|Five bands pass jazz festival auditions
EVOLUCIAN, MARCUS I and the Revolutionaries, Nicole Miller and Fuzion, Airplai and PACE are the five bands which will perform on the Ocean Spray Stage at the Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival.
Poet reassess after Holland trip
A TRIP to Holland late last year has been an eye-opener for poet Rass Rodd, who is a co-founder of the Dub Traffickers poetry unit. "The national psyche of poets on the frontline, the phenomenon of 'poetry fi bus', is an illusion," Rodd said.
Multi-talented Murphy focuses on singing
GOSPEL SINGER Dwayne Murphy ministers through acting and the words of his songs, notably at his church, Tavern Bible Way in Papine, St. Andrew. "I started acting at about age 15 or 16, because that's when I became bold enough...
'CASANOVA' - Good comedy, lukewarm romance
CASANOVA, THE famed lover of Venice, has risen again. This time, he takes to the streets in a funny dalliance. Casanova's aim is a bit of fun and a quick roll in laughter's hay and, in that vein, it is more successful as a comedy...
Jolie's adopted children can take Pitt's name
SANTA MONICA, California (AP): A JUDGE granted a request yesterday by actress Angelina Jolie to change the names of her two adopted children to reflect that actor Brad Pitt intends to become their adoptive father.