For the Reckord | 'Jah Lives', 40 years on
Jamaica Gleaner

The first documentary on the Rastafari movement made in Jamaica was celebrated with a screening and discussion at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, last Friday. Made in 1977, Jah Lives is a 40-minute, black...

5 Questions With... Tarrus Riley
Jamaica Gleaner

1. What is your favourite Christmas memory?Going to Sting with my father to see Buju Banton for the first time. Dis a Buju for we. That was the year them keep two Sting. (Tarrus Riley's father is singer Jimmy Riley. The...

Looking out while staying home - Aspiring artistes work to make mark overseas
Jamaica Gleaner

Many of the newer Jamaican music talents are focused on crossing over' (getting recognition in major, mostly English-speaking markets) to advance their music careers beyond the local scene. Hence the market is flooded...

Clarendon street to be named in Davina Bennett's honour
Jamaica Observer

MIDDLE Street in Mitchell Town, Clarendon, is to be renamed in honour of Davina Bennett, Miss Universe Jamaica 2017.Minister of Local Government and Community Development Desmond McKenzie on Tuesday called for a...

5 Questions With... Tarrus Riley
Jamaica Gleaner

1. What is your favourite Christmas memory?Going to Sting with my father to see Buju Banton for the first time. Dis a Buju for we. That was the year them keep two Sting. (Tarrus Riley's father is singer Jimmy Riley. The...

'Jah Lives', 40 years on
Jamaica Gleaner

The first documentary on the Rastafari movement made in Jamaica was celebrated with a screening and discussion at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, last Friday. Made in 1977, Jah Lives is a 40-minute, black...

Year-end hotspots
Jamaica Gleaner

It is that end-of-year season again, when there is a mixture of family and fun - staying home for dinner with the family and heading out to party. Despite a decline in the number of large-scale concerts, or stage shows,...

Wickie Wackie Festival on, rain plan in place
Jamaica Gleaner

Organisers of the Wickie Wackie Music Festival, which was scheduled for last Saturday but postponed due to persistent showers, are putting measures in place to ensure that, rain or shine, it takes place tomorrow.Demar...

Looking out while staying home - Aspiring artistes work to make mark overseas
Jamaica Gleaner

Many of the newer Jamaican music talents are focused on crossing over' (getting recognition in major, mostly English-speaking markets) to advance their music careers beyond the local scene. Hence the market is flooded...

Tribe Sankofa queries anthem's meaning
Jamaica Gleaner

Tribe Sankofa's presentations have gone political. In 2015, the performing arts troupe acknowledged the Mario Deane incident (in which the young man died after being beaten at a police station, after being arrested for a...

Ninjaman sentencing tomorrow
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Veteran dancehall deejay Ninjaman is to be sentenced tomorrow.The embattled deejay, whose given name is Desmond Ballentine, was found guilty of murder on November 20 when he appeared in the...

Photos: Clearwater Choir Performs At Princess
Bernews

Clearwater Middle School’s Choir paid a visit to Hamilton Princess & Beach Club to express their gratitude for the efforts of “The Pink Squad” – a team of volunteers from the hotel – in...

PLP C15′s Hamper Drive & Children’s Party
Bernews

Deputy Premier Walter Roban is celebrating 10 years as an elected MP for Pembroke East, and with the help of party members and supporters, he is holding events this upcoming weekend to give back to the community. A PLP...

Jah Formula finds solution in music
Jamaica Star

Dancehall artiste Jah Formula has compared his decision to pursue music to that of a religious calling. "I have a message to bring to the people of Jamaica that Jah is the formula. He is everywhere. That is why I called...

Jahmiel gets 4.5 million views for 'U Me Luv'
Jamaica Star

Known for his positives and enlightening tracks about life and taking a better road to success, recording artiste Jahmiel gives us a different side of dancehall.As a young male in the age of social media, where many are...

Take them to school - Dance Xpressionz hosts show and tell
Jamaica Star

Dance Xpressionz's musical 'From Den Till Now' gives the dancehall genre an altogether different twist. As the lights dimmed inside the Phoenix Theatre on Haining Road and the performers assembled on stage on...

Danielle D.I. dedicates song to mothers
Jamaica Star

Female deejay Danielle D.I. is hoping to start the new year on a positive note with a new song dedicated to mothers. The track, 'So Blessed' (Mama), was inspired by the entertainer's own mother who was hospitalised...

Band start marching to a different beat
Royal Gazette

Sue Riihiluoma had always loved Bermudas Gombeys and marching bands. The beat drew her in. So when she saw the crowd of drummers on Manhattans Fifth Avenue she stopped, gobsmacked. It was just outside the Apple Store, she...

Students help community on Round Square Day
Royal Gazette

LtbgtBermuda High SchoolltbgtStudents at The Bermuda High School took part in Round Square Day last month, which promotes service, internationalism and environmentalism. Round Square Day at BHS is a chance for the school...

Its good to talk friends win debate event
Royal Gazette

Yasser Baia, Sierra Brangman and Tyrese Coakley are the kind of friends who tease each other endlessly. They share a passion for debate, and argue everything from vegetarianism to who buys the next round of fries. Were...

Bermuda School Of Music ‘Joy To The World’
Bernews

The Bermuda School of Music is getting set to present Joy To The World, 400 years of Festive and Uplifting Christmas Carols on Friday [Dec 15] and Saturday [Dec 16] from 7:30pm at St. John’s Church, Pembroke. The...

BIFF and BUEI fall out over film
Royal Gazette

A clash between two charities has threatened the Bermuda International Film Festivals private screening of an island film. But producer Brooke Williams said the movie ltigtMaternal Secretsltigt would have its private...

Vybz Kartel's 'Mhm Hm' inspires Google app
Jamaica Star

Vybz Kartel's 'Mhm Hm' has been causing quite a buzz on the local market since its release late last month.The excitement surrounding the song has resulted in an upsurge in the sale of products such as Dragon Stout, oats,...

Corporate Hands | Florida Caribbean Cruise Association fetes St Ann Children
Jamaica Gleaner

| 12:00 AM Children aboard the Carnival Sensation Cruise ship in Ocho Rios during a Christmas treat hosted by the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association and the Jamaica Tourist Board on December 6. More Stories Videos...

Passage - Albert Minott
Jamaica Observer

The Jamaica Observer continues its daily look back at people, events and works that made an impact during the year 'EVERYBODY knows Albert... This is my town. I was born here and I'll die here,” Albert Minott...

Introducing Winter Splash
Jamaica Observer

MICHAEL Dawson, organiser of Winter Splash, has set the ambitious task of replacing Sting as the premiere Yuletide calendar event.Dawson was speaking with Jamaica Observer at Winter Splash's launch at House of Dancehall...

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