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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

“Final Destination” End Of Summer Soca Jam

“Final Destination” End Of Summer Soca Jam

Image Entertainment will be presenting “Final Destination” End of Summer Soca Jam on Saturday [Aug 20] at the CedarBridge Academy courtyard. A spokesperson said, “Featuring Nadia Batson and Rupee the night will be hosted by funny man Nadanja with your favourite local DJs Rusty G, #DJFLAVA and Juggling Jason. “There will be special... Read more of this article

Live Entertainment Featured Around The Island

Live Entertainment Featured Around The Island

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] is financially supporting four new live performance experiences this summer thanks to an investment programme specifically for the local entertainment industry, and the performances are underway at various locations around the island. “We received 18 applications back in May which is a testament to the volume of... 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

12 Videos: 2016 Cup Match Cricket & Concerts

12 Videos: 2016 Cup Match Cricket & Concerts

Camping, concerts, and the always anticipated Somerset versus St. George’s cricket match were all on the agenda for this year’s Cup Match holiday, with people from around the island coming together to celebrate in a myriad of ways. The jam-packed weekend included the Cup Match Summer Splash concerts, camping, and more.  For photo galleries... Read more of this article

Beenie Man Contracts Zika, Skips Canada Show

Beenie Man Contracts Zika, Skips Canada Show

[Updated] Reggae artist Beenie Man — who performed in Bermuda on July 27th — has apparently contracted the Zika Virus, causing him to miss a scheduled performance in Canada. During his performance in Bermuda the singer told the crowd he was feeling sick and unofficial reports suggest he was visibly ill backstage following his performance.In... Read more of this article

Silent Party Set To Be Held In Dockyard Tonight

Silent Party Set To Be Held In Dockyard Tonight

The organizers of Cup Match Fever will celebrate their ninth anniversary with a unique “silent party” called HUSH tonight [July 29] at Fun Golf in Dockyard, with doors opening at 9.00pm. A spokesperson said, “As the name suggests, HUSH uses no speakers. All music is transmitted though headphones. Each head phone has 3 channel. Patrons... Read more of this article

Review: Cup Match Summer Splash  Concert

Review: Cup Match Summer Splash Concert

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] The last time Beenie Man came to Bermuda ten years ago, his band didn’t make it for some reason. He ended performing along to his songs and got on the turntables. I remember being so annoyed. Six years ago, I saw The King of The Dancehall at Sumfest in Montego Bay, Jamaica and to say he was outstanding is an understatement.... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Cup Match Summer Splash

Photos & Videos: Cup Match Summer Splash

The second of two Cup Match Summer Splash events took place at Par La Ville Car Park in Hamilton last night [July 27], featuring a musical lineup that included Sanchez and Beenie Man. Also performing were DJ Scratch Bastid, Walshy Fire of Major Lazer, Bermuda Idol winner Olivia Hamilton, and DJ Rusty G. The event was hosted by Jabba from Hot 97 FM... Read more of this article

Lyric Video: Summertime Again By HEЯITAGE

Lyric Video: Summertime Again By HEЯITAGE

Musical group HEЯITAGE – which features two members from Bermuda – has released a new song called “Summertime Again” featuring Roy G, with an accompanying video allowing fans to sing along with the track, which is “heavily inspired by Bermuda.” The group’s biography says, “LA-based soul/pop band HEЯITAGE... 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

Beenie Man, Sanchez Signing Autographs Today

Beenie Man, Sanchez Signing Autographs Today

Ahead of their Cup Match Summer Splash concert on Wednesday night [July 27] Beenie Man and Sanchez will be in the Digicel Store on Church Street signing autographs for their fans today [July 26]. Digicel will be giving away VIP tickets and back stage passes to their concert, goodies, and phone deals as part of their Cup Match Summer Splash promotion. The... Read more of this article

Four Videos: Cup Match Summer Splash Concert

Four Videos: Cup Match Summer Splash Concert

[Written by Chris Famous] Every so often a group of people come together as a team and are able to create endless miracles. Feats that no one individual would be able to pull off by themselves are easily attainable when working with other like-minded individuals. For the last few years several event promoters have banded together to create what has... Read more of this article