July 4, 2014

How has Kartel Saga Impacted Dancehall?

- by Orantes Moore of Bashment Vibes - Although it has been over three months since Jamaican reggae rapper Adidja ‘Vybz Kartel’ Palmer was sentenced to […]
July 4, 2014

Increase of sex abuse in Jamaica

- by Gabriela Radeva - The end of the fiscal year 2013/14 marks the beginning of new challenging times ahead for the Jamaican Government, who were […]
July 3, 2014

Fi Real? Better Days Ahead For Dancehall

by Nadine White There is no debating the fact that dancehall music – and the scene – has been going through some troubling times recently. Some […]
July 2, 2014

‘Where’s Wally?’

The internet is a hub of creativity which has always provided a platform for one and all to bring their various causes and talents to the […]
July 2, 2014

Dancehall in Decline!

- by Errol Williams, also known as DJ Paparazzi - Growing up in Jamaica, I have more than a passing familarity with dancehall; I became embedded […]
July 2, 2014

Jazz Related

UK Jazz: The Caribbean Connection Pt. 1 - by Gordon Wedderburn - The UK jazz scene is arguably the most diverse, all-encompassing and dynamic scene on […]
May 5, 2014

Straight from Yard with DJ Amber

Greetings! The year is rolling along and so far Dancehall has experienced a dim first quarter. I am not impressed by the majority of music released […]
January 31, 2014

D’Angel – good or bad girl?

– VIDEO DIGEST: D’Angel and that picture and her performance at Sting – D’Angel put on quite a performance at Sting. But was she really a […]
January 31, 2014

“Sting is not Sting again – it’s a swing”

– VIDEO DIGEST: Sting – Sizzla Kolonji and D’Angel have been banned for inappropriate behaviour at Jamaica’s most notorious stage show. Well, Sting used to be […]
December 4, 2013

Stop Shooting. Start Living!

Jamaican dubpoet Richie Innocent takes a lesson in New York on how to end gun violence   “Stop Shooting. Start Living”, is the slogan of the […]
November 8, 2013

Jamaica’s efforts foiled as they bow out of World Cup qualifying

- by Yemi Abiade - Jamaica’s woeful attempt to qualify for the World Cup ended with a 2-2 stalemate against Honduras in the fourth round of […]
November 8, 2013

Straight to the point

Empress Ayeola has released her new album Straight To The Point. A committed Rastafarian, Empress Ayeola’s work is very radical at times, soft and quiet at […]