De Jam Music Festival - Antigua & BarbudaSept. 21-28 2012
Adults only (18 and above) Week long celebration with beach parties, catamaran cruises, top DJs at the club discos and gala dinners.
Activities include The Infamous Catamaran Rum Punch Cruise, The Masquerade Affair, The All White Party, the De Jam Beach party and The Royal Prestigious Gala dinner. www.dejamfestival.com
North Sea Jazz Festival - CuraçaoAugust 29-Sept. 1, 2012
This is the 3rd year for what has become a very popular festival. Fun week jammed with jazz concerts, and world's most popular jazz, soul, Latin, salsa and R&B artists.
Headliners include Santana, Alicia Keys, Maná, Marcus Miller and New Orleans legend Allen Toussaint, who appears with clarinetist Don Byron and guitarist Marc Ribot. Local musical celebrities include bass player Hershell Rosario, singer Ced Ride, keyboard-player Rònchi Matthew and a guest performance by Argentinean guitarist Luis Salinas. The festival will be performed at various venues around the island.
Aruba Caribbean Sea JazzOct 5-6, 2012
This year's performers include Chaka Khan, Randy Brecker Band, Fourplay, Oscar D'Léon, Pete Philly, Kuenta I Tambù ((also known as KiT), Sven Hammond Soul, Tango Extremo, Rincon Boys, and School of Music Big Band. Check out the promo video
Dominica World Creole Fest
16th edition of the World Creole Music Festival (WCMF), held at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium.
Performing artists: Triple Kay, Jocelyne Labylle, GYPTIAN, Fanny J, Fay-Ann Lyons, Bunji Garlin, Jeff Joseph – Grammacks New Generation, Ali Campbell – Legendary Voice Of UB40, Dobet Gnahoré, Joycelyne Beroard, Jean-Philippe Marthely, Third World, WCK, Swinging Starz, Midnight Groovers, Carimi, HARMONIK, and Kolo Barst. http://www.wcmfdominica.com/
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