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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

TROIKA’s “The Color Purple” Opens Tonight

TROIKA’s “The Color Purple” Opens Tonight

People on the island will have the opportunity to “experience Broadway in Bermuda” starting tonight [Feb 3] as TROIKA Bermuda presents the reprise of their sold out performances of the hit musical ‘The Color Purple.’ The production will run through February 5 at The Ruth Seaton James Center for the Performing Arts, with doors... Read more of this article

Six Musicians Selected For America’s Cup Band

Six Musicians Selected For America’s Cup Band

Six local musicians have been chosen to be a part of The Band which will play at various events during the America’s Cup, with Dave Pitman, Jesse Seymour, Torrey Tacklyn, Troy Washington Sr., Raven Baksh and Leroy Francis all set to perform.“After live auditions, the public were encouraged to vote online for their favourite contestants to... Read more of this article

Ensemble Singers To Perform At St. Anne’s

Ensemble Singers To Perform At St. Anne’s

Fresh from singing at the opening of the Bermuda Festival, The Ensemble Singers will be performing in concert at St. Anne’s Church at 4.00pm on Sunday, January 29. The concert is a fund-raising event of St. Anne’s in celebration of its 400th anniversary. A spokesperson said, “The programme will feature popular spirituals arranged... Read more of this article

Primary School Choir Competition On Feb 11

Primary School Choir Competition On Feb 11

The Berkeley Institute Dame Marjorie Bean Library is getting to present the fourth annual Primary School Valentine’s Choir Competition on Saturday, February 11, with cash prizes for winning schools. The participating schools will include Bermuda Institute, West End Primary, Warwick Academy, Somerset Primary, Purvis Primary, Mount St. Agnes Academy,... Read more of this article

Music Video: Violinist Showcases Bermuda

Music Video: Violinist Showcases Bermuda

Bermuda has been showcased by violinist Sally Potterton as she uses the island as a backdrop to her talents in playing ‘Clean Bandit’ at Admiralty Park. In posting the video, Ms. Potterton said, “As a musician I get to travel and work in some amazing parts of the world. One of the most incredible places I’ve ever been lucky enough... Read more of this article

‘King Of The Hype’ Event Set For February 4

‘King Of The Hype’ Event Set For February 4

‘Kings of the Hype Part 2′ is set to take place on Saturday, February 4, giving performing artists the opportunity to “prove who is the king of the hype.” A spokesperson said, “For as long as we can remember, Bermuda’s dancehall reggae scene has always had a “King Sound” which is a sound that can entertain the crowd,... Read more of this article

Public Encouraged To Vote: America’s Cup Band

Public Encouraged To Vote: America’s Cup Band

Close to 50 entertainers auditioned over the weekend to be a member of The Band, which will play at various events during the 35th America’s Cup. The open auditions were held on Saturday, January 14 in the Earl Cameron Theatre beginning at 9:30am and were open to members of the public 16 and up. The majority of the contestants had pre-registered,... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s ‘King Infamus’ To Perform In Miami

Bermuda’s ‘King Infamus’ To Perform In Miami

Bermudian musician King Infamus is getting set to perform in Miami, Florida after being selected by Coast2Coast DJs to take the stage at Miami Live Venue, marking his first on-stage performance outside of Bermuda. The hip hop artist has performed at various venues around the island over the years, including a number of gigs at Chewstick. King Infamus... Read more of this article

Music Video: Twanée Butterfield’s “Like Me”

Music Video: Twanée Butterfield’s “Like Me”

Bermudian singer Twanée Butterfield has released a music video for “Like Me,” a song that is set to appear on her upcoming mixtape release. “Like Me” was produced by Elevator Musik and co-produced by Ky Miller. The pop songstress also recently appeared on the Starz series “Power” [season two, episode nine] with a... Read more of this article

Musical Director Appointed: America’s Cup Band

Musical Director Appointed: America’s Cup Band

Veteran musician Robert Edwards [pictured] has been named Musical Director for The Band, which will be created to play during the 35th America’s Cup. The Band will be paid to play at various events during the five-week long America’s Cup events from May 26 to June 27, 2017. Mr. Edwards will oversee The Band auditions, musical selections, rehearsals... Read more of this article

Win Free Tickets To Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Win Free Tickets To Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Veterans In Action is getting set to present a Bob Marley tribute concert on Saturday, February 4, with Bernews to give away four pairs of free tickets [total of eight] to the show between now and then, starting tomorrow [Jan 10]. The concert will be held at the BAA Gymnasium, with doors opening at 9.00pm. The show, hosted by DJ Fray, will include... Read more of this article

Video: Terron Webb Wins Calypso Competition

Video: Terron Webb Wins Calypso Competition

Young Bermudian singer Terron Webb, who lives in St. Kitts and Nevis, has won the Sugar Mas Junior Calypso Competition for the second time in a row. The young singer, who performs under the name ‘Invincible,’ earned the title by performing the songs “As the World Turns” and “Youngsters Unite.” A MyVueNews story said, “Eleven-year-old... Read more of this article