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West Indies Hope For Miracle!

Hope brilliant at Headingly. Impossible, simply impossible. In all of West Indies cricket history nothing can have been quite so gloriously scatty, unlikely, improbable and, yes, let’s go there, as impossible as the victo...
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Sandals Eager To Soca!

The Massy group chief executive, Gervase Warner, has come out in support of the establishment of a Sandals resort in Tobago. He did, however, acknowledge concerns over the likelihood of a long tax holiday and its location in an...
by Phillip Lashley
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Machel to Perform at CPL Final

Digicel Ambassador and soca superstar, Machel Montano, has been confirmed to bring down the curtain on the fifth staging of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) with an epic performance at the Finals. Machel will take the st...
by Phillip Lashley
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Bashment Soca’s Main Man

There’s no doubt that Bashment Soca music has grown by leaps and bounds this year. In fact, one could even say that Bashment Soca dominated Crop Over 2017. But just where do these catchy rhythms come from? Bajan Vibes recentl...
by Phillip Lashley
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Panman Eyes Record

CAN you imagine standing and playing an instrument for 24 hours continuously, with no breaks for food, water, sleep, or even to use the bathroom? Well, this is exactly what local panman Marcus Lewis is hoping to achieve to set ...
by Phillip Lashley
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Trinidad and Tobago Win Gold

(Reuters) – Trinidad and Tobago denied United States a seventh successive world 4×400 meters relay title when Lalonde Gordon overhauled Fred Kerley on the final straight to win a breathtaking final at the World Athle...
by Phillip Lashley
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Notting Hill Carnival to fall silent for fire victims

By Joseph Charles United Kingdom | Friday 4 August 2017: 13:13 BST The horns, whistles and thundering sound systems of London’s exuberant annual carnival will be silenced for one minute this year. At 3pm on Bank Holiday Monda...
by Phillip Lashley
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Destra Injured On Stage

DESTRA INJURED IN BERMUDA T&T soca artiste Destra Garcia has been hospitalised in Bermuda after falling through a stage during a performance last night. Destra was performing at the Summer Splash fete when the stage gave a...
by Phillip Lashley
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SLAVERY AND EMANCIPATION IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

Emancipation Day celebration in Port of Spain where people display their African wear. Photo Faine Richards Trinidad was a late starter in the Plantation system. Prior to 1776 the population of the island was small, and until t...
by Phillip Lashley
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SOCA ON DE HILL Remains A ‘High’light of the Crop Over

Tens of thousands filled Farley Hill on Sunday afternoon. (PHOTO: Richard Grimes) Soca On De Hill continues to be one of the events in the Crop Over Festival with the largest turnout. Tens of thousands flooded Farley Hill on Su...
by Phillip Lashley
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Devon Matthews Dies Backstage After Performance

Soca Artiste and Radio Host Devon Matthews has died. According to reports, Matthews collapsed backstage after performing at Tribe’s Festival of the Bands at St Mary’s College Grounds. Matthews, who sang the De Journ...
by Phillip Lashley
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