Monthly Archives: "June 2015"

Ammoye Brings History to Life with A Rework of Woman of the Ghetto! June 2nd, 2015 – Toronto, ON, Canada Some of the best musical nuggets are songs that were recorded in the past, and Canada’s leading Songstress and JUNO Award nominee Ammoye, goes back in the past to bring Marlena Shaw’s “Woman of the Ghetto” to life adding a touch of 2015 grit to her rendition. Produced by The Rhythm Express as a part of their multiple artist compilation entitled Midnight Express, Ammoye delivers a soul stirring performance thatRead More
STEPHEN “RAGGA” MARLEY REVEALS FULL TOUR DATES + BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR “GHETTO BOY” FEAT. BOUNTY KILLER & COBRA AVAILABLE NOW ON iTUNES Bob Marley’s Son & Grammy-Winning Musician Joins Convo About Ongoing Cycle of Crime & Violence #BreakTheCycle Stephen “Ragga” Marley – the eight-time Grammy winner and multi-talented singer/ songwriter/musician/producer – announces headlining tour and releases the brand new video for his latest single “Ghetto Boy” ft. Bounty Killer & Cobra. The track is available now on iTunes and will be featured on his forthcoming album Revelation Part II:Read More

Posted On June 2, 2015By altonIn News

NEW MURAL IS NAMED & LAUNCHED DOWNTOWN

‘THE RETURN OF THE CANBOULAY’: MURAL LAUNCHED AND NAMED ON QUEEN STREET “A city is only as great as its Public Art”… On Wednesday 27th May 2015 at 5:30pm.there was a formal launch and naming of the mural ‘The Return of the Canboulay’ in the Guardian car park on the corner of Queen’s and St. Vincent Streets Port-of-Spain. The mural- which was commissioned by Mr Gregory Aboud- was a collaborative effort of Mr Rubadiri Victor and Mr Keegan Simon- with the assistance of young artists Francois and Jean Michel LeRead More
International Soca Songstress Zoelah Sizzling Summer Hit Bound Single “Touch Ya” by Billboard Producer Ricky Blaze Brooklyn, NY (MPR Consulting) – Deemed as one of the most talented and versatile producer in the business, billboard charting Ricky Blaze is renowned for blending and fusing various genres. There is no uncharted music territory as Ricky Blaze various productions in reggae, dancehall, pop, R&B, soca and even dance music have charted worldwide. As memorial day kicked off the unofficial summer season, Ricky’s latest production “Touch Ya” featuring the vocals of international socaRead More
Lilliput Children’s Theatre Makes A BIG Statement For Its Fortieth Anniversary Veteran Children’s Theatre Company Makes History As One Of Trinidad And Tobago’s Oldest Children’s Performing Arts Organisations Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago… Four decades ago, two friends and colleagues, Noble Douglas and Tony Hall, embarked upon the groundbreaking task of creating Trinidad and Tobago’s first children’s theatre company. Their foresight led to the establishment of the Lilliput Children’s Theatre, Trinidad and Tobago’s seminal children’s arts institution. This year, Lilliput marks that milestone with its 40th anniversary production, BIG,Read More
REGGAE LOVES JAH COMPILATION OUT NOW ON VP RECORDS From the opening strains of Buju Banton’s haunting Our Father in Zion to the evangelistic delivery of Luciano’s live performance of his classic, It’s Me Again Jah there is no mistaking, Reggae Loves Jah is a thoughtful collection of hits that we are all familiar with, but all on one compilation that is sure to become a favorite for reggae lovers globally. Released on VP Records, the selection and sequencing of the songs by Dane “Fatman” Bogle, easily captures the essenceRead More
ALBOROSIE MEETS KING JAMMY – DUB OF THRONES DEBUTS IN TOP 10 ON U.S. BILLBOARD REGGAE ALBUM CHART VP Records/Greensleeves Presents Tune-for-Tune Dub Showdown with the 21st Century Dubmaster and Original King of Dub Sound System Style U.S. Tour Planned to Support Album Launch Confirmed for 31st Annual Reggae On The River Festival Alborosie Meets King Jammy – Dub Of Thrones (VP/Greensleeves Records, April 14) debuts at #7 on the U.S. Billboard Album Reggae Chart this week. Available on limited edition vinyl, CD and digitally – the mostly instrumental releaseRead More
CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution Acquires Exciting New Slate of Films Bridgetown, Barbados CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD) has recently amped up its efforts to boost the global Caribbean film industry via new acquisitions to its growing film roster. The initiative is an integral part of CTWD’s ‘3D Distribution Project’, financed by the EU’s ACPCultures+ Program. The new acquisitions include feature length films, documentaries, short-films, and episodic TV series, such as the hit Barbadian series ‘Keeping up with the Joneses’ (2014), created and directed by Rommel Hall and Shane Holford, tells the storyRead More