"Glenroy, I have heard these comments made by South and East bands more than thirty something plus years ago, and quite a few times I had to agree. Unfortunately whether it's the same song or a new song the "norm" would still apply.…"
6.1 Music Selection – For the purposes of the competition, each participating steelband may select and perform any Calypso/Soca or Chutney, providing that: .... providing the band didn't perform the song before in a previous…"
"In 2016 when the players protested, Duvone was there,so too was Renegades captain,Candace.
When the UPPM was formed at the meeting held at All Stars panyard, Duvone was there and he was among the last to leave. Dane Gaulston,Duvone and I walked down…"
"Sidd.I don't know where you got the idea that I said the PHI and the E-PAN actually made pan sounds.I said." it would be interesting to compare them.".....since they all sampled real instruments,but most likely with different hardware…"
"Extensive sample library,but it's another synthesizer....with sampled Pan sounds included......the beauty of electronics,but digital sounds must be in "0s" and "1s", therefore they can never,ever sound as warm and…"
"OK, so are we think that this election is free and fair?"
The elections would be free......the present Secretary who has been a candidate in numerous elections,have never seen it fit to recuse himself from the…"
"Vernon,I have been trying to get in touch with you,to let you know you can post your material on Nutones International page.
To:Richard Forteau,Andrew Salvador,Keith Diaz (President),Eastern Region,Northern Region
Oct 13 at 11:55…"
1. Shall hold in trust for the use and benefit of the members of the association property committed to them.
2. Shall hold in trust for the use and benefit of the Association any assets which shall become…"
People stood up for New Visionaries.
At the very first attempt to take a vote on a motion to declare members of the New Visionaries "persona non grata", a CIPer asked for the motion to be withdrawn, members agreed and this…"
"DESPERATE, you say........
Nah.....CIP patiently waited for the pig to stew in it's own fat......
Wait nah....yuh thought some of the hustling around dem CIP fellas was doing, was desperation?......Nah Claude,dem fellas was mamaguying…"
Hey Oswald; we could be related man, my Grand Mother name was Juanitta Jordan, and her father was from Barbadoes, who setteled in the Lopinot Arima area, do U know Aldwin "madman" Jordan a panman and his brothers Conrad "brooko" Jordan who's in Brooklyn, and Anthony "tony" Jordan in Florida??? well, we're related they're my cousin's, U might be 2...
Oswald; do U know from whence and when the skin drum arrived on our island, when and how carnival started, when pan and or the first ping pong was,made ??? I say not, I'll tell U this much, ( All Stars, Invaders, Ebonites, Crossfire, North Stars, Silver Stars, Nutrine Play Boy's, et al ) were dropping "Bombs" long before Hy Landers (Let every Valley Be Exaulted 1965), bomb started from since 1956, I can name the tunes but it will be a waste of time, but here's a few " Back in My Arms INVADERS, Another Night Like This CROSSFIRE, Back Bay Shuffel ALL STARS, Roses from the South EBONITES, I could go on and on and on, but I'll stop for now...
Oswald; I beg to differ on this one, the bugle infiltrated the (dust bin and bamboo tamboo band) from 1940 to 1952, and the pan/steel band day was Carnival Monday, J'ouvert morning bomb competition at Green corner Park and St Vincent street, further up the street at Park and Fredrick street, and Marine Square best beating band competition, and in the afternoon pan/steel bands " Mas" playing Sea Bees, Chain Gang, etc etc etc, Judging at Marine Square respectfully...
Yes OSWALD; as mention in the Query, the abuse of pan and pan people, a perfect example is the Brian Copeland et al infringment, where the already patented 4ths & 5ths technology on the Anthony Williams and Pan Am North Stars big 29 inch in diameter big tenor pan, Copeland claim to be his Genesis first of it's kind G-pan, as he patent it in the U.S.where it also had been Copyrighted in the U.S. prior to Copeland creating his alleged invention, where he also infringe the PHI-Pan using the 4ths & 5ths technology, and components of Korg, Yamaha, DigiTech, Roland, and also the Salmon Cupid E-Pan, a "Dossier" is in the hands of the U S Supreme Court D A to be presented to the Gran Jury to obtain an Indictment for that infringment, which may warrant an Extradition...
OSWALD; I understand very well what U are saying, UWI do not know anything about pan tuning, therefore; how can a curriculum be established without REAL PAN TUNERS, especially when they have these DUMB academic NERD'S without technique or method's in pan tuning, to teach a craft that is above their head's, where they do not fully understand from whence it came...