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Bermuda Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Bermuda Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

The Bermuda Youth Orchestra [BYO] is getting set to present their “Pop Into Spring” concert on Sunday, April 30, a show that promises to “delight the senses with fun and familiar tunes, as well as some other less familiar, but still enjoyable pieces.” Also featured in the concert will be Bros in Music, a brass group made up of... Read more of this article

“Trials & Tribulations Of A Trailer Trash Wife”

“Trials & Tribulations Of A Trailer Trash Wife”

The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society [BMDS] is getting set to present ‘The Trials & Tribulations of a Trailer Trash Wife’. A spokesperson said, “This dark comedy, written by Playwright Del Shores, explores the story of Willadean Winkler’s [Brooke Burfitt] horrific existence as a battered woman backed into a corner like a caged animal.“Willadean’s... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Celebrate International Jazz Day

Bermuda To Celebrate International Jazz Day

In 2011, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization [UNESCO] officially designated April 30 as International Jazz Day in order to highlight jazz and its diplomatic role of uniting people in all corners of the globe. This year, International Jazz Day will be celebrated in 195 countries, covering all seven continents around the... Read more of this article

April 29th: Desert Eagle vs Prophecy Sound

April 29th: Desert Eagle vs Prophecy Sound

DE Promotions & MD Promotions are set to present ‘March Out Sound Clash 2017′ – featuring Desert Eagle Intl vs Prophecy Sound — on April 29th. “Fresh off the most recent Hardball Clash between two overseas sounds, DE Promotions & MD Promotions will present ‘March Out Sound Clash 2017′, the years first... Read more of this article

Column: Resurgence Of ‘Sound Clash’ Culture

Column: Resurgence Of ‘Sound Clash’ Culture

[Written by 'Sound Boyz 4 Life'] Over the past five years, Bermuda has been enjoying a resurgence of the local reggae and dancehall culture as artists, sound system crews, event promoters, and SB4L.com have been campaigning for the preservation and promotion of true reggae and dancehall culture events within Bermuda as bars and clubs have become the... Read more of this article

America’s Cup Local Band Named “4-Forty-1″

America’s Cup Local Band Named “4-Forty-1″

April 6th marks exactly 50 days to go until the America’s Cup begins at 5.00pm on 26th May, when the Great Sound will play host to the first race of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers with Oracle Team USA taking on Groupama Team France in race one. The ACBDA said that celebrating the 50 days-to-go milestone is also the perfect occasion... Read more of this article

“Good Vibez Only” Event Set For April 13

“Good Vibez Only” Event Set For April 13

Fyah Redds is getting set to host an event dubbed “Good Vibez Only” on Thursday, April 13 at the R.A.A Club in St. Georges. A spokesperson said, “Good Friday weekend just got even better. Apart from flying kites, fishcakes and hotcross buns and visiting family and friends, Good Friday is not complete without a good party. “F.R. Promotions... Read more of this article

Busking Fee Waived In St. George’s For 2017

Busking Fee Waived In St. George’s For 2017

The Corporation of St. George is waiving the usual busking fee for 2017 “in effort to create more atmosphere in the Town for the 2017 visitor season,” and is inviting interested musicians and street performers to contact them. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George [CSG] would like to extend an invitation to all musicians... Read more of this article

G&S To Hold Auditions For ‘The Wizard Of Oz’

G&S To Hold Auditions For ‘The Wizard Of Oz’

The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Bermuda is getting set to present ‘The Wizard of Oz’ in October, with auditions for the show to be held from June 2 to 4. A spokesperson said, “The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Bermuda is delighted to announce that it will be producing The Wizard of Oz between Thursday October 5 through Saturday October... Read more of this article

Pitches, Krokodiloes To Perform At Free Concert

Pitches, Krokodiloes To Perform At Free Concert

Bishop Nicholas Dill and U.S. Consul General Mary Ellen Koenig invite the public to attend a free lunchtime concert at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Tuesday, March 14th at 12:00 noon, featuring the Radcliffe Pitches and the Harvard Krokodiloes. This is the 10th year that the Harvard a Capella groups have performed publically in Bermuda to... Read more of this article

Philharmonic Society To Host ‘Spring Prelude’

Philharmonic Society To Host ‘Spring Prelude’

The Bermuda Philharmonic Society will be holding a concert on Sunday [March 5] at City Hall, saying the concert will feature “all strings music, sumptuous, lyrical and food for the soul.” A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Philharmonic is back! After a long absence we are coming back to life, with a fabulous concert this coming Sunday March... Read more of this article

Video: America’s Cup To Feature Local Musicians

Video: America’s Cup To Feature Local Musicians

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights ‘The Band’ that will perform at the 35th America’s Cup, saying “The band will play during AC 35, including dock-out shows, the America’s Cup Village, and at America’s Cup parties.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “Earlier this year, we launched auditions to... Read more of this article

Video: Wyclef Jean Concert Features Bermudian

Video: Wyclef Jean Concert Features Bermudian

Bermuda’s Hannah Eggen was featured onstage at a recent Wyclef Jean concert, with the Grammy award-winning artist giving her a ‘shout out’ for her dancing skills, asking the audience to “make some noise for the great Hannah out of Bermuda.” Screenshot from the broadcast showing Hannah Eggen & Wyclef JeanMs Eggen... Read more of this article