbuda. Hundreds of Barbadians packed the Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination to hear the New York-based band, led by founding member […]

    March 18, 2018MusicNo comments
  7. ‘Hymns My Mother Taught Me’ on Mother’s Day, Sunday 13th May

    First Baptist Church, in association with Cancer Support Services presents a Special Benefit Concert entitled Hymns My Mother Taught Me on Mother’s Day, Sunday May 13 at 5:00 pm at the First Baptist Church, Constitution Road, St. Michael (opposite Queen’s Park). Tickets can be purchased at Cancer Support Services on Belmont Road for $30.00 each, […]

    March 14, 2018Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. The U.S. Embassy presents American jazz fusion band the Huntertones in concert

    The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS is pleased to host the Huntertones, an American jazz ensemble in a four-country tour. They will perform a FREE public concert in Barbados on March 3. Huntertones, based in New York, has a high energy, horn-driven sound that fuses inspired improvisation and adventurous composition […]

    February 21, 2018Music, Photo GalleryNo comments

    The Government of Barbados is set to confer the instruments of appointment on three of the recently announced Cultural Ambassadors of Barbados. They are cultural practitioners Alison Hinds, Stedson ‘RPB’ Wiltshire and Dr. Anthony ‘Mighty Gabby’ Carter – all highly regarded for their consistent musical excellence. According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth […]

    January 4, 2018MusicNo comments
  10. Christmas in The Villages 2017

    The Villages at Coverley will be lending a helping hand to the Optimist Club of Barbados South as part of activities to celebrate this year’s Christmas in the Villages. On December 16th Coverley Square will be transformed into a Christmas Wonderland, as hundreds gather to enjoy what has become a highly anticipated event. Sales Manager […]

    December 13, 2017MusicNo comments
  11. Barbados’ 51st Independence: When a MerryMen fete could get you a trip to Caribbean neighbour?

    This took place at what is now the Hotel Pom Marine at the corner of Balmoral Gap and Navy Gardens near UN House. One dollar got you through the door and no shirt and tie, a lounge suit is now what we think of as Shirt-Jac’s or Guayaberas as they’re known in Cuba… You had […]

    November 26, 2017Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Singer Romain Virgo and Unit Band to Headline Jamaica Independence Gala August 26th (Estelle to Co-host)

    On Saturday August 26th, the New York Hilton in Manhattan will be the site of the 55th annual Jamaica Grand Independence Gala. The black-tie event will present an elegant evening featuring a cocktail and dinner reception honoring distinguished community leaders. Hosted by the Jamaica Independence Foundation, Inc. under the patronage of the Consul General of […]

    August 21, 2017MusicNo comments
  13. Traffic Diversions & Regulations in place to facilitate hosting of “Soca Royale”

    The travelling public is asked to note that on Sunday the 30th of July 2017, a number of temporary road changes will be in place to facilitate the hosting of “Soca Royale“, which will be held at Bushy Park, St. Philip These changes are as follows: Between 10:00 am and 11:00 pm, Bushy Park Road […]

    July 28, 2017Breaking News, Featured, MusicNo comments
  14. U.S. Embassy Hosts American soul singer Carolyn Malachi

    The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States is pleased to host American soul singer Carolyn Malachi and her band, in a three-country traveling tour of American soul music. The program travels to Barbados, St. Lucia, and Grenada. Accompanied by her band members, drummer Wes Watkins, and bassist […]

    November 19, 2016MusicNo comments
  15. “Joy to Your World” Essay Contest – Deadline? November 24!

    Calling for Barbadian children aged 9-13 to take part in the Joy to Your World Essay Contest! We are looking to encourage young children to have empathy, to be generous and to help others. We are asking the children to tell us: How are you bringing Joy to your World? How are you helping your family, […]

    November 13, 2016Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Honey Jam Artist Lineup Revealed!

