Monthly Archives: "October 2014"

Kingston, Jamaica and New York, NY Duane Stephenson’s newest album, Dangerously Roots, has only been available for 3 weeks, and has already built solid momentum placing the artist on numerous charts around the world, and has organizers organizing his promotional Dangerously Roots tour. Officially released on September 23rd, 2014, the album received critical acclaim from fans, as well as members of the Reggae fraternity who agree that that Dangerously Roots is a solid third album from the artist. The 16 track disk has received several accolades, among them being anRead More
Shanta Price is “Stush” with New BASSink Productions Hit Barbadian production house BASSink Productions debuts its first single for sale worldwide with Shanta Prince’s “Stush,” available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 13, 2014 from FOX FUSE. Composed by producer Dwain “Dwaingerous” Antrobus, the hit was released for the 2014 Crop Over season, Barbados’ annual carnival celebrations that culminated in August, where it received much fanfare. It also received a coveted featured on the iTunes U.S. Reggae Hot Tracks chart, during its week of release. Although diminutive inRead More
MARTIAN MUSIC PROPELS SOCA INTO THE MAINSTREAM New Release ‘Carnival: A Story About A Story’ Gets Top Billing on iTunes U.S. New York, NY – Trinidadian hit production house Martian Music propels soca into the mainstream with its new release Carnival: A Story About A Story, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on September 30, 2014), from FOX FUSE. The compilation of hits is a best-of Martian Music from this year’s Trinidad Carnival season and receives top billing on the iTunes U.S. Reggae homepage. Not only isRead More
Pioneer Choreographer Celebrates 30 Years of Dance With Her 2014 Season, “TEETH” The Noble Douglas Dance Company Marks The Beginning Of A Fourth Decade Of Dance October 6, 2014 – Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago… Trinidad and Tobago’s foremost modern contemporary dance company, the Noble Douglas Dance Company Inc. (NDDCI), will earn yet another accolade as it presents its 30th anniversary dance season, TEETH. The dance company will celebrate the momentous milestone with a presentation of primarily new works performed by a cast of apprentices, seasoned company members andRead More
Dance Caribe Performing Company Presents Retrospection – Then & Now And Announces Work with Cirque du Soleil for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games! Toronto, ON, Canada Under the distinguished patronage of the Caribbean Consular Corps, the Dance Caribe Performing Company presents Retrospection – Then & Now from October 19th to 25th, 2014 at various locations across the Greater Toronto Area! In celebration of their 25th anniversary, the award winning Dance Caribe Performing Company has put together a spectacular presentation for people of all walks of life to enjoy. DirectorRead More
Karen Hinds’ Phenomenal Woman Conference is returning to the Caribbean Waterbury, CT – The picturesque multi-island state of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be the location for the 2015 annual Karen Hinds’ Phenomenal Woman Conference (KHPWC). Now going into its 3rd year, the 2-day event will take place on April 10th-11th 2015 at the Russell’s Complex in Kingstown as it continues to provide a forum for women and girls to get focused, build a success mindset and develop the courage and boldness to accomplish their personal and professional aspirations.Read More
ETANA DEBUTES NEW VIDEO “RICHEST GIRL” ON MTV IGGY New Single From Her Forthcoming Studio Album I Rise Available Oct 28 on VP Records One of Jamaica’s most beloved singers Etana teams with the island’s esteemed director Ras Kassa for her new video “Richest Girl,” which premiered this week online with MTV Iggy and on her native country’s network program Hype TV. The romantic single is off her fourth studio album I Rise, to be released October 28, 2014 on VP Records. Etana continues to carry the torch as reggae’sRead More
Drawing from African roots and vibrations, King Fragrance has slowly been reaping the rewards and success of his “Africa” single. But it was far from an overnight success for the hit song as modern technology slowed down the process over 4 years ago when the Singjay recorded the single for producer Kevin Whyte. “He gave it to me, saying he knew that I was the person with the energy for it, but his computer crashed with all the rhythm files and vocals,” King Fragrance recalled. Whyte re-recorded the beat inRead More
Contemporary Choreographers’ Collective Dance Festival 2014 Successfully Launched Trinidad and Tobago’s Foremost Platform For The Presentation Of Innovative And Experimental Contemporary Choreography Offers A Comprehensive Calendar Of Activities September 30, 2014 – Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago… Last Monday September 22, 2014, the Résidence de France provided a cozy ambiance for the unveiling of the 2014 instalment of the Contemporary Choreographers’ Collective (COCO) Dance Festival. His Excellency Mr Jacques Sturm, Ambassador of France, hosted a private function for media and sponsors in partnership with COCO and the Alliance FrançaiseRead More
LADIES AND GENTLEMEN……THE BEATLES! INVADES MIAMI Curated by The GRAMMY Museum® and Fab Four Exhibits, Ladies and Gentlemen…The Beatles exhibition comes to HistoryMiami, October 10, 2014 to January 18, 2015 MIAMI – HistoryMiami, a Smithsonian Affiliate museum in Miami, FL, is proud to present Ladies and Gentlemen… The Beatles! exhibition from Oct. 10, 2014 through Jan. 18, 2015, a celebration of the fascination America has had with “Beatlemania” and the four lads from Liverpool during the past fifty years. Ladies & Gentlemen… The Beatles! is a traveling exhibition curated byRead More