An epic video with Charly B uniting the people of port Antonio in a dramatic show of love and togetherness
I saw Drake create this song at Geejam, it was crazy vibes. I knew it was gonna be a hit.
These are some dudes that came into the studio and we gave them complimentary studio time at Geejam. They have alot of potential. These dudes are from Muirton Boys Home. Mud Lane Family – Boys from Muirton Boys Home by dalevirgo below are the instrumentals to listen to… Dizzle Beats June 25 [...]
Reprints February 25, 2011 With Island Spice, and Years of Seasoning, Old is New Again By JON PARELES The Jolly Boys returned to New York City for their first public show here in decades like a Model T with a new CD player in the dashboard. At Hiro Ballroom on Thursday night, they had material [...]
Jolly Boys: Why GeeJam Recordings Launched with a Septuagenarian Jamaican Mento Band March 11, 2011 By Patricia Meschino, New York 70-Somethings: Jamaican Mento Group the Jolly Boys, who now cover Amy Winehouse and Iggy Pop,once played For Errol Flynn Eleven years after he sold his UK-based hip-hop label Gee Street Records to Richard Branson’s [...]
THE JOLLY BOYS JOIN SADE AS SPECIAL GUESTS Following a personal invitation from Sade, Jamaica’s legendary and iconic The Jolly Boys have announced that they will join Sade on their European tour this spring. The Jolly Boys, once the toast of Jamaica with their traditional ‘mento’ music, have after five decades been enjoying a [...]
Emmanuel Road by The Jolly Boys, Produced by Dale Virgo & Jon Baker Recorded in the Geejam Studios Emmanuel Road – The Jolly Boys by geejamstudios BUY ON ITUNES!!!!!!!
The Jolly Boys – HMV Institute, Birmingham – 16/12/10 On a bitterly cold night in Birmingham, when I even had to remove ice from the inside of my windscreen before I could get out, four Senior Citizens from Jamaica brought the warmth of the Caribbean to the HMV Institute. The Jolly Boys have been around in [...]
Sitting and Watching by Divine Brown (Tribute to Dennis Brown) by dalevirgo This is a tune I did last week with Canadian Superstar – Divine Brown… This is a Tribute to Dennis Brown,, Happe Birthday Dennis Brown… bless… http://www.divinebrown.ca/ http://www.facebook.com/divinebrown http://twitter.com/divinamarrom
THE RADIO STUDIO IN BBC GLASGOW WHERE I ATE LUNCH TODAY, I DID THE NY CALZONE AND GARLIC BREAD
The Jolly Boys Performing at Bush Hall!!! Sold out crowd.
All the way in the country part of England.
Jolly Boys singing at Cardiff Big Weekend in Wales.
As they’ve finished rocking The Secret Garden Party last Saturday and as they get ready to doing again at the Cardiff Big Weekend this Saturday July 31st, we catch them outside their hotel being the rockstars that they are. Unfortunately, I wasn’t there, i was asleep as i woke up and came to the lobby [...]
Jolly Boys kicked off their European tour at the Secret garden Party last Saturday. They rocked the crowd, got encores, frolicked with their new fans. Watch this fun clip. also check out www.facebook.com/jollyboys and become a fan, visit the website at www.jollyboysmusic.com
Jolly Boys rehearsing “Blue Monday” by New Order and “Rehab” by Amy Winehouse in Rehearsals on Sat, July 3, 2010. Footage taken by Sarfraz Manzoor, journalist from the UK.
Yowwwwww mento a get forward. Mad thing, was just enjoying the show. This is the Jolly Boys doing rehab at the redbones. It was a lovely night.
MENTO was the music of the Jamaican dancehalls before ska, rocksteady and reggae came along. A people’s music typically played in the countryside on acoustic–sometimes homemade–instruments, it dates to the late 19th century. Its lyrics generally dealt with rude or slack topics, or addressed the social issues of the day. Although often confused with calypso (largely [...]
On Saturday July 3, Geejam Productions will heat up the summer at Redbones Café in Kingston with Geejam Nights, a one-night-only concert event and party showcasing the Jolly Boys featuring Albert Minott and their new, modern take on mento, Jamaica’s first-time dance music. First set begins at 8:00pm with a performance of the kind classic [...]