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BAM relief

BAM relief

The threat hanging over this year’s Grand Kadooment has been lifted. Bandleaders, who have been threatening to disrupt the grand finale of Crop Over, are getting their wish, at least in part. Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley this afternoon announced that the Barbados Association of Masqueraders’ (BAM) would receive a $50,000 increase in subvention, and […]

Gospelfest 2017 to launch tomorrow

Gospelfest 2017 to launch tomorrow

The 2017 Barbados Gospelfest gets underway tomorrow, Sunday, May 21 with a thanksgiving church service at the Western Light Nazarene Church, Oxnards, St James beginning…

Class act from Vanessa Williams

Class act from Vanessa Williams

The first edition of the rebranded Soleil St Lucia Jazz Festival climaxed in grand style on Sunday at the historic Pigeon Island National Landmark, longstanding…

Impressions of St Lucia

Impressions of St Lucia

“Approach with an open mind. You are no longer in Barbados and everywhere is different and unique in its own way and should be given…

Jazzing it up in St Lucia

Jazzing it up in St Lucia

On Saturday afternoon, the following day, Pigeon Island came alive with a potpourri of French, Latin, Afro-Cuban and hip hop-flavored jazz on day three of…





Four nights of exciting jazz

Four nights of exciting jazz

The organizers of the Soleil St Lucia Summer Festival should take a bow for the successful staging of…

Soleil St Lucia Jazz sizzles

Soleil St Lucia Jazz sizzles

Pigeon Island came alive last Saturday with a potpourri of French, Latin, Afro-Cuban and hip hop-flavoured jazz on…

Mad Dog’s advice for the youth

Mad Dog’s advice for the youth

Jamaican dancehall artiste Mad Dog had some advice for young people looking to enter the music industry. He…

St Philip’s Foreday ‘Reign’

St Philip’s Foreday ‘Reign’

St Philip residents have always considered their parish special. From the days of Stedson Red Plastic Bag Wiltshire…

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