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International Reggae Day 2015 | A Celebration of Global Reggae Culture

  International Reggae Day was celebrated by several different nations such as Jamaica, India, Spain, Chile, Sweden and the United States. It was the 21st staging of the event which saw more than 5 capital cities participating by hosting various activities surrounding the appreciation for Reggae music and culture. In Kingston, Jamaica the birthplace of
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17th Annual Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards

The 17th Annual Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards was held on Thursday May.28.2015 at Devon House Kingston Jamaica. The event created by Mrs. Novia McDonald-Whyte, serves to highlight and recognize local excellence in food service while celebrating Jamaican cuisine. With 62 restaurants and bar booths showcasing a mixture of gourmet menu dishes, local cuisine,
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Dubwise

March.4.2015 Dubwise Wednesday series continues. Pictured @kabakapyramid and @yaadcore   Image by R. Hohn

Ganja

For a long time Jamaica has been battling with the widespread use of marijuana, but on Tuesday Feb. 24.2015 the Government of Jamaica took a bold step towards regulating an industry that, despite the ‘war on drugs’ campaign has continued to thrive. In parliament Tuesday law makers passed a relaxed version of the ganja law,
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Kingston Dub

September.24.2014. Another edition in the Dubwise Wednesday series hosted by Yaadcore featured Rockers Sound Station with Gabre Selassie at the control. Gabre Selassie is the owner and operator of Rockers Sound Station, a sound system dedicated to giving patrons an opportunity to experience authentic roots reggae dub music. It was established in the early 70’s
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