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Dis one going and…

Machel Montano’s official music video for “The Fog” is maaaaaaad! We want to be at this fete! #thatisall

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Fay-Ann and Bunji out of Soca Monarch contests

It was the come-back that wasn’t. The First Couple of Soca – Fay-Ann Lyons and Bunji Garlin have pulled out of the International Power Soca and Groovy Soca Monarch contests, just a few weeks after they had announced that they had returned to the contest which they have dominated over the years. And once again, […]

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Nicki Minaj shoots ‘Pound the Alarm’ video in Trinidad

Oh gawsh Nicki, ya know we love ya bad…! One of our favourite islandistas, rapper Nicki Minaj was in Trinidad recently shining the spotlight on her homeland by shooting her ‘Pound the Alarm’ video there. A very good look indeed. We love islandistas who use their status to big up where they’re from. From the […]

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To Bey or not to Bey?

Ok, ok, that isn’t really the question because there is no way in hell that TSTT, Brian Lara and Dwight Yorke are going to give up the big money bound to come in from the Beyonce concert scheduled for two days after Trini Carnival. Especially not with the US$200 VVIP tickets sold out on the […]

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Kadooment band launches- Contact is here!

The music has been out for a while and now Crop-Over is finally getting into full swing with launches of some more bands, including some of Barbados’ largest and most popular bands. Contact launched on Friday with a wicked, wicked launch party and the pics of their 2009 presentation ‘Firestones’ are already up. Check out some […]

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Fashion Week T&T gets underway

So Fashion Week Trinidad and Tobago is underway and so far the few reports we are getting in are mixed. Basically in a nutshell – love the clothes, hate the congestion. That has been the consensus from both Caribbean Fashion Style Journal and Judette Coward-Puglisi’s 5 a.m. at Mango Media blogs. The folks at CFStyle were not […]

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Bits & pieces – Machel’s rant, Rihanna’s statement and more…

So much has been going on these past few days – the Rihanna situation, Trinidad Carnival, New York Fashion Week, that it’s hard to get it all in but we’re trying! First off, we have some behind the scenes pics (compliments E-Zone Entertainment – big ups to Lisa Wickham – that woman is everywhere) of […]

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Got to switch it up!

It’s been a while but like a true fabulous islandista I was indulging in the delights of Barbados’ Crop-Over festival for the last fortnight or so – it’s only THE summer carnival to attend – sorry Antigua, St. Lucia, SVG, Grenada et al! 🙂 But some of the things I have seen and heard over […]