Blogs and News

  • Japan vs USA
    Feb 6 2015 - 11:56am

    Va comes alive again with another massive sound clash. This time it's an all out dub plate war, billed as a war between the USA and Japan.

  • Third World set to turn up the heat to 96 degrees
    Feb 4 2015 - 2:23pm

    After a spectacular performance at Rebel Salute in Jamaica, The legendary Reggae Band Third World is set to heat up Virginia Beach on Bob Marley’s Birthday Eve.

  • Four Sounds Battle for The King Cup
    Jan 30 2015 - 10:35am

    Tonight some sounds are going to be buried under a barrage of music and only one will rise to the top to claim the Kings Cup. Get ready to lend your voice in support of your favorite sound in tonight’s 45 shootout at Montego’s.

  • Lion Face @ Virginia Reggae Fest
    Apr 6 2014 - 2:41pm

    Anyone who has been involved with sound system culture knows the name “Baby Face.”

    These days he is known as Lion Face and is still deeply involved in Reggae and Dancehall. Lion Face gained notoriety as the notorious sound killing selector on Americas most popular sound system, King Addies” out of New York City. During his many years on King Addies, Lion Face’s creativity set trends that are still studied by many today.

  • Ras Shiloh will bless up Mill Point Park at the Virginia Reggae Fest
    Mar 21 2014 - 4:37pm

    Reggae music has touched the souls of many people all over the world, in a most positive way. In a way that constructively molds our thinking, our ways of doing things, our relationships and our beings.

  • Sister Carol at Virginia Reggae Fest May 25
    Mar 8 2014 - 12:56pm

    World renown artist Sister Carol will be blessing up the stage at this year's Virginia Reggae Festival at Mill Point Park in Hampton, VA., May 25th. Affectionately referred to as "Mother Culture", Sister Carol was born in Jamaica and raised in Brooklyn where she began her musical career.

  • Farewell to Lady Cham
    Sep 9 2013 - 6:08am

    Allison " Lady Cham" Champagne was the host of the Caribbean Connection which aired on W.N.S.B @ Nofolk State (91.1FM) each Sunday afternoone. She was also Chief Editor of Westindian Times Magazine, a monthly publication.

  • IWayne in Virginia Beach
    Sep 9 2013 - 6:00am

    On July 5th, 2013 an epic event took place at Montego’s Caribbean Restaurant on Newtown Road in Virginia Beach VA. A collective effort on behalf of Bigmill Productions and Virginia Reggae brought forth the hottest artists out of Portmore , Jamaica : I-Wayne.

  • The 2013 Buckroe Beach Reggae Festival, Sweet Sounds, Great Weather
    Jun 4 2013 - 12:53pm

    Like the old saying goes, there is strength in numbers and clearly the turnout for the 3rd annual festival produced a record breaking number of Reggae Lovers and Peaceful Participants.

  • 2013 VA Reggae Awards, A day of upliftment and unity
    May 16 2013 - 7:45am

    The 6th annual VA Reggae Awards were held at Mill Point Park in Hampton, VA, on May 4, 2013. The all day event was a family friendly event that offered good vybez for all that attended. From the live reggae artists who performed on stage with a waterfront backdrop, to the vendors and Caribbean food, as well as the kid’s activities including finger-painting and a jump house, the free event offered opportunity for enjoyment for all ages.