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  1. Trump's 'Hotline Bling' Cameo Was The Drake's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | Deadline

    A pre-taped parody of Drake 's "Hotline Bling" video offered last night's SNL audience something mostly absent from the rest of the show: Host Donald Trump looking loose and un-selfconscious as he frugged, flipped his tie and otherwise made a fool of himself. Although he was upstaged by Ed Grimley and a full roster of male SNL stars, Trump actually seemed to be having fun in the segment.


  2. Donald Trump Hosts SNL: Ratings Aside, Was It Worth It?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | TVLine

    That ultimately silly introduction to Saturday Night Live 's final sketch this week probably sent an initial chill through viewers sympathizing with protestors outside Studio 8H incensed about the Republican presidential front-runner being selected as host despite divisive campaign comments about Mexican immigrants and/or those supporting one of the GOP-ers trailing Trump in the polls. They needn't have worried.


  3. Macka B still plays the 45Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ONE of the biggest thrills as a boy for deejay Macka B was going to record stores and buying the latest 45. For the youngsters, that's a vinyl single. Now 50, the veteran British toaster recalls those days on Never Played A 45, his album and song of the same name.


  4. Record producer's music A-Z: Madagascan royalty to dead racehorsesRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    A is for "Ain't Misbehavin'", a jazz classic partly written by a Madagascan royal; G is for "Greenville", a Lucinda Williams country putdown redolent of 20th-century Russian Acmeist poetry. Veteran music producer and author Joe Boyd is nothing if not eclectic in "Joe Boyd's A-Z", a podcast series running on iTunes, acast and his own website.


  5. The Specials frontman Terry Hall coming to Bridport SKA fans are in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 |

    In between touring commitments with the iconic ska band and some solo projects, Terry will take his own collection of music to west Dorset - giving the audience a chance to hear the songs he loves. As lead singer of one of the most important and game changing British bands of all time The Specials, Terry and his band hammered the charts worldwide, with hits including A Message To You Rudy, Ghost Town, Gangsters, Nite Club and Monkey Man.


  6. My Current Jams: Reggae?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 |

    I've been listening to these two songs a bit lately. On Google Music, the Johnny Nash is listed as a Reggae song.


  7. Bankie Banx, the King of Dune is a poet tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | Bajan Reporter

    ... Marcia Griffiths, Roots & Herbs, Buju Banton, Gramps Morgan, Anthony B, Burning Spear, The Wailers Band, Toots & the Maytals, Orange Grove, John Mayer, and Freddie McGregor. There's an aspect about the Dune and the festival that is said to be ...


  8. Culture Shock at Dinthill tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Qraig of Voicemail , June Isaacs of the Gregory Isaacs Foundation , Kevyn V of Voicemail , Talisa Taylor of Taylor Made Events and PR Management and D'Medz at the launch of Culture Shock. The Culture Shock Expo and Concert takes place tomorrow at Dinthill High School in Linstead, St Catherine, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. It will cater to just more than 1,000 students from partnering schools and features cultural practices of the Indians, Chinese, Africans and Europeans in an educational expo and concert.


  9. Homage to Rico Rodriquez - Pt 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Characteristically, Rico's endless musical inquisitiveness and creative imaginings inform his emotional response to standard or classic material. They allow him to transmute genres, bringing to them offbeat cultural expression and attitude that broaden their appeal.


  10. We're mad for it! Anmphetameanies can't wait to support their heroes MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Evening Times

    ... find time to make a new record. They've had some great shows in the past, including a support slot with Toots & the Maytals and appearances at T In The Park, but the chance to support Madness strikes a special note, especially as Gordy's loved them ...


  11. Sacred space between the speaker columnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2015 | The Gleaner

    There is no shortage of biblical references in Jamaican popular music, where the sacred and the secular are cheek and jowl, most times comfortably. Toots and the Maytals list from Genesis to Ruth in Six and Seven Books of Moses , The Melodians use Psalm 137 as the basis for By the Rivers of Babylon , Tosh pulls from different sections of the Bible to make Creation , of course adjusting God as required to say Jah.


  12. Pressure buss pipe - and tuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | The Gleaner

    There have been many chuckles and imitations of Justin Gatlin's break from form at the track and field World Championships in Beijing, China, at the end of the 100m and 200m sprints. With a hand coming up and over his shoulder as Gatlin follows Usain Bolt to the finish line, he has been compared to a swimmer rather than a runner.


  13. The Titans of skaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Thurrock Gazette

    Taking a traditional approach to their music, the band have promised reggae fans dancing and singing to top tunes from the likes of Dandy Livingstone, Toots and the Maytals, Jimmy Cliff and Max Romeo. Support will come from Stanford favourites the Start, an offshoot of P45, with a lively set of mod and ska tunes.


  14. The Titans of ska POPULAR ska band the Titans will be bringing the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Maldonandburnham Standard

    Taking a traditional approach to their music, the band have promised reggae fans dancing and singing to top tunes from the likes of Dandy Livingstone, Toots and the Maytals, Jimmy Cliff and Max Romeo. Support will come from Stanford favourites the Start, an offshoot of P45, with a lively set of mod and ska tunes.


  15. Interview: Stephen MarleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 |

    The good news for all you reggae fans is that Philly welcomes Stephen "Ragga" Marley, Bob Marley's second son, Damian "Jr. Gong," Bob's youngest son, and Jo Mersa, his grandson, this Saturday as they kick off their Catch a Fire tour at the Mann Center's Reggae Fest . The bummer is we don't get even more of the Marleys: No Ziggy, Julian, Ky-mani.


  16. Show will go on say organisers of GransdenRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | Bedford Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. But organisers confirmed this week that the show will still be taking place on Sunday at the airfield at Fullers Hill farm.


  17. Kiwi on TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Seven Days

    ... is a little princess, let me tell you." As we approached the Northgate development, "Pressure Drop" by Toots & the Maytals came on the radio. "Do you know who this is?" I asked my customer. "Well, many years ago, he was performing in Burlington and ...


  18. Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Dupont Selects IsoAcoustics For Flux StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | ProSoundWeb

    Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Dupont and his use of the IsoAcoustics Modular Aluminum Series stands at his own Flux Studios in NYC. Even the performance of a great monitor speaker can be improved when it is supported by IsoAcoustics ' patented acoustic isolation stands, as GRAMMY-nominated producer, mastering engineer, mixer and musician Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Dupont knows.


  19. Tarrus Riley Takes Revolution Live TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    Revolution Live becomes the church of Tarrus Riley tonight, as the Rastafarian reggae singer brings his wonderfully eclectic mix of roots, soul and rocksteady to Fort Lauderdale.


  20. Got rhythm? Finding traditional Caribbean musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | USA Today

    ... at the Dune Preserve, which also attracts a who's who of reggae performers, including Steel Pulse, Toots & the Maytals, and Buju Banton. There are many places to hear live salsa in Puerto Rico, especially in Old San Juan. But the big daddy of them ...