Trinidad & Tobago Guardian Online


Tuesday, January 27, 2015

As the short Carnival season cranks into turbo mode, former Soca and Calypso Monarch Kurt Allen, prepares to introduce the glocal (global and local) audience to an all-inclusive cultural experience, which may well provide the kind of cornerstone and model our much talked of “cultural industries”

Monday, January 26, 2015

The 15 large conventional steelbands registered for Panorama 2015 will be visited by the judges and Pan Trinbago officials from tomorrow evening. Two judges will visit each of the zones to listen to the bands and give their comments while Pan Trinbago officials will conduct the head count.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Son of Tobago soil but based in Trinidad, Oscar Benjamin (Oscar B) will have star billing when the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival is held on Thursday, at Trelawny Stadium.

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Twenty-three calypsonians getting encores on one night extended last Thursday northern opening of Kalypso Revue to 1 am. 

A mere six singers were not called back by the sparse audience at SWWTU Hall, Wrightson Road, Port-of-Spain. 

Monday, January 26, 2015

The audience at the premiere of Geoffrey Dunn’s newish calypso documentary, Glamour Boyz Again: Sparrow and Superior on the Hilton Rooftop, gave the movie what will be undoubtedly its most appreciative viewing on the night of January 18 at the Globe cinema in Port-of-Spain. 

Saturday, January 24, 2015

She didn’t think she should just try and make it off of her father’s steam. So 32-year-old Geselle “Izzy” Joseph is going to try and chart her own way through the local music industry. 

Friday, January 23, 2015

They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder, right? But what if the person who has the benefit of looking-on, can’t see?

Friday, January 23, 2015

This time, in one month, Carnival 2015 would have been done and dusted, and most of the post-festival events, including Pan Trinbago’s Champs in Concert, would have been held. In fact, Catholics would have already gone to church and had ashes crossed on their foreheads. 

Friday, January 23, 2015

Larger Than Life is the theme for this year’s International Soca Monarch competition staged by Caribbean Prestige Foundation for the Performing Arts (CPF). 

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Stinging political commentary was the order of the day as the majority of contenders for the 2015 Couva Senior Calypso Monarch crown presented potent arguments to eradicate the social and economic ills facing T&T when the Couva Carnival Committee staged auditions for its calypso competitions