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‘King Of The Hype’ Event Set For February 4

‘King Of The Hype’ Event Set For February 4

‘Kings of the Hype Part 2′ is set to take place on Saturday, February 4, giving performing artists the opportunity to “prove who is the king of the hype.” A spokesperson said, “For as long as we can remember, Bermuda’s dancehall reggae scene has always had a “King Sound” which is a sound that can entertain the crowd,... Read more of this article

Win Free Tickets To Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Win Free Tickets To Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Veterans In Action is getting set to present a Bob Marley tribute concert on Saturday, February 4, with Bernews to give away four pairs of free tickets [total of eight] to the show between now and then, starting tomorrow [Jan 10]. The concert will be held at the BAA Gymnasium, with doors opening at 9.00pm. The show, hosted by DJ Fray, will include... Read more of this article

‘Winter Wonderland’ Party Set For December 26

‘Winter Wonderland’ Party Set For December 26

An event called Winter Wonderland is set to be held on December 26 at CedarBridge Academy, featuring Immortal Stone Love and the Big Bad BodyGuard. A spokesperson said, “The best of Jamaica meets the best of Bermuda at Winter Wonderland this holiday weekend at CedarBridge Academy Cafeteria. “The Immortal Stone Love and the Big Bad BodyGuard,... Read more of this article

Reggae Artist Luciano To Perform At Marcus’

Reggae Artist Luciano To Perform At Marcus’

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club announced that reggae artist Luciano will perform at Marcus’, with the artist set to perform from 10pm until midnight on Friday, December 16 and Saturday, December 17. Luciano is one of the best-known Jamaican reggae artists in the world with early hits that include “Give My Love a Try” and “Who... Read more of this article

Event To Feature ‘Mighty Crown’ Sound System

Event To Feature ‘Mighty Crown’ Sound System

A ‘Blast From The Past’ is set to return to the RAA Club  in St George’s on December 3, with sound system ‘Mighty Crown The Far East Rulaz’ set to entertain partgoers. The organisers said, “Mighty Crown is an internationally renowned sound system that hails from Yokohama, Japan. Made up of 4 members, including co-founders... 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

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

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

Video: Singer Jah Cure Arrives In Bermuda

Video: Singer Jah Cure Arrives In Bermuda

[Updated with video] Reggae star Jah Cure arrived in Bermuda this afternoon [July 22], flying in via a private jet and saying it is great “to back in paradise”.On his arrival, Jah Cure said he “loves Bermuda” and it was great “to back in paradise”. He said there are many festivals being held all over the world this... 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

Audio: Slanga Releases New Song “Dark Life”

Audio: Slanga Releases New Song “Dark Life”

Bermudian singer Ronae Burgess — who performs under the name Slanga — has released his latest song, a track titled “Dark Life.” Produced by Detrimental for Near Future Records, the song was released on Wednesday, June 8, with plans for a music video in the future. Related Stories‘King Of The Hype’ Event... Read more of this article

Jamaican ‘One Love Jerk Festival’ This Sunday

Jamaican ‘One Love Jerk Festival’ This Sunday

The Jamaican Association of Bermuda [JAB] is staging its annual JAB One Love Jerk Festival on Sunday [June 12] at the Shelly Bay Community Field in Hamilton parish under the theme “One Love, One Heart, One People.” “The JAB ​One Love Jerk Festival is a family festival with emphasis on the world renowned Jamaican jerk cuisine. Jamaica is... Read more of this article

Fusion Event With Dancehall Reggae, Soca, R&B

Fusion Event With Dancehall Reggae, Soca, R&B

‘Bermuda Fusion’ is set to feature a number of entertainers to lend their talents to the event. Featuring dancehall reggae, soca, and R&B, the show will take place on Saturday, June 18 at the St. David’s Cricket Club parking lot at 9.00pm, with performers to include Jamaican dancehall legend Tony Matterhorn, New York’s Back... Read more of this article