| Jul 19, 2012
| 2:43 AM
The band: John Thomas — drums, vocals
Mike “Milky” Wakes — bass, vocals
B.J. Randall — guitar, vocals
Steve Toepp — sax, vocals
Shawn Toepp — vocals
Rick Clifford — lead guitar, piano, lead vocals...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 4:44 PM
A day for the kids at FOA
Saturday promises to be a day full of fun for children and their parents at the Festival of Arts. To press home this point, Festival officials said that a 44,000-pound steamroller will be brought in for the occasion to make...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:35 AM
In conjunction with Hartford's Taste of the Caribbean and Jerk Festival, this month's Thursday night Art After Hours is a summer block-party celebration of all things Caribbean, including gobs of reggae and calypso music, decorative arts, a costume parade...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Cat’s outta the bag! Rapper Snoop Dogg is now... a lion!?!
We haven’t been this confused since Prince turned his name into a symbol, and Puff Daddy turned to P. Diddy turned to Diddy!
Snoop’s 'reincarnation' happened after he went on a...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 3:45 PM
A man in Beeville, Texas says he sees Jesus on a tortilla. We think it looks more like Bob Marley to be honest.
There have been tons of people who think they see Jesus in random objects, some of them are pretty ridiculous though.
One person said she...
| Aug 17, 2012
This weekend, several fashion events are taking place in Harlem to celebrate Harlem Week. We featured three local designers that are showcasing at the event, plus we'll talk about all of the fabulous events taking place.
Summer In The City - August 18...
| May 2, 2012
| 7:06 PM
Ser músico en Miami, siempre se ha dicho, es una proeza. Pero para los integrantes de la banda de rock Roky Sofi, afortunadamente, la historia ha sido otra.
"Miami se conoce por la música latina, y eso no es nuestro género, pero también encuentro que...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Last night at Peninsula Fine Arts Center in Newport News, local reggae singer EVER-G entertained a crowd gathered at a monthly event called "Art After 5."
Pfac supporters nibbled on jerk chicken, sipped on a cold beverage and listened to the Hampton-...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:07 PM
It took the Natural Thrill some time to get all their pieces together, but when the four-piece band finally fell in place, a polished EP was created.
The Huntington Beach-based rock-reggae fusion band has been together for barely six months, but their...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:46 AM
AuthorHouse; 146 pages
Poor Merlot. After Paul Giamatti uttered that now-famous line in the 2004 romantic comedy "Sideways" — the one about not drinking Merlot. Seriously, do I even need to quote it? — news...
| Mar 14, 2013
*1/2 (out of four)
In his well-intentioned but self-serving documentary “Reincarnated,” Snoop Dogg—sorry, Snoop Lion, his new reggae persona—says many things he can’t substantiate:
>> Hip-hop is a form of reggae and...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:48 AM
So last weekend’s St. Pat’s parades and events were, to quote the bard Allen Iverson, just practice. Practice, man. This is St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
A St. Pat’s party featuring the probably-not-Irish DJ Laz and not one but...