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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

‘Winter Wonderland’ Party Set For December 26

‘Winter Wonderland’ Party Set For December 26

An event called Winter Wonderland is set to be held on December 26 at CedarBridge Academy, featuring Immortal Stone Love and the Big Bad BodyGuard. A spokesperson said, “The best of Jamaica meets the best of Bermuda at Winter Wonderland this holiday weekend at CedarBridge Academy Cafeteria. “The Immortal Stone Love and the Big Bad BodyGuard,... Read more of this article

Tenors Unlimited Set To Perform In Bermuda

Tenors Unlimited Set To Perform In Bermuda

The internationally acclaimed operatic trio Tenors Unlimited will be making their debut performance at the Bermuda Festival of Performing Arts on Friday, February 3 and Saturday, February 4 at 8.30pm at the Mid-Ocean Amphitheatre at Fairmont Southampton. The group is taking time out of their US and UK tour to perform at the Festival. Jem Sharples from... Read more of this article

Allen Temple Church To Host “Midnight Clear”

Allen Temple Church To Host “Midnight Clear”

Bermuda will have the opportunity to hear what was billed as “the voice of an angel” when 15 year-old Bobby Hill of Philadelphia — who wowed the crowd when he performed for Pope John Francis — is featured as special guest for the annual Christmas Cantata of the Senior Choir of Allen Temple AME Church. The Allen Temple Senior Choir and... Read more of this article

America’s Cup Seeks Bermuda’s Best Musicians

America’s Cup Seeks Bermuda’s Best Musicians

America’s Cup is searching for Bermuda’s best musicians to form a professional band to play at various events during the five-week long event from May 26 to June 27, 2017. “The Band will be paid to play at various events during the 35th America’s Cup including Dock-Out shows, the America’s Cup Village and America’s Cup parties. They... Read more of this article