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Shango Trex-ONE LOVE JAMAICA FESTIVAL-JAPAN Catapila Nevin-ONE LOVE JAMAICA FESTIVAL-JAPAN The duo FREEMYNZ captivating fans-globally! When Reggae musicians David “Catapila” Nevin and Dennis “Shango Trex” Llewellyn embarked on their individual music careers, they never imagined one day they would evolve into the duo, music lovers would come to know as Freemynz. Stemming from a need to be open minded, and being totally oblivious to society’s ‘box’ mentally…Freemynz (pronounced free minds) was born. Hailing from New York by way of Kingston, Jamaica, Shango Trex has been on the music scene forRead More
Contemporary Choreographers’ Collective Dance Festival Continues Its 2014 Call For Submissions Trinidad and Tobago’s Singular Curated And Juried Dance Festival Seeks Pioneering And Exploratory Contemporary And Post-Modern Choreography Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago… Trinidad and Tobago’s singular curated and juried dance festival, the Contemporary Choreographers’ Collective (COCO) Dance Festival, continues its call for submissions of contemporary, post-modern and experimental choreography for its 2014 installment. All applications along with supporting material must be submitted via email or snail mail no later than August 15, 2014, for adjudication by COCO’s panel.Read More
The 4th Annual Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival – New York Offers a Taste of the Caribbean in Queens’ Roy Wilkins Park QUEENS, NY – Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, New York will be transformed into a mecca of Jamaican food, music and culture on Sunday, July 20, when the Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival – New York makes its fourth staging this year. Patrons attending “New York’s Biggest Caribbean Food Festival” will be treated to a feast of tasty jerk cuisine, traditional folk performances and a contemporary concert designed to heightenRead More
Full Line Up Announced for the 11th Annual Montreal International Reggae Festival! For Immediate Release Monday July 14th, 2014 – Montreal, QC, Canada Organizers of the 11th Annual Montreal International Reggae Festival are pleased to announce the full line up for 2014, and the lineup does not disappoint offering a range of Reggae, Dancehall and Soca! The historic sight of the Old Port (Jacques Cartier Quays) will feel the pulse of bass, and the roar of fans who skank and dance with their favorite artists such as Etana, Maxi Priest,Read More
VP RECORDS 35th ANNIVERSARY POP-UP EXHIBIT TO DEBUT AT NYC’S ANNUAL GRACE JAMAICAN JERK FESTIVAL From ska to rocksteady, roots reggae to dub, lover’s rock to dancehall – VP Records has been at the forefront of Jamaica’s musical evolution. 2014 marks the 35th anniversary when its founders Vincent and his wife Patricia Chin moved their headquarters from Kingston, Jamaica to Jamaica, New York transforming their operations into the largest reggae company worldwide. On unday July 20th, 2014, VP Records will celebrate their story and the history of reggae music withRead More
St. Kitts Music Festival – Among The Best   Artistes and Attendees Alike Laud the Event Pictured: (Above) Tessanne Chin, Season 5 Winner of NBC’s “The Voice” performing on Saturday night, June 28, at St. Kitts Music Festival 2014. Basseterre, St. Kitts – The mix of musical talents and genres that was showcased on stage at the 18th annual St. Kitts Music Festival held June 26-28, 2014 led to patrons and visiting media alike hailing the event as “the best ever.” “I am extremely pleased with the high quality ofRead More
MONTSERRAT CALABASH FESTIVAL KICKS OFF THIS WEEKEND, 13 – 20 JULY   The Annual Montserrat Calabash Festival commences this Sunday 13th July 2014, under the theme, ‘Embracing Your African Heritage’. The celebration in its 9th year, is named after the Calabash fruit that was traditionally used to produce eating utensils, musical instruments and decorative items. The Festival seeks to promote Montserrat through a range of events such as a Calabash Jog & Stroll, Calabash Hike, Island Boat Tour, a Grand Food Fair, a Gospel Concert, Prof. Dr. George Irish LectureRead More
HEADLINER MARKET GROUP P R E S E N T S Saturday July 19 Overtown Business District I NW 3rd Avenue between 8th & 11th Street Headliner Market Group I City Commissioner Keon Hardemon SE Overtown Parkwest CRA “Overtown Music & Arts Festival” * * * FREE ADMISSION * * * Raheem Devaughn to Headline All-Star Line Up at 4th Annual Overtown Music and Arts Festival Overtown Transforms Into A Cultural Oasis Hub To Celebrate Its Rich Music History Overtown Music and Arts Festival-Saturday, July 19, 2014 from 11am-7pm |Read More
Tiana Shines at Summerjam Festival in Germany – To Be Featured In The August Issue of Riddim Magazine The Dancehall Duchess Tiana who has recently completed her six-week European tour alongside controversial deejay Alkaline, kick start off her five-week Solo Summer Tour with a magnificent performance at Europe’s biggest reggae/dancehall festival SummerJam. Tiana graced the stage about minutes after 2am with Me Nuh Fear Yuh produced by Konshens and D&H from France. The Duchess who performs alongside one of Germany’s biggest sound system PowPow Movement had the audience shouting outRead More

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Culinary, Cultural and Musical Experience for 4th annual Grace Jamaican Festival NY QUEENS, NY – Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, New York will be transformed into a mecca of Jamaican food, music and culture on Sunday, July 20, when the Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival – New York makes its fourth staging this year. Patrons attending “New York’s Biggest Caribbean Food Festival” will be treated to a feast of new and improved offerings designed to heighten their experience and continue the tradition of delivering exceptional entertainment, appealing to every member ofRead More