OFFBEAT means unconventional; not conforming to norm. JamaicaMusic Offbeat presents music unconventional to popular Jamaican music which is largely traditional reggae and its dancehall derivatives. It places in the spotlight Jamaican musicians, home and abroad, who are creators/players/performers of improvised and other non-traditional music, the venues and shows that indulge in improvised music. It also features similar musicians and jazz related entities beyond the Jamaican shores.
Monday, August 18, 2008
Jazzy Jamaican trio mines metals 'n' Beijing
While Jamaica exports scrap metals to China, a jazzy Jamaican trio (Kerron Stewart- silver, Shelly -ann Frazer - gold, Sherone Simpson - silver) mines priceless metals in Beijing.