Monthly Archives: "September 2013"

The four staging of the Full Black party and stage show series is set to unfold on Sunday October 20 at the new Mas Camp. The event is being promoted by World Beat Promotions. The promoters have enlisted a cast of heavyweights including Bounty Killer, I Octane, Sizzla, Lady Saw, Elephant Man, Jah Bouks, Macka Diamond, QQ and newcomers Gage, Venjance and Kconeil to keep patrons entertained all night. According to a spokesperson for the event ‘We have been putting on this event since 2010 and it has grown tremendously’.Read More
September 17, 2013 – Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago… In Kaj Designs’ latest philanthropic venture, the Tobago brand, has donated two signature garments for auction at the celebrity charity event, Legends Beyond, which takes place this Thursday September 19, 2013 in Los Angeles. The gala event, which celebrates the birthday of legendary jazz artist, Freda Payne, will also honour Grammy nominated artist, Howard McCrary as well as singersongwriter. Bobby Womack. Proceeds from the event will benefit Los Angeles County’s breast cancer organization, Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Legends Beyond promisesRead More
NEW YORK, USA – On September 27th, Queens, New York will come alive with the much anticipated event dubbed ‘Soca Meets Dancehall’ at Club Amazura. The event which is promoted by Tagg Entertainment will showcase Dancehall Giants such as RDX, Soca sensation Shurwanye Winchester and Carnival baby Tizzy. The event which is hosted by Platinum Kids and Redman Vibesman will give the night the eclectic mix it requires for patrons to enjoy great music and performance alike. Its a night filled with a mix of Caribbean energy that has alwaysRead More
Montserrat’s Christmas Festival/ our Carnival continues to be the most significant Festival on Montserrat’s cultural calendar, a time at which we embrace and celebrate all things Montserratian. Now in its 51st year our Carnival bears great historical, economic and cultural significance to the people of the Emerald Isle, offering a prime opportunity to showcase our history, heritage, culture and creativity. The highlights of our Carnival are the Festival Queen Show, Calypso Monarch Competitions, Market Day, Festival Day and New Year’s Parade. Other Private promotions which have become ‘hot tickets’ itemsRead More
In an era where bands are again coming to the fore, enter Roc Riva, a tight, well-coordinated outfit comprising singer Amique, deejay Percent, female lead K’Alee and Cass. Together they have one goal – to make great music that will entertain, inspire and resonate on an international level. From their base in Kingston, Jamaica, Roc Riva has avidly surveyed the musical landscape and, based on that, the group is offering to the world, Jamaican music in all it varieties, whether it be mento, quadrille, ska, reggae, dancehall, alternative, fusion, popRead More
Brooklyn, New York, 17th September, 2013 – The Gay Caribbean USA Pageant celebrates its fifth year of existence with the staging of this year’s pageant on Saturday, 28th September at the Restoration Plaza – 1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn from 8pm. The lineup is made up of Male Impersonators and Transgender contestants who will be representing various islands in the Caribbean archipelago. The organizers are proud that the event attracts contestants who are based outside the U.S who fly in to represent their islands. The Gay Caribbean USA Pageant has undoubtedlyRead More
With only a few days to get your tickets, one of the fastest rising Reggae artists out of Jamaica, Chronixx, is ready to hit Brooklyn, NY on Saturday September 21st 2013. Chronixx and Zinc Fence Redemption band alongside Kelissa will be in Brooklyn, NY performing live for the first time at Pulse 48 (formerly known as C-Pac). At just 20-years old Jamaican-born artist Chronixx already has a handful of successful singles, music videos and a mixtape with Diplo’s Major Lazer. This is all before he’s even released a full-length album.Read More

Posted On September 19, 2013By altonIn Music Reviews, Music-News Radio, News

SUNSHINE Awards

New Jersey, September 15, 2013. The SUNSHINE Awards Organization today announced in New Jersey that it will celebrate the 25th Annual SUNSHINE Awards with two milestone events. The first will be the SUNSHINE Awards Ball, a black tie event scheduled for Saturday October 12, 2013 at the Magdalena Grand Beach Resort in Tobago, and the second will be the SUNSHINE Awards Program on November 2, 2013 in New York City. This year, the nominees for the SUNSHINE Awards Hall of Fame will be inducted in Tobago by the Co-founder ofRead More
New Jersey, September 15, 2013. The SUNSHINE Awards Organization today announced in New Jersey that it will celebrate the 25th Annual SUNSHINE Awards with two milestone events. The first will be the SUNSHINE Awards Ball, a black tie event scheduled for Saturday October 12, 2013 at the Magdalena Grand Beach Resort in Tobago, and the second will be the SUNSHINE Awards Program on November 2, 2013 in New York City. This year, the nominees for the SUNSHINE Awards Hall of Fame will be inducted in Tobago by the Co-founder ofRead More
Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority, Sandals Resorts International, Jamaica and Caribbean Airlines were among the top tourism industry stakeholders to emerge victorious from the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North American Gala Ceremony yesterday evening. The event was hosted by the Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority and Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa and welcomed guests from across the region. Joining guests of honour were Antigua & Barbuda Governor General Dame Louise Lake-Tack and Prime Minister Dr. Hon Baldwin Spencer and at the event were government ministers, chairmen, andRead More