Zayne Prepares to Take the Summer by Storm


Dancehall artist Zayne is ready to take the summer by storm with at least eight new singles ready to be released over the course of the next four months. Also in the pipeline is an upcoming video shoot, a trip to his native Jamaica and a new mixtape to hit the streets in September.

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St. Maarten Carnival offers Caribbean music melting pot


The 2013 Dutch St. Maarten Carnival experience drew countless festival fans to the North Eastern Caribbean destination. This year’s edition was nothing short of vibrant with colourful parades, an onslaught of local cultural shows, pageants and international concerts which featured top rate entertainers from the Caribbean, North and Latin America.

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A Taste of Africa featuring SHEBA at Taj Lounge in New York


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Come out to the Taj Lounge in New York City on Thursday, February 7th at 7 pm for “A Taste of Africa” featuring a performance by Sheba.

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Karma-holics unite at Hott Gangnam Nights


Chutney-Soca Queen Drupatee poses with Dr. Fuad Khan and Ravi B of Karma

Riding high on the popularity of their monster hit ‘Prescription’ former Chutney-Soca Monarch Ravi B and his band Karma have certainly kicked off a performance-packed Carnival 2013 season in ripping form.

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NATURAL BLACK Gives An Exciting Approach To Reggae Music


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Natural Black represents an exciting approach to Reggae music. This resilient brother has over the years demonstrated his ability to get the attention of a wide cross-section of music lovers to listen to his music.

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A Consistent Karma dominates Miami Carnival 2K12


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This past weekend the energy and excitement of Caribbean vibrations invaded the South Florida city of Miami. Being the last major stop on the annual Carnival calendar, hundreds of partygoers, entertainers and event promoters enjoyed the Columbus weekend in fine style. Not to be left out of the action, Ravi B, Nisha B and the band Karma brought Chutney-Soca flavour to many of Miami’s main events.

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Bahama Boyz performing alongside Young Gunz and Rick Ross


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The Bahama Boyz are getting ready for their next performance on October 27th, 2012 alongside Jah Hem, Young Gunz and hip hop superstar Rick Ross.

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Michael Mooleedhar takes his film-making career to the next level.


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As the 2012 Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival draws nearer, Michael Mooleedhar director of this year’s entry “The Cool Boys” uses the word ‘opportunity’ to describe this region’s budding creative sector. The 27 year old film-maker plans to utilize opportunity to move to the next stage of his career and contribute to the overall elevation of the local/regional film industry.

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New T&T film “The Cool Boys” explores young Caribbean masculinity.


 

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In a region such as the Caribbean where film making is considered by many as a burgeoning art form, the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival (which will take place from September 19th to October 2nd 2012) has become an annual grand stage for practitioners to display their works. For this year’s staging, one particular film, “The Cool Boys”, directed by Michael Mooleedhar has been highly anticipated as it delves into topics pertinent to the experience of young males in Trinidad.

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KEESING LIVE! set for SATURDAY, 13 APRIL 2013


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Alternative Music Limited presents the inaugural show of its series “Keesing Live!” at its headquarters located at 5 Keesing Avenue, Kingston 10 (off Hagley Park Road).

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Hundreds pack launch event for The Miami Foundation’s $100,000 Our Miami Public Space Challenge


The Miami Foundation President and CEO Javier Alberto Soto speaks at the Our Miami Public Space Challenge LaunchMore than 400 young professionals, local change-agents and engaged Miamians filled The Stage Miami for The Miami Foundation’s Our Miami Project Launch.  The kickoff event, held on Wednesday, July 31, introduced two new projects: the Public Space Challenge and Match305, a talent retention project. Both programs are part of the foundation’s Our Miami initiative, which fosters community by building attachment to the city, developing public spaces and retaining young talent in Miami.

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