Part 2 of Berette’s Macaulay’s interview with Spur Tree Lounge’s Sean John about what it takes to run a successful Jamaican restaurant in New York City… Who’s been spotted lately at Spur Tree Lounge… Sean Paul and Spur Tree Owner Sean John Rootz Underground front man, “Stevie G” and Sandra
Berette Macaulay of SeBiArt speaks with Jamaican entrepreneur, photographer, filmmaker, and world traveler Sean John, about his latest venture – SPUR TREE Lounge in New York City. In house photography seen in the interview by Sean John and William Richards. Insert images of food, and magazine images, by Sean John,
Despite the discontinuation of Griot Music’s Live Music Nation, live music continues in Kingston with “Night Train” this Thursday at Christopher’s.
Inroducing….SANAA STUDIOS. Created to provide training for artists and art enthusiasts, Sanaa Studios says their mission is to provide “creative and practical art classes given in a series of workshops by qualified, experienced instructors drawn from the diverse and amazing body of talented Artists in Jamaica”. Their areas of focus
Tessanne Chin ended 2008 on a high note performing for Griot Music’s Live Music Nation in December 2008 at Backyaard. (more about this show) In January of 2009, Tessanne performed at Shaggy’s “I Dare You”, a benefit for the Bustamante Hospital for Children featuring Shaggy, Macy Gray, Buju Banton, Sean
For more about Charlie Bobus and his work, see the 2 part interview with Charlie Bobus Motivating the masses with a positive message – Charlie Bobus, Professional Dub Poet
Michael Sean Harris was busy in 2008! Michael lists his major accomplishments for 2008 as, performing on the Main Stage at the Jamaica Jazz Fest in January ’08 staging “Armchair Rebelution” at the Philip Sherlock Centre in October serving as one of the regular judges on TVJ’s “All Together Sing”
Al Jazeera, the largest Arabic news channel in the Middle East traveled to Jamaica recently to research Jamaica’s local “street food”. Below is part 1 of a 2 part video done by Darren Jordan showing their findings. The video features Asafa Powell, Shelly Ann Fraser, Hon. Edward Seaga, Sean Paul