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“Coral Beats” All Female Drum Band Launches

“Coral Beats” All Female Drum Band Launches

A new all female drum group said they are ready to take Bermuda by storm, with their first public performance scheduled for later this month. The Brazilian Samba/Reggae drum band is called “Coral Beats”, with the group inspired by a women’s drum group that their founder Sue Riihiluoma saw perform outside Lincoln Centre in New York during the... Read more of this article

“All Or Nothing” Event Set For November 25

“All Or Nothing” Event Set For November 25

WildLyfe Promotions is getting set to hold “All Or Nothing,” a sound clash event, on Saturday, November 25 at R.A.A Club in St. George’s, with gates to open at 10.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Things seem to be heating up in the reggae/dancehall arena again in Bermuda. “WildLyfe Promotions seems to be one of the few promoters looking... Read more of this article

‘Live Love Life’ Youth Talent Contest On Nov 12

‘Live Love Life’ Youth Talent Contest On Nov 12

The Minister of National Security Wayne Caines, is encouraging the public to support Bermuda’s young people this Sunday [November 12th] at the “Live Love Life” youth talent competition. “The event is part of the Ministry’s continuing outreach efforts to engage the community and raise awareness about the importance of addressing violence... Read more of this article

PlayList Kicks Off Developing Artists Program

PlayList Kicks Off Developing Artists Program

PlayList is kicking off their Developing Artists Program [DAP] 2018 with an online video submission audition call, with a submission deadline of Friday, December 1. A spokesperson said, “PlayList Management & Talent is looking for young, talented artists to participate in the program, which is designed to cultivate talent, provide growth opportunities,... Read more of this article

‘Proud To Be Bermudian’ Funds To Be Dispersed

‘Proud To Be Bermudian’ Funds To Be Dispersed

‘The Bermudians’ group — who released the DVD/CD ‘Proud To Be Bermudian’ in 2011 — is partnering with the Bermuda Education Network [BEN] and Stationery Store in order to distribute funds raised to the island’s public school teachers. A spokesperson said, “On April 20, 2011 the grass-roots group “The... Read more of this article

‘Taste Of Bermuda Showcase’ On November 11

‘Taste Of Bermuda Showcase’ On November 11

The Loyal Hill Community Field Trustees will be hosting a Taste of Bermuda Showcase on Saturday [Nov 11] from 12.00 noon until 5.00pm, with music by Bussy Dread. A spokesperson said, “All the monies raised will go to the WIA Hurricane Fund. DeGraff’s Lunch Counter and Twisted Sista Foods will be in attendance.” Related StoriesJeron... Read more of this article

Philharmonic Society Presents Autumn Classics

Philharmonic Society Presents Autumn Classics

Members of the public are invited to hear local and overseas musicians play pieces by Mozart, Haydn and Handel on 5th November. At the Bermuda Philharmonic Society’s Autumn Classics performance, Bermuda-born Irish violin prodigy Mairéad Hickey will solo during Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3, saying: “I am delighted to be returning to Bermuda... Read more of this article

Bermuda Festival Unveils 2018 Programme

Bermuda Festival Unveils 2018 Programme

The Bermuda Festival of Performing Arts today [Oct 31] launched its 2018 programme, an exciting unique mixture of local and international performances running from Saturday, January 13 to Saturday, March 17 next year. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Festival of Performing Arts today [Oct 31] launched its 2018 programme, an exciting unique mixture... Read more of this article

Fiyah Marshall’s Album ‘Blazin’ Released

Fiyah Marshall’s Album ‘Blazin’ Released

Bermudian musician Fiyah Marshall released his album ‘Blazin’ today [Oct 26], with anyone purchasing the album between now and November 2 eligible to win a free airline ticket. The album features a number of high profile artists and producers, delivering a fusion of reggae, soca, hip hop, EDM, and Latin music. Fiyah Marshall, Marlon Asher,... Read more of this article

Free ‘Culture Fest’ Event On Sunday At SCC

Free ‘Culture Fest’ Event On Sunday At SCC

The Bermuda Tourism Authority has released the performance line-up for this Sunday’s  [Oct 22] free Culture Fest at Somerset Cricket Club, saying “the 100 percent Bermudian programme is a wrap-up celebration for Rediscover the Rail Trail, an event described as a day of discovery along the Railway Trail in the west end.” The Railway Trail... Read more of this article

Country Singer Donates Guitars To CedarBridge

Country Singer Donates Guitars To CedarBridge

Renowned US country singer Jessica Lynn, who performed at the Bermuda Festival in early 2017, has arranged for two acoustic guitars to be donated to the Cedarbridge Academy music department following her visit to the school to present an outreach programme to students. “The experience”, said Ms Lynn in an email to Tiffany Fox, head of music at the... Read more of this article

Butler Praises Festival For Inviting Youth Bands

Butler Praises Festival For Inviting Youth Bands

Local author Dale Butler has welcomed the decision of the Bermuda Festival to include the best of the Island’s youth bands in the 2018 Festival program. Mr Butler, who will be one of the three judges in the competition to choose two bands to perform in the Festival, said that the decision had fulfilled a long time dream. “I have been longing for... Read more of this article

DJ Younguls Is ‘Putting The Fun In Fundraising’

DJ Younguls Is ‘Putting The Fun In Fundraising’

On Saturday, October 14th at the Hamilton Princess and Beach Club, DJ Younguls! will host an “epic party,” which will put the ‘fun’ in fundraising, with part proceeds set to be donated to charity. Starting at 9pm, Younguls! will connect and celebrate Old School and New School with Bermuda’s finest DJ talent – “deep... Read more of this article