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  1. New voyage for Jackie Mittoo in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... lasting impact on the keyboardist/arranger. Mittoo travelled to the west Africa country of Ghana in 1985 with British reggae group Musical Youth, who were riding high at the time with the hit song, Pass the Dutchie. While there, he led recording ...

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  2. Big people parties, poor people tuneRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    Election season in T&T is now lukewarm with every sector and interest adding their tune to the symphony that will soon enough pronounce or denounce a government. The chorale includes, but is not limited to, police and pipers, captains and crooks, as well as those singing and blogging for their supper.

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  3. Tortuga Music Festival This Weekend: Best Places to Hang Out in Fort LauderdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

    The Tortuga Music Festival is hitting Fort Lauderdale beach this weekend. And with it comes an eclectic mix of performers, from country music stars like Kenny Chesney to modern hippies like Michael Franti & Spearhead and Ben Harper.

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  4. That's my boy! - Jerome Gordon blazes a musical trail in the USRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    St Ann, the Garden Parish, has produced several persons who have achieved fame locally and/or internationally, and has contributed significantly to Jamaica's development in music and other areas. Two of those persons who come readily to mind are reggae king Robert Nesta Marley and National Hero Marcus Garvey.

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  5. Soca greats spring from calypso rootsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... the Sparrow/Lee combination produced the immortal album, Sparrow meets the Dragon , which assisted with merging reggae as much as possible with soca. Through his music, Lee's efforts also assisted Caribbean integration by bringing artistes from ...

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  6. Looking beyond the obvious - British filmmakers gravitate to Jamaica for labour of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... neighbourhood is where one of the greatest musicians to walk planet earth once lived and germinated the seeds of reggae. The hometown of Bob Marley, this community stands encased in a time warp. The scene fast-forwards to the second decade of the ...

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  7. Classical-jazz pianist AndrE Campbell for benefit concertRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... accomplished pianist, composer, arranger and teacher of music, is equally adept in multiple genres from bee bop to reggae, providing a contemporary fusion feel with energetic throwback vibes in the likes of Art Tatum and Oscar Peterson. Although ...

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  8. A resounding Bam BamRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Tony Rebel Winston Sill Freelance Photographer Tony Rebel Launch of Rebel Salute 2013, The 20th Anniversary edition, held at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel, New Kingston on Thursday night December 27, 2012. Another year of Jamaica Cultural Development Commission competitions has come around and soon there will be another to Festival Song.

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  9. No Hard Feelings, says NineyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    He has been in the industry for several decades, and, though he is credited with establishing the careers of several iconic reggae performers, including Dennis Brown, Winston ' "I was working with Bunny Lee and selling records as a salesman and then we split up. At that time, Lee 'Scratch' Perry was 'The Upsetter', Bunny Lee was 'The Aggravator' and I decided to call myself 'The Destroyer'.

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  10. Making right NFL draft pick difficult to projectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Online

    Guessing in the NFL draft might cost you your job. NFL executives and coaches are still trying to take the guesswork out of judging quarterback prospects who thrive in spread offenses at the college level.

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  11. Delving into a movement that shaped black cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... seen as a mesmerising curiosity; a one-dimensional counter-cultural expression propelled by the driving sounds of reggae. To national leadership in the Caribbean, the Rastafarian movement remains 'quietly' confrontational, posing an existential ...

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  12. Carl Campbell creates 'recycled teenagers'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    On Thursday, February 19, when Arts & Education entered a dance rehearsal session at the National Council For Senior Citizens, more than 15 persons, including one 'young' man, were grooving to Shaggy's Mr Boombastic , and they were really fantastic, doing what they were taught by their instructors. Soon after Arts & Education 's arrival, the man himself, Campbell, joined the session.

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  13. Syrian opposition 'completely control city of Idlib'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trend

    The Syrian General Revolution has said "revolutionaries" have completely seized control of the city of Idlib in northwestern Syria Anadolu Agency reported The group said in a statement to The Anadolu Agency on Saturday: "Revolutionaries have managed to completely liberate Idlib city from security branches of the Assad regime." Several photos and videos shared on social media websites showed opposition fighters inside Syrian regime buildings including the province's building and central prison as well as the main square of the city.

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  14. Kids Choice Awards 2015: How did Emma Stone avoid green slime?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Emma Stone is a Kids' Choice Award winner who largely escaped the show's trademark green slime. But the same isn't true for the stars of "Modern Family."

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  15. Adam Sandler blasts Josh Gad with green goo at the Kids' Choice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Is this the next Jon Stewart? The Daily Show contributor Trevor Noah 'shortlisted to be host's replacement' - despite joining the program only THREE months ago Winning a Kids' Choice Award has always been something of a double-edged sword, thanks to the tradition of dousing all winners in buckets of bright green slime. Adam Sandler, Josh Gad, the cast of Modern Family, Emma Stone, Nick Jonas, and more found that out first-hand on Saturday when they hopped on-stage to accept their various awards.

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  16. Cervantes' Other SideRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    The smaller part of Cervantes', the 400-capacity Other Side brings in acts similar to those hosted by its bigger ballroom sibling, including jam bands, hip-hop, reggae and funk artists, and acts on its weekly bluegrass and electronica lineups. Since the venues are next door to each other and are connected by an inside doorway, some events take over both rooms.

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  17. Kids Choice Awards 2015: Nick Jonas not only celeb to get slimedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Emma Stone is a Kids' Choice Award winner who largely escaped the show's trademark green slime. But the same isn't true for the stars of "Modern Family."

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  18. James Madison routs CofC in softballRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    The College of Charleston softball team was defeated, 9-1, after a late-inning surge by James Madison on Saturday. The Cougar defense held strong for four innings before the Dukes amassed nine runs on seven hits and three costly CofC errors to end the game in the sixth inning.

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  19. Adam Ezra Group brings road trip to Granite State this spring 0Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    The Adam Ezra Group mixes roots rock with activism, pouring a sense of community into lyrics and programs aimed at giving back.

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  20. Tommy Marchin leads Lumberjacks offense to home weekend sweep of Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Riding high of their playoff-clinching victory last night, the Muskegon Lumberjacks sought after a home weekend sweep of the visiting Des Moines Buccaneers tonight at the L.C. Walker Arena. In front of 3,814 fans, the Lumberjacks used timely offense including two insurance tallies during the third to pull away with a 4-1 victory over the Buccaneers to complete the sweep and pick up their fourth consecutive victory overall and third in a row at home.

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