Drum Roll Please? No Need To Ask Twice Once Drum Ninja’s In The House!


By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir Finding one’s self isn’t exactly an easy feat in a world complete with diverse personalities, a fair share of life prospects, topped up with sometimes unavoidable perplexities. Young, zealous and extremely high-spirited Caleb McDowell somehow at the ripe age of sweet sixteen discovered ‘PURPOSE‘! With this being by far one of life’s pivotal sought-after treasures, the brutal reality is that most youth … Continue reading Drum Roll Please? No Need To Ask Twice Once Drum Ninja’s In The House!

It’s Truly No Surprise Alex Klein’s Stage Name is SAWLTY!


By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir From the historically rich community of Vieux Fort, located on the most southern tip of Saint Lucia and named after a fort which once overlooked Saint Vincent — sprung talented Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist and Drummer Alex Klein. ‘SAWLTY’ is the name you will hear Alex being called and this is no surprise — observing the flavour this prolific artiste brings to the … Continue reading It’s Truly No Surprise Alex Klein’s Stage Name is SAWLTY!

Spectacular Saxophonist & Singer Rashaad Joseph Makes Major Musical Moves!


By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir Rashaad Joseph, an all-too-familiar title on both the Saint Lucian and international creative scene kick-started his music career at the St. Lucia School of Music as a preteen. He sampled various musical instruments until he stumbled upon the ‘sexy sax’ which he immediately passionately fell in love with. His instant fascination with, affinity for and adaptation to the piece — convinced him … Continue reading Spectacular Saxophonist & Singer Rashaad Joseph Makes Major Musical Moves!

MANU FRANCOIS, The Amazing Musical Crafter!


By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir   In the SpotLyght Feature Magazine rolls out our ‘Centre Stage Red Carpet’ for Manu Francois. Son of highly accomplished musician Ras Bonté and mother Kam Hamilton, he was birthed on the exotic island of Saint Lucia, but has been resident in New Zealand for the past 20 years.   He highlighted that the culture there is remarkably different from that of … Continue reading MANU FRANCOIS, The Amazing Musical Crafter!

Musical Royalty, The Royal Sounds


  THE ROYAL SOUNDS, a UK band are considered a band of the future. The brothers have been working together for almost ten years and have acquired much exposure and experience within their field touring Europe, as backing singers and working as session musicians. They are currently working on an album project with Edmonton sing-J sensation Hannibal which is titled The Message and will be available … Continue reading Musical Royalty, The Royal Sounds