Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
The 2015 installation of the Jamaica Jazz and Blues is getting excited with the addition of The Pointer Sisters and Peter Cetera to this year’s line-up.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
A combination of the usual suspects and a few new ones gathered for the third edition of Rock Paper Scissors.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, March 30th, 2014
A clear call for investment into the creative sector was issued at the launch of the Jamaica Music Museum’s first symposium on music and the creative sector.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
On Saturday night of March 29, for one hour the earth will go dark. Rather than the tagline for a would-be post apocalyptic blockbuster, it is the hope of the organizers of Earth Hour, a global awareness campaign to ensure that the earth is saved from just such an apocalyptic future.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, February 27th, 2014
Her debut album New Name suggests more than a change of nomenclature, it speaks to a radical shift in a way of seeing the world, providing an official marking of Jah9’s shift from jazz to reggae as she staked her claim as one of the lionesses of the Reggae Revi
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
With the city of Kingston robed in lights and laid out at its feet, the Holywell national park was the beautiful, albeit cold, home of the inaugural Blue Mountain Music Festival, and the mountains were indeed alive with music as roots rocking Reggae clothed the hills with good vibrations.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
Singer Jah9 is getting set to rub some dub into the 2014 Reggae Month roster as she delivers The Dub Treatment. The Dub Treatment will be the singer’s first live full set performance since the launch of her debut album New Name in 2013.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, February 2nd, 2014
Jamaica’s Blue Mountains will shed some of its leisurely pace and skank to reggae rhythms when the inaugural Blue Mountain Music Festival gets under way, February 23 - 24, 2014, at the Holywell Park.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, January 5th, 2014
Maybe it was for the promised night of high calibre entertainment or the lofty charitable goals or maybe it was the heady combination of doing good while having a good time which had thousands of Jamaicans flocking to the Kings House Grounds for the 2014 installation of the Shaggy and Fr
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, December 20th, 2013
The Shaggy and Friends concert will once again take over the lawns Jamaica House on Saturday, January 4, 2014.