Topic Tag: Jazz

Embark, Music, Reviews

Playlist (Sept/Oct 2021) | Music reviews

This month’s listening picks from the Caribbean — featuring new music by Gary Hector; Oswald; Emiway Bantai and Chris Gayle; and Mista Savona feat. Beatriz Márquez

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Embark, Music, Reviews

Playlist (Jan/Feb 2021) | Music reviews

This month’s listening picks, with reviews of the latest by Jesse Ryan; Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Aymée Nuviola; and Teddyson John

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Embark, Music, Reviews

Playlist (Nov/Dec 2020) | Music reviews

This month’s listening picks, with reviews of the latest by Nubya Garcia; Raise; Protoje; and Kes

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Embark, Music, Reviews

Playlist (Sept/Oct 2020) | Music reviews

This month’s listening picks, with reviews of the latest by Paul Beaubrun; Jacques Schwarz-Bart; Rai; and Robert “Dubwise” Brown

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Immerse, Music, People, Trinidad and Tobago

All that jazz | Closeup

Musically, Trinidad and Tobago are best known for calypso and soca, but a thriving jazz scene proves there’s an avid audience for other genres. Nigel A. Campbell profiles Charmaine Forde, Vaughnette Bigford, and LeAndra — three jazz vocalists of different generations whose separate stories make a bigger narrative about paths to musical success

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Immerse, Music, Festivals and Events, People, Curacao

Gilbert “Dibo” Doran: “I want my legacy to live on” | Own words

Gilbert “Dibo” Doran, Curaçao’s 2019 King of Tumba, on his decade-long journey to winning the title, the role of culture in national identity, and Carnival as a time of solidarity — as told to Nelly Rosa

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Embark, Music, Reviews

Playlist (Nov/Dec 2019) | Music reviews

This month’s listening picks, with reviews of the latest by Third World; Ijó; Mindscape Laboratory; and Nailah Blackman

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Embark, Music, Reviews

Playlist (September/October 2019) | Music reviews

This month’s listening picks, with reviews of the latest by Godwin Louis; Stephen John; Jonathan Michel; and Josean Jacobo & Tumbao

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