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SVR Party Now Features All-Inclusive Concept

SVR Party Now Features All-Inclusive Concept

One of the island’s biggest Cup Match after parties is back this year with a new concept, a new focus and a new vibe. SVR will take place on Cup Match Friday – August 3 – in the Royal Naval Dockyard and organisers decided to revamp and rebrand the SVR package after 11 years of being a staple event on the Bermuda calendar. “This biggest... Read more of this article

Soca Vs. Reggae Set For August 4th

Soca Vs. Reggae Set For August 4th

This year’s Soca vs. Reggae event is set for August 4 at Tiger Bay, St. Georges. From 8.00pm until 2.00am, this year’s lineup includes reggae and soca stars, including Elephant Man, Problem Child, DJ Rusty G, Fadda Fox, DJ Stephen1, YGS and Willy Chin. General tickets are $65, and there are a limited number of VIP tickets available for $150,... Read more of this article

Review: Soca vs Reggae Party In St George’s

Review: Soca vs Reggae Party In St George’s

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Tiger Bay became the ultimate party zone on Friday night as hundreds of Soca and Reggae fans turned up to party after Cup Match. The event was Soca vs Reggae, the Cloud Nine Edition where both teams were tied at the start of the night with four wins each. It was to be an epic battle to see which side would be victorious. Team... Read more of this article

Photos: Soca vs Reggae Concert At Tiger Bay

Photos: Soca vs Reggae Concert At Tiger Bay

[Updated with video] Following the conclusion of the Cup Match Classic yesterday [July 31] thousands of party-goers flocked to St George’s for the annual “Soca vs Reggae” event which was held at Tiger Bay.The Soca Team included international artists Shal Marshall and 5 Star Akil, while the Reggae Team featured Jamaican stars Gyptian and RDX. The... Read more of this article

RDX Interviewed By DJ Chubb In Vibe Studio

RDX Interviewed By DJ Chubb In Vibe Studio

Musical group RDX, who will compete for the reggae team in this year’s Soca vs Reggae [SVR] event, landed in Bermuda around noon today [July 30] and were transported to the Vibe studio for an exclusive 4.00pm interview with radio personality and SVR judge DJ Chubb. During the interview, the duo described Bermuda as “beautiful,” called... 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

Gyptian & RDX Replace Beenie Man At SvR

Gyptian & RDX Replace Beenie Man At SvR

Due to travel restrictions in the US and Canada, Beenie Man will not be able to travel to Bermuda to perform at the Soca versus Reggae event, however the SVR organisers have secured reggae stars Gyptian and RDX to represent the Reggae Team at this year’s event. Saying that they do understand some patrons were very much looking forward to seeing Beenie... Read more of this article

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

Soca vs Reggae Cup Match After-Party

Soca vs Reggae Cup Match After-Party

After all is said and done with Cup Match cricket, Team Soca and Team Reggae will face each other in the other big Cup Match clash at the eighth annual Soca vs Reggae Official Cup Match After-Party, set to be held at Snorkel Park on August 1, from 8.30pm to 9.30pm. This year will be a battle of the sexes with the Soca team defending their title with... Read more of this article

Photos: 2013 “Soca vs Reggae” At Tiger Bay

Photos: 2013 “Soca vs Reggae” At Tiger Bay

High energy was the order of the night, as thousands of party-goers flocked to Tiger Bay in St George’s for the “Soca vs Reggae” which was held Friday night [Aug 2] following the conclusion of the Cup Match Classic. The annual event involves artists making up “Team Soca” go head to head against “Team Reggae”... Read more of this article

Soca vs Reggae Ticket Winners Announced

Soca vs Reggae Ticket Winners Announced

Digicel Bermuda and Soca versus Reggae organisers today [June 22] announced the two lucky winners of their Text To Win promotion – Jayde Gibbons and Adriel Charles. The promotion ran from May 20th through June 10th via social media and saw hundreds of Digicel customers text their guess at this year’s Soca versus Reggae artists. Participants... Read more of this article