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TOMORROW (August 11th, 2019) promises to be an HISTORIC DAY for STEELBAND MUSIC as the WORLD STEELPAN DAY is launched. I applaud the efforts of BERTEL GITTENS and SIMEON SANDIFORD!!!

At 11 a.m. tomorrow (August 11th, 2019) the WORLD STEELPAN DAY is going to be LAUNCHED at the PAN TRINBAGO HEADQUARTERS in PORT OF SPAIN, T…

Started by Claude GonzalesLatest Reply

Liberty's Tina Charles set to debut documentary on her father at Tribeca Film Festival

Rawlston Charles, an immigrant from Trinidad and Tobago, promoted Calypso and Soca music to the world through his record store and his musi…

Started by Pan TimesLatest Reply

I have come to the conclusion that 1947 is the year that the first TENOR PAN was BUILT (in T&T) using a 55 gallon OIL DRUM!!!

If you go around the PAN CHAT FORUMS you will see hundreds of PAN LOVERS talking about PAN in the SIXTIES and SEVENTIES and a little bit in…

Started by Claude GonzalesLatest Reply

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Well yuh think dat ROWLEY could go to ITALY and say we HAVE CORONA -- yuh MAD oh meh LARD OHH ... ITALY have MORE CORONA more than TRINIDAD ...

... so why neglect YUH CULTURE and PAYING TOBAGO PAN PLAYERS for dey PANORAMA PERFORMANCE and EFFORTS EXTRA ... yuh making me FEEL SAD beca…

Started by Claude Gonzales

2 Mar 19
Reply by Claude Gonzales

I have to take a TIME OUT and give BEVERLEY RAMSEY-MOORE some PRAISE for being a VERY ASTUTE POLITICIAN ... she does not MISS A BEAT!!!

And I am being sincere with THAT COMPLIMENT because I sit here and try to read her EVERY PLAY. And she is quite sophisticated in her moves.…

Started by Claude Gonzales

0 Mar 16

Well they tell me to FORGET GUYANA POLITICS and TALK ABOUT PAN!!! So ah putting up a statement from a DEDICATED PAN LOVER named "RIDDIM RIDER" and ah want to know what allyuh think ...

Riddim Rider Pan is not as versatile as we believe which is why the Epan is so important...

Started by Claude Gonzales

0 Mar 12

Since this is WOMEN IN PAN MONTH: Who is the BEST WOMAN PAN PLAYER IN THE WORLD?

If you ask any TRINIDADIAN who is the BEST MALE PAN PLAYER in the WORLD they would say BOOGSIE or ROBERT GREENIDGE. Of course I would say A…

Started by Claude Gonzales

6 Mar 9
Reply by Claude Gonzales

When I see somebody playing a PAN at a HIGH LEVEL -- I like to see their MIND IN ONE PLACE ANTICIPATING and the PAN STICKS in ANOTHER PLACE DELIVERING ... I will give THREE EXAMPLES!!!

Started by Claude Gonzales

0 Mar 9

LADIES and GENTLEMEN OF THE JURY -- I finally have EVIDENCE of a REPRESENTATIVE SAMPLE of a STEELBAND PLAYING A CALYPSO IN CALYPSO ...

... Even so I still consider it CALYPSO LITE!!! I like a little bit more BRADAM BRAM (what I will call the SPIRIT OF CARNIVAL -- especially…

Started by Claude Gonzales

2 Mar 9
Reply by Claude Gonzales

Spring Choir Concert: St. Francis in the Americas

Potts and Pan Steelband

Started by Pan Times

0 Mar 8

Who is ALEXICA ADAMS -- The now FAMOUS Panorama Music Critic?

The Monsterrat Reporter April 2012 Montserrat’s music student Alexica Adams wins Myrtle Sammy bursary in Trinidad The Trinidad Express ear…

Started by Claude Gonzales

1 Mar 7
Reply by Claude Gonzales

Winsford Devine had the best ROYALTIES COLLECTION PLAN in TRINIDAD after CLIVE BRADLEY made him aware that he was being EXPLOITED ...

... He drive down by SPARROW house with THREE BADJOHNS in the car and they tell SPARROW is time to start PAYING ROYALTIES. SPARROW tell the…

Started by Claude Gonzales

3 Mar 7
Reply by Cecil hinkson

I want to PAY TRIBUTE to some EARLY 2020 CULTURAL HEROES ... WE NEED INDEPENDENT VOICES who TRANSCEND THE GIMME GIMME CULTURE

ALEXICA Lxc ADAMS!!! DENNISE DEMMING!!! FABIEN ALONSO!!! PAN CRITIC!!!

Started by Claude Gonzales

2 Mar 5
Reply by Cecil hinkson

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