The 2nd (and final) Issue of Caribia Digest Magazine – Summer 1993


Chez Ophelia
-June Archibald returns from Dominica with the story of Chez Ophelia – the Queen of Kadans-lypso

Fun, Frolic & Spree for Carnival ’93
-Caribia artists and photographers paint a dazzling picture of St. Thomas’ 1993 Carnival celebration (by Anita Davis)

Echo People
-Desiree Gumbs takes an in depth look at five musicians who seek to revive the Afro-Caribbean music tradition

Jam Band
-Casey O’Connor talks with Nick Friday about his and Jam Band’s beginnings on St. Thomas

Caribbean Dance
-Lisa Gaye Hall reports on choreographer Montgomery Thompson and the Caribbean Dance Company

Poetry Corner
-From Grand Bay, Dominica — a look at Dub Poetry

Jazzin’ in the Virgins
-Judi Shimel recaps the St. Croix Jazz Festival

Spotlight on Puerto Rico, Island of Many Rhythms
-A tasty look at Puerto Rico’s music and food

Musician’s Corner
-Ray Gantek offers advice on getting the big gig

Artists Profile
Caribia looks inside the career of Jon Lucien

Weekend at Bernie’s II
-Bernie, Columbus rediscover Virgin Islands

Funky Man fans V.I. Music Flames
-Profile of Andrew “Funky Man” Shacove by Bob Wilmer

Rodney Rocks On
-British Virgin Islands Radio ZROD owner Rodney Herbert profile (by Diane Solomon)

Music in the Church
-by Bob Wilmer

… and more!

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