Back from India, Sonia Noel gears for Bartica Regatta

Just back from India, where she attended the 4th MP Exportech, following an invitation from the Government of India, Sonia Noel is preparing for the Miss Bartica Regatta set for March 13 in her hometown.

Red carpet premiere for ‘Femme’ at Avinash Cinemas

“Femme”, the local cinematic premiere of three short films about women that were released last year under the auspices of CineGuyana and the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry, was a grand Red Carpet event at the Avinash Theatres on Wednesday evening last.

Innovation

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Innovation – A new idea, method, device. Innovation – Introduction to something new.

Beyonce lets others do talking on lip-synch drama

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Beyonce’s lips remained sealed on Wednesday over her headline-making rendition of the US national anthem at President Barack Obama’s inauguration, leaving others to do the talking over whether she lip-synched to a pre-recorded track.

GT&T Link Show 29 opens Feb 15

The 29th edition of Guyana’s most popular annual satirical review, the GT&T Link Show opens on February 15 at the National Cultural Centre (NCC) and will continue until February 18 and on February 24 and 25.

Rikki Jai first Caribbean artiste to be endorsed by Shure

Chutney-soca artiste Rikki Jai was recently endorsed by Shure, the world renowned manufacturer of microphones, quality wireless systems, in-ear monitoring systems, sound isolating earphones, headphones and many other products.

Mackelmoe Ryan Lewis crown Hot 100

- Justin Timberlake soars to Top 5

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis continue their out-of-the-box success story, as “Thrift Shop,” featuring Wanz, tops the Billboard Hot 100 with a 2-1 rise in its 16th week.

Avinash theatres

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The buzz in Guyana right now is about the twin theatres: Kara and Nash, together they are under the ‘Avinash Theatres’ brand and they are the pre-ups to a mega entertainment complex the company is still working on in an effort to remodel Water Street, Georgetown.

Miss Bartica Regatta set for March 13

– auditions Jan 27

D&C Promotions will host this year’s Miss Bartica Regatta pageant which is scheduled for March 13, 2013, in the mining gateway community.

Comedy Central now on DIRECTV

Comedy Central, the comedy-driven general entertainment destination targeting the 25+ adult audiences is now available on DIRECTV.

Hot, Hot Chutney!

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My editor knows that I put Soca and Dancehall in front of every genre of music man can think of, everything else is too profane, too stupid or too annoying.