Tosh music fest returns

PETER Tosh Music Festival returns to the museum bearing his name in Kingston from October 19-22.Among the events slated for the celebration are musical performances, the inaugural Peter Tosh Awards, and a celebratory gala. Read More

Chronixx eyes Carib
Chronixx is returning to the stage to perform for the first time in over a year as a part of his Chronology Caribbean tour, which will see him performing in Trinidad, Grenada and Jamaica between November and December 2017. ... Read More

Anebsa goes Acoustic
After releasing two studio projects in less than one year, singer Negus Emmanuel Anebsa goes back to basics with Acoustic, an unplugged album recently released by his Wontstop Records.... Read More

Amalgamation ready to rock
Preparations are progressing satisfactorily for the staging of Amalgamation, an international dance event set for the Little Theatre in St Andrew on Saturday and Sunday.... Read More

Ninja, Bounty to the rescue

BY Simone Morgan-Lindo Observer reporter | Wednesday, September, 20 2017    

Dancehall deejay Ninjaman said he is elated after hearing about the progress 10-year-old cancer patient Yhordanka Graham is making. Graham is currently a patient at St Jude's Children's Research Hospital in Tennessee and is being treated for lymphoma which has affected... Read More

Yaksta Carvanie seeking a Home run

Wednesday, September, 20 2017    

SINGJAY Yaksta Carvanie is currently promoting his single called Home .The song, he says, surrounds how the inner city is portrayed and the stigma associated with it. Read More

Miss Jamaica World final on September 23

Wednesday, September, 20 2017    

SINGERS Romain Virgo and Nesbeth are scheduled to provide the musical selections for Miss Jamaica World Grand Coronation Show at the National Indoor Sport Centre in St Andrew on Saturday, September 23. Read More

After 12: Dweet fi di love

Wednesday, September, 20 2017    

Saturday, September 16 will long be remembered for the round robin day rave presented by Suzette and aptly named 'Dweet fi di love' as DJ Dave Liquid made sure that patrons had a great time. Of course, OBSERVER PHOTOGRAPHER KARL MCLARTY, the man who never seems to rest, was on duty, and... Read More

Ziggy's new set on Billboard

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

EARLY this year, Ziggy Marley embarked on a tour of the United States. Some of its dates are captured on We Are The People Tour (Live) which debuts this week at number five on the Billboard Reggae Album Chart. Read More

Kuzilla continues musical journey

Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

KUZILLA is hoping his single, Life Is A Journey, will land him a permanent spot within the music industry.The single, released last October, is steadily making an impact on the local reggae scene. Read More

Orlando jerk fest for Oct 15

Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

FREDDIE McGregor, Romain Virgo, Richie Spice, and Cham (formerly Baby Cham) are slated to power up the main stage of the sixth annual Orlando Jerk and Caribbean Culture Festival on Sunday, October 15. Read More

Locksley makes statement

Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

Musician -cum-singer Locksley has Jamaica's Noise Abatement Act in his crosshairs with the single Play My Music . Read More

Another round of Rockers

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Tuesday, September, 19 2017    

Rockers, the star-studded reggae movie, celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2018. To honour that milestone, an American independent company will release a special multi-package that includes the film on DVD. Read More

DJ Niko needs money for life-saving surgery

Monday, September, 18 2017    

NIKO Chromatic, who is battling renal insufficiency, is being thrown a lifeline by a family member. Read More

Talking drums with Willie Stewart

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Monday, September, 18 2017    

This is the sixth in a series of interviews with Jamaican musicians. Read More


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