• Ian Michael Anthony

    Good Male Vocalists Required

    A music producer here brought the paucity of good male vocalist on island to my attention. I understood where he was coming from but I responded: 'Not really' because his ...

  • McCarthy Marie

    Artistes, music sampling without permission is wrong

    Intellectual property attorney Richard Stim states the following as it pertains to music sampling in recordings: "Like all artistes, musicians sometimes like to borrow from one another. The complication, however, ...

  • Gloria Augustus

    Pretending Reality

    Soon after I submitted my last article to this newspaper I received a call from Gloria Septra Augustus informing me that she was staging a new production with her company ...

  • The late V.S. Naipaul

    V.S. Naipaul departs

    When a writer passes as did Derek Walcott a couple years ago, and as V.S. Naipaul did on August 11th at the age of 85, their lives continue through their ...

  • A Linen Market with Enslaved Africans. West Indies, circa 1780 by Agostino Brunias (1728 - 1796) – Artist (Italian, active in Britain (1758-1770; 1777-1780s)

    From Slave Ship to Championship?

    What a wonderful title to one of the nation's most powerful Calypsos written and performed by calypsonian The Liberator addressing Caribbean people in the Eighties. Yes, last week we all ...

  • Part of the Sisserou Singers group at an earlier event

    Sisserou Singers always in "Harmony"

    Twenty productions in 21 years, 22 choir members and 11 instrumentalists; this is the Sixth Form Sisserou Singers today, as they presented 'Harmony' their latest production earlier this month. There ...

  • Tyler Perry and  Taraji P. Henson

    Acrimony: The Movie

    If it's one thing the hurricane caused me to do, apart from reading more, is exploring good movies on line to pass the time. It was during a recent visit ...

  • Tyler Perry and  Taraji P. Henson

    Acrimony: The Movie

    If it's one thing the hurricane caused me to do, apart from reading more, is exploring good movies on line to pass the time. It was during a recent visit ...

  • Lead Singer of the Signal Band

    Ani Ba Yo Love

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  • FaceBook photo of Smith Brothers

    Musical Smith Brothers

    I had seen the two eldest brothers before perform together on the street corners, with the band Breve and of course which they were students at the St Mary's Academy, ...

  • Julian Riviere plays guitar

    Towards the Resilience of Our Arts and Culture

    One may argue about the term resilience in various spheres of Dominican life as the thrust of "building back better" becomes the buzz words on the island. However, the Arts ...

  • Bouyon Monarch, Carlyn XP

    An Excellent DOMFESTA Song Contest

    Well, I never thought I would be in for such a treat at the Old Mill Cultural Centre for the DOMFESTA Song Contest but it was for the hundreds who ...