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Eco-music festival in St Elizabeth this Saturday July 2

Posted by on Jun 30, 2011 in Dancehall, Festivals/Events, Jamaica Travel, Jamaican crafts, Jamaican Culture, Jamaican Food, Jamaican Music, Lovers' Rock, Reggae Artistes, Roots Reggae, St. Elizabeth Jamaica, Stevie Face | 0 comments

If you're in the area of St. Elizabeth Jamaica this weekend, take the family to this fun new festival and enjoy a swim or a nature walk to the waterfalls. There will also be a Grand Market, Jamaican food and crafts & a stage show. It's all taking place at RivFalls, Maggotty, St. Elizabeth on Saturday, July 2nd, between 8AM and 2AM. Adults $1500, after 5 $2000. VIP PRESOLD $3500 - 21 & over, Children 12 and under FREE, Children 12 - 16 all day $500, 17 & over $1000. Eco-music festival for St Bess this Saturday A number of Jamaican artistes are going green. They are billed to...

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Nice TIME bio on Gregory Isaacs, the ‘Cool Ruler’

Posted by on Nov 24, 2010 in Dancehall, Gregory Isaacs, Jamaica News, Jamaican Music, Lovers' Rock, Reggae Artistes, Roots Reggae | 0 comments

The Death of Gregory Isaacs: Jamaica Mourns a Reggae Legend By Pat Roxborough-Wright / Kingston Friday, Nov. 19, 2010 Unless you're a reggae devotee, you might have assumed that the heyday of Jamaica's most famous music ended with the death of the legendary Bob Marley in 1981. After that, Marley's elegance seemed to have been overtaken by the louder and often lewder strains of dancehall reggae. But the thousands gathering to bid farewell to Gregory Isaacs this weekend know better: thanks to Isaacs' silky vocals and stage mastery — he was called the "Cool Ruler" — the reggae born at the time...

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Beres Hammond, Inner Circle and Culture | In N.Y. August 6-7-8

Posted by on Jul 29, 2010 in Beres Hammond, Blog, Festivals/Events, Jamaican Music, Lovers' Rock, Reggae & US | 0 comments

Looks like Beres has done it again!! Due to overwhelming demand, a second show has been added for Saturday, August 7th at Brooklyn Academy of Music. :love: THE LONG AWAITED TOUR FEATURING BERES HAMMOND, INNER CIRCLE AND CULTURE IS COMING TO NEW YORK IN AUGUST PRESS RELEASE, NEW YORK – The long-awaited, unprecedented and extraordinary live concert themed “For the Love of It” Tour 2010 is making its stop in the New York area with performances by an all-star line-up of legendary and prolific reggae idols. New York is all set and ready to sing and shout for two wonderful nights at BAM – Brooklyn...

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