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Lenny Henry’s Caribbean Britain

Lenny Henry hosts a new BBC Two series that celebrates British-Caribbean life and the influence of Caribbean culture on the UK’s music, food, and entertainment Lenny Henry’s Caribbean Britain explores the host’s own heritage and the strong influence that Caribbean culture has had on British life. In the mid-20th century, migration from the Caribbean to the UK increased, and as the Caribbean community grew more established in the UK, their cultural contributions also took shape. The two-part series will feature famous faces who will share their experiences of Caribbean culture in the UK.

Bristol Reggae Orchestra awarded funding to celebrate Windrush Day 2022

Bristol Reggae Orchestra will receive £21,988 in government funding to host events and activities to mark the fourth national Windrush Day. They plan to use the funds to increase participation in their performances and hope to establish a Bristol Windrush Reggae Choir as an independent entity. The Department for Levelling up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has distributed a total of £500,000 to 35 community groups across the UK. This year’s projects will focus on bringing communities together – across different ages and ethnic backgrounds – to commemorate, celebrate and educate their local area about the contribution of the Windrush Generation and their descendants across the country.  

Video: Aza Lineage x O.B.F – Rebell Daawtaz [Dubquake Records]

#AzaLineage #OBF #RebellDaawtaz #DubquakeRecords | Aza Lineage x O.B.F – Rebell Daawtaz [Dubquake Records] We’re proud to bring you the second tune from the forthcoming O.B.F. album “SIGNZ” Follow O.B.F: https://www.facebook.com/OBFSOUNDSYSTEM HOMEPAGE Follow Aza Lineage: https://www.instagram.com/azalineage/ Video: Production – Warrior Films Ja D.O.P – Dameon Gayle Director- Dameon Gayle Lighting – Kalvin Ellington Editor – Joelle Ferguson Video Producer – Xamaica Royal (XR) Distributor: Modulor Infos: Produced and recorded in Kingston on Nazamba’s yard, which he converted into a makeshift studio during Rico’s last trip to Jamaica, this track is a hymn to the bold and the fearless. Whether it’s having to to work twice as hard, having to constantly hurdle the obstacles of the patriarchy, or just to defy… Continue reading Video: Aza Lineage x O.B.F – Rebell Daawtaz [Dubquake Records]