Thursday, September 29, 2016

Carnival

Games people play

Aug. 19, 2016, 8:14 PM AST Comments

George W Bush was one of the main speakers at the opening ceremony of the Olympics. Nervous, he asked for a teleprompter. On the day of the speech, he went to the podium and started, “Oh, Oh, Oh, Oh, Oh.”

Devon Seale is 2016 Calypso Monarch

Feb. 8, 2016, 2:25 AM AST Comments

Devon Seale delivered two masterful performances to be crowned the 2016 Calypso Monarch at Sunday's Dimanche Gras at the Queen's Park Savannah in Port of Spain.


After 16-year wait... Despers wins Panorama

Feb. 7, 2016, 6:49 PM AST Comments

After a 16-year wait and with a new arranger leading them , Desperadoes Steel Orchestra at 2.55 am yesterday captured their 11th National Panorama Championship (Large Conventional Band category). Supporters of the band from the Hills of Laventille rejoiced when the results were announced.


Brigo Alive and Kicking

Nov. 5, 2015, 10:24 AM AST Comments

CALYPSONIAN Samuel "Brigo" Abraham "died" on social media for about 20 minutes on Thursday, after a fellow Calypsonian declared that he had passed away, and posted a tribute about his life and career.