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Video: Simons Brothers ‘Swing’ Music Video

Video: Simons Brothers ‘Swing’ Music Video

The Simons Brothers Band has released a new music video for their song ‘Swing,’ directed by Amhed Navarro and produced by MK Video. The video description says, “Travel back in time with ‘Swing,’ another captivating musical masterpiece by The Simons Brothers. With direction from the talented Amhed Navarro and production... Read more of this article

Bermuda Piano Festival To Feature Free Concerts

Bermuda Piano Festival To Feature Free Concerts

The 2024 Bermuda Piano Festival will take place at the Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art in June, featuring three free public concerts and a masterclass with private lessons. A spokesperson said, “The seventh annual Bermuda Piano Festival is set to take place at the Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art from June 18th – 22nd, 2024. The Festival... Read more of this article

Audio: Val Sherwood’s ‘Anything For You’

Audio: Val Sherwood’s ‘Anything For You’

Singer-songwriter Val Sherwood has released her latest song, titled ‘Anything For You.’ Ms. Sherwood said, “I am releasing a recently recorded song called ‘Anything For You,’ not a love song as you might initially expect. Rather, the song tells the story of a kind individual who realises they have been taken advantage of for... Read more of this article

Lady G & Sister Nancy To Headline Concert

Lady G & Sister Nancy To Headline Concert

[Written by Patrick Bean] It is often said that respect is earned, rather than given, and none would argue against reggae pioneers Lady G and Sister Nancy having distinguished themselves as legitimate ‘Queens of the Dancehall.’ The pair stand as music royalty and so it comes as no surprise that concert promoter Jamal Hart and his team deemed... Read more of this article

Review: International Jazz Show At Princess

Review: International Jazz Show At Princess

[Written by Dale Butler] The stage was set Monday, April 29th in the Princess Room of the Hamilton Princess Resort with: a beautiful and informative poster honouring the late Duke Ellington who performed at the Rosebank Theatre in May 1964. daily adverts to update patrons about additions to the programme like The Saltus Grammar School Jazz Band. the... Read more of this article

Column: Jazz Event To Honour Duke Ellington

Column: Jazz Event To Honour Duke Ellington

[Written by Dale Butler] Once again the legendary saxophonist, music teacher, and big band leader, Wendell “Shine” Hayward has organized a spectacular evening of jazz celebrating Duke Ellington, who would have been 125-years-old had he been alive on his birthday. Duke was born on April 29, 1899 and passed on May 24, 1974. International Jazz Day... Read more of this article

Bermuda School Of Music’s ‘Summer Concert’

Bermuda School Of Music’s ‘Summer Concert’

The Bermuda School of Music will present ‘Summer Concert’ featuring the Bermuda Chamber Choir & Orchestra with the Bermuda School of Music Youth Choir on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15 at St. John’s Church in Pembroke. A spokesperson said, “Marjorie Pettit brings us another exciting concert which features a wide range of well loved... Read more of this article

Musical Event To Honor Peter Tosh & Garnett Silk

Musical Event To Honor Peter Tosh & Garnett Silk

Reggae Defenders is set to host a tribute event on April 19, celebrating reggae icons Peter Tosh and Garnett Silk. A spokesperson said, “Reggae Defenders proudly announces a musical tribute event honouring the legacies of two iconic figures in reggae music: Peter Tosh and Garnett Silk. Set to take place on Friday, April 19, this event promises... Read more of this article

Music Video: Kaelyn Kastle’s ‘End Of The Day’

Music Video: Kaelyn Kastle’s ‘End Of The Day’

Bermudian artist Kaelyn Kastle have released the music video for her song, “End Of The Day”. The video’s description says, “Bermudian singer Kaelyn Kastle is set to captivate audiences with her upcoming three-song EP “Nuh Stress Em”, a dynamic fusion of pop and dancehall that incorporates fiery drums, Caribbean native instruments,... Read more of this article

Reggae Defenders To Host Musical Tribute Event

Reggae Defenders To Host Musical Tribute Event

Reggae Defenders has announced an upcoming event titled “Healing of the Nation,” a musical tribute to reggae icons Peter Tosh and Garnett Silk. The event is set to take place on Friday, the 19th of April 2024, at Uplift. Slated to start at 8 PM and run until 2 AM, “Healing of the Nation” will feature live performances by Arljahknow... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: TMQ Jazz Event At Victoria Park

Photos & Video: TMQ Jazz Event At Victoria Park

[Written by Dale Butler] The Tino Martinez Quartette, just back from the SXSW Music Festival, in Austin, Texas, wasted no time in performing at Lido at Elbow Beach on Thursday nights and arranging a “Thank You” free concert at Victoria Park on Sunday, April 14th from 4 to 7 p.m, which featured many highlights from guest singers and the band. With... Read more of this article

TMQ To Hold Free Jazz Event At Victoria Park

TMQ To Hold Free Jazz Event At Victoria Park

The Tino Martinez Quartet [TMQ] is inviting the public to an event at Victoria Park on Sunday [April 14] featuring a free live jazz fusion show from 4.00pm to 7.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Join us this Sunday for a special jazz in the park event hosted by TMQ at Victoria Park. We want to show our appreciation for all the support you’ve given... Read more of this article

Paget Primary To Perform The Wiz Musical

Paget Primary To Perform The Wiz Musical

[Written by Stephen Wright] Budding actors from Paget Primary School will bring life to the classic musical The Wiz as part of a fundraiser for their music and arts programmes. Students will perform the Broadway musical – a reimagined story of the iconic Wizard of Oz – at the school on May 10 and 11. They will also showcase their adaptation of The... Read more of this article

Review: The Tasting Room & Willowbank

Review: The Tasting Room & Willowbank

[Written by Dale Butler] I thought I could take a break from music once I returned from the SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas featuring 150 bands, including Bermuda’s own Tino Martinez Quartette, but on Friday, March 22 I chose two Bermuda venues: The Tasting Room, 8a South Road, Smith’s Parish, billed as Bermuda’s premium wine and spirit... Read more of this article

Review: Bermuda Idol Singing Competition

Review: Bermuda Idol Singing Competition

[Written by Dale Butler] Congratulations are in order for Inter-Island Communications Limited, celebrating 20 years in business come this July 5, 2024. They operate the Hott 107.5 FM and Magic 102.7 FM radio stations and have a lengthy list of community activities which they support. The development of Bermuda Idol is one of the most anticipated music... Read more of this article

OGS Promotions To Host ‘Dancehall Pioneers’

OGS Promotions To Host ‘Dancehall Pioneers’

OGS Onelaw Promotions will be hosting the ‘Dancehall Pioneers In Action’ event on March 30th. A spokesperson said, “All roads lead east for the biggest old-school dancehall bashment of the year when OGS Onelaw Promotions brings Lionface [Babyface Addies] and Rory [Stonelove] together for the first time in Bermuda. “At the height... Read more of this article