Panorama 2017 Finalists – Trinidad Carnival 2017

On Saturday, February 25, 2017 14 Large Steel Orchestra bands will take to the stage to compete for the title. On Sunday, February 12, at the Queens Park Savannah the semi-finals competition took place into the wee hours of Monday Morning. Emerging from the 18 hour stretch of Trinidad’s musical treasure as the Finalists are:…

More New Soca Music – Trinidad Carnival 2017

I’ve been drafting this post for about over a month now. Every time I think I have included every song I’d like to recommend and compel you to listen to, another bomb drops. I love the years when there are more than one epic song, and this year is one of them. In addition to…

Chutney Soca Monarch Winners – Carnival 2017

Chutney Soca Monarch Finals were held last night Saturday, February 11th at Skinner Park in San Fernando Trinidad.  The final competition hosted  twenty of the nations biggest Chutney Soca artists. Congratulations to the shared first place 2017 Chutney Soca Monarch Winners Ravi B with his song “Budget” and Omardath Maraj  with his song “Ramsingh” and…

International Soca Monarch Finalists 2017

The Lotto Plus International Finalists have finally been announced! The semifinals were held this past Sunday, February 5. The Finals will be held on Friday, February 24, 2017 also dubbed Fantastic Friday. The Finalists for 2017 are: Asten Isaac – Rum Friends Blaxx – Rankin Ting Devon Matthews – D Journey (Make It) Farmer Nappy…

Scorch Music App!

  “Lifestyle: ‘the way in which a person or group lives’. Even though SCORCH started off as a magazine it has evolved into a lifestyle brand. The first thing SCORCH accomplished was proudly owning its identity, being patriotic and opinionated in everything it did. The crew shows up, shows out and does it with no…

Maxine Richards and Friends Presidential All Inclusive Carnival Fete 2017

Maxine Richards and Friends will be hosting their Presidential Carnival Fete on the 19Th February 2017, 3 to 10pm at the Pier 1 Williams Bay Chaguaramas. Over the past 20 years the fete’s proceeds has been geared towards various children’s charitable organizations is an annual fundraiser for the benefit of the Children Ark among others…

Uber comes to Trinidad

Most major cities throughout North America and Europe are familiar with Uber.  Uber is a  car ride application that can be uploaded to your Iphone or Android device.  The app allows you to  submit a  request,  and then  it selects the nearest Uber driver, allowing the driver to receive the location of the customer and accept the…

‘Finesse’ Premium All-Inclusive returns on January 28th

P.O.S. Trinidad (Sonique Solutions) – After its explosive introduction last year to the All-Inclusive arena, the ultra-premium all-inclusive event ‘Finesse’ returns to appease the needs of the partying public of Trinidad & Tobago. The 2017 edition of this all-inclusive fete experience is an all-white affair and takes place poolside of the picturesque La Vega Estate…

DJ Puffy Crowned Red Bull Thre3style World Champion

Saturday, 17 December 2016, in Santiago Chile,  DJ Puffy from Barbados was  crowned the new Red Bull Thre3style World Champion. The Grand Final was held at the Vélodromo del Estadio Nacional after a very exciting week of qualifying rounds. This was the seventh World Finals hosting some of the best  DJs on the planet vying…

Trinidad Carnival Fetes 2017

If you haven’t begun purchasing your fete tickets by now, chances are you either have a lot of promoter friends or you’re planning to make scalper friends when you reach to Trinidad. Premium and popular fete tickets are selling and sold out as I type. There are quite a few new entries for 2017 as…

Machel Montano to receive award at  Institute of Caribbean Studies 23rd Annual Gala 

Institute of Caribbean Studies is located in Washington, District of Columbia. The Institute of Caribbean Studies (ICS) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to highlighting the contributions of Caribbean Americans and advocating on issues affecting Caribbean Americans. This year for their 23rd annual gala the Institute of Caribbean Studies  will be Honoring the soca super…