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Checking-Into the Spanish Court Hotel

Checking-Into the Spanish Court Hotel

Arrival and checking-in was smooth and easy, especially after a long and sooo hot morning of volunteering at the Edna Manley School of Dance for DACI , an international dance conference being hosted by...

Spanish Court Hotel, New Kingston

Spanish Court Hotel, New Kingston

My webmaster asked me to take on the assignment of reflecting on our Independence celebrations in Kingston, Jamaica!!! I have checked into the Spanish Court Hotel right in the heart of New Kingston.  Not...

Reggae Sumfest 2009 – International Night II

Reggae Sumfest 2009 – International Night II

In 2007 I watched Tarrus Riley’s  performance at Sumfest and stated that another Reggae Star was born.  Tarrus Riley is now a shooting star moving fast in the reggae galaxy. A performance par excellence!!!! ...

Reggae Sumfest 2009 – International Night I

Reggae Sumfest 2009 – International Night I

A night of long band changes and audio problems.  Ne-Yo endured his entrance onstage for nearly 15 interminable minutes or so before he could begin….. it was embarrassing!  But when he begun he was...

Reggae Sumfest 2009 – Dancehall Night

Reggae Sumfest 2009 – Dancehall Night

It’s now after 12 and things have picked up somewhat…. a slight buzz but no big excitement.  Like Prodigal Son performance, although a Gospel performer he fitted in.  D’Angell – yawn, yawn! The MC’s...

Jagra Dancehall Night

Jagra Dancehall Night

Dubbed the Jaqra Dancehall Night…. it proved to be a night of theatre – drama and comedy.  Lady Saw arrived on stage in full white with two angels and proceeded to bless the stage...

Reggae Sumfest 2009

Reggae Sumfest 2009

Reggae Sumfest 2009.  Lots of changes in the media area.  Not quite what it was like in 2007. Hmm…. maybe a “recessionized” Sumfest?? I arrived at the venue early about 9pm….. things off to a...