Monthly Archives: October 2018

SHADOW (1941 – 2018)

Some sad news in today that legendary Calypsonian – Shadow (or Mighty Shadow as he was also known) passed away at the age of 77. Many people here in the UK got to see him via Channel 4 films such … Continue reading

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Lura – Alguem di Alguem

Portuguese singer Lura gives a big nod to her Cape Verdean roots here with some straight up funaná vibes, which very much reminds me of the older Bouyon tracks from Dominica with it’s use of accordion over fast paced African … Continue reading

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Alexx A-Game – Go Harda

It can be tricky keeping up with the current wave of Jamaican Bashment artists, partly due to the fact that I find the levels of nihilism, materialism, misogyny and throwaway violence in much of the lyrics slightly nauseating, and the … Continue reading

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Rikki Jai – The Remedy / Ravi B – Start Over

Each week on our Super Soca Show we include a ‘Chutney Tune Of The Week’. Of course, even if you’re unaware of the music, it should be obvious that I’m not talking about the* fruity food stuff, but the Soca … Continue reading

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