Monthly Archives: "October 2011"

(PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD) – OCTOBER, 2011: Due to the overwhelming public response to one of the most celebrated and provocative original local plays in recent years, Miss Miles returns for just two more nights at the Little Carib Theatre: Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th November, 2011. Celebrated by audiences and critics alike, with nightly standing ovations for this tour-deforce, Miss Miles – the Woman of the World opened on 20th October at the historic Little Carib. After two weekends of sold-out performances, the play returns for one final weekendRead More
New York, NY October 2011: Home to the world’s second largest boiling lake, 365 rivers, national parks, 115 miles of segmented trails and lush vegetation, Dominica will play host to a bevy of artists this weekend for their 15th Annual World Creole Music Festival. The three day music festival, which begins on Friday, October 28th, is sponsored by Coca-Cola, Dewars, Liat, Tempo, Kubuli Beer, Heineken, to name a few. Third World will take the stage on Saturday, October 29th. Fans will be treated to not only the band’s hit singlesRead More
MIAMI, FL October 2011 – A new resident to South Florida, Monie Love has joined forces with local artist Sassy Singz of Feline Royale Entertainment, to host the Official Faith Evans After party at Aizia Restaurant and Night Club, in Hollywood Florida on Saturday, November 5 starting at 11pm. An evening for the grown and sexy there will be sounds of the 90’s presented by Dj Griot and Dj Fly Guy. A musical celebration, Monie Love is promoting female artists in and around the South Florida region creating a safeRead More

Posted On October 31, 2011By altonIn Music Reviews, News

Reggae Culture Salute on Pay Per View

7th annual staging of Reggae Culture Salute. All roads lead to Nazareth Performance Center, Brooklyn, New York on Saturday, November 5th for the annual celebration of the anniversary of the coronation of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie I and Empress Menen of Ethiopia and the unique relationship between rasta, reggae, Selassie and Jamaica. Simba (Young Lion) Award For 2011, the Coalition to Preserve Reggae Music (CPR) salutes the future of roots reggae by presenting Dubtonic Kru, Global Battle of the Bands Champion for 2010-2011. For many, their historic winRead More
Released from the confines of a Salt ‘n’ pepper shaker crafted in Manchester by a Jamaican potter comes the fiery sound of Peppery on his ‘debut’ album, ‘Mistaken Identiti’. Originally conceptualised by producer Mexican and overseen by Fitzroy ‘Heavy’ Nish of Phattrock Entertainment, the 16 tracks set was launched at the Power House in Manchester, UK, on the 19th of August 2011 at an event, which also marked the launch of Sickle Cell Care Manchester. Born Clayton Brown in Trelawny, Jamaica, Peppery first started his career as Bongo Chilli releasingRead More
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. October 2011————- T&T’s getting its very own ‘Wen’D’- a fearless, energetic talk show host who promises to take local culture and arts to its pinnacle of success. Starting on November 5, Wendy Lewis will take over Saturday nights with her brand new one-on-one programme she’s dubbed, “Down To Earth With Wen’D.” Set to air on CNC3 in Trinidad and Tobago, the premise of the half hour long show is centred on straight talk in real life situations with icons and persons of prominence in local society. “ ThisRead More
Vybz Kartel – Half On A Baby (Remixes) – EP 1 Vybz Kartel – Half On A Baby 2 Vybz Kartel – Half On A Baby (Dubbel Dutch Remix) 3 Vybz Kartel – Half On A Baby (Mosca Remix) 4 Vybz Kartel – Half On A Baby (Schlachthofbronx Remix) 5 Vybz Kartel – Half On A Baby (Bert On Beats Remix) 6 Vybz Kartel – Half On A Baby (Funkystepz Remix) Mixpak Records released the Dre Skull produced Vybz Kartel album “Kingston Story” over the summer to much fanfare (VybzRead More
Los Angeles, CA) October 21st, 2011 – Rising Dancehall/Reggae Artist/Actor Everton “E-Dee” Dennis is headed back to Jamaica the week of Oct 30-Nov 5th to promote the island-wide Nov 2nd opening of his new movie “Out the Gate” which stars Paul Campbell (Shottas, Dancehall Queen), Oliver Samuels (Oliver at Large), and Shelli Boone (Saints and Sinners, House M.D.). He is also pushing new music including a Lovers Rock single “No Other Gyal (I’m sorry)” off the movie soundtrack, and “Wine pon di table” a new dancehall number that has beenRead More
The Soul Train Music Awards for 2011 have nominated KES THE BAND for an award for the category of Best Caribbean Performance for their monster hit “Wotless”. Wotless, written by KES and Kerwin Du Bois won Kes the Band the title of Groovy Soca Monarch one of the most prestigious competitions in the Caribbean. The songs catchy lyrics and great melodies had the fans singing it word for word at each concert over the last 8 months. Other Nominees in this category include: “Man Down” – Rihanna , “Summer Time”Read More