• 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

    -VERSE 1-

  • 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 ...

  • Dominican Jazz musicians

    Echoing canon, exploding songs

    Some 3,000 patrons congregated at the 9th Jazz 'n Creole musical festival that has grown over time to be a spectacular event. The groups of Pan in Harmony, Stars Combo ...

  • Patrons at an earlier edition of the Creole 'n Jazz Festival

    Talking Jazz

    Yes, the Jazz 'n Creole Festival would have taken place yesterday; but the event has indeed grown over the few years of its existence to an activity that many look ...

  • Minister of Culture and Tourism, Robert Tonge

    Culture and Tourism: The merger

    Culture and tourism are now a married couple; obvious and good matches, soul mates. It is, therefore, incumbent on me, as a cultural activist and former administrator, to compliment the ...

  • Musicians play at Botanic Gardens in Roseau, Dominica

    On music and violence

    "Correlational studies have suggested a connection between the kind of music youth listen to and various maladaptive behaviors and attitudes, though the direction of causality is not clear".

  • Members of Exile One- Fitzroy Williams, top left, Gordon Henderson, top right, and Vivian Wallace

    Bouyon is stagnant

    Have you ever given a thought to the reasons why after 30 years Bouyon has been unable to impact as much as Cadence did in the 70's? Is it just ...

  • Dice, Dominica's best calypsonian

    Kaiso and change

    Change, they say, is the only constant but it is also the hardest thing to adopt or adapt to. Nonetheless, I will venture to highlight some of the suggestions for ...