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Every Day - Various - Kingston Lounge - Cocktail Music Jamaican Style (CD)

Guests are highly recommended to check out the breathtaking views of the city offered here. Although locals are known regulars at the club, this is a must-stop for Kingston visitors.

Fiction Fantasy will guarantee an extraordinary night, and the friendly staff makes every guest feel as if they are a celebrity — actual celebrity appearances are nothing out of the ordinary for this club, too.

This hotspot is sure to be playing the latest music, including the hottest reggae tunes. Owners compare the club to a party in the heart of a U. Hanging red lights establish an intimate, dance-provoking atmosphere. The club is regularly open from p. Occasionally, local artists will perform new music in correlation with album launches.

Located over the water, the club exudes a breezy and relaxed aura whilst never losing the high-energy club experience. The club is designed with a full bar and spacious dance floor. Famous is open weekly on Thursday nights from p. Even ignoring the deity that is Bob Marley and his reggae legacy, the island boasts a wealth of extraordinarily popular genres such as dancehall and dub, as well as having a long history of folk music, and lesser known, yet highly influential genres such as mento.

Small numbers of African slaves who had been armed by the Spaniards and instructed to defend the island against the British fled to the hills — where to this day, their descendants, the Maroons live in secluded communities.

Their percussive style of music is difficult to find on recording, but still forms a vital part of the life of Maroons, as it is used in possession ceremonies. To get around the new laws, plantation owners began secretly trading slaves of Angolan descent — who are the people behind the Bongo Nation, the people behind kumina religion and musical style which is not dissimilar to Maroon music.

Rastas hold reasoning sessions, in which they discuss religion, life, and politics, and smoke plenty of marijuana. These events are called grounations and, like any religious gathering, music is an important part of celebrations. Learn about our cuisine, traditions, art, language and music and find yourself falling into step with the island of All Right.

Jamaican Music. Come Experience It. It has enjoyed resurgences in popularity in the s and s, led initially by figures such as Buster Poindexter and Jaymz Bee. In Japan, producer Yasuharu Konishi became popular for his work with Pizzicato Five , and is often considered "the Godfather of Shibuya-kei ," a genre mostly derived from s lounge music. Alternative band Stereolab demonstrated the influence of lounge with releases like their EP Space Age Bachelor Pad Music and their album Dots and Loops , and in Capitol Records began issuing the Ultra-Lounge series of lounge music albums.

The lounge style was starkly in contrast to the grunge music that dominated the period. In the s Richard Cheese and Lounge Against the Machine has added to this resurgence by performing cover versions of hit songs of other genres primarily classic Rock , Pop , metal and hip hop in the style of a traditional lounge singer. In , the Parisian band Nouvelle Vague released a self-titled album in which they covered songs from the '80s post-punk and new wave genres in the style of Bossa Nova.

The movie The Rise and Fall of Black Velvet Flag is a documentary about three older punk rockers who created a lounge-punk band. In the movie The Blues Brothers , most of the members of the band were reduced to performing as "Murph and the Magictones" headlining at a Holiday Inn after bandleader Jake Blues went to prison.

When the band takes a break to speak with Jake and his brother Elwood, Murph switches on a Muzak version of " Just the Way You Are ," performed by Billy Joel , a former lounge musician himself.

The soundtrack of the anthology film Four Rooms consists of lounge music. The lounge track Spy vs. Andy Kaufman created a character called Tony Clifton. A parody of show biz entitlement and excess, Clifton is untalented, lazy often not bothering to remember the words to the songs , and abusive to his audiences.

Juggling bartenders, star-lit ceilings, and walls that transform into jungle scenes, Rum Jungle is an area leader in live shows; Marquee events, Broadway style shows, and an excellent in-house band, this club strikes a cord with those seeking an experience eout of the ordinary. Margaritaville is the place to party when visiting Montego Bay. Set on popular Hip Strip, this club is an excellent choice for great food, exciting entertainment, and a boisterous atmosphere. Jamaican owners Dear and Jardim offer a relaxing daytime space for watching sports events on big screens and laid back music.

Various Artists - Jamaica - Music Skip to main content Hello, Sign in Euro Lounge Thievery Corporation. out choice! If you love reggae, if you are curious about reggae, if you like island rythyms, or latin flavor, or good music in general, buy this CD! Some idiot payed to much in Boston, but you can get it here on Amazon /5(13).

8 thoughts on “Every Day - Various - Kingston Lounge - Cocktail Music Jamaican Style (CD)”

  1. Tygoran says:
    Discover releases, reviews, songs, credits, and more about Original Jamaican Classics - Volume One at Discogs. Shop Vinyl and CDs and complete your collection/5(17).
  2. Bakus says:
    May 08,  · Horace Andy's Dub Box is probably the best pressed LP in my collection, and I have heard the 10" vinyl release of the same recording for comparison. Not to sound like a shill but everything I have heard on the Jamaican Recordings label has been first rate in terms of sound quality be it compact disc, 10" vinyl or LP.
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    Check out The Best Lounge of Jamaica by Various artists on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on
  4. Kagakazahn says:
    Label: Studio One - SOLP • Series: Original Jamaican Classics - Volume 2 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Reggae • Style: Roots Reggae, Rocksteady/5(8).
  5. Akibei says:
    Medusa has endless cocktails every Wednesday night for around $ JMD (that’s $ USD or £). You won’t find a better deal in Kingston. The music is always great, with live DJs playing the best in reggae, dance hall, and international hits.
  6. Bakasa says:
    Enhanced CD containing a bonus data track with information from Rough Guides on travel and the music of Jamaica. From liner notes: Track 1 dates from and is taken from the album "The Pioneer Of Jamaican Music" (RRTCD02), licensed from Reggae Retro Records (UK) 2, 3 and 5 are taken from the album "Skatalites & Friends At Randy's" .
  7. Faell says:
    Find 7 Music Stores in Jamaica. Get contact details, reviews, and more.
  8. Gara says:
    Cocktail Music is essentially a revival of kitschy '50s and '60s easy listening genres like exotica, space age pop, and lounge music. Cocktail bands like Combustible Edison emerged in the early '90s. They adapted the sound and style of lounge music, writing their own music and performing it affectionately, but with their tongue firmly planted.

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