Tag: #Reggae

SVR Working To Get Beenie Man To Bermuda

SVR Working To Get Beenie Man To Bermuda

The SVR Organizing Committee said they would like to acknowledge the concerns over the recently publicized travel restrictions on reggae artist Beenie Man, saying they are ”working assiduously” to get Beenie Man to Bermuda for their Cup Match event and are “very much prepared to present a stellar experience in the event that Beenie... Read more of this article

Local Artist Marca T Releases ‘Island Paradise’

Local Artist Marca T Releases ‘Island Paradise’

Bermuda musical artist Marca T has released a song that serves as an ode to the island culture and climate, highlighting the experience of coming from away to place like Bermuda. The song represents Marca T’s “one of many singles to come in 2015,” with plans to release a full-length and compilation album. The artist’s official... Read more of this article

Review: Chris Martin Leaves Fans Wanting More

Review: Chris Martin Leaves Fans Wanting More

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Reggae artist Chris Martin took to the stage to perform at the first annual Bermuda Caribbean Music Festival on Saturday night and left fans wanting more. The Jamaican singer was the headliner of the concert, put on by Hott 107.5. The event featured a slew of local talent and was MC’d by Hott radio personality Ninja... Read more of this article

Cup Match Summer Splash Set For Two Dates

Cup Match Summer Splash Set For Two Dates

Cup Match Summer Splash 2015 is set to follow up the successful events of the past two years with two dates that will see artists on stage including Morgan Heritage, Barrington Levy, the Detour Posse, Major Lazer, DJ Skratch Bastid, and Tarantula from Poison Dart, with UZIMON to serve as MC for both dates. A spokesperson said, “Cup Match Summer... Read more of this article

Magma Launches First Album: ‘The Mission’

Magma Launches First Album: ‘The Mission’

Bermudian reggae artist Magma has officially launched his first album, titled ‘The Mission,’ at the Countryside Club in Jamaica, the nation where he currently resides. A report in the Jamaica Observer said, “It was Nyahbinghi with a Bermudian feel last Thursday at the Countryside Club in St Andrew, where singjay Magma launched The... Read more of this article

Video: Imari Featured On New Gully Bop Single

Video: Imari Featured On New Gully Bop Single

Local rapper Imari is featured on a new single from Jamaican artist Gully Bop, adding several verses to the song, called “Drop Mi,” with the YouTube video earning nearly 75,000 views since being posted on January 2, 2015. The new song comes on the heels on Imari’s appearance at Magnum Sting 2014, one of the biggest concerts of the... Read more of this article

Mishka Crowd Funds “Roots Fidelity” Album

Mishka Crowd Funds “Roots Fidelity” Album

Bermuda’s reggae/folk rock artist Mishka has turned to crowd funding in order to get his new album “Roots Fidelity” off the ground, with 207 pledgers giving him 58 percent of his goal as of January 2, 2015. The singer’s crowd funding page says, “My new album “Roots Fidelity” is a project inspired by my passion for Roots Reggae... Read more of this article

Jahstice To Perform At Chewstick Lounge

Jahstice To Perform At Chewstick Lounge

This Friday, November 14th and Saturday, November 15th local band Jahstice Reggae Band will be featured at The Chewstick Neo-Griot Lounge. “The Jahstice Reggae Band earned its reputation as ‘Bermuda’s premier reggae band’ after many years of providing entertainment to Bermudians and tourists alike throughout the Island,”... Read more of this article

Video: Johnny Osbourne Arrives For Concert

Video: Johnny Osbourne Arrives For Concert

[Updated with video] Veterans In Action will be hosting a reggae concert featuring local artists as well as overseas artists Johnny Osbourne and Singing Melody. The concert will be held this coming Monday [Nov 10] at the BAA Gymnasium, with gates set to open at 9.00pm. Advance tickets are available for $30 at various locations islandwide, as well as... Read more of this article

Chewstick To Host Neo-Griot Lounge Events

Chewstick To Host Neo-Griot Lounge Events

On Friday, September 19 and Saturday, September 20, 2014, dynamic local talents will be featured at The Chewstick Neo-Griot Lounge, providing music, local entertainment, and energetic performances. The proceedings will begin with Live Fridays, featuring The 3 Kings, and continue Saturday with an intimate concert featuring international performing artist... Read more of this article

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