Byron Lee

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    Calling all Jerks: Jamaican Jerk Festival is Back

    Who doesn't love a good jerk?  In case you haven't caught on, we're actually not talking about political candidates or even that uncle that shows up drunk at family gatherings. We're talking the jerk that refers to spicy chicken, pork, and fish with roots in the Caribbean, especially Jamaica. T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival This Sunday: The Ultimate Jerk Off!

    Laine DossJerk chicken cooking the traditional way..‚ÄčOK, we had to get that jerk-off pun out of the way. But seriously, if you like your meat hot and spicy, then you want to head over to Markham Park in Sunrise for the 10th annual Jamaican Jerk Festival, sponsored by Grace (which, by the way, make ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2010

    Jerk Festival This Weekend at Markham Park in Sunrise

    ‚ÄčOn Sunday, November 14, head over to Markham Park in Sunrise for the ninth-annual Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival. Find everything from Caribbean music and cultural performances to chef competitions, sporting events, kids activities, and, of course, jerk food. The festivities at what is reportedly t ... More >>

  • Music

    November 13, 2008

    Cooler Than the Other Side of the Pillow

    Gregory Isaacs keeps his fans happy

  • Music

    October 9, 2008

    Carnival Weekend Roundup

    A guide to all the biggest Caribbean fetes

  • Music

    March 6, 2003

    Bug in the Bass Bin

    Poverty, dancehall, and sound systems in modern-day Jamaica