Archive | December, 2012

‘The Best Hip-hop Show Ever!’

19 December 2012

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‘The Best Hip-hop Show Ever!’

“The best hip-hop show in Jamaica ever!” That was the general sentiment expressed by patrons at the end of The Takeover at Funky Munky Bistro & Bar, 17 Holborn Road, on Saturday, December 15, 2012. The live music event featured homegrown talents Nomad Carlos, Five Steez, The Sickest Drama and Kabaka Pyramid, and their performances […]

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More Exotic Cars ‘N’ Fashion

10 December 2012

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More Exotic Cars ‘N’ Fashion

Cool rides and hot fashion once again proved to be the perfect complement at the second staging of the Exotic Cars ‘N’ Fashion show, which was held at Gee Wee Restaurant on Caledonia Road on December 3. A reprise of the Euro-Asia Connection theme, top honours went to Rick Bailey of Rick B’s Fashion in […]

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Panton secures seventh Rally Jamaica win

9 December 2012

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Panton secures seventh Rally Jamaica win

The punishing and gruelling Rally Jamaica 2012 pushed man and machine to the limit, but in the end Jamaican driver Jeffrey Panton and co-driver Mike Fennell Jr. conquered the course in a Ford Focus WRC, ensuring the return of the championship trophy to home soil. Last year’s winner, Jamaican-born Trinidadian driver John Powell and co-driver […]

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Jamaican hip-hop readies for ‘The Takeover’

5 December 2012

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Jamaican hip-hop readies for ‘The Takeover’

Four of the finest from Jamaica’s surging hip-hop scene are set to showcase their class and lyrical prowess at The Takeover on Saturday, December 15 at the Funky Munky Bistro & Bar on Holborn Road in New Kingston. Five Steez, Kabaka Pyramid, The Sickest Drama (TSD) and Nomad Carlos are the headliners who will take […]

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Flowers and friendship at Ikebana show

1 December 2012

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Flowers and friendship at Ikebana show

The large crowd gathered inside the Blue Mountain Suite of the Knutsford Court Hotel on the evening of November 28 watched in rapt attention as renowned Japanese Sogetsu artist Tetsunori Kawana masterfully arranged flowers and plants into beautiful creations during his demonstration of the exquisite traditional Japanese art of Ikebana. The occasion was the staging […]

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