St. Lucia Prepares For “Roots & Soul”
The island of St. Lucia is getting ready to stage “Roots & Soul,” a festival aimed at showcasing the talents of artists and musicians who are setting new trends in the musical genres of Conscious Hip Hop, R&B, Afro-Punk and Reggae.
Some of the festival’s attractions include, apart from performances by various musical acts, master classes and face-to-face meetings with artists and other persons involved in the local music industry.
The festival comprises concerts, some free, some paid, in several different parts of the island, ending at the Pigeon Island National Landmark on Sunday, 18th June.
The final event will bring together musicians, record labels, online music stores and platforms, specialized journalists and other actors” in order to enhance market access for Saint Lucian and other musicians and producers.”
To purchase tickets to the Roots & Soul Festival, go here.
By: Danielle Dixon
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