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Meet William Jones of CASYM: An American Success Story- UpClose! http://ow.ly/BDFvR
An exclusive When Steel Talks interview with Mr. William Jones of CASYM, one of the standout steelpan music franchises in America. Here is his...
Celebrating the journey of #steelpan - 'Pan! Our Music Odyssey' #movie premiere http://ow.ly/BFEPI #history
Trinidad Express Newspapers - Documentary, Pan! Our Music Odyssey opens T+T Film Festival at Globe - The Globe Cinema came aliv…
Tributes to Leeds #steelband musician with a ‘heart of gold’ http://ow.ly/BFCFr #stkitts #england
Yorkshire Evening Post Leeds, England - Tributes have been paid to a Leeds car mechanic turned professional musician whose life was transformed...
Belize's Pantempters Steel Orchestra to visit #Taiwan http://ow.ly/BFCfb #steelband #Belize
The Reporter Newspaper - Belize - The Pantempters Steel Orchestra is scheduled to visit Taiwan next week as part of a cultural exchange program...
The 1st Panorama Preliminaries in the Savannah was in 1963, less than 30 Bands took part,Which is the First Steel Band that played?.Continue
The First Panorama in Port of Spain. How Many Steel Bands took Part?. History for the Younger Pan Lovers.
Mr. Valentine Young posted a "Sneaky Trick" question on September 6th, and I would have challenged him, saying, that never happened in panorama.He fooled us, because of his semantics, and the answer was a band in the South Panorama. When we hear…Continue
Lord Blakie sang Steelband Clash in 1954, but the event took place in 1952.The clash in 1959 was with San Juan All Stars and Desperadoes combined with Tokyo by the hospital.There was also another clash between two steelbands on Park Street between Frederich and Park Streets.This was not on a carnival day in the mid 50s. In those days steelbands were allowed on the streets on Discovery Day until the Baseball incident.
Mr. Rudolph Charles, aka Charlo, Trail, The General and The Hammer was honoured by the Head of State of Trinidad and Tobago, President Anthony Carmora. The ceremony took place in St Ann's, Port of Spain on August 31st 2014, which was the 52nd anniversary of Trinidad and Tobago's Independence.
Mr. Charles was awarded with the Chaconia Silver Medal, 29 years after his passing in 1985. His medal was received by his brother, Mr. Kenneth "KC" Charles.
"Charlo" was first a member…Continue