McCaesars promote Gambian Arti...

McCaesars promote Gambian Artistes, Ready to Beef-up Menu

More restaurants, hotels and night clubs are making waves to entertain their customers by inviting artistes on stage to perform and attract...
JAZZ APPRECIATION: The Legenda...

JAZZ APPRECIATION: The Legendary Cab Calloway: King of the Cotton Club

Picture: Cab Calloway
Friday, April 21, 2017
The story of jazz cannot be complete without reference to the venue that served as the springboard to fame for Duke Ellington and Cab Calloway, two...
Killa Ace to launch new album ...

Killa Ace to launch new album ‘Lyrical Revolution’

Friday, March 31, 2017
Killa Ace, Gambian outspoken rapper, will launch his second album entitled “Lyrical Revolution” comprising 23 tracks on Saturday 1 April at Serekunda...
Introducing Moses Kelly

Introducing Moses Kelly

Friday, March 31, 2017
Moses Kelly, a UK-based Gambian Roots Reggae and Dancehall artiste, is making waves in the globe. His music teaches peace, love and harmony and...
Rising Gambian artiste poised ...

Rising Gambian artiste poised to take music as career

Friday, March 31, 2017
Gibril Trawally is rising up as a musician promising to take music as a career. Gibril Trawally known as Gibsin Jobe, a reggae dancehall artiste,...
The Enigmatic Art Tatum: Maste...

The Enigmatic Art Tatum: Master of the Stride Piano

Picture: Art Tatum Mahtarr E. Njai
Friday, March 24, 2017
The month of April is Jazz Appreciation Month in the United States. Each year during this period, Jazz is celebrated throughout the United States in...
JAZZ APPRECIATION : KENNY BARR...

JAZZ APPRECIATION : KENNY BARRON: The Jazz Pianist and Educator

Picture: KENNY BARRON
Friday, March 17, 2017
Back in 2011, we were introduced to a new concept in jazz, called “Jazz and Democracy”. It is an idea that tries to link the jazz idiom to the...
Sahel Entertainment signs Naci...

Sahel Entertainment signs Nacif

Friday, March 17, 2017
Sahel Entertainment on 7 March 2017 signed Nacif, a reggae-dancehall artiste, for three years. He signed a three-year contract with Sahel...

JAZZ APPRECIATION: BERRY GORDY: The Founder of Motown Record Company

Picture: Berry Gordy
Friday, March 10, 2017
We have always maintained that Jazz music is the umbrella that encompasses all other forms of music, and as we continue to write about jazz, it is...

‘MUSIGAM is disappointed that Copyright is referred to as an Impediment to Business’

Friday, March 10, 2017
“The Gambia Music Union is disappointed that copyright is increasingly being referred to as an impediment to business and growth and we believe that...
JAZZ APPRECIATION : GILL SCOTT...

JAZZ APPRECIATION : GILL SCOTT HERON: The Jazz Poet

Friday, March 03, 2017
In previous notes, we talked a little about the evolution of jazz from mainstream to bebop and then back to mainstream jazz with a lot in between. ...
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