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Claude Gonzales posted discussions
4 hours ago
Aquil replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"Welcome Mr. Ask to our WST, or as you Say, WSOT family. lol. Watch out of Mr. Claude, he will me you vote Aunty Kams and uncle Trump in their next elections respectively. I say, dotty water for Hinds but PNM for ever. lol "
5 hours ago
Marcus Ash replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"Mr Claude Gonzales: I just died of laughter. I see what you did there LOL.  In relation to your last request about the pnm, I will definitely grant that request in the very near future on the right forum as I believe this forum is geared…"
7 hours ago
Bugs replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"Dr. Bennet Omalu is indeed a brilliant man. The NFL owners should all be in jail doing hard time for what they tired to do to this genius. bugs"
10 hours ago
Claude Gonzales replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"bugs: Any time YOU and GLENROY JOSEPH agree with me on ANYTHING, I become convinced of the need to submit you two to CONCUSSION PROTOCOL under the DISTINGUISHED  OBSERVATION PROTOCOLS of  DOCTOR BENNET IFEAKANDU OMALU. Luckily, he lives in…"
10 hours ago
Bugs replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Ah want to see this list of candidates for PRESIDENT OF PAN TRINBAGO real bad!!!
"As of right now they cannot. They have the same problem the young folks had in the civil rights movement. It was not until young folks left MLK's organization and joined the Panthers, SNCC, PUSH and the likes were young people truly afforded…"
10 hours ago
Bugs replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"Claude I am in complete agreement with you (I must be suffering from a concussion). If the efforts are not coordinated and give positive reinforcement to each other they could end up taking each other out. However, I am enthused by the action of…"
11 hours ago
Claude Gonzales replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"Marcus: I have a joke for you!!! You can't MISS IT!!! "I may lose a few friends in the STEELPAN COMMUNITY for my MANY postings!!! But either way I was never good at KEEPING FRIENDS!!! Ask plenty people who talk to me or used to talk to me…"
11 hours ago
Pan Times posted discussions
11 hours ago
Marcus Ash replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"Thank you for for your constructive criticism/contribution Mr Gonzales. While I did place myself on a self imposed ban from commenting on anything again, I believe it's necessary to let you know that your comments are noted (and…"
12 hours ago
Claude Gonzales replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"bugs: All these people should be working TOGETHER. Along with MARCUS ASH and THE PEOPLE'S PAN YARD WOMAN and BERTEL GITTENS. And they should link up with a couple EXPATS to extend GLOBAL OUTREACH. I see a bit of a SCARY TREND EMERGING. Since it…"
14 hours ago
Claude Gonzales replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Ah want to see this list of candidates for PRESIDENT OF PAN TRINBAGO real bad!!!
"Glenroy: You have just summarized THE PROBLEM with the RIGGED SYSTEM!!! 120 members may be playing in THE BAND. But THREE PEOPLE are going to get together and make ALL THE ADMINISTRATIVE DECISIONS."
15 hours ago
Glenroy R Joseph replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Ah want to see this list of candidates for PRESIDENT OF PAN TRINBAGO real bad!!!
"Are you suggesting , Bugs that young people cannot take control of Pan Tribago , because they have no power in their bands ? Therefore no power over delegate selection? Because , is spite of all the noise everyone is making , that is wher change has…"
16 hours ago
Claude Gonzales replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Ah want to see this list of candidates for PRESIDENT OF PAN TRINBAGO real bad!!!
"How are young people going to step up? Is not JUST IN PAN and TRINIDAD. Look!!! My SENATOR is EIGHTY FIVE YEARS OLD. And she eh making room for NO YOUNG PEOPLE to take over. I remember back in the early EIGHTIES when she was MAYOR of SF and one day…"
16 hours ago
Bugs replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion I SAY A LITTLE PRAYER FOR YOU!!!
"I don't know. Like Prince, Michael, Bob Marley, James Brown, Clive Bradley, Sparrow and select few, Aretha was special. The next great one might one already be here. bugs"
16 hours ago
Cecil hinkson replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Ah want to see this list of candidates for PRESIDENT OF PAN TRINBAGO real bad!!!
"Bugs, I look at ComPanions in T&T and see the support they have from steelbands, pretty soon they will realize how important they are to the progress of everything PAN in T&T. On many occasions I've suggested that they form a Political…"
16 hours ago
Bugs replied to Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
"I'm looking for this to be the beginning of something great.  Akiba "Pan Man" Joseph and Duvone Stewart are to be commended.  bugs"
16 hours ago
Bugs liked Aquil's discussion Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.
16 hours ago
Cecil hinkson replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion THE RIGHT HONOURABLE KEITH DIAZ praises Dr Eric Williams' contribution to PAN
"I agree with Keith Diaz, something should be done in T&T to commemorate Dr. Williams."
16 hours ago
Bugs replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Ah want to see this list of candidates for PRESIDENT OF PAN TRINBAGO real bad!!!
"But Cecil how can the young people step up when the same old same old who voted the gangstas in are running the bands? The young people need to organize and setup a collective bargaining agreement with the band association.  bugs"
16 hours ago

Forum

Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.

