Caribbean Cultural News Category

On the eve of taking part in twice Grammy nominated artist JBoog’s “L.O.E” (Love Over Everything) 2018 Tour which kicks off February 10th in California, international reggae star Etana has revealed the cover art and track listing of her highly anticipated “REGGAE FOREVER” album. As the title suggest, “REGGAE FOREVER” does just that. Music industry insiders that have previewed the album, have agreed in unison that the album is deemed to become a classic, and that reggae music is well alive now and forever as the 14 tracks deliver topics that run the gamutRead More
POS, Trinidad (Sonique Solutions) – The St. Mary’s College Past Pupils Association has undoubtedly outdone itself with another unforgettable edition of its annual all-inclusive Carnival fundraiser as “Fete with the Saints” 2018 was another sold-out success. The beloved premium all-inclusive event has throughout the years evolved into a must-go affair with fete enthusiasts clamouring for its highly coveted tickets from as early December. This year the fete that was held at the St. Mary’s College grounds boasted the very best in top-notch décor, a free-flowing ambiance with strategically placed bars,Read More
There are times when words alone are not enough. In those moments where the perfect expression of soulful feeling is called for, a song, just the right one, can convey your exact inner emotions as it creates a special mood. With this creative goal in mind, Pressure Busspipe ft R.City present “Slow Motion”, a melodic gift. A release, which instantly sets the ambiance to romance, causing bodies to combine and ignite with the kind of uncontrollable friction so many in the world crave. Produced by Deli Banger and Precision ProductionsRead More
VP Records artist Bunji Garlin and dancehall vixen Shenseea, have collaborated right in time for the peak period of Trinidad & Tobago’s 2018 Carnival Season with a remix to his 2017 hit single “Big Bad Soca”, out on February 2nd. Produced by Jus Now, the fusion of Shenseea’s energetic vocals with Bunji’s iconic captivating sound gives listeners a 3-minute earful of carnival vibes. Bunji Garlin has had a stellar 2017 with the release of his VP Records chart topping album “Turn Up” in September along with a carnival season runRead More
Sport can change minds; Sport can change lives. The 2018 Carnival, the Centre of attention in Trinidad & Tobago at present, one Sport & Cultural Club is beckoning the general public to attend their 2018 fundraiser, “The Ultimate Seaside Cooler Fete”, the proceeds of which will be directed to the development of youth in Trinidad & Tobago. Paragon Sports & Cultural Club, located at 2 Foreshore Lands, at the border of Cocorite and Westmoorings, is one of the oldest Sports & Cultural Clubs, founded in 1947 by a group ofRead More
An eclectic all-star lineup of artists, musicians, actors, and comedians will take the stage as presenters at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. This year’s presenters include 18-time GRAMMY® winner Tony Bennett, current GRAMMY nominee Dave Chappelle, three-time GRAMMY winner and current nominee Kelly Clarkson, professional football player Victor Cruz, GRAMMY winner Eve, current GRAMMY nominee Jim Gaffigan, actress Katie Holmes, previous GRAMMY nominee Nick Jonas, actress Anna Kendrick, 15-time GRAMMY winner Alicia Keys, 10-time GRAMMY winner John Legend, actor Shemar Moore, comedian and television host Trevor Noah, current GRAMMY nomineeRead More
Even in the most crowded reggae party, men and women still couple up when the selector plays “I Feel Good.” Whether it’s the slow tempo, the sensual lyrics, or his raspy voice, Beres Hammond has become synonymous with lovers’ rock.  Although he has made music across genres in his over 30-year career, Hammond is best known for tunes like “She Loves Me Now,” “They Gonna Talk,” and his international breakout hit “What One Dance Can Do.” Now, the 62-year-old Jamaican crooner is back to prove he still knows all about romance. HisRead More
Caught up in the year-to-year grind, too many have forgotten the true owners of Carnival… The people. Masqueraders have missed Power Soca and have raised their voices calling for it to again be front and center in the Mas. Today, a team of fearless game changers answers the call, bringing the people’s desires to full fruition. AdvoKit Productions, P.A.G.E., Smash Productions, along with Precision Productions, are releasing a pulse racing EP, aptly called the Power Generation, in tribute to our peers and supporters whose vocal commands are now transformed intoRead More
High Society Reggae  A selection of tunes to accompany only the highest grade herbal refreshment for the pickiest aficionado. #movingonup ‘Playlist Cover: Gyptian’ Dub For Your Head Dub For Your Head is a collection of tunes, with huge reverbs, trippy tape delays, and heavy bass. Staying true to the Dub Rockers mission, this playlist includes everything from the foundation to the most recent creations in Dub music. Surf Reggae Focus on pulling into the next barrel and let us focus on curating the perfect playlist for your next session. SurfRead More
Dub Rockers, an imprint of VP Records, is proud to announce that beginning Wednesday, January 10th in Buffalo, NY, Raging Fyah will be a special guest act on Rebelution’s 2018 Winter Greens Tour. The tour will run through the end of February and include over twenty dates with stops in Pittsburg, Nashville, Detroit, Chicago, New Orleans, Dallas and more. Raging Fyah have become trailblazers in the reggae industry with a 2016 Grammy nomination for their album “Everlasting” as well as launching a strain of their own Cannabis titled Everlasting Cush,Read More