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Published:Sunday | February 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Acting in plays/TV commercials, teaching, singing, motivational speaking and designing advertising campaigns are some of the many things Joan Andrea Hutchinson does. However, she is better known locally and internationally for her poems, monologues, stories and performances, written and done in Jamaican Creole (JC).

Published:Sunday | February 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Tonight Freddie McGregor performs in the third concert of the Studio 38 series on the grounds of Pulse's New Kingston headquarters.

Published:Sunday | February 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Ten years ago when Alberto D'Ascola settled in Port Antonio, Portland, all he wanted to do was record some wicked tunes with the biggest names in dancehall/reggae.

Published:Sunday | February 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Promised Land, Dennis Brown's early 1980s song of joy (the promised land, going to the promised land), concern (there is a lot of work to be done in the promised land), hope...

Published:Sunday | February 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dennis Brown's The Promised Land and Buju Banton's Till I'm Laid To Rest present differing takes on the recurrent Africa theme in reggae.

Published:Sunday | February 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

With just a year's experience under its belt, Road Block! Films has been making its mark in the film industry.

Published:Saturday | February 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

MegaMart Limited hosted its media appreciation function at Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel, Waterloo Road, on Thursday night and we caught some of the fun.

Published:Saturday | February 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Caribbean's premier fashion event is off to a great start.

Published:Saturday | February 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Judge the latest album by Sanchez, Now and Forever (produced by Donovan Germain, released by VP Records), by its simple, effective cover. In that image which makes the all-important first impression, Sanchez is the epitome of sartorial savoir-faire mature dancehall style...

Published:Saturday | February 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Mervyn Eyre (left), president and chief executive officer, Fujitsu Caribbean (Jamaica) Limited, has the full attention of (from right) Fay Jacobs, Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC); Bruce Levy, Myers Fletcher & Gordon (MF&G), and presenter Tricia-Gaye Watson, attorney-at-law, MF&G, at the conclusion of the presentation on 'The Cybercrimes Act'...

Published:Friday | February 12, 2010 | 12:00 AM

"How do I love thee? Let me count the ways/I love thee to the depth and breadth and height/My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight/For the ends of Being and ideal Grace," are the first four lines from British poetess Elizabeth Barrett Browning's famous poem.

Published:Friday | February 12, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Pulse International Limited is all set to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Caribbean Fashionweek.

Published:Thursday | February 11, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Reggae crooner Freddie McGregor will be delivering all his hit love songs this Sunday at Studio 38 at the Pulse Centre, New Kingston. McGregor's Valentine's Day performance marks the third in Studio 38's live concert series...

Published:Thursday | February 11, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Parties, parties everywhere and Extra has them all....

Published:Thursday | February 11, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Gleaner asked Dr Donna Hope Marquis, lecturer in reggae studies at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, if academic examination of Jamaican music still needs legitimacy and she says "in Jamaica, yes". "You still have to be explaining why you are studying it.

Published:Thursday | February 11, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Internationally acclaimed reggae entertainer Jimmy Cliff is expected to be present at the LINKZ Awards Show at Margaritaville in Montego Bay on Friday to collect a Lifetime Achievement Award. According to CEO of LINKZ 96 FM, Roger Allen, the decision to present ...

Published:Wednesday | February 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

African Caribbean Institute of Jamaica (ACIJ) director Bernard Jankee made it clear that remounting 'Movements Through the Passage' had not been planned in honour of the late Professor Rex Nettleford. However, speaking at Monday's launch in the ACIJ's Ocean Boulevard...

Published:Wednesday | February 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP):A star for former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr was added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame Monday evening during a whimsical ceremony that also marked the 50th anniversary of groundbreaking on the sidewalk attraction.Starr's name was the...

Published:Wednesday | February 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

As he had predicted, 2010 is off to a good start for Iceman. With his songs Mischievous and Keep My Hustle Alive having good momentum, the singer is also making a name for himself among the teenage population as he participates...

Published:Wednesday | February 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP): Lil Wayne's prison sentence was expected to begin yesterday but the rapper was granted a brief reprieve. Wayne will report back to a New York courtroom on March 2 because his lawyers argued that he had to undergo dental surgery before his prison sentence began...

Published:Wednesday | February 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Western Bureau: Excellent theatre coordination and performances emanated from the stage during the world premiere of Jane Crichton's White Witch play, held at the Fairfield Theatre in Montego Bay at the weekend. Directed by renowned director, Douglas Prout...

Published:Wednesday | February 10, 2010 | 12:00 AM

JetBlue's inaugural flight between the United States of America and Jamaica, touched down in Montego Bay on Monday.

Published:Tuesday | February 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Caribbean Fashion-week (CFW) celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, between June 8 to 14, at the National Indoor Sports Centre in St Andrew. Kingsley Cooper, chairman of Pulse which organises CFW, said this year's event would represent a combination...

Published:Tuesday | February 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

REWARDING REGGAE'S BEST - Local celebs put on their finery for this year's EME Awards presentation show, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel, New Kingston....

Published:Tuesday | February 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Gospel artistes Robert and Jenieve Bailey host their sixth annual Valentine's Day concert, It's All About Love, at the Courtleigh Auditorium on Sunday.Robert and Jenieve were members of the now defunct gospel group, Life Singers. They became a duo when the other members...

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