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A riddim compared to one of the most sought after beverages in Trinidad and Tobago is proof that the taste will quench your musical thirst. In true Trinbagonian spirit, when Christmas rolls over, one beverage that is stocked in every household is Shandy Sorrel. For many the beverage is considered a necessity for both old and young just as this musical creation. Holding on to the fondest memories of Christmases gone, Jesse “Chunky” John of Optimus Productions created a musical composition that has all the elements of the beverage; smooth,Read More
September 17, 2013 – Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago… In Kaj Designs’ latest philanthropic venture, the Tobago brand, has donated two signature garments for auction at the celebrity charity event, Legends Beyond, which takes place this Thursday September 19, 2013 in Los Angeles. The gala event, which celebrates the birthday of legendary jazz artist, Freda Payne, will also honour Grammy nominated artist, Howard McCrary as well as singersongwriter. Bobby Womack. Proceeds from the event will benefit Los Angeles County’s breast cancer organization, Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Legends Beyond promisesRead More
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. September 12, 2013——This brief media release serves to notify the media and by extension, the general public, inclusive of promoters and prospective business affiliates, that The Asylum Band out of Trinidad and Tobago is, as of September 11, 2013, no longer under the management of Mr. Ian Pantin. Members of the Asylum Band wish to convey their heartfelt thanks to Mr. Pantin for his years of service and loyalty and wish him continued success in all future endeavours. The public is thanked sincerely for its continued support ofRead More
New York, NY – Trinidadian trio RegulaZ serves up their second single with new hit “Get Loud,” available today, September 3, 2013, from all major digital retailers worldwide, distributed by FOX FUSE. Produced by 1st Klase Records, “Get Loud” is a fusion of flavors derived from their rich island heritage in the Caribbean, along with pop, hip-hop and electronic influences from around the world, as the RegulaZ keeps their fingers on the international pulse, for music fans everywhere. The eclectic collective known as RegulaZ consists of singers/songwriters Jason “Duc J”Read More
It has been reported that Trinidadian Matthew Greenidge is currently putting the finishing touch on his 12 track debut album which is rumored to feature international Reggae star Queen Omega. Matthew began working on the record in July 2012. Producers that have contributed to the project so far are JahLight Records, Studio 53, One Harmony Records, Flow Production and Elementree Productions. The entire album is being recorded and mixed at JahLight Records, also based in Trinidad, while the mastering will be done by Dainjamental out of the USA. Matthew GreenidgeRead More
The talents of one of the Caribbean’s most sought after string quartets; Alternative Quartet has been showcased yet again. The group of ace musicians hailing from Trinidad and Tobago have made a name for themselves in the Caribbean entertainment industry quickly following their official introduction as a quartet by Machel Montano in Alternative Concept 3. It is quite fitting that their third official video would be a cover of Machel Montano’s 2013 hit single ‘The Fog’. The video which was dramatically captured in black and white shows Andre Donawa, WasiaRead More
From the rhythmic bosom of Africa comes a collaboration that is filled with all the warmth of home, melded amidst the undying love of sincere Soca aficionados around the world. In “Possessed”, Machel Montano and Kerwin Du Bois are joined on a spirit-infused harmonic journey alongside South Africa’s triple-time Grammy award winners, Ladysmith Black Mambazo. The world famous male choral group have added their distinct and unforgettable vocal tones to such legendary albums as, Grammy winner Paul Simon’s Graceland. This is in addition to their uncountable nominations for Grammys, EmmysRead More
Imagine your sweetest dream, wrapped up in a favourite memory, covered in your most secret of decadent cravings, all put to music that just lifts you up and takes you far away to a place where your soul can get lost in perfectly honeyed harmonies. Precision Productions invites each and every one of you to this state of bliss with their brand new “Paradise Riddim”. These zouk-infused harmony laced tracks, titillate as they soothe; while also showcasing an artistic cast, whose sole purpose is to get you in the groove.Read More