Oriel Barry was born in Wesley, Dominica a small island in the Caribbean. Growing up, he was part of a drum band and was an active member of his school and church choir. Undoubtedly that was where he discovered and started to develop his passion for the art of music. Having experimented with the sounds of music his first serious involvement occurred when he migrated to Pittsburgh Pa and formed the sound system vybz Machine with friends in 2005. Oriel quickly settled in and earned his right as a popular club Dj, talented Studio Engineer and is among the best Graphic Designer in the region.
Oriel describes his music as ‘’Reggae/Fusion’’ which is mostly reggae fused with the sound of Jazz, RnB, Rock, Blues and Hip Hop.Having mastered the art of production, he has worked with local and international recording artists such as Richie Stephens, Bugle, Raine Seville, RDX, Voicemail, Anthony Cruze, Konshens, Wayne Wonder and Chris Martin to name a few. Oriel has also graced the stage opening up for the likes of Ziggy Marley, Shaggy, Luciano, Fortunate Youth and New Kingston. Continue Reading HERE