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

San San, Portland: Twenty of the region's emerging music talents converged at Geejam studios in Port Antonio, Portland, last Friday for an interesting musical experience, where they explored 'music beyond the beat'....

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

Love Has Many Faces, a one-act play scripted by award-winning Jamaica-born playwright and actor David Heron, will have its official New York premier on Saturday at the Nakisaki Restaurant and Dinner Theater in Hempstead, Long Island...

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

Last Thursday evening, the four-man band Blu Grass in the Sky was elevated on stage at the CPTC's Wycliffe Bennett Studio. From there, under the all-seeing gaze of a multi-camera set-up, the band delivered their brand of music - what their Facebook page terms....

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

Establishing rapport with his large audience, coordinating hand waves, encouraging the pair of hornsmen to 'take it', talking about his history in and approach to music and laughing at his own dance moves in progress, Gavinchi Brown looked the part of a seasoned...

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

Monday was brilliant for the team from the Montego Bay-based Fairfield Theatre, and their production titled White Witch. Nominated in 14 of the 19 categories, in the 21st staging of the island's premier theatre event....

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

The Jamaica Medical Foundation 2011 held its fund-raising banquet and evening of elegance in aid of prostate cancer research....

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

Dennis Titus announces his return to Jamaican theatre with his most stirring dramatic comedy yet, Big Tree, Small Axe, opening at the Pantry Playhouse, Friday, April 8.The cast of Big Tree, Small Axe includes Volier Johnson, Deon Silvera, Dennis Titus...

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

It was another memorable moment for fans of Beres Hammond, on Saturday.Instead of his scheduled forty-five minutes act, the Ardenne High School parent extended his performance to approximately an hour and thirty minutes...

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

In his performance at Studio 38 on Friday night, Mavado was the epitome of brilliance, as he wowed patrons with a seemingly never-ending stream of hits.At minutes to 2 a.m....

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

Another big music festival is on the way. Live on the Waterfront, a four-day musical extravaganza of truly Jamaican music, is aiming to set Pier One in Montego Bay alight from April 22-25...

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

Last May's bloody battle between security forces and gunmen in west Kingston will go down as one of the most infamous incidents in the history of independent Jamaica...

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

The picturesque Liberty Hill Great House in Lime Hall, St Ann, was the venue for Iva and Clive Walters' 10th wedding anniversary party on Saturday, but we will have more come Sunday's Outlook.

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

Western Bureau:Persons in Hanover did not mind sailing on the melodious tunes of veteran reggae musician Freddie McGregor, who gave an astounding performance in Hopewell, Hanover, over the weekend that was testament to his...

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

The JIM/Gleaner Manager of the Year Award was held on Thursday, March 24...

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

A Jamaican reminiscing about life on the Rock, a White Witch, two BFF's and a bespectacled high-strung office worker make up an intriguing blend of characters earning this year's nominees the nod for actress in a lead role.Debra Ehrhardt: After years of...

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

The Actor Boy Awards (ABA), which is presented under the auspices of the International Theatre Institute - Jamaica Centre, takes place today at the Pantry Playhouse, 2 Dumfries Road. Here is an overview of some of the productions down for top honours...

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

While theatre in Jamaica is producing marvellous work, there may not be as many as there should be who know.

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

An interesting and enjoyable production of the musical O Babylon by West Indian Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott started its second and final weekend run at the Edna Manley College (EMC) on Friday.It would be a shame...

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

Find out more about the actors and the productions which have been nominated for Actor Boy Awards tomorrow.

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

On previous visits to Jamaica, Bonnie Casey came to escape Toronto's chilly weather, soak up some sun and check in with family.

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

For 10 years, Calabash International Literary Festival provided a platform for the literary arts, but with its absence other events are being hosted to fill the void.The Calabash International...

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

If there’s one thing deejay Honorebel despises about contemporary music, it’s the habit of labeling, especially by record companies. He believes the practice limits artistes and puts them in a box.

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

Connecting the dots of their musical and cultural homes with their native country, Japanese dancehall-reggae sound Mighty Crown is hosting a benefit concert in New York to aid Japan.

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

Within a neat border of similarly sized white stones, a fire smoulders at the Fairbourne Avenue, east Kingston, base of Uprising Roots Band.

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

Meta Dia, whose first name gets prime lead singer's billing in the band Meta and the Cornerstone, did not come to reggae until after his first album got him stonewalled in his native Senegal.

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