    16 acts were announced for the 2016 Honey Jam Concert at a reception at the Careenage Bar on Thursday 13th October. There will be a mix of some new artists performing on the Honey Jam stage for the first time along with some alums returning to help celebrate their 6th anniversary. As always, it will […]

    October 19, 2016MusicNo comments
  17. Barbados Museum looking to attract online guests

    The Barbados Museum is becoming 21st Century compliant and improving their website drastically. He explained how many of the rooms in reality will be viewable via the world wide web;- The Museum President added how in February there is another fundraiser as a prelude for the Walled Garden Theatre’s completion in August next year;-

    December 20, 2015Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  18. Flow like a Superstar at Hennessy Artistry: Kerwin Miller, 3rd Prize

    Marketing Manager of Flow Services, Cherice Gooding with Kerwin Miller, 3rd Prize Winner – “Flow like a Superstar at Hennessy Artistry” was a rather unique, first-of-its-kind and unbelievably successful social media sing your way competition. This was produced and managed by Life After Gravity for FAS7STAR.

    December 6, 2015Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Honey Jam Artists Wow Sold Out Audience!

    The 5th anniversary Honey Jam concert did not disappoint the sold out crowd at Frank Collymore Hall. The energy was high from the start with a pre-party on the terrace with music by DJ D.Luxe and fashionistas walking the Maybelline New York Black Carpet. Host Alex Jordan was in fine form, quickwitted and dynamic, as […]

    November 30, 2015MusicNo comments
  20. Frank Collymore Hall to Host Nicholas Brancker for City Nights Show & Student Workshop

    The Frank Collymore Hall continues its commitment to the development of Barbados’ cultural industries with the City Nights project. In keeping with its interest in encouraging the sustainable growth and development of the arts, the Frank Collymore Hall has selected a 100% Barbadian all-star line-up for the October 10th and 11th shows starting at 8PM. […]

    September 26, 2015Music, Photo GalleryNo comments

    On Sunday, September 27, 2015, 11:00 am at Solidarity House, Hindsbury Road, St. Michael, Majors Sinous and Marie Theodore will be installed as Divisional Leaders of the Barbados Divison, including St. Lucia, of The Salvation Army. All Barbadians are invited. The Theodores will be installed by Lieutenant-Colonel Devon Haughton, Chief Secretary and Lieuteantn-Colonel Verona Haughton,Territorial Secretary for Women’s […]

    September 24, 2015Culture, FeaturedNo comments

    Since its July 10 release, Jah Cure’s new album The Cure (VP Records) holds strong at #1 on the U.S. Billboard Reggae Album Chart. The acclaimed Jamaican singer is the only solo artist this year to land this coveted chart position for three consecutive weeks. Jah Cure expresses his enthusiasm; “I put my heart and soul […]

    August 8, 2015MusicNo comments
  23. Spice performs on head & leaves Sumfest fans stunned

    Dancehall artist, Spice, emerged as one of Reggae Sumfest’s top acts following her dazzling performance at Catherine Hall, Montego Bay. Spice’s creative and well-lit entrance has since been hailed by fans at the venue and across social media as the night’s best. However, prior to exiting the stage with a stage show single, Check the Judge, Spice […]

    July 31, 2015MusicNo comments
  24. Electro-pop stars, Priory, set to perform in Barbados with hot group NexCyx

    Hot off the heels of their recent New York City Governors Ball performance, the band is quickly topping charts with their debut single “Weekend,” considered “best new song of the year” by Los Angeles ALT 98.7 radio. In collaboration with Warner Bros., Shazam and NYLON, two lucky winners and a guest have been selected to […]

    June 26, 2015Featured, MusicNo comments
  25. Barbadian Calypso Monarch and Top Chef Take a Taste of Barbados to Montreal

    Multi-Decade Calypso winner Gabby and Bajan chef Didier Skeete will spice up Montreal this weekend for their 16th anniversary of A Taste of the Caribbean, Quebec’s premier Caribbean cultural event at Isle Secours, Old Port of Montreal from June 26th to 28th. It’s also the first year Barbados’ Naniki Music Festival got invited to participate and they’re thrilled to be […]

    June 25, 2015Featured, MusicNo comments