"If Brooklyn understands that pan on the road is the only way to enjoy the true sweetness of the instrument, then that should be really second nature for Trinbagonians. We created the instrument. That is one thing no one can dispute, deny or try to…"
"If they tell me I have to come back as any one other than a Trini, ah not coming back. Plain and simple. We understand the true meaning of happiness, fete tonight, fete tomorrow night and enjoy the little time we have here. I love my country."
"Allison, you said it all. At about six minutes into the song, the variation on the theme, did bring water to my eyes and raise my pores. Despers did no such thing, hence the difference in standing. This I know, without a shadow of doubt , is…"
"Personally I don't think any rendition reflected violence, to me what you heard were ...should I say .. a classical trained arranger's version as opposed to a student of jazz's version. Renegades encapsulated all the basic elements…"