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Alborosie opens fourth season of Harry J Live Couch Series!

(repost from The Gleaner) Coming off the heels of his new album, For the Culture, released on June 4, Italian Reggae Ambassador, Alborosie, was the first act on the couch for season four of the Harry J Live Couch Series. The virtual jam session, produced by Tara Johnson, was released yesterday on the Harry J YouTube channel. Comfortably seated on the golden couch in the Harry J Recording studio with his…

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Queens Public Library 125th Anniversary Celebration Featuring VP Records Co-founder Miss Pat Chin!

On Friday, June 11, 2021, at 11A.M., join the Queens Public Library’s President and CEO Dennis M. Walcott, and VP Records Co-founder Patricia ‘Miss Pat’ Chin for a zoom conversation on life, community, arts, and culture. Celebrating accomplishments through the library’s history and looking at the present day to envision the future, the library’s 125th anniversary celebration highlights the library’s historical successes and shines a spotlight on community stories and…

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Reggae For The Global Vinyl Holiday!

(repost from Vision Newspaper) Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly 1,400 independently owned record stores in the US and thousands of similar stores internationally. VP Records has participated annually since 2015 at its flagship retail store in Jamaica, New York at its Miramar, Florida…

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Island Spaces Promises ‘Magic at The Museum!’

(repost from Caribbean National Weekly) Caribbean culture, with it’s dialect, music, food and dance, has long been an impactful and influential force in Miami-Dade County and the global diaspora. Immigrants from all corners of the region have settled and made their homes in Florida, keeping close the identity and heritage of their origin. In recognition of Caribbean-American Heritage Month, the Island Society for the Promotion of Artistic and Cultural Education…

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Miss Pat Speaks On The History Of VP Records And How Reggae Music Spread Across The World!

(repost from the Breakfast Club – Power 105.5 FM) VP Records Matriarch Patricia ‘Miss Pat’ Chin speaks to Angela Yee, DJ Envy and Charlamagne Tha God on New York’s Power 105.5 FM!  Miss Pat speaks on the founding of VP Records, and the early days of life in New York!  



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