Tag Archive for New York City

More costume bands from NYC to Bim

Week by week, Barbados’ Crop-Over festival is heating up with more bands launching. Small and mid-size bands such as Wednesday 2000, Jump and Ooutraje have all launched recently. Our initial reaction to Wednesday 2000 was … mehhhh. A lot of the…

Some justice for Esmin Green at last

Islandistas, you remember Esmin Green, don’t you? Please don’t forget her. Esmin Green is a potent symbol of what can happen when society is too cynical and too absorbed to notice people. Esmin Green was the Jamaican-born former teacher-turned-New York City-housekeeper who…