Monthly Archives: "February 2014"

German Reggae soul sensation Beniman has again invited Karamanti to join him on one of his tracks. Fans of the two may remember that they recently got together on the single “I love my life” which was released towards the end of the summer in 2013. This time around they are releasing a lovers-rock Reggae track and they both agreed that it would make sense to release it on or around Valentine’s Day. The song is entitled “heartbeat” and as was the case with “I love my life” this wasRead More
The Sunday afternoon confirmed that the Jamaican reggaegroup Inner Circle will be responsible for putting the flavor carnivals Puntarenas. The concert will be held on Saturday, February 22, according to the Costa Rica Brewery in a press release. The activity will be held at Paseo de los Turistas from 1 pm, and the national group The Oblivious open the show. The presentation of the subject known performers Bad Boyswill be completely free, which promises that the second presentation of Jamaicans in Costa Rica is a party full of excitement inRead More

Posted On February 19, 2014By altonIn News

TRINBAGO GOING STRONG by Abbi Blackman

From the album, 50 and Going Strong. Recorded at Jamoo Studios, Trinidad. Written and performed by Abbi Blackman. Produced by Isaac Blackman and Abbi Blackman. Mixed by Isaac Blackman. Mastered by GMasters. Directed By Remy. Abbi Blackman is the oldest child of Sokah Music Creator, Lord Shorty and Jamoo Innovator, Ras Shorty I and also a: teacher, mother, songwriter, dancer, fashion entrepreneur and designer, costume and creative designer and Women’s Rights Advocate. She became the Youngest EVER National Calypso Queen at age 14 in 1979 with “Young and Moving On”Read More
TORONTO, ON – New Era, a global lifestyle brand, has partnered with Machel Montano, one of the world’s most popular Soca artists to launch five exclusive caps that will be sold at the 2014 Carnival in Trinidad and Tobago. A limited-edition collection, only 100 of each design are available to the public and will be sold at the Machel Montano store in Trinidad’s Piarco International Airport. The collection features Montano’s signature M and double M logos, as well as, logos from his current hit songs – ‘Happiest Man Alive’, ‘FogRead More
New York, New York – Tarrus Riley recent album, ‘Love Situation’ continues to top the charts and hits the #1 spot again, this time on the Billboard Reggae chart. Love Situation released on February 4, debuted at #1 on the iTunes reggae chart along with five tracks hitting the singles chart. With the great success of the album Tarrus Riley, JukeBoxx records, Cannon Music, and Zojak World Wide are all very pleased with the current success of the album and the response from fans and critics alike worldwide. Patricia MeschinoRead More
The band with the innovative lion masks is back; with top models in the band and live performers, with local and international DJs playing old and new school Soca along with Electronica and Afro-beat mixes for the road! 2014 marks 10 years of the GENERATION LION BRAND- which includes the historic Jouvay band and Generation Lion Magazine. For the anniversary year the team plans a number of events including: special Hall of Fame events for T&T heroes; niche concerts in spectacular locations; and a constant release of Lion merchandise. ThisRead More
1st Klase Records hit compilation album, Stag Riddim, makes its worldwide debut on all major digital retailers on February 11, 2014, from FOX FUSE. A coveted partnership between one of Trinidad’s top labels 1st Klase Records and Trinidad’s Carib Brewery to promote their Stag Larger Beer, the Stag Riddim fueled the 2013 soca season and is now available for sale globally, for music fans to enjoy everywhere. The Stag Riddim sizzles with soca stars and provocative singles from KES with “Bring It To Meh,” Bunji Garlin with “Touchless,” Swappi withRead More
The year 2014 is a significant milestone for Trinidadian super trio 3 Canal, as they mark their 20th Anniversary in music. And to celebrate in style, they have teamed up with 1st Klase Records for two sizzling singles, “Carnival Comin’” and “Grimeee,” both available on February 11, 2014 from FOX FUSE. Hailing from the twin island nation of Trinidad and Tobago, 3 Canal define a style of music called rapso—conscious music that is more of a philosophy and stance than an identifiable musical signature. It has been termed “The PowerRead More

Posted On February 18, 2014By altonIn News

1st Klase Records Presents Stag Riddim: Part 2

1st Klase Records presents its highly anticipated Stag Riddim: Part 2, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on February 11, 2014, from FOX FUSE. The futuristic, heavy bass, grime-meets-soca formula of Stag Riddim: Part 2, produced by Klase Gonzales and mixed by Neel “Fadda” Dwala, are signature sounds of 1st Klase Records, a progressive label that continues to craft and compose the future of soca music. Stag Riddim: Part 2 is a brilliant follow-up to Stag Riddim, which was released on radio in 2013 for Trinidad’s Carnival season andRead More
New York, New York – International reggae crooner Sanchez wowed the sold out crowd at Bobby Clarke in association with Irie Jam Radio 1st Annual Ladies Ball, held at Club Amazura on Saturday February 8th. Entering the stage in a full suit of black, with his signature top hat, Sanchez along with his uniformed dressed band, was ready to take this sold out crowd down memory lane and back. Starting his set with his rendition of Otis Reddings ‘Change is Gonna Come’ the crowd began to cheer as Sanchez sangRead More