Monthly Archives: "October 2012"

Junior Kelly Europe Fall Tour Kick Off Next Week Fall tour kick off next friday, 26th October, in Amiens, France. This tour will travel through countries like France, Netherlands, Italy and Switzerland always backed by Roots Harmonic Band but can be added more dates till 16th November. Junior Kelly was born Keith Morgan on September 23, 1969, the youngest of five children, and grew up in the Waltham Park area of Kingston, Jamaica. Kelly was part of a musical family; both his father and grandfather played banjo, and his motherRead More
Mojo Morgan Of International Reggae Band “Morgan Heritage” Hospitalized Mojo Morgan of International Reggae Band “Morgan Heritage” has been hospitalized. On Wednesday night the artist fell critically ill while in studio mixing for the new Morgan Heritage album at the Circle House in Miami, Florida. At this time no further information is available, but an official statement will soon be released. Mojo Morgan who is also on a promotional tour for the release of his single “New Dawn” featuring Peetah Morgan, was slated to co headline over the weekend atRead More
Morgan Heritage’s Youngest Member “Mojo Morgan” Stabilized After Minor Setbacks After a few minor setbacks Dr’s at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center in Aventura, Florida have been able to stabilize Mojo Morgan. Immense tests and results are still underway to determine the actual cause of this unexpected illness that hospitalized the “New Dawn” singer. An anonymous source close to the family has said that Mojo is grateful just to be alive and has every intention to rise up from this unfortunate situation to return back to what he does best.Read More

Posted On October 25, 2012By altonIn News, Program Related

MUSIC TOURISM FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

With the Caribbean’s rich musical and cultural heritage, Tropicalfete is challenging Caribbean governments, private and public organizations to seriously consider investing heavily in music tourism. There is an enormous diversity of music and musical rhythms which would make music tourism an experience that people from all walks of life would enjoy and appreciate. The Caribbean is not about only sea-water, sand and sunshine. Each island has established and famous musicians, modern bands, school bands, traditional folk bands with unique and interesting rhythms. Music is similar to sports, it has noRead More
Destine Media to Serve as Publicist to International Reggae Artist Anthony B “Anthony B is no stranger to the music fraternity, he has definitely made a huge impact in the reggae music arena and we are happy to be a part of his musical journey”, says Ronnie Tomlinson, Managing Director of Destine Media. Destine Media a small boutique Media Management Company has worked with Reggae/Dancehall artist I-Octane in the past. “We currently serve as publicist and booking agent for International Dancehall artist Konshens and we are proud to have AnthonyRead More
Hapilos Entertainment Group announces a new addition to their roster by welcoming dancehall artist “ANARCHIE”. Although you might not yet be familiar with this talented young man, Anarchie has been crafting his musical education since attending Jamaica College High School For Boys, but it is under the mentoring of Bounty Killer that he developed his skills as an artiste. Anarchie credits veteran DJ and founding member Bounty Killer as being a major source of inspiration, he dubs Bounty as being his musical“fadda”. From the gained knowledge, Anarchie founded his ownRead More
ONE MIC ‘the Artistic Movement’ Launch Internationally November 2012 In recent years there have been a decrease in events, which showcase the artistic talent and creativity of our Caribbean entertainers; with the exception of a few concerts. We have been bombarded with events featuring 15 – 20 artists all scheduled to perform and showcase their talent within five hours. Therefore, we at Destine Media and D’events ask the question; How will an artist fanbase grow? How will the fans get to know the true talent and creativity of the artistRead More

Posted On October 25, 2012By altonIn Competitions, News

Sanjay's Intense Wining Contest

The Intense Dancehall artiste, Sanjay has released his new single and this time he is telling the ladies to “Wine Like You Love Me”! This up-tempo, high energy song is sure to get the ladies moving on the dance-floor as it blends hardcore Dancehall rhythm with a pretty sounding musicality not always typical of the genre. Sanjay says he wanted to experiment and make the song appealing to the authentic Dancehall markets but still very musical and bright and happy sounding as seen with the use of extensive harmonies andRead More
International Festival of Authors (IFOA) shines the spotlight on The Charles Taylor Prize and its 2012 winner Andrew Westoll, Friday October 26th The International Festival of Authors (IFOA) joins forces with the Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction (CTP) for an evening of literary discussion headlined CTP 2012 winner, Andrew Westoll, author of The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary. Mr. Westoll will be joined on stage by international writers Stuart Clark and Richard Ford. CBC announcer Jeff Douglas is the evening’s host. WHEN: Friday, October 26 at 8:00 pm WHERE: BrigantineRead More
Gramps Morgan Launches Pearl Health Systems Years after his mother’s passing, Roy “Gramps” Morgan continues to find ways to honour Pearl’s memory in song and most recently, through his new organic based vitamin supplements line, the Pearl Health Systems. “Seeing my mother suffer the dreadful effects of cancer inspired this initiative for prevention, and the maintenance of our bodies. Typically, I use my music as a means to help heal people; the Pearl Health Systems is another way for me to help enhance the lives of others by educating peopleRead More