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BTA Seeks “Entertainment Showcase” Proposals

BTA Seeks “Entertainment Showcase” Proposals

The Bermuda Tourism Authority is seeking proposals from “qualified, experienced companies, promoters or event producers” to submit a Request for Proposal [RFP] for a “monthly entertainment showcase featuring a cross-section of local entertainers”. The RFP says, “To ensure visitors have an array of opportunities to experience... Read more of this article

Terron Webb Places 1st Runner Up In St. Kitts

Terron Webb Places 1st Runner Up In St. Kitts

Terron Webb, an 11-year-old born in Bermuda and now living in St. Kitts and Nevis, is following in the footsteps of his grandfather, Bermudian musician Lloyd Williams, by continuing his excellence in music, recently ranking as first runner up in the Nevis Culturama Jr. Calypso competition. The young singer, who performs under the name ‘Invincible,’... Read more of this article

Joanne Ball-Burgess’ “Don’t Disturb My Dance”

Joanne Ball-Burgess’ “Don’t Disturb My Dance”

Joanne Ball-Burgess, also known as Judge Jo-1, who rose to fame through East African dance show Sakata, is now expanding her musical prowess and continuing to emerge from her dance profile and judging, solidifying herself in Kenya’s music industry through her new track “Don’t Disturb My Dance.” She is known in Bermuda for her literary... Read more of this article

Photos & Review: Cup Match Summer Splash

Photos & Review: Cup Match Summer Splash

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Cup Match Summer Splash 2016 was a night filled with incredible music, great bands, high energy and most of all, nothing but love. Revellers turned out last night at Par-la-Ville Car Park to witness Jah Cure’s return to Bermuda after eight years and the homecoming of Collie Buddz, who hasn’t performed locally in... Read more of this article

‘Born Bermudian’ Song Celebrates Local Culture

‘Born Bermudian’ Song Celebrates Local Culture

Bermudian reggae artist Giles “Sir Dudley” Spurling has released a new single “Born Bermudian”, which he describes as a dancehall reggae tune that celebrates Bermudian culture, highlights unique Bermudian characters, events, cuisine, and has a central message of being proud to be a born Bermudian. The song was produced, recorded... Read more of this article

Charitable Song Gets “Overwhelming Response”

Charitable Song Gets “Overwhelming Response”

Coinciding with April being marked as Child Abuse Prevention Month, a song called ‘The Promise’ — performed by Gita Blakeney-Saltus and Preston Swan — was recently released, receiving an “overwhelming response” in its mission to benefit charity. Sheelagh Cooper said, “The song ‘The Promise’ has received an overwhelming... Read more of this article

“Promise” Song Launched To Support Charities

“Promise” Song Launched To Support Charities

Coinciding with April being marked as Child Abuse Prevention Month, a song called ‘The Promise’ — performed by Gita Blakeney-Saltus and Preston Swan — has been released, with its message of love and hope aiming to benefit charity. The song was written and produced for The Coalition for the Protection of Children, with the original song organized... Read more of this article

Eight Videos: Primary School Choir Competition

Eight Videos: Primary School Choir Competition

Some of the island’s talented young singers took to the stage as the third annual Primary School Valentine’s Choir Competition took place over two nights this weekend. The eastern schools contest took place on February 12, and the western schools competition took place on February 13, with cash prizes for winning schools. All the stage work... Read more of this article

Photos: Primary School Choir Competition

Photos: Primary School Choir Competition

Proud parents, family and friends packed the Berkeley Institute Library as the third annual Primary School Valentine’s Choir Competition took place over two nights this weekend. All the stage work was done by students of The Berkeley Institute; Lorrita Tucker, Lloyd Matthews and John Woolridge served as judges, while Nadanja Bailey served as the host... Read more of this article

Collie Buddz To Perform First Australian Tour

Collie Buddz To Perform First Australian Tour

Bermudian singer Collie Buddz is getting set to headline his first Australian tour, with shows in three cities in February. The tour includes stops in Brisbane at the Woolly Mammoth on Tuesday, February 9, Sydney at the Factory Theatre on Wednesday, February 10, and Melbourne at the Prince Bandroom on Thursday, February 11. Related StoriesBuddz... Read more of this article

Video: Terron Webb Wins Competition In St Kitts

Video: Terron Webb Wins Competition In St Kitts

Terron Webb, who lives in St. Kitts and Nevis, has won the Jr. Calypso Competition in the St. Kitts National Carnival with his song ‘Youngster’s Unite,’ coming out on top after competing with five finalists. The young performer also competed in Nevis last year and was ranked first runner up, but had to wait until he was 10-years-old... Read more of this article

Two Bermudians On Billboard’s Reggae Top 10

Two Bermudians On Billboard’s Reggae Top 10

Billboard’s Reggae Top 10 list currently has a strong Bermudian presence, with Mishka’s album ‘Roots Fidelity’ and the ‘Blue Dreamz’ EP by Collie Buddz ranking at number four and number seven, respectively. Mishka began his ‘Roots Fidelity’ project with a crowdfunding campaign in order to create a “genre-specific,... Read more of this article

“Sybil Barrington” Meets R&B Songstress Sybil

“Sybil Barrington” Meets R&B Songstress Sybil

Bermuda’s preeminent female impersonator, Mark “Sybil Barrington” Anderson, recently met with R&B singer Sybil, bringing together the two Sybils for a memorable evening. The meeting took place on Sunday, September 27 at 9.00pm at the Fairmont Southampton, after the wake for Mr. Anderson’s father, Neil Virgil. Following the... Read more of this article