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This past weekend was one of much excitement, with events planned across T&T, but the show that mad ethe most noise it would seem, was TAO- Together As One, a concert held at the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port of Spain. Despite news of one Jamaican reggae crooner being served a warrant and arrested for breach of contract, the show went on and has since been...

Lyrikal and Angela Hunte snuggled up even amid the Hollywood action. The buildup to Hollywood’s carnival or what’s really the Los Angeles Cultural Festival, was sensational. Trinidad and Tobago soca star, Machel Montano represented for weeks prior, posting and reposting images on Instagram of what would eventually unfold at the festival- the fourth year...

Bunji Garlin and Fay Ann Lyons are gearing up to show the estimated 177,000 gathered at the Glastonbury Festival in Somerset , England just how Trinidad and Tobago does it. Their inclusion in the five day music and arts festival is a first for soca, and Trinidad and Tobago. Bunji has been forced to trade in the Jordans for rubber boots  Three hours ago, Bunji, in...

Fay-Ann’s new video fro ‘Raze’ isn’t getting the all around love she may have hoped for. One day after the FADER magazine debuted the new video for Fay-Ann Lyons’ 2015 soca hit, ‘Raze’, the masses in Trinidad and Tobago are dogging the concept, calling it a misrepresentation of the song’s words. Undoubtedly attempting to deliver to mass audiences, a video...

Fay-Ann and Bunji fought a musical battle this past weekend, in London. No gyrating. No near-naked women. No  bare-bodied men. No colourful feathers and beaded bikinis- just cold, white snow, a seemingly wooded forest and Fay-Ann Lyons. That’s all you’ll see in Lyons-Alvarez’s new video for  “Raze”, the EDM infused single that may have...

Posted on Jun 4 2015 - 11:28pm
Comments Off on Will Destra Win Again? The Countdown Is On

The artiste has been traveling for some time. Destra Garcia is quite possibly the busiest soca artiste these days. From Curacao to Toronto to the Bahamas and who knows where else in between, the mother of one has been spreading her wings and taking the sweet rhythms and melody of Soca music to parts near and far. She returned to T&T on June 2nd and in an immediate...

News today that Trinidad and Tobago soca star, Bunji Garlin will headline one of the key dance stages at the legendary Glastonbury Festival in England this June. The festival, which has been active for over 40 years and has been voted the world’s number one event by music magazines, boasts a number of key arenas, which showcase star talent. This year’s headline...

Posted on May 12 2015 - 1:40pm
Comments Off on Machel Makes It to Billboard Magazine Again!

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,...