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Reggae Old School Jam On August 25th

Reggae Old School Jam On August 25th

The Loyal Hill Community Field Trustees will be hosting a Reggae Old School Jam on Friday, August 25 from 6.00pm until 12.00am, with music by Royal Empress Bussy Dread and guest DJs. DeGraff’s Lunch Counter will also be in attendance.” Related StoriesKabaka Pyramid To Perform In Bermuda Luciano Unable To Perform At Sept 3rd... Read more of this article

Luciano To Perform At “Tribute To Fadda Dub”

Luciano To Perform At “Tribute To Fadda Dub”

On September 3rd, One Love Promotions and Magnum Force Entertainment will be presenting a musical extravaganza to celebrate the life of Kent “Fadda Dub” Outerbridge, with the event set to feature reggae star Luciano and eight local sound system DJs A spokesperson said, “A vinyl dance, music extravaganza to celebrate the life of Kent Outerbridge... Read more of this article

Brotha Richie To Host Community Birthday Bash

Brotha Richie To Host Community Birthday Bash

On Saturday [Aug 19] Lynwood ‘Brotha Richie’ Richardson will be celebrating his 44th birthday by hosting a Free Community Beach Bash with a theme ‘Celebrating Life, Light, & Love’ at Clearwater Beach. Brotha Richie said, “The event will be taking place from 3pm – 9pm and is open to people of all ages to come down,... Read more of this article

Simons Brothers Showcase Talent At Shelly Bay

Simons Brothers Showcase Talent At Shelly Bay

[Written by Maya Palacio] The Simons Brothers performed live at Shelly Bay on Saturday, August 12th as part of their Road Show which encourages young artists to express their talents in a family friendly environment. The trio has been performing together for six years. Jonathan Simons, 17, plays the guitar with his swift melodies and rhythmic movement... Read more of this article

St. Paul AME To Host Gospel Jazz Concert

St. Paul AME To Host Gospel Jazz Concert

The St. Paul A.M.E. Church is getting set to host their Gospel Jazz Concert on Sunday [Aug 13] at 6.30pm. A spokesperson said, “The history of St. Paul A.M.E. Church is deeply intertwined with the journey of Black Bermudians and the larger life of the country for over 140 years. “It is this great tradition that led to the commitment to begin... Read more of this article

Video: Singer Posts Video Of Her Fall At Concert

Video: Singer Posts Video Of Her Fall At Concert

Soca star Destra Garcia posted a video clip of her fall during the Cup Match Summer Splash event in Bermuda, with the footage showing her falling, laying on stage and being taken away on a stretcher. “Sometimes you see these things happen to other ppl and never dream it could ever happen to you,” she said in a video caption on Instagram. “Thank... Read more of this article

Cup Match Afterparty Held At Fort St. Catherine

Cup Match Afterparty Held At Fort St. Catherine

Selecta Fray of Irie FM hosted the Cup Match After Party on Friday, August 4 inside Fort St. Catherine, with a number of artists taking the stage. A spokesperson said, “Cup Match Fever – The Afterparty returned to the keep at Fort St Catherine after a six year absence. The highly anticipated event with its fully stacked DJ lineup did not disappoint.”“Gates... Read more of this article

Singer Destra Garcia To Miss Shows Due To Fall

Singer Destra Garcia To Miss Shows Due To Fall

Soca star Destra Garcia will miss some of her upcoming performances due to injuries sustained from her fall during the Cup Match Summer Splash event in Bermuda, according to a report from Trinidad & Tobago’s Guardian. The singer fell while performing at the pre-Cup Match event, and lay injured on stage, before being taken away on a stretcher. The... Read more of this article

Cup Match After Party Set For Tomorrow

Cup Match After Party Set For Tomorrow

Selecta Fray of Irie FM will be hosting the Cup Match After Party tomorrow [Aug 4] inside Fort St. Catherine. A spokesperson said, “Its Cup Match time again and it’s also time for one of the biggest events of the year – the official Cup Match After Party. “This year we are back in Fort St. Catherine after a six year absence. This promises... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Review: Summer Splash Concert

Photos, Video & Review: Summer Splash Concert

[Written by Nadia Laws] Last night’s highly anticipated Cup Match Summer Splash, featuring Grammy award-winning artist Sean Paul and soca queen Destra Garcia, included its fair share of highs and lows. It’s best to look on the bright side of things, so let’s start with the positives. According to a search online, it’s been as many as 20 years... Read more of this article

Report: Destra Garcia Suffers Broken Ankle

Report: Destra Garcia Suffers Broken Ankle

Soca star Destra Garcia will require surgery after falling off of a stage at last night’s [August 2] Cup Match Summer Splash event, according to a story from LOOP news in Trinidad & Tobago. According to the story, “Destra Garcia is said to be in need of surgery after she fell off a stage in Bermuda and broke her ankle.” Footage of... Read more of this article

Singer Terron Webb Wins Calypso Competition

Singer Terron Webb Wins Calypso Competition

Young Bermudian singer Terron Webb, who lives in St. Kitts and Nevis, has won the Junior Calypso competition at the Nevis Culturama Festival with his song “Social Media Addiction”.Young Terron went up against 10 other junior Calypsonians, and won hands down with his song ‘Social Media Addiction,’ and will now travel to Barbados for... Read more of this article

Video: Lusher Performs With Chance The Rapper

Video: Lusher Performs With Chance The Rapper

On July 5, NPR released an installment of their popular ‘Tiny Desk Concert’ series featuring Chance the Rapper. Behind Chance, Bermudian Ben Lusher and his fellow ‘Thirdstory’ band members, Richard Saunders and Elliot Skinner, performed as background vocalists on the small stage in the middle of an NPR office. The set featured... Read more of this article