Behind the Music extras – The Producers

So you read our Behind the Music piece in the January/February 2013 issue of Caribbean Beat … but maybe you wondered why we didn’t include well known soca producers like…

Read More

Hikes and history in Barbados

If we were asked to come up with a way to combine a healthful hike with historical tidbits, we couldn’t have done better than the Hike Barbados programme. Run by…

Read More

Off the beaten track in Nassau

Art, conch salads and daquiris? We’re there! Bahamian filmmaker Kareem Mortimer gives the skinny of the best places to lime in the Bahamas, especially if you’re going to be there…

Read More

Here a meme, there a meme …

Consider yourself a social media strategist? You’ll love the Plugin column in our Nov/Dec issue. Janine Mendes-Franco looks at the power of Caribbean memes!  

Read More

Caribbean Fever takes regional music to new places in NY

If you’re a fan of Caribbean music in New York and Hurricane Sandy left you with at least one dry outfit, you’re probably headed over to the new Barclays Center…

Read More

Nathalie Taghaboni: across the world, still from yaad…

Thwarted love, high mas and family bacchanal under a Trinidad and Tobago sky … that’s one of the ways to describe Nathalie Taghaboni’s second book, a Caribbean novel called Across…

Read More

Revamp planned for Grenada Sailing Festival

For sailing enthusiasts around the Caribbean and beyond, the Grenada Sailing Festival is usually the kick-off event for the regional sailing season. And we can expect some interesting new changes for the 2013…

Read More

We need music albums for review!

Caribbean Beat magazine invites regional and international record labels and independent artists to send us new and trending albums of exciting Caribbean music for review. We are open to listening…

Read More