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Machel Montano is being saluted once again by internationally acclaimed music magazine, Billboard. The soca artiste performed at the Brooklyn Kings Theatre on Sunday night to an audience, who according to the magazine’s reporter, Natalie Weiner, couldn’t get enough of the authentic soca music Montano is traditionally known for. In the past few years, Caribbean soca entertainers, more so,...

Posted on Apr 30 2015 - 8:50am
Comments Off on Shurwayne Winchester Responds To Twitter Critic Proving He’s The Bigger Man

Whoever Swerve Gotti is, he’s currently on the receiving end of some pretty harsh tongue lashes as a Twitter post responding to a post by former Road March, Power and Groovy Soca Monarch King, Shurwayne Winchester, has gone viral. Winchester on Wednesday tweeted about the unfortunate fire that destroyed the landmark Smokey and Bunty bar in St. James Trinidad. In response, the Twitter critic referred...

Posted on Apr 18 2015 - 10:43pm
Comments Off on Soca Gets A Say In The Coachella Vibe As Bunji and Fay-Ann Take The Heineken Stage On Sunday

An honor. That’s how Bunji Garlin told us he sees the opportunity to perform on the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Heineken Stage, this year. Humbly, he explained that it’s not the actual grand Coachella stage where artistes like Drake and Azalea Banks will perform, but it is the Heineken Stage at Coachella and that’s a big deal! Bunji Garlin and Fay-Ann Lyons will perform...

Posted on Apr 16 2015 - 5:08pm
Comments Off on Trinidad’s Lawless Infiltrate’s Yardy Territory As New Video Surfaces

For weeks there’s been some murmuring about the release of his new video- something he’s undoubtedly been pretty excited to unleash. For Shane Howell, known in entertainment circles as Lawless of Bing Bang studios in Trinidad, his single, “And Yuh” has struck gold as compared to any of his previous projects. He’s excited about it and...

Posted on Apr 14 2015 - 7:38am
Comments Off on Destra Raises Bacchanal In Jamaica- Starts The ‘Elitist’ Conversation.

For years there’s been a subliminal divide taking place in Trinidad and Tobago’s carnival. It’s been blamed, for the most part on the crime situation and the need for better mechanisms to deal with pick pocketing and other petty crimes in fetes. Hiking up prices and of course, delivering the now norm, all-incliusive fete, was devised by major event promoters, among them Tribe Carnival,...

Posted on Apr 3 2015 - 11:06am
Comments Off on No Kees, Not You Too!… Bushy Face And All, Kees Heads To Jamaica

Kees may be on his way to Jamaica- probably even touched down already, but seems like he’s left some of his hotness in Trinidad, because in a selfie taken by the T&T hit maker this morning, cute-boy Kees looks a little less dapper. Kees takes a selfie showing off more beard than ever. Now we know some of you are already cussin’ us out for that bit...

Posted on Feb 13 2015 - 11:03am
Comments Off on “I Will Beat Machel”- Blaxx

The International Soca Monarch competition takes centre stage later this evening with several hopefuls who are vying for the Groovy and Power Soca Monarch crowns, now making their final preparations for their stage presentations later. This morning, soca artiste Blaxx told ETCETERABUZZ.COM that he remains focused on the prize- that is, beating Soca Monarch champion,...

Posted on Feb 10 2015 - 10:26am
Comments Off on Tears, Hugs, MUSIC… Machel Monday Delivers Global Music Showcase To Thousands In Trinidad.

He came in like a boss and by the end of what turned out to be a six hour long showcase of global music, Machel Montano came in for praise among fans who came out in their numbers on Machel Monday in Trinidad. The Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port-of-Spain was filled to capacity, by all accounts and even with the General Admission patrons being forced to view things...