Tag Archives: concerts

  1. Legendary Piano Master and Jamaica’s Commander Of Distinction, Monty Alexander Remembers Nat ‘King’ Cole

    Legendary piano master and Jamaica’s Commander Of Distinction, Monty Alexander, will lead a heartfelt exploration of one of his musical heroes, Nat ‘King’ Cole, later this month in Boston. Alexander, along with special guests Caterina Zapponi, his lovely wife and singer, and Allan Harris who recorded a Cole tribute of his own entitled ‘Nat King […]

    July 15, 2015MusicNo comments

    One of the most pivotal reggae bands of all time, Third World, drops a new video for their first major song of the year “YimMasGan,” available now on iTunes through the Ghetto Youths International label. Yahoo Music premieres the Ras Kassa directed visual, raving that Third World’s “infectious blend of reggae, R&B, pop, dancehall, rock […]

    July 12, 2015MusicNo comments
  3. Third World & Damian Marley Team Up On Remake Of The Abyssinians 1974 Original “YimMasGan”

    Celebrating over 40 years in music, one of the most pivotal reggae bands of all time Third World will release their first major song of the year “YimMasGan” on June 16, 2015 on Ghetto Youths International. The Damian Marley produced song, which will also be accompanied with a new music video directed by Jamaica’s own […]

    June 24, 2015MusicNo comments
  4. “Ricki and the Flash” – Kevin Kline & Meryl Streep A musician who gave up everything for her dream of rock-and-roll stardom returns home, looking to make things right with her family.

    May 13, 2015Cinema, Music, Video GalleryNo comments

    After copping both the Chutney Soca Monarch and Traditional Monarch titles together with Rikki Jai. Ravi B & Karma commenced their hectic touring schedule from state to state in North America, Guyana, St Maarten, Antigua and Tobago Jazz Festival. Ravi B and Karma is all set for this weekend as they head back home in […]

    May 10, 2015MusicNo comments

    HBO has teamed up with the St. Lucia Tourist Board to showcase the best of the 2015 St. Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival, where a production crew is live on-site to capture interviews and exclusive footage of musical performances, tourist attractions and fashion events. This marks the second HBO-produced special in St. Lucia. The segment […]

    May 9, 2015MusicNo comments

    Barbados is on the minds of millions of Canadians this week as they tune into live on-island broadcasts by their favourite radio stations during this year’s CHUM FM Breakfast in Barbados promotion. General Manager at Sea Breeze Beach Hotel, Faye Best, said the live broadcasts by Ottawa’s Majic 100.3 FM will provide the property with […]

    April 15, 2015Featured, TravelNo comments
  8. CHUM FM Winners Feted on Arrival in Barbados

    Over 300 Canadians began arriving in Barbados on Saturday April 11 for the 30th edition of the CHUM FM Breakfast in Barbados promotion. The enthusiastic visitors were greeted by pulsating tuk band rhythms, stilt walkers and complimentary local lager, allowing them to sample the experience that awaits them during the April 11 – 18 week […]

    April 12, 2015Featured, TravelNo comments
  9. FLOW offering chance for trip to Tobago Jazz Festival

    FLOW took to the road over the Easter weekend with two motorcades spreading the word about its Advanced Video Services that will enable customers to view their televisions on their own schedule with stunning high definition and services that allow them to record, playback, pause or record at their own control. Vice president of Sales and Marketing, Mrs. Shelly […]

    April 6, 2015Featured, TravelNo comments

    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
  11. Omari Banks “No Point to Prove” featuring Peetah Morgan

    Omari Banks delivers a timeless classic sound featuring Peetah Morgan of Reggae Royalty Morgan Heritage. Produced by Omari Banks himself “No Point To Prove” features Peetah Morgan and is the lead single from Omari Banks upcoming 2015 “Move On” Deluxe Edition Album. In a release to the media, Omari spoke of the experience of working […]

    February 5, 2015MusicNo comments
  12. Maxi Priest, David Rudder and Denise Jannah to Headline Naniki Music Festival

    Reggae icon Maxi Priest, calypso legend David Rudder and world renowned Jazz vocalist Denise Jannah will be in Barbados for the recently renamed Naniki Music Festival taking place on January 15th, 17th and 18th, 2015. The festival formerly known as Caribbean Jazz Safari has rebranded as Naniki Music Festival to include a more diverse musical […]

    January 6, 2015MusicNo comments
  13. RBPF remind of time period for Loud Music applications

    The Administration of the Royal Barbados Police Force reminds the public that applications for loud music permits and occasional liquor licences must be made 4 weeks before the date of the event. Failure to comply with the requisite time period will result in the refusal of the application.

