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Following on from the last two Carnival posts about my trip to Trinidad & Tobago and Haiti’s troubled celebrations, I thought it only right to give a quick mention to the music at Dominica’s Carnival which also happened this week. … Continue reading

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One of the things that people have really responded to about the weekly Soca show that myself, Dub Boy, Atki 2 and Jonesy Wales present on Ujima Radio, is when we explain a little more about the artist we’re playing, … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For Bouyon?

With Trinidad & Tobago Carnival only a matter of weeks away, the amount of incredibly strong Soca tunes that are being unleashed currently would be exhausting if they weren’t all so damn exhilarating. The heavy influx of Afro Soca and … 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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Stiffy & Dynamite – In Ah Style

As mentioned on this week’s Super Soca Show, Dynamite has yet another huge tune to add to his current onslaught. This time it’s a collaboration with Barbados Bashment Soca Monarch Stiffy. Dynamite’s partner in crime Mark Cyrus comes heavy on … Continue reading

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