Partial line-up for the Montreal International Reggae Festival’s special 14th edition

Montreal June 7, 2017 – On the forthcoming weekend of August 18, 19 and 20th, the Montreal International Reggae Festival (MIRF) presents its 14th edition, once again under the banner United Against Violence and featuring once again international artists from all genres. Here’s an overview of MIRF 2017’s partial line-up… Continue reading

Soulful Reggae Star Etana Announces her Reggae Forever North American Tour

As the Strong One recently concluded a successful UK tour as a special guest of the royal reggae family, Morgan Heritage Avrakedabra World Tour 2017. Etana announces her summer 2017 Reggae Forever North American Tour. “Etana was magical” – tasilaculture, “BEYOND WORDS…” – mauwe69, “pure, undiluted talent ” – catdirectsprodTrue… Continue reading

MIRF returns with its 14th edition for Montreal’s 375th with reggae’s hottest performers

Montreal, April 26, 2017 – On August 18, 19 and 20, the Montreal International Reggae Festival (MIRF) will present its 14th edition at the Old Port of Montreal, maintaining its theme United Against Violence. This year promises yet again the highest calibre of Jamaican and West Indian talent, spanning the… Continue reading

Kranium – Biography

Born Kemar Donaldson in Montego Bay, Jamaica, singjay Kranium was schooled in the ways of reggae in his teens, after a move to Miami brought him closer to his uncle/mentor, dancehall singer Screw Driver. Kranium first broke out in 2013 with the hit single “Nobody Has to Know,” an independent… Continue reading

The Manhattans – Biography

The Manhattans are one of those classic R&B vocal groups who managed to achieve incredible career longevity by adapting their style to fit changing times. Formed in the ’60s as a doo wop-influenced R&B quintet, The Manhattans reinvented themselves as sweet smooth soul balladeers during the ’70s. In doing so,… Continue reading

Iba Mahr – Biography

After completing a secondary education, Iba MaHr went on to study a Bachelors Degree in Computing and Management Studies at the University of Technology. Even though he had the ability to write songs since going to high school, it was only while in University his peers pushed him to perform… Continue reading

Tarrus Riley – Biography

Tarrus Riley is among the leading ambassadors of modern day reggae music from Jamaica. The singer’s commanding vocals, intuitive lyrics and vibrant personality have combined to create a formidable artiste with authentic credentials in reggae music. His rising catalogue has been described as ‘healing’ music, and has brought adoration and… Continue reading