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Gary Crosby OBE announces Tomorrows Warriors’ grassroots music and culture outreach programme and tour: THE REGGAE TICKET

Gary Crosby OBE has announced the launch of The Reggae Ticket, an innovative, grass roots music  and culture outreach programme produced by Tomorrow’s Warriors. Supported by Arts Council England, The Reggae Ticket will take to the road across seven UK cities alongside Crosby’s popular heritage reggae tour, The Trojan Story …

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Music of the Americas: Etienne Charles’ San Jose Suite

By John Stevenson Through his critically acclaimed recordings Culture Shock, Folklore, Kaiso, Creole Soul, and Creole Christmas, Trinidadian trumpeter, percussionist, composer, arranger and professor of music, Etienne Charles, has musically documented the myriad aspects of the African Diaspora experience. He has concentrated on his native Trinidad, the French Caribbean islands, and …

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Omar Sosa and the AfroCubano Quarteto to play London’s Ronnie Scott’s on May 1st 2016

By John Stevenson On May 1st 2016, Cuban-born pianist, percussionist, composer and bandleader Omar Sosa, will be headlining the world-famous London jazz venue, Ronnie Scott’s. Over the course of the last 30 years, the seven-time Grammy-nominated artist has fused a distinctive compositional style combining his respect for his AfroCuban spirituality …

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