Music

Eleuthera All That Jazz tuning up for fourth annual festival

March 04, 2016

The Eleuthera All That Jazz Festival will soon be celebrating its fourth anniversary, bringing a host of renowned jazz artists to perform on the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas from 30th March to April 3rd 2016.

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Musical legend KB's latest Save The Bays release 'Das What Real Bahamians Do' takes the silent tough one, the PSA

March 03, 2016

Kirkland ‘KB’ Bodie, the musical artist who delivers tough messages to catchy rhythm and rhyme, released his latest Youtube salvo yesterday, taking aim at the government for threatening to replace important land use legislation with a weaker act that he fears fails to protect land or life.

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Bahamian violinists perform at United Nations

March 03, 2016

STRING City Violinists, a Bahamian musical group previously known as Melodious Strings and consisting of 27 violinists aged between five and 14, performed at the United Nations in New York last week.

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Charlie Puth and American pop-rock band DNCE to take center stage at Atlantis Live

March 03, 2016

Atlantis resort will bring of the hottest new acts in music to paradise in its first ever spring break series this month with Charlie Puth and American pop-rock band DNCE.

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Four people to take in Rihanna live with Hot 91.7

March 03, 2016

Next to the upcoming Jazz in the Gardens giveaway by The Nassau Guardian and Star 106.5 FM, the next best thing would be winning complete packages (airfare, car, hotel and concert tickets) for two people to experience Rihanna's Anti World Tour concert in Miami on March 15.

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Atlantis, Paradise Island brings music madness in March with first-ever spring break concert series

March 02, 2016

The Atlantis LIVE Concert Series Welcomes Two of the Hottest New Names in Music
for a Spring Break Full of Stars

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The legendary Ronnie Butler kicks off Festival Rum Bahamas

February 25, 2016

It's a celebration of a passionate love affair with the world of rum -- it's history, rhythms and tastes -- combine that with food and culture, and a performance from the legendary Ronnie Butler, and that means it's an event that's not to be missed.

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Grand Bahama Junior Junkanoo winners announced

February 24, 2016

Junior Junkanoo was held in Freeport, Grand Bahama, on Saturday, February 20, 2016. The Parade was for the first time, free of charge, and it welcomed participants from nearby Bimini. These are the results:

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Freeport's Junior Junkanoo - Free of charge; featured Bimini All-Stars

February 23, 2016

Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville, officially opened the 17th annual City of Freeport Council's Junior Junkanoo Parade in Freeport on Saturday.

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Immortalizing Rake 'n' Scrape

February 23, 2016

Musician Fred Ferguson along with Ronald Simms and the late Nat Williams decided that it was important to preserve the dying art of Rake ‘n’ Scrape; so they identified two popular groups, namely Bo Hog & The Rooters, and Ophie & The Websites, and got them into a recording studio.

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Immortalizing Rake 'n' Scrape

February 23, 2016

Musician Fred Ferguson along with Ronald Simms and the late Nat Williams decided that it was important to preserve the dying art of Rake ‘n’ Scrape; so they identified two popular groups, namely Bo Hog & The Rooters, and Ophie & The Websites, and got them into a recording studio.

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Next stop USA for band

February 23, 2016

THE Urban Renewal Band is looking forward to performing at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Washington, D.C. next month.

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Immortalizing Rake 'n' Scrape

February 23, 2016

Musician Fred Ferguson along with Ronald Simms and the late Nat Williams decided that it was important to preserve the dying art of Rake ‘n’ Scrape; so they identified two popular groups, namely Bo Hog & The Rooters, and Ophie & The Websites, and got them into a recording studio.

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Second Annual Youth Culture Fest to Depict Road to Majority Rule

February 22, 2016

Sporting the beauty of straw work as costume, young people from tots to teens on Thursday showed off their ‘Youth Culture Fest’ fiesta attire at the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture to the announcement from the Minister that “this year’s Youth Culture Fest will be staged at Arawak Cay Heritage Site on April 9.”

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Marketing push begins for Junkanoo Carnival

February 22, 2016

THE Ministry of Tourism launched its 2016 Junkanoo Carnival marketing campaign in Washington, DC, over the weekend, showcasing the anticipated event to thousands at the Travel Adventure Show.

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Ministry of Tourism promotes carnival in D.C.

February 22, 2016

The Ministry of Tourism kicked off its marketing campaign over the weekend for the upcoming Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival, as it works to improve on last year's visitor arrival numbers during the inaugural event.

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Eddie Minnis and Ronnie Butler drop new singles

February 18, 2016

After a year of critiques and tweaks to ensure that they put out the best product that they could at this point in their careers, music legends Ronnie Butler and Eddie Minnis have unleashed two new singles.

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Dynamic duo gear up for release of new single 'One Shot'

February 18, 2016

The dream team of Bahamian producer Padrino and singer/songwriter/lyricist Chase Fernander has joined forces yet again to release what is expected to hopefully become the most epic release of 2016 -- "One Shot."

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Wilchcombe says 2016 carnival will cost less than last year's

February 18, 2016

Minister of Tourism Obie Wilchcombe yesterday admitted that the $12.9 million spent on the inaugural Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival was too high and the government is working to shave that figure down for this year's festival.

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Ministry of Tourism to launch "From Bahamas With Love" campaign

February 15, 2016

As part of its aggressive plan to capitalize on the romance market declared by Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and simultaneously, showcase the charm, beauty and authentic romantic product of the Islands of The Bahamas, the Ministry of Tourism (MOT) will kick off its “From Bahamas With Love” campaign on Tuesday, February 16th, at 2:30 p.m. in Pompey Square.

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