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Review: Chaka Khan Lights Up Bermuda Festival

Review: Chaka Khan Lights Up Bermuda Festival

[Written by Vejay Steede] First thing’s first; Chaka Khan is a Goddess. She is a criminally underrated vocalist whose voice can deliver primal screams with the same unflinching mastery as it delivers melodic lullaby hums. She is, in a word, magnificent. Now don’t get me wrong; those of us who know her power certainly consider Chaka a legend. The... Read more of this article

March 17: Caravan Entertainers Awards Event

March 17: Caravan Entertainers Awards Event

Atlantic Publishing House and Leopards Club International will be holding the Caravan Entertainers Awards Luncheon on Sunday, March 17 at 1.30pm at the Leopards Club, with lunch and live entertainment. A spokesperson said, “Atlantic Publishing House and Leopards Club International have announced the recipients of music awards. The seven awardees have... Read more of this article

Wilson Wins Grammy For ‘Spiderman Theme’

Wilson Wins Grammy For ‘Spiderman Theme’

[Written by Don Burgess] Justin Wilson won a Grammy on Sunday night, with Wilson, along with Randy Waldman and Randy Kibble, taking home the Grammy for Best Arrangement, Instruments, and Vocals for the ‘Spiderman Theme.’ Wilson and Waldman were also nominated for Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Capella with the ‘Batman Theme.’ He... Read more of this article

Tickets Now On Sale For Bermuda Idol Contest

Tickets Now On Sale For Bermuda Idol Contest

Rashaun Bean, John Dale, Andre Tee Simmons, Shamairah Darrell, Rashae Bean, Kanaz Tuzo, Ebony Clarke, Kaelah Ming, Chelsea McNorton, Natasha Hayward, Elca Maranzana, Jamal Springer, and Delijah Symonds will be competing in the 2019 Bermuda Idol on March 16th. The event will be hosted by Inter-Island Communications who said, “Get your tickets today... Read more of this article

Relay For Life Launches Song Competition

Relay For Life Launches Song Competition

Relay For Life of Bermuda announced the launch of the Bermuda Relay Song Competition. With a mission is to raise awareness and funds to support access to cancer prevention, early detection, treatment and support provided by Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre, the competition seeks to find a unique anthem for the local event which takes place May 17-19,... Read more of this article

Veteran Musicians Open For Mary Bridget Davies

Veteran Musicians Open For Mary Bridget Davies

The Bermuda Festival has announced that “the Festival is looking forward to a special tribute to Janis Joplin and the music of the 60s, costumes and all, this weekend.” Mr. Armand said, “I am happy to announce that 4Time, a band comprised of Bermudian musicians Robert “Sai” Emery, Jeffrey Marshall, Ben Payne, and David Skinner will... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Get Up Get Down N Get Funky

Warwick Academy Get Up Get Down N Get Funky

Warwick Academy is getting set to present “Get Up Get Down n Get Funky” on Saturday, February 23rd. The event poster says, “Dine to the music of the Warwick Academy Jazz Band and then party the night away with the Wall Street Band.” A spokesperson said, “Come and enjoy a wide selection of music from Jazz to R&B, Rock to Reggae. If you... Read more of this article

CedarBridge & Berkeley Gospel Extravaganza

CedarBridge & Berkeley Gospel Extravaganza

CedarBridge Academy and Berkeley Institute have joined forces to host a Gospel Extravaganza in aid of 35 students from both schools who will be travelling to the UK in March to tour Colleges and Universities. The Gospel Extravaganza will be held on February 2nd from 7:30pm until 9:30om at the Berkeley Institute Cafetorium, and will include performances... Read more of this article

Bermuda Institute Hosting Steel Pan Showcase

Bermuda Institute Hosting Steel Pan Showcase

[Updated] Bermuda Institute will be hosting a Steel Pan Showcase on Sunday, February 10th from 6.00pm to 7.30pm at the Bermuda Institute Auditorium. The event will feature the Bermuda Institute Steel band, Somersfield Steel orchestra, De Onion Patch Crew and Berkeley Institute. Tickets are available on ptix.bm for $25. Update Feb 2, 11.29am: The event... Read more of this article

Audio: Collie Buddz’s New Single ‘Bounce It’

Audio: Collie Buddz’s New Single ‘Bounce It’

Bermudian singer Collie Buddz has released a new single ‘Bounce It’, with the catchy tune featuring Ghanaian artist Stonebwoy. The video’s description said, “Bounce It is the latest single from Bermudan reggae artist Collie Buddz’s upcoming album Hybrid. Like the rest of the songs on the album, the single was completely produced,... Read more of this article

God’s Love Gospel Explosion On February 16

God’s Love Gospel Explosion On February 16

The St. Luke AME Church will be hosting their God’s Love Gospel Explosion on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Ruth Seaton James Center for Performing Arts at 7:00 p.m. The Mistress of Ceremony for the evening will be Nikita Robinson, and this inspirational gospel concert will feature some of the top Gospel talent from various church denominations... Read more of this article

Savvy Entertainment Vegas Night On February 2

Savvy Entertainment Vegas Night On February 2

On February 2, 2019 Savvy Entertainment will host the second Vegas Night event at the Shed on Cross Island, Dockyard. At this casino themed night, attendees will enjoy live performances by Bermuda artists and DJs while sipping on their favourite cocktails. Attendees will also have the opportunity to win prizes, network and mingle, play casino-style... Read more of this article

Somerset Brigade Band Festival On February 9

Somerset Brigade Band Festival On February 9

The Somerset Brigade Band is getting set to host an event titled Festival of Music on February 9 at St. James Church Hall beginning at 7.30pm. Assistant Secretary of the Band Graham Maule explained, “The interesting story about our chief patron is that Mr. Crockwell is 90 years old, and as far as I know, he is the only surviving band member who... Read more of this article