Culture & Arts Archive January 2009

New Name to Hit Musical Market

A new name in the local musical arena will release their first album next month in Honiara.

A Slippery Walk to the Other Side

People with bridge phobia fear crossing a bridge and would do anything to avoid crossing one, but where does that leave them when it comes to just a coconut trunk in place to get to the other side?

Sharing Positive Messages Through Music

The Ni-Vanuatu musical icon, Vanessa Quai, did not cease to please her fans in Honiara during her two shows staged over the weekend.

Consultants Help Solomons Prepare for 2012 Arts Festival

Two consultants recommended by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) are in the country to help locals in their preparation for the 11th Festival of Pacific Arts 2012 to be hosted by Solomon Islands.

Vanuatu Sensation to Rock Honiara

South Pacific's singing sensation from neighbouring Vanuatu is gearing up for two days show in Honiara.

Solomons the Best Spot to Unwind: Oshen

Most look to expensive resorts to wind down but this is not the case for a renowned Pacific music icon who finds Solomon Islands "the best spot".

Sharing Unity in Music

Popular international musician who associates closely with the South Pacific, Jason Hershey, popularly known as Oshen, is currently in Honiara for a stop over on his way back to Hawaii where he currently resides.