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Photos, Videos: Chewstick Emancipation Concert

Photos, Videos: Chewstick Emancipation Concert

[Updated with photos] International reggae stars Wayne Wonder and Tanya Stephens were on stage at the Pier 6 Tent last night [July 30] for the Emancipation Celebration Concert, where they were joined by some of the island’s top top local talent, as well as a Gombey.The artists joined together for the concert in order to support The Chewstick... Read more of this article

Promoters “Disappointed By The Comments”

Promoters “Disappointed By The Comments”

The promoters of last night’s concert said they were “extremely disappointed” by the comments made on social media by one of the performers, adding that “Bermuda has shared their sentiments very clearly in regard to this matter and the disparaging remarks made towards the country we love.” This follow after Major Lazer’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Cup Match Summer Splash Concert

Photos: Cup Match Summer Splash Concert

The Cup Match Summer Splash concert was held last night [July 29],featuring a number of musical artists, including the group Major Lazer, who had one of their members cause a social media outcry by posting unflattering comments about Bermuda. Major Lazer’s Jillionaire posted on social media that Bermuda “smells like a dead whale” and also... Read more of this article

Bermudians Irate Over Entertainer’s Criticism

Bermudians Irate Over Entertainer’s Criticism

[Updated] Following insults being levied at Bermuda by a foreign entertainer who is on the island to perform, numerous Bermudians launched a strong defence of the island, taking the entertainer to task across social media. Jillionaire — who said Bermuda “smells like a dead whale” — is a member of Major Lazer who was on the island... Read more of this article

Video: Wayne Wonder & Tanya Stephens Arrive

Video: Wayne Wonder & Tanya Stephens Arrive

International reggae superstars Wayne Wonder and Tanya Stephens arrived in Bermuda this evening [July 29] ahead of the Emancipation Celebration Concert, set to be held tomorrow night at the Pier 6 Tent, following a change in venue from the originally planned No.1 Car Park.The two artists will be joined at the concert by Bermuda reggae star Mishka,... Read more of this article

Video: Reggae Star Gyptian Arrives In Bermuda

Video: Reggae Star Gyptian Arrives In Bermuda

Reggae star Gyptian arrived in Bermuda this evening [July 29], set to perform at the upcoming Soca vs Reggae event at Tiger Bay in St. George’s on Friday, July 31st Gyptian’s biography on Facebook says, “Born Windel Beneto Edwards on October 25, 1983, Gyptian was raised in the rural King Weston district in the parish of St. Andrew by... Read more of this article

Photos: Berkeley Society’s Summer Jazz Jam

Photos: Berkeley Society’s Summer Jazz Jam

The Berkeley Educational Society held its Summer Jazz Jam recently, entertaining those in attendance under the distinguished patronage of former Berkeley Deputy Principal and retired senior civil servant Robert K. Horton. Refreshments were served at 6.30pm, with the event itself commencing at 7.00pm. Hosted by former Berkeleyites Darlene Hartley and... Read more of this article

Music Producer 8track To Release New Song

Music Producer 8track To Release New Song

Up and coming Bermudian music producer 8track is getting set to release a new song on Monday, July 27 on Love and HipHop Atlanta. The song was produced for Kalenna Harper, a former member of Dirty Money, a group that was formed by P. Diddy. Kalenna is not just a singer but she is a songwriter also, and she has written songs for Aretha Franklin, Rihanna,... Read more of this article

Patrons Brave Rain To Attend ‘One Love’ Concert

Patrons Brave Rain To Attend ‘One Love’ Concert

Despite the less than inviting weather conditions, crowds of people — many carrying umbrellas — made their way to the ‘One Love, One Life’ concert in Hamilton last night [July 25], which featured performances by Morgan Heritage, Barrington Levy and a host of local entertainers. Speaking after the show, Barrington Levy said,... Read more of this article

One Love One Life Concert Will Be Going Ahead

One Love One Life Concert Will Be Going Ahead

Despite the current weather conditions, organisers of this year’s Cup Match Summer Splash have said that tonight’s [July 25] One Love One Life Concert featuring Morgan Heritage Family and Barrington Levy will be going ahead as scheduledA spokesperson said, “The promoters would like to advise patrons that the One Love One Life Concert... Read more of this article

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