    December 24, 2014MusicNo comments
  14. Special Christmas Edition of Mahalia’s Corner This Friday: NexCyx hosts a holiday edition of their popular open mic showcase

    Fans of the band NexCyx will get an early holiday gift this year when the group stages the first ever Christmas Edition of Mahalia’s Corner at Bagatelle Great House on Friday, December 19th. NexCyx front woman Mahalia, who conceptualized the Corner, said it was an honour to have Rhesa spotlighted in the show. “Rhesa went […]

    December 17, 2014MusicNo comments
  15. Internationally recognised Guyanese personalities appointed Tourism Ambassadors

    Guyana’s 2014 Tourism Awards ceremony heralded the official beginning of the Ambassador Programme , which saw popular Guyanese figures being appointed as Tourism Ambassadors for the country. This initiative comes on the heels of the country’s rebranding exercise intended to reposition the destination as “Guyana – South America Undiscovered.” As Ambassadors, those selected will act […]

    December 1, 2014TravelNo comments

    As the mega hits ‘Bread’, ‘Prescription’ ‘Drinka’ & ‘Dularie’ made quite the buzz in Suriname, they are now taking these hits together with their new 2015 releases such as ‘Dulahin’ by Ravi B, ‘Touch me by Nisha B, ‘Monday by Ravi B and many more. Ravi B & Nisha B will be joined by new […]

    November 29, 2014MusicNo comments
  17. Twin Island Republic’s Kings Of Chutney To Play Live In South Florida

    On Saturday, November 15th the Miramar Cultural Center will come alive with two of the Soca Chutney Mega Stars from Trinidad and Tobago, the reigning Soca Chutney title holder, KI and his band Vini and the legend in the Soca Chutney world, Rikki Jai and his band for, “The Kings of Chutney“. With South Florida […]

    October 30, 2014MusicNo comments
  18. Trinidad’s Noble Douglas Dance Company Marks The Beginning Of A 4th Decade Of Dance

    Trinidad and Tobago’s foremost modern contemporary dance company, the Noble Douglas Dance Company Inc. (NDDCI), will earn yet another accolade as it presents its 30th anniversary dance season, TEETH. The dance company will celebrate the momentous milestone with a presentation of primarily new works performed by a cast of apprentices, seasoned company members and alumni. […]

    October 9, 2014CultureNo comments
  19. Spice’s “So Mi Like It” Nominated for ‘Song of the Year’

    Dancehall artiste, Spice is about to close 2014 on a musical high. The artiste, who has earned the street moniker, “Stageshow Boss“, has raked in over 7 million Vevo views for her So Mi Like It video. Additionally, the single has been nominated for “Song of the Year” in St. Maarten’s Indies Live Music Awards. […]

    October 5, 2014MusicNo comments
  20. St. Martin poetry selected by Dutch composers for choral music performance in Netherlands

    Newly created music to Drisana Deborah Jack‘s poetry will be performed at the 55th anniversary concert of the Delft Ars Vocalis Chamber Choir in the Netherlands, said Jack’s publisher HNP. Dutch composers Rita Hijmans and Anke Brouwer selected Jack’s poem “I dare you” and its Dutch translation from a long list of verse proposed by […]

    October 4, 2014MusicNo comments
  21. Last Night of the Proms reception: British tradition with patriotic music September 17, 2014Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. Need a Wedding Band? Martha Stewart suggests a few Bajans in her List!

    Local artistes Debbie Reifer and NexCyx are on‘s list of 27 Bands to Hire for Your Wedding Day. The list released in September, features an eclectic collection of bands, mostly hailing from the United States. The only other Caribbean based band to be included was Quique Talevera of Puerto Rico. Martha Stewart Weddings first […]

    September 10, 2014Featured, MusicNo comments
  23. Jamaica’s Virtuoso Monty Alexander Is The “Star” In ‘Jazz Around the West Indies’

    From Grammy nominee to Commander in the Order of Distinction and Caribbean American Heritage Luminary, Jamaica’s virtuoso, Monty Alexander, has achieved them all in his more than five decade career. This September, Alexander will add another stripe to his lengthy portfolio as he ‘stars‘ in “Jazz around the West Indies” at the Dizzy’s Club Coca […]

    September 9, 2014MusicNo comments
  24. Jamaican Dancehall Queen ‘Spice’ Creates Pandemonium on Labor Day Weekend

    Dancehall artiste, Spice, has further cemented herself as one of the genre’s leading entertainers. Forever a neighbour to controversy, Spice dominated numerous Labour Day Weekend shows across New York and left fans craving more. The concerts included: Wednesday night’s Carnival Gold Yacht Party/VP Records album release party; the HOT 97 “On Da Reggae Tip” concert […]

    September 7, 2014MusicNo comments
  25. The FLOW Summer Blockbuster, Starring: Anthony Peters

    The star of the grand finale of the FLOW Summer Blockbuster was announced at Courts headquarters in Lower Green, Bridgetown and his name was Anthony Peters. Peters, the winning customer, signed up with FLOW just two weeks ago and walked away with an Ultra Living room makeover worth some $10,000 for his blockbuster summer role […]

    August 31, 2014Business, FeaturedNo comments