Tag Archives: carnival

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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CARNIVAL ROUND UP – JANUARY 2019 (MONTSERRAT, ST CROIX, ST KITTS & NEVIS)

On our weekly Super Soca Show (Ujima 98FM every Saturday 12-2pm in case you’d forgotten) we like to keep listeners up to date with the latest music and news from Carnivals across the Caribbean (though we have also covered Miami, … Continue reading

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Crazy Design X Shelow Shaq X Ceky Viciny – Pideme Excusa

After a brief trip to the Dominican Republic over a decade ago, I fell in love with Merengue and came home with bags of it. Since then nearly all the music I’ve enjoyed coming out of that half of the … Continue reading

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St Paul’s Carnival Returns To Bristol

After 3 long years of absence, St Paul’s Carnival is back just in time to celebrate it’s 50th anniversary. To say the city is excited is an understatement! Myself and the rest of the Super Soca