Music and Entertainment

French Guiana Carnival

Amazing Festivals The Carnival of French Guiana

Every country has its own culture and that culture breathes life into the landscape and the people. To truly understand the people of any country one should see and smell and partake in the joys of the people. ...
Damian Marley

16 Years of the World Creole Music Festival

The Commonwealth of Dominica, an eastern Caribbean island nation, stages the World Creole Music Festival (WCMF) annually in its main town, Roseau. This year marks the festival’s 16th time it will showcase Domin...
delhi to dublin

Delhi 2 Dublin – A Collision of World Music

There is a musical styling out there for everyone, and there is no hard and fast set of rules that states musicians must adhere to one genre or another. Artists are constantly branching out from their comfort z...
Chubby Carrier

Chubby Carrier – Big Talent from the Bayou

As the leader of his band Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band, Carrier continues to tour and attract new fans to the music he has known and loved his whole life. Bayou Background Hailing from Church Point...
Trombone Shorty

Trombone Shorty – Who calls the “Big Easy” home

Deep in the heart of America's Creole culture is the city of New Orleans, Louisiana. As the largest city in the home state of Creole in America, New Orleans has long been the centre of exchange between numerous...
Christine Salem

Christine Salem – Envoûte le New York Times

Christine Salem est l’une des rares voix féminines du maloya, la musique traditionnelle de La Réunion héritée des esclaves et dépourvue d’instrument harmonique. Et quelle voix. Elle a beau chanter en créole, en...
Together Forever in Seychelles

Together Forever in Seychelles

Together Forever in Seychellesby His Excellency Philippe Le Gall, the Seychelles Ambassador to ChinaBelow is the transcript of HE Philippe Le Gall’s message, given in February this year, for the “Chines...
akon

The St Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival

The St Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival took place this year on April 30th-May 11th 2013. The unsurpassed event takes place in the iridescent beautiful island that is St Lucia. Each year there are over 50 artists...