Monthly Archives: "December 2013"

Posted On December 21, 2013By altonIn Music Reviews, Music-News Radio, News

NYC Album Release Party!

NYC Album Release Party for Juakali’s Feathers Too Bright! Party happening this week at Anchor Bar in NYC. The new album Feathers Too Bright for sale as well as limited edition necklaces courtesy Zabe Bent Metals. Live performance goes down at midnight. Special Guests include Dave Q, Liondub and DJ Shiftee.Read More
(Toronto, On.) – In the spirit of giving, Ms Paige shares with you her second song for the holiday season. Collaborating once more with SLAUGHTER ARTS, Ms Paige presents her first soca parang, entitled LEH WE PARANG. Leh We Parang is written and performed by Ms Paige and is brought to you by the Lucian producers of her prior releases, “Nice & Slow” and “Turn It Up”, Patrice Regis & Nigel Nicholas of Slaughter Arts. A new age type of soca parang, Ms Paige pays homage to the holiday musicRead More
Belgium – Lisa Bennett debuts her first reggae EP which can only be described as modern reggae with a jazzy/soulful touch. Apple Tree, being one of Rory of Stone Love’s favorites, bounces over the Belly Ska Riddim while My House on the ever so popular Puff Puff Riddim, delivers a full dose of awareness in a cool & subtle way with Iba Mahr being one of many to participate on MacLes’s Puff Puff Riddim. Make sure to check out features with Weedy G, DreadSquad, & even a special remix ofRead More

Posted On December 14, 2013By altonIn Music Reviews, Music-News Radio, News

Zagga- Catch Him If You Can

Kingston (JA) – Chimney Records’ recording artiste Zagga has been making his rounds doing live performances over the past year. His latest being the ‘Never Give Up’ Concert At Holmwood Technical High School – that treated the students to a concert and personal development sessions, all in aid to raise funds to buy a bus for the institution. Zagga was pleased by the reception at the school and comments that the initiative was a good one and he was proud to be a part of it. He also says thatRead More
Jamaica, U.S.A – Now celebrating its 40th anniversary, The Harder They Come has inspired countless reggae music love-ins on college campuses and among Jamaicans around the world. Now the iconic movie can add a dancehall rhythm to its list of tributes, as One Jam Music releases Bounty’s blazing Harder — a devastating response to all his challengers, and the teaser to One Jam’s latest production, the Harder Than Hard album slated for release in early 2014. Harder Than Hard is the brainchild and labor of love of One Jam Music,Read More
Tropicalfete Inc. has once again held its annual event dubbed Top 100 Caribbean Music Count-down and Award of Excellence on December 05, 2013 at the Negril Village. The Tropicalfete family, friends, Dee Jays, sponsors and fans were present to enjoy a great atmosphere of entertainment. The event was graced with the presence of royalties in the persons of Miss Stephanie Marie Miles – Miss Caribbean, and Miss Colette Stapleton – Miss Caribbean USA Talent and Mariel King, former Miss Tropical Paradise International. The highlight of the event was the presentationRead More
NEW YORK, USA – Known for producing some of Reggae and Dancehall latest hits, Major Lazer, recently released another club sensation titled ‘Lose Themselves ‘ featuring high riding dancehall stars RDX. The single which also features rising sensation Daniel Amezquita aka Moska who is an electronic DJ/Producer. The single was given quite the world premiere when #1 DJ Hardwell premiered the track on his Hardwell On Air (143) Radio Show. The dancehall house single has been receiving great feedback internationally, as the electronic dancehall mix is refreshing, exciting and aRead More
New York, NY – Jamaican dancehall reggae artist Uhan “Bucky Ital” Pearson delivers his highly anticipated new album, Do A Ting Fi Di Poor, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on December 10, 2013), from FOX FUSE. Bucky Ital returns with his signature sound that fuses various genres to create his unique brand of dancehall reggae, which does not escape the notice of iTunes, granting him a coveted feature on the iTunes New and Noteworthy Reggae homepage, on its day of release. The 11-track album presents eightRead More
On Saturday, December 14, 11:00 to 1:00 PM a celebration of life ceremony will take place at Boys and Girls High School, 1700 Fulton Street, in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, New York City. Republic of South Africa Consul General George Monyemangene will address the audience. Immediately following the indoor celebration Public Advocate elect Letitia “Tish” James will lead a pedestrian/motorcar procession thru the community. This march will meet a South African community vigil at the school playground, near M.S. 113, DeKalb Avenue at Carlton, in the Fort GreeneRead More
Shakki Starfire has released her POWER Soca Competitiontrack for this years St.Kitts –Nevis Sugar Mas 42 Soca Monarch Competition and it is clear she is going for her 3rd title with this one. Shakki has won the Party Monarch, the Groovy Monarch and this year she will be going for both the Power and Groovy Soca Monarch Titles. Her POWER Soca Track is called “NON-STOP” and is produced by Kyle “2-SEC” Roberts off her Sugar MAS 42 Album “INTENSITY”. The track is a NON-STOP heart pumping tune that will noRead More