Trinidad & Tobago Guardian Online


Thursday, January 29, 2015

The sun is blazing hot, the colours are bright and the crowd is surging.

It is a good day to die, or, you know, get taken to Nikkiland by a four-year-old girl who goes nuts before we even reach the entrance to the event.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

More than the land, sea and air assault on the government launched by the vast majority of the Revue line-up on Thursday night, the most entertaining splash of spectacle of the tent’s Port-of-Spain debut was the reinvented Sugar Aloes.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

The University of the West Indies Department of Creative and Festival Arts (DCFA) will host The Old Yard on February 8, from noon.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

It was no surprise that Ife Alleyne was crowned the winner of the 2014 National Calypso Queen competition which took place on January 19 at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s.

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.