New York, New York. To the excitement of his West African fans, Alkaline returns for the biggest urban music beach festival in Accra, Ghana!
New York, New York. Undeniably one of the hardest working bands on the scene, ten-times GRAMMY nominated THIRD WORLD this summer celebrated the release of their 22ndstudio album, More Work To Be Done produced by Damian “Jr Gong” Marley. The Reggae Ambassadors recently completed a very successful tour around the world - conquering 4 continents and 10 countries including USA, Canada, France, Spain, Tunisia, Ghana, Austria, Netherlands, Switzerland, Curacao, the band describes their experience as “POWERFUL, REFRESHING AND ENCOURAGING.”The key to longevity for the band is the personal connection with their fans and music lovers through touring.
Bailey Contemporary Arts explores the culture of Caribbean food preparation with their new exhibition from the Caribbean Culinary Museum. This touring collection, which explores food culture, features an array of historic culinary artifacts from around the Caribbean region. The collection will be on view from September 6 through October 25. The free opening reception is Friday, September 6 from 6 - 10pm during the monthly Old Town Untapped event. For more information, www.baileyarts.org.
CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY,: Jamaica’s world-renowned, Grammy-nominated international musician, Dr. Monty Alexander, CD, celebrated his 75th birthday in style this year, releasing his new album that has already grabbed the number 1 spot on US Jazz and NACC radio a mere 2 weeks after its release.
New York, New York. If there was ever any doubt of the power and reach of reggae, look no further than Kabaka Pyramid's latest journey. From a hit single featured on English electronic music duo Chase and Status album, to taking over 30 stages including performing alongside the multi-award winners at major festivals in Belgium (Pukklepop Festival), UK (SW4 Festival) and Croatia (Outlook Festival) and now the embarkment of his 7 dates tour in Japan.