Tag: Rebel Salute

The Rebel Salute Round-Up: Who Was Hot & Who Was Not

The umbrellas they used to shelter from the rain in the night were the same umbrellas they used to shelter from the sun in the morning going on to afternoon. Two days of real roots reggae and skanking drew to

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10 Historical Facts About Rebel Salute

In 2018, Rebel Salute celebrates its 25th anniversary.  It has evolved from an annual one-night ‘birthnight bash’ at Fayor’s Entertainment Centre in Mandeville to a globally recognised cultural event, attracting major local sponsors. Here are 10 historic facts about this sensational

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 15, 2016

The Greatest – Bolt Sprints To Historic Third Olympic 100m Title. Everything stood still. even the lottery draw in Jamaica was delayed, but Usain Bolt hit the jackpot last night, continuing his…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Half-Way Tree Electrified As Jamaica Celebrates

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7 Facts – Tony Rebel And Rebel Salute

Rebel Salute 2016 gets underway tonight, and many reggae lovers from across the island and elsewhere around the world are getting ready to converge on Grizzly’s Plantation Cove in Priory, St Ann, to enjoy the music and atmosphere. There will be

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Rebel Salute 2016 Playlist – Part 1

Rebel Salute is on again this year, and this Friday and Saturday, many reggae lovers from Jamaica and around the world will be converging on Grizzly’s Plantation Cove in Priory, St Ann for the two-night event. There will be more than

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The ‘New School’ Bands Of Reggae

Jamaican music was built on bands, from the likes of the dynamic Skatalites, to the global phenomenon that was The Wailers and the powerful Third World. However, over the years, bands have faded into the background as solo artistes occupy the

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Reggae Around The World – Europe

Where is the world’s biggest reggae festival held? If you thought that was in Jamaica, then you would have been wrong. Local festivals like Reggae Sumfest and Rebel Salute cannot hold a candle to the likes of Reggae Summer Jam

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 22, 2015

Rasta High – Members Of Movement Will Be Able To Grow Ganja If Law Is Passed.” A great relief and a step in the right direction” is how Horace Matthews, a leader of the Rastafarian movement in Jamaica, is describing a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 19, 2015

Price Cut Pipe Dream. Light and power provider, the Jamaica Public Service Company, yesterday warned that customers could be forced to shoulder more than five times the US$15-million price tag they are already set to underwrite for the conversion upgrade of the

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5 Things To Do This Weekend – Jan 16-18

TGIF! What’s on for the weekend? Here are five activities to get you out of the house! Level the vibes at Rebel Salute 2015, starting this evening at Grizzly’s Plantation Cove, Priory, St Ann. Performers include Etana, I-Wayne, Jah9, Tarrus

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