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Event To Celebrate The Life Of Marcelle Clamens

Event To Celebrate The Life Of Marcelle Clamens

[Written by Michaela Antoinette] “My mother was one of a kind. She gave until her last breath. She taught up until her last days. An artist, a visionary and a planter of seeds.” – Michaela Antoinette We invite all of you to come out and show love for the late Marcelle Clamens, whose extensive local and international career and philanthropic... Read more of this article

Collie Buddz #1 On Billboard Reggae Album Chart

Collie Buddz #1 On Billboard Reggae Album Chart

The latest album from Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz – titled Hybrid – is ranked number one on the Billboard Reggae Album chart for the week of December 14, 2019. The album — which also topped the charts back in June 2019 – has proved popular, having remained on the Billboard chart for the past 17 weeks. Screenshot via... Read more of this article

Heather Nova Singer/Songwriter Competition

Heather Nova Singer/Songwriter Competition

The Bermuda Festival’s Heather Nova Singer/Songwriter Competition is expanding this year, and is open all male and female local entrants under the age of 30. The winner will be mentored by Ms. Nova and will have the opportunity to open for one of the Bermuda Festival events. In addition, the winner will receive $500 and studio time at Just Platinum... Read more of this article

Dec 15: St Paul AME Church Christmas Concert

Dec 15: St Paul AME Church Christmas Concert

The Choir of St. Paul A.M.E. Church will present their annual Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 15th at 6.00pm. According to the event poster, the event will feature Mr. Jarrett O’Neal, Tislam Swift, Hanan Davis, Khadijah Davis, Tyler Hill, Marvin Allen, Joshua Troutman, Daniel McRath and Bermuda School of Music students. Tickets cost $50 for... Read more of this article

Sisters To Star In St. John’s Church Concert

Sisters To Star In St. John’s Church Concert

Sisters Naphisa and Sari Smith will be the star violin soloists in this year’s Joy to the World Christmas Concert on December 13 and December 14 at St. John’s Church in Pembroke. A spokesperson said, “The sisters will perform Vivaldi’s Concerto for Two Violins in A Minor. The teenagers have honed their abilities over many years with the... Read more of this article

Column: Going Up Yonder With Toni Robinson

Column: Going Up Yonder With Toni Robinson

[Written by Dale Butler] The CD arrival of Bermuda’s “First Lady of Gospel” a few months ago was widely received and appreciated with the excellent selection of songs and their delivery. Long a staple at weddings, funerals and VIP events, Toni had also performed with excellence in numerous plays by Atlantic Publishing House and for Her Majesty... Read more of this article

Bermuda Festival To Offer Senior Discounts

Bermuda Festival To Offer Senior Discounts

The 45th annual Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts is updating its pricing scheme to tier the price of seats by their views of the stage. Premium seats will cost the full price, while other seats will cost less. Additionally, seniors [aged 65 and older] and students will enjoy discounted ticket prices on most shows. Unlike previous years, where... Read more of this article

Chelsea Amber Scores Nine Award Nominations

Chelsea Amber Scores Nine Award Nominations

2019 has been the year of Bermudian-Canadian songbird Chelsea Amber. She’s released a new album that’s been a critical and popular success, dominated the airwaves with a series of hit singles and has now scooped nine nominations for the upcoming Gospel Music Association of Canada’s upcoming Covenant Awards. Nominees for the 41st annual... Read more of this article

Bermuda School Of Music’s ‘Joy To The World’

Bermuda School Of Music’s ‘Joy To The World’

The Bermuda School of Music will present ‘Joy to the World’ on Friday, December 13 and Saturday, December 14 at St. John’s Church in Pembroke. A spokesperson said, “Director Marjorie Pettit presents an evening of joyful and uplifting Holiday favorites both old and new for this year’s “Joy to the World”. The concert features the combined... Read more of this article

BEU To Host “Open Mic” Event On November 15

BEU To Host “Open Mic” Event On November 15

The Bermuda Entertainment Union [BEU] will be hosting an “Open Mic” event at the Leopard’s Club for members and potential members on Friday, November 15 from 7.00pm to 9.30pm. A spokesperson said, “On Friday Nov. 15th from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., the [BEU] is hosting an “Open Mic” event at the Leopard’s Club for members and potential... Read more of this article

Column: Celebrating Emperor Haile Selassie I

Column: Celebrating Emperor Haile Selassie I

[Written by Chris Famous] “Hail him without any apology. Hail His Imperial Majesty” – Burning Spear” “Look to the east for the crowning of a Black King” - Hon. Marcus Garvey On November 2nd, 1930 in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, Ras Tafari was crowned as His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie the first and his wife... Read more of this article

Beat Breakers Event At Strykz On November 10

Beat Breakers Event At Strykz On November 10

An event sponsored by The Akayo Group LTD dubbed as ‘Beat Breakers’ will be held on Sunday [Nov 10] from 8 pm until 2 am at Strykz Bowling Lounge, St. Davids. This event will feature DJ Korie Minors, “playing the best in Club, Techno, Afro beats, and Latin Music.” Related StoriesMinistry Supports Cultural Music... Read more of this article

Temptation Recalls Motown Stars’ Bermuda Visit

Temptation Recalls Motown Stars’ Bermuda Visit

They way they did the things they did had already made The Temptations Motown’s brightest stars by the time they played their only engagement in Bermuda in 1964. While such classics as My Girl and Papa Was A Rolling Stone still lay in the Detroit vocal group’s future, they had already charted on both sides of the Atlantic with a strings... Read more of this article