Entertainment
Raymond Parwot thrills Ntinda in live performance
Publish Date: May 30, 2014
Raymond Parwot thrills Ntinda in live performance
Raymond Parwot performing. Photo by Richard Sanya
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Ronald Mugabe
 
One good thing about music is that when it hits you, you feel no pain. These were words said by the late Jamaican reggae legend, Bob Marley. 
 
We could say perhaps it’s the reason why many say it is food to the soul. But, it always makes a difference when you listen to music done by a greatly talented musician. 
 
Little known, Raymond Parwot, 29 sincerely qualifies to be branded one considering the level of skill he exhibited last Wednesday evening as he performed live at Triple-R bar, along Ntinda-Stretcher road.
 
The revellers, most of them ardent lovers of acoustic soft rock music started streaming in around 8:00pm ready to be taken through a soothing session of back to back musical performances. 
 
Raymond did not disappoint at all judging from the mood his fans were in each time he skillfully strum the strings on his guitar. His vocals were on point too. 
 
He sang songs in various genres ranging from rock; to country; to jazz and of course, reggae. 
 
He did various renditions to songs by music icons like Ronan Keating and Pink, among others. 
 
The most captivating of them all was his performance of the late Marley’s Redemption song. 
 
This got almost everyone singing along in a way that could have triggered a smile from the reggae legend. They say musical legends never die, right?
 
Raymond’s proficiency in these exotic genres of music left many wondering how much untapped talent there is in this part of the world. 
 
This was catalysed by the fact that he also performed his own compositions and they too sounded equally sweet to the ear.
 
RELATED STORIES
 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Chameleone joins Bebe Cool for MAMA awards
Jose Chameleone is to tussle for the ‘Evolution Award’ in the upcoming MTV Africa Music Africa awards in Durban, SA, with some of the top African stars....
New York man works to open African art museum
Open the door of a seemingly normal New York apartment and the unwary visitor is transported to another world. Tribal drums jostle for space with forbidding statues and flamboyant masks....
Pallaso vows to sustain AK47’s group
Pius Mayanja aka Pallaso who left Team No Sleep three months ago decided to form his own team alongside that of his late brother AK47....
Peace activists asked to use music to promote international harmony
A popular local hip-hop musical artiste, Daniel Kigozi (alias Navio) has asked peace activists and organisations to use music and culture to promote peace and mutual understanding in Africa and the world....
Test your body and mind
At Extreme Adventure Park in Busika, you get a thrilling experience, a good workout, lots of fun and much more....
Eddy Kenzo: his journey to stardom
Eddy Kenzo is no longer your upcoming artiste; he loathes being called upcoming because he is not...
Do you think Ugandan graduates are the worst in the region?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter