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Mercer Ramdoo commented on Pan Times's photo
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Mercer Ramdoo replied to Pan Times's discussion Medium band Panorama may go to Tobago
"It will be less costly if they pick all the Tobago bands in the finals."
Apr 28
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion BOOGSIE does a POWERFUL and FORCEFUL PLEA FOR PAN ON WACK!!!
"This is T&T. The only thing that was serious was the interview."
Apr 23
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion A Little Tempo Japanese/Reggae/Pan
"Very, very nice"
Apr 22
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion BOOGSIE does a POWERFUL and FORCEFUL PLEA FOR PAN ON WACK!!!
"Sampling? That's my favorite 2019 Panorama word. I know a band that did so much sampling that the judges couldn't figure out the tune of choice. Are arrangers getting lazy? Sorry, wrong topic."
Apr 21
Mercer Ramdoo replied to odw's discussion Steel Drums - "Accompong"
"Fusion with two of the best pannists.  Nice groove."
Apr 7
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Elders and Duvone Stewart Part Ways
"As they say when ur confused, "WOW"."
Apr 6
Mercer Ramdoo replied to odw's discussion LOOK! Where PAN Reach...Nessun Dorma Steel Orchestra versions
"Wow! Splendid indeed. Goose bumps time."
Mar 23
Mercer Ramdoo commented on Freddy Harris 3's video
Mar 23
Mercer Ramdoo commented on Freddy Harris 3's video
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Funky Freddy - Universal Journey

"Sounds like stuff I heard from Boogsie, Othello Molineaux and Robbie Greenidge."
Mar 23
Mercer Ramdoo commented on Pan Times's video
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A musical tribute to the Mighty Shadow by Khuent Rose

"Khuent should put all his offerings on a CD. Nice work."
Mar 13
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion My GUESSTIMATE is that about $40,000,000 was SPENT on PANORAMA 2019 -- and what do we have to show for it!!!
"I agree, but same as previous admin, monetary issues aside. No figures yet for 2019."
Mar 13
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion MARCUS ASH, LIAM TEAGUE and SILVER STARS win LARGE BAND PEOPLE'S CHOICE 2019
"Congratulations to Silver Stars."
Mar 12
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Russell Providence's discussion GOAT RACE & BLUE FOOD FESTIVAL for Trinidad.
"Yeah, got the message. Loud and clear ."
Mar 11
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Aquil's discussion Panorama 2019; would players be paid? Changing of the guards as old arrangers struggle; Dr. Mia Gormandy exceptional voice for commentary.
"Or, are they judging arrangers?"
Mar 10
Mercer Ramdoo replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion THE MOST INFLUENTIAL CALYPSO of ALL TIME?
"Still relevant after all dem years. In the panyards. On the road....still Super!!"
Mar 10

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At 3:53am on February 17, 2017, KEITH Alexander said…

Not empress because you're a hater .ny bands are kidding me

At 3:01pm on February 1, 2017, dynamicm said…
Patrick Ramdoo, Wait nah, you are Jackass of today now. You for real??? No justification warranted .What a 'dotish' comparison. Please note that whether other people said so or not, is not the issue here. It's Mendez in his capacity as Chairman needs to know what is required of him in his position and must not show any biasness and disrespect . We already have low tolerance for PAN TRINBAGO Management team and this has put a further nail in the coffin. Soon the coffin will be completely sealed.
At 4:07pm on June 1, 2016, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Yeah Patrick, more of the same, Panorama has become a wall of noise, with no musical merit...

At 1:14pm on October 5, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Hey Patrick, I like the "EXPAT'S", those who would if they could, but can't, so they tell those who could how they SHOULD...

At 5:57pm on August 13, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

PATRICK; NO NO NO, LEAVE THEM WITH THE CALYPSO, THEY'LL ONLY MESS IT UP...

At 12:07pm on August 13, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Here Here Patrick; not because I know Dudley Dickson personally and have worked with him in Phase II 2010 with "Pan Army", there "PAN'S was the BEST I've heard all night, the music were well balanced, the KEY they choose to play their tune in did Dudley's work JUSTICE, the best three (3) bands I heard was EBONY, BSO, SUPERNOVER'S, and I have to place RENEGADES in there too, these band's music was very well balanced, as for the rest of the band's, All Stars and Phase II BACKGROUND WERE STRANGLING THE FRONT LINES tenors, seconds, guitars etc etc, the rest of the bands alot was happening, I heard too much "DENSITY" or noise's, as a result of wrong key, bad tuning or identity of musical pitch, lack of unison in players, basses bullying the music where th bass is an accompanying voice, and not a lead voice,loud and over powering drumming by some over size rhytum drum, and especially where the melody get's lost,  in panorama there's a formula to be followed, where when we/Anthony Williams/Panam Northstars, used a "Bach" concerto formula with out dynamic's as "Bach's Air on a G String had NO DYNAMIC'S on the sheet, which entailed an Introduction play the melody 1st and 2nd part's state the theme, meaning repeat them and change key's two more times, where a concerto is a musical piece played in three movements or, three different key's, there's a lot more but I'll stop $ NOW...

At 1:09am on August 9, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Yes Patrick, he was elected for a three year's period, and according to the constitutional by law's of Act No 5 of 1986, he/Diaz CEASE to be President other than by election, for another term, "Court Injunction" or not, he should have been "IMPEACHED"...

At 1:04am on August 9, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Patrick the bands today do not impress me, not that I am looking to be impressed by any of them, what there doin is to "DENSE/OVER CROWDED and or NOISEY, I do much better sinking a drum, as for me, I have developed an EPICUREAN TASTE FOR MUSIC, and I can't stand DISSONANCE/UNPLEASANT SOUNDS, " I know what Vidia Naipaul mean't when he wrote in his book about the Caribbean entitled The Middle Passage, Naipaul contends that Trinidadians love noise, I tend to agree with him ..."

At 11:47am on August 3, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Patrick; Y do U even bother ??? it's  a total waste of time, do U remember in 2011 when "Boogsie" did a tune called "DO SOMETHING FOR PAN" Keith Diaz and the PanTrinbago regime wanted to ban it, and Phase II tied for fourth place with I believe "Invaders", untill Act no 5 of 1986 is repealed or eradicated, the abuse of panmen/women and their redress/money/millions will continue...

At 4:47pm on June 9, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

TRUE Patrick...

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