Monthly Archives: "February 2012"

Posted On February 12, 2012By altonIn News

Steel Pulse Announces 2012 Winter Tour

Steel Pulse may have explored various styles of music since they started out in 1975, but when it comes to the message, the UK’s Grammy – Winning reggae band has remained close to their roots. The Group have continued their commitment to fighting injustice, educating the masses, and promoting positive messages through spiritually uplifting music. “We just can’t ignore the politics, because every life and soul that’s born on this earth is a political manoeuvre for someone, at some point”, Hinds explains. “From a spiritual aspect, it’s really an upliftmentRead More
From T20 Champion To Top 20 Superstar – Blazing West Indies Cricketing All-Rounder Dwayne Bravo – Releases Second Hit Collaboration With Grammy-Award Winning International Superstar Beenie Man! As if winning the Caribbean T20 tournament as part of the championship Trinidad and Tobago “Red Force” cricket team and being member of a star-studded Sydney Sixers squad that went onto win this year’s glittering Australian Big Bash title, much to the delight of his millions of fans and followers worldwide wasn’t enough, the energetic, high-profile West Indian international cricketer, Dwayne Bravo, hasn’tRead More
MIAMI, FL – “We love the country of Jamaica, that is our home and keeping alive the spirit of reggae music is what we do” – Roger Lewis of Inner Circle. With that thought, Inner Circle is calling for a celebration of Jamaica’s 50 years of independence. Inner Circle is helping usher in Jamaica’s 50th Anniversary of Jamaica’s Independence with a new collaboration album entitled The DUBets. The first single off of The DUBets, “Oh, Jamaica” is a heart felt ode to the Caribbean nation and features one of theRead More
PHOENIX, daughter of The Mighty Sparrow – Calypso King of the World, exclusive new singles, So Twisted and Tipsy. . She is performing on several shows this carnival season (in celebration of Trinidad & Tobago’s 50th year of Independence). Currently she has 2 great Groovy Soca tunes – So Twisted and Tipsy; and the hot Jouvert single Hypnotize on the Jab Whistle rhythm from Metronome Records- Grenada. PHOENIX Phoenix Francisco realized her love for the performing arts at the tender age of six. Being the third daughter of Dr. SlingerRead More

Posted On February 12, 2012By altonIn News

New Ebo Taylor Album Inspired By Classic Highlife

“I wanted to go back to a highlife feeling with this album,” explains Ebo Taylor. “The songs are very personal and it is an important part of my music to keep alive many traditional Fante songs, war chants and children’s rhymes.” Appia Kwa Bridge, released this April, is a strident return from the Ghanaian highlife guitar legend. Featuring six new compositions, his sound is more dense and tightly locked than ever with the goup of musicians with whom he records, Berlin-based musicians Afrobeat Academy. Ebo and the Afrobeat Academy haveRead More

Posted On February 12, 2012By altonIn News

DELUS SCORES WITH SINGLE "WHAT TOMORROW MAY BRING!"

NEW YORK, NY: For far too long one could not say the name Delus without following up with “Konshen’s older brother?” However, this rising star is working feverishly to move out of his younger sibling’s shadow by carving a niche for himself and some would say he has succeeded. With his summer 2010 anthem “Look Another Gal,” Delus made fans and industry executives take a second look at his body of work. Media became enamored by not only his talent, but his humility and it seems that every day heRead More

Posted On February 12, 2012By altonIn News

Simplykells Premiere of "Stop Wasting Time"

SIMPLYKELLS IS PROUD TO PRESENT THE LONG ANTICIPATED VIDEO PREMIERE (DIRECTORIAL DEBUT) OF “STOP WASTING TIME” FEATURING MR. GLAMARUS & ZIGGIE BLESS. CHECK OUT OTHER VIDEOS BY SIMPLYKELLS ON WWW.YOUTUBE.COM/SIMPLYKELLS OR VISIT WWW.SIMPLYKELLS.COM. AS ALWAYS, THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT!!! JOIN US IN STAMPING OUT THE EPIDEMIC OF IDLENESS AMONG OUR YOUTH! Mr. Glamarus and Ziggie Bless has produced one of the most meaningful songs that the industry has come across. “Stop Wasting Time” is a campaign started by the artists to combat the epidemic of youth idleness. WithRead More

Posted On February 12, 2012By altonIn News

CJ Fans Smile and DRIFT

Colin Jackman I know it’s really late coming with my song DRIFT at this time in the TnT 2k12 carnival but just to let my soca brothers and sisters know i am back in the soca ring to stay The International Soca Awards is now a big boy 10 years old so I can now focus on my music once more all the CJ fans smile…. But you never know!!!Read More

Posted On February 12, 2012By altonIn News

DWNTWN Miami Concert Series this Friday, 2-10-12!

Come out on Friday, February 10th to Bayfront Park as the DWNTWN Miami Concert Series teams up with Sweat Records to bring you some amazing local talents on the indie pop scene! Tristan Clopet kicks off the festivities with songs from his latest LP that are a tour-de-force of clever songwriting, lush harmonies and dancing rhythms. Next up Jacob Jeffries, hailed as a super singer-songwriter-keyboardist, and his band showcase their piano driven rock and roll that is bursting with hook-filled melodies and dramatic, instantlylikable vocals. Last, but certainly not least,Read More
Carib PR Wire, New York, NY: Grammy Award nominee and jazz great, the scintillating Monty Alexander, is set to take one of New York’s premier jazz venues by storm later this month as he marks the 50th year of his musical career with a multiple genre celebration. The Jamaican-born Commander of Distinction will marry his Caribbean musical roots with his American jazz influence and expertise as he plays the renowned Blue Note Jazz Club for two weeks – from February 20th to March 4th. The musician will take fans backRead More