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Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

As the bass drums kicked into blend with the other six instruments, I looked around to see if my head was the only one bopping. Luckily, I was not.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Alpha Boys' School, situated along South Camp Road in Kingston, has, over the years, earned the reputation of being the nursery for some of Jamaica's greatest musical legends.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

While dub poetry is slowly making a recovery in Jamaica, Charlie Bobus, a Jamaican dub poet now based in Canada, has been doing well for himself.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Currently on a tour of the United States (US), Dubtonic Kru is already pleased as the group was one of two Jamaican acts to be featured on South by Southwest Conference and Festival.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

At Emancipation Park tomorrow, artistes of massive stature will be lending their support to the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

As a mason and an aspiring dancehall artiste, Kevin Gray is no stranger to hard work. He continues to dedicate time to mastering his craft, and hopes to grow his music fan base, locally and internationally.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

One of the most successful fund-raisers in recent times - Hats on to Easter - will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. at the UDC car park on the Kingston waterfront, in tribute to its founder, Christine Ann Bell.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

International track star Usain Bolt is sandwiched between designer Lubica Slovak (left) and Sandals International's Fiona Turner during a visit to Blue Beat's exclusive The Guest List party in Montego Bay last Saturday.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The second staging of the local Music Industry Achievers (MIA) Awards will be hosted on June 27 at a location to be announced.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Deika Morrison's 'Over the Hill' party was a smashing success and we have highlights of the week in parties....

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The Edna Manley College School of Drama will unveil Matt Buchanan's One Smart Pig, a production for children five to nine years old. The director, Pierre Lemaire, notes that it is the first time that the play is being mounted worldwide...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

A team of creative Christian visionaries is working towards staging a contemporary concert festival this Easter. Titled Glorious, the festival of arts "celebrates God as the author of abundant life and creative excellence", said creative director...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Frankie Campbell, chairman of the Jamaica Association of Vintage Artistes and Affiliates (JAVAA), easily points to the organisation's history in concert production over the last eight years....

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The penultimate party in the Bacchanal Fridays series is set to ignite tonight with Shurwayne Winchester live on stage inside the new Mas Camp, Stadium North, Arthur Wint Drive, St Andrew.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Local implications - Some are asking just who is financing the one who reportedly went into hiding and is supposedly seeking asylum. They say that investigation has implications...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

EVERYBODY has them on their smartphones and tablet computers.In fact, some swear they can't live without them. Mobile applications, also called mobile apps, in layman's terms, could be termed 'Computing for Dummies'.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Following its successful run in Jamaica, the powerful gospel drama God's Way heads to Florida for two shows on the Easter Weekend. Performances are scheduled for April 7 at the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Centre and on April 8 at the Coral Springs Centre for the Arts. ...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Simply Myrna, held at the Courtleigh Auditorium earlier this month, included a twist worthy of mention. Watching the performances, sponsored in part by The Gleaner Company Ltd, was Howard Cooper...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Meet two more of central Jamaica's beauties and check out the party scene....

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Here are two more contestants in this year's Miss Jamaica World Middlesex contest....

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

South African Nkulee Dube, daughter of the late reggae star Lucky Dube, tops the list of nominees in six categories for the 31st International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA).Although CNN earlier broke the news of her nomination...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Western Bureau: With an all-star cast on the Sold Out album, international reggae band Bonafide is hoping that their play on words will translate into worldwide record sales for their latest musical effort....

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

It seems Sizzla has fully recuperated from injuries related to a bike accident last year, as the artiste was in his element when he performed at Sizzla Unplugged and Acoustics that was held at Club Privilege, New Kingston,...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

On Sunday, the Jamaican Folk Singers treated members of the Providence Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas to spiritual entertainment and an insight into Jamaica's musical history....

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Magazine covers are becoming a staple in Jeneil Williams' arsenal of major bookings.Having appeared on the cover of LOVE, SHE, French, i-D, and The Wallstreet Journal, the Pulse high fashion beauty has now added ...

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