The Caribbean queen of soca, Alison Hinds, has just released a new ‘feel good’ soca tune called Wave. Produced by Big Rich at the Pungalunks Music Factory, Wave is one of those songs that has a timeless vibe to it. It’s not your typical aggressive soca record, it’s much more laid back.
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The promoters of The Island Fusion concert which was scheduled for August 31st, 2018 at the Jean Pierre Complex, regret to advise the cancellation of this concert due to technical and safety concerns.
In the aftermath of Tuesday’s earthquake and expected aftershocks, both the Jean Pierre complex and the Hasely Crawford stadium have been closed until further notice.
The promoters believe this is in the best interest and well-being of patrons at this time. They regret any disappointment and inconvenience caused by this cancellation.
Ticket refunds from advertised outlets will commence on Monday, August 27th, 2018 at the outlet where purchased. Tickets purchased from an NLCB outlet will be refunded at Herefords Bar on Maraval Rd opp. CNMG, from Wednesday, August 29th, 2018.
For any further information about refunds, please call the Island Fusion hotline at 868-477-1735
On Friday, August 31st, Trinidad & Tobago’s Island Fusion will be held at the Jean Pierre Complex (Wrightson Rd Ext, Port of Spain). This is a celebration of music, love and life, and it will feature a slew of artists from both Jamaica and Trinidad.
Confirmed acts include: Morgan Heritage, Marcia Griffiths, Ultimate Rejects, Jah Melody, Romain Virgo, Everton Blender, Preedy, Azaryah, Chris Martin and many more.
The city of Toronto is buzzing as the annual Caribana celebration gets on the way. A popular event this time of year is the Sweetness on the Water party, which takes place on Wednesday, August 1st, on board The Empress Of Canada (11 Polson street). Boarding at 8 PM; departing at 9 PM and returning at 1 AM.
Confirmed international artists for this year are: Uncle Ellis, Shal Marshall and Problem Child. They will be supported by local Canadian talents: Jaxx, Ms. Paige, Elvin Belfon and Stick Wow.
Tickets are available HERE.
Jab Jab J’Ouvert is arguably the biggest event slated for Caribana weekend. This is the ultimate outdoor j’ouvert experience and it takes place at the Launch Golf Centre (located at 27 Director Crt.) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Confirmed artists include: Lavaman, Tallpree, Skinny Fabulous, Shal Marshall, Denise Belfon, Wuss Wayz, Motto, Skinny Banton, Mr. Legz, Fireman Hooper, Shurwayne Winchester, Marlo Askel, Staryway, G-Bolo and Moralis. It will be hosted by international comedian, Majah Hype.
For additional information, persons are being asked to call 647-551-9060, 416-206-3959 or 416-884-8425.
On July 29, Sizzla Kalonji, Bunji Garlin, Skinny Banton, Ding Dong and other trending Caribbean artists, will all perform at what is considered to be the biggest outdoor Caribbean family event in the Baltimore area, the 2018 DMV Summerfest Concert & Food Festival.
The event, which will run from 12 to 9 PM, is being held at Lake Clifton Park (2701 St. Lo Drive, Baltimore, MD). For additional information, persons should call 443-226-4095.
Rupee & Alison Hinds
On Saturday, July 7th and 8th, the annual Barbados on the Water Festival will take place at the Harbourfront Centre (235 Queens Quay West) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Experience the best of Barbados in Toronto! Enjoy free concerts (featuring the likes of Rupee, Alison Hinds and others), tasty cuisine, children’s activities and more as the waterfront comes to life during the largest cultural celebration of Barbadian culture in Canada. From a taste of the famous “Oistin’s Fish Fry” to the soca beats of Spice & Co. and rum tastings in the Tropical Relaxation Zone, this weekend-long fête offers something for everyone!