Started by Aquil in News. Last reply by Aquil 5 hours ago. 11 Replies

Akiba Pan ManJoseph and Duvone Stewart, I salute you. Pan Cup forever.by Aquil Arrindell There is an online pan competition that is happening right now. It is called Pan Cup. I would like to honour two men in writing on this event and show at the…Continue

It look as if THE CIP take ah KEITH DIAZ "6" for ah KEITH DIAZ "9" ...

Started by Claude Gonzales in News 8 hours ago. 0 Replies

Now I stop using CLICHES about 55 years ago, eh. But I do recognize their USEFULNESS.So after analyzing this CIP/DIAZ "drowning man catching at a straw" newfound relationship (between THE RIGHT HONOURABLE KEITH DIAZ and THE CIP -- ah little…Continue

Ah want to see this list of candidates for PRESIDENT OF PAN TRINBAGO real bad!!!

Started by Claude Gonzales in News. Last reply by Bugs 10 hours ago. 7 Replies

Most of all I want to see if THE RIGHT HONOURBALE KEITH DIAZ is running again. Ah hope people realize that if THREE or FOUR candidates run for PRESIDENT against THE RIGHT HONOURABLE they will split the vote and THE RIGHT HONOURBALE will win…Continue

Big Up to Akiba "Panman" Joseph aka Pan Paparazzi - Pan Cup competition

Started by Pan Times in Commentary 11 hours ago. 0 Replies

When Steel Talks extends congratulations to Akiba Joseph on conceiving, implementing  and executing the Pan Cup competition.  Taking it to the next level and stepping into the future.…Continue

THE RIGHT HONOURABLE KEITH DIAZ praises Dr Eric Williams' contribution to PAN

Started by Claude Gonzales in News. Last reply by Cecil hinkson 16 hours ago. 1 Reply

"Pan Trinbago president Keith Diaz is today lamenting the failure of society to recognise the sterling efforts and ultimate achievements of Trinidad and Tobago’s first prime minister Dr Eric Williams.Diaz made specific reference to the growth and…Continue

Grenada’s 2018 JUNIOR National Panorama RESULTS - Angel Harps Juniors Win

Started by Pan Times in Panorama yesterday. 0 Replies

Grenada’s JUNIOR Panorama RESULTSPosition - PointsName of BandSongArranger1st  - 281.5Angel HarpsTop Striker - by Lil Natty & Thunda (2017)Jevon Andrews2nd  - 271New DimensionMadness - by Inspector (1995)Jeremy Ottley3rd…Continue

Tags: Angel, Harps, Juniors, Win, RESULTS

‘Only way to save pan’ Tobago support for NCC control of Pan Trinbago

Started by Pan Times in News. Last reply by Glenroy R Joseph yesterday. 2 Replies

Trinidad & Tobago NewsdayTobago’s pan fraternity are in support of a move by the National Carnival Commission (NCC) to take control of Pan Trinbago’s operations for the next three years, with a memorandum of understanding signed on August 7 by…Continue

Blog Posts

When Steel Talks has lost an esteemed Member....

Posted by Ian Cox on June 18, 2018 at 10:58am 3 Comments

 Stanley 'Kiddie' Currency ( Known for his insightful, Thoughtful and biting commentary- And an Ardent Desperadoes Affectionado) has passed on.

Condolences to his immediate family, Simple Paradise Sports Club Members and friends. HE SHALL BE MISSED!

Steelband "pandemonium" is not just about pan people , it is about All of us !

Posted by Glenroy R Joseph on June 5, 2018 at 1:00pm 2 Comments

The mistake we are making , my friends is assuming that the problems facing the steelbands of T&T are pan people’s problems , but they are much more than that.

The problems are societal , and about national identity , culture ,vision and even more.

Trinidadians have not yet recognized that in a failing economy , an emphasis on culture and tourism will become a most important part of the nation's economic security.



Many Trinidadians have been reluctant to appreciate…

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