From Bunji Garlin and Fay Ann Lyons’ trip to Austin, Texas where they’ve performed at the SXSW Music Festival to news on TMZ on the experience of a couple NFL football players’ carnival first time, Trinidad and Tobago is making headway into mainstream news overseas. This past week, Rollingstone magazine online captured the essence of Bunji and Fay...

The results are in and carnival band leaders are today mulling over the NCBA’s decision when it comes to Large Band, Medium and Small , Individual costumes and even J’ouvert parade of the bands results. On Phillip Street in Port-of-Spain, the excitement could not be contained this morning as first time masquerade band, Flirt Carnival received word that...

His voice can be heard weekdays between 9am and 12 noon on urban radio powerhouse, Boomchampions 94.1FM. Third Bass, one of Trinidad and Tobago’s more vocal presenters, on Friday made his personality work in favor of promoting democracy on the island, this in the wake of several unfortunate incidents in T&T in the past few days. Third Bass, left, stands...

All black ‘errrything’… seems like Soulja Boy had been singing that one for Soca’s female heavyweight, Fay-Ann Lyons because in a recent admission by the former Road March queen via social media, black is her color. Lyons-Alvarez and her hubby, Bunji Garlin are in Austin, Texas for the SXSW Music Festival and rocking her semi mohawk hairstyle,...

Posted on Mar 13 2014 - 1:58pm
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Jaiga and Sam have welcomed their daughter, Miliana Lauren Callendar.PHOTO COURTESY: David Wears Photography. It’s official. Jaiga is a father of two beautiful daughters, the second of which arrived six weeks earlier than expected but has been described by new mommy, Samantha Callendar as “a feisty little one” at one month old. The entertainer had...

There’s a lot of mumbling these days following yet another Carnival in T&T. This year, the venom seems to be spitting out from every corner- this of course as everyone from the Mayor, to the man on the street weigh in on the conduct of masqueraders during the parade of bands on Carnival Monday and Tuesday. Even the President’s wife, Reema Carmona has...

It’s over. The International Soca Monarch, anticipated by thousands annually during Trinidad and Tobago’s carnival season, is now over and done with and the winners have been announced, much to the shock of some. There has been a three way tie in the Power category and Machel Montano has again secured his $2 million dollar grand prize but now with the...

From Diplo, Walshy and Jillionaire of Major Lazer to Boyz II Men and Nigeria’s Timaya, the world is zooming in on Trinidad & Tobago. On Monday, February 24th, soca Taipan, Machel Montano delivered a concert showcase at the Hasley Crawford Stadium in Trinidad. His Machel Monday was a world class show that brought out thousands, and among the fetters who took...