Monthly Archives: "February 2014"

NEW YORK, NY – To celebrate the 35th anniversary of Saint Lucia’s independence, the office of the Saint Lucia Consulate General in New York has scheduled the inaugural Saint Lucia Independence Lecture for February 13, 2014 at 6:30PM at the Richard Harris Terrace, Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), located at 199 Chambers Street, New York. Professor Alvin Hippolyte, Saint Lucian actor, director, and writer, will speak at the event, which is open to the public and will be attended by Saint Lucians, Caribbean students, and other special guests. ARead More
Miami, Florida – The 3rd Annual Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival of Music, Art & Dance presents 4-Days of holistic entertainment to engage all of the senses, February 20th-23rd, 2014. Oriented as a ‘lifestyle festival’, in addition to a solid musical foundation of over 50 bands from around the world, the Festival’s Zen Village and Healing Arts Area host numerous wellness workshops and services by practitioners of many healing modalities. Festival organizers create a relaxed, family-friendly environment for arts celebration, wellness practice, community building, and cross-cultural exchange on the beautiful beachesRead More

Posted On February 13, 2014By altonIn News

Orisha Sound Releases Sultry New Single "Own Ya"

Los Angeles, CA – Once again, Orisha Sound gets your body moving with her latest dance single “Own Ya.” Coming off the success of her latest song, “World War III” a duet with the dancehall king, Beenie Man, Orisha is proving once again that she’s a versatile artist in her own right, as she shows her softer side to her fans. Drawing you in with her lustful voice and enticing lyrics, “Own Ya” is the obvious next step for the talented artist. Captivating the audience from the very start, theRead More
New York, NY – Jamaican reggae star I-Octane reveals the track list and launch details for his highly-anticipated upcoming album My Journey, available worldwide in stores and online on March 4, 2014 from DJ Frass/Tad’s Record. Born Byiome Muir in Clarendon, Jamaica, I-Octane has been carving his niche in the reggae realm since hitting the scene over 5 years ago. A collaborative effort with his long-time friend and producer Andre “DJ Frass” Gordon, My Journey is a 16-track masterpiece that delves inside the soul and sound of this prolific artist,Read 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
Ready to draw in the Carnival season for the penultimate climax, Smash Productions releases his long anticipated 2014 project, the Bateria Riddim. Traversing deep into the rugged, historical, rich landscape of the favela Rocinha and transcending all rhythmical journeys ever made, this highly explosive riddim has managed to capture the true pulse of Rio de Janeiro, reverberating back to the streets of Port of Spain, with a resounding pitch. A project inspired by a trip to the favelas in 2012, curiously drawn to the musical ensemble making up the sambaRead More
New York, New York – For the past few days, social media have been buzzing that Konshens will be making a guest appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show alongside dancehall superstar Sean Paul. Well the buzz is real! Sean Paul, who is currently promoting his upcoming album ‘Full Frequency’ set to release on February 18 via Atlantic, will appear on The Arsenio Hall Show with Konshens. The first single off Sean Paul new album titled ‘Want Dem All’ features Konshens and has brought a different energy in the clubs whenRead More
Inspired by the sacred North American Indian ceremony, and brought to you through the collaboration of Triniyard and Precision Productions, we present to you the mystical mingling of music, the earth’s soul, and mankind’s praises to the sun: The SunDance Riddim This effort marks another progressive step by the members of Triniyard who over the years have given you such exclusive events as: SunDance Glow (Chaguaramas Golf Course), SunDance Anniversary (Bowen Marine) and SunDance Glow 2 (Jean Pierre Complex). After successfully drawing thousands in with their unsurpassed service, the teamRead More
This week, reggae star Damian “Jr Gong” Marley scores another Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) Gold certified hit for his Skrillex collab “Make It Bun Dem.” This is the first time Damian has reached this status since his ‘Welcome To Jamrock’ album in 2006. The album’s title track also sold over 500,000 units in 2005. Skrillex reached out to Damian to be on the track and the rest is history. When released in 2012, “Make It Bun Dem” saturated all blogs, clubs and airwaves worldwide. To date, the videoRead More
New York, New York – For the past few days, social media have been buzzing that Konshens will be making a guest appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show alongside dancehall superstar Sean Paul. Well the buzz is real! Sean Paul, who is currently promoting his upcoming album ‘Full Frequency’ set to release on February 18 via Atlantic, will appear on The Arsenio Hall Show with Konshens. The first single off Sean Paul new album titled ‘Want Dem All’ features Konshens and has brought a different energy in the clubs whenRead More