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

Raging Fyah Releases Alluring New Version of ‘Would You Love Me’ Featuring Cidade Negra

Coming off their Grammy nominated album ‘Everlasting,’ Raging Fyah releases the remix single ‘Would You Love Me’ featuring Brazilian reggae powerhouse, Cidade Negra available on all digital music platforms May 12th. The two acts bring together a distinctive blend of reggae flavor just in time for Brazil’s National Reggae Day… Continue reading

Movement restricted – Dancers not benefiting from dancehall’s int’l resurgence

Local entertainers have been encouraged to capitalise on the recent resurgence of dancehall in mainstream media overseas. Dancers, too, are being urged to take advantage of the opportunities that come with dancehall being thrust back into the international spotlight. Dancers reveal, however, that it may be easier said than done… Continue reading

Jah Cure Reveals “Postcard-Perfect Travelogue” (Billboard) Video for “Rasta”

Jah Cure, the Jamaican singer who has long been recognized as one of reggae’s greatest voices, returns with his new video “Rasta.  Spanning his homeland and several European countries – including Greece, Italy, France, The Netherlands and Switzerland – the visual captures the worldwide appeal and impact of reggae music… Continue reading

Luciano’s US visa cancelled after ‘cannabis extract found in herbal medicine’

Reggae star Luciano is facing yet another obstacle in his life as his United States visitor’s visa and work permit were cancelled by American law enforcement officers last weekend. The artiste, who was scheduled to perform at the Philadelphia Jerk Festival at Fairmount Park on Sunday, announced this development via… Continue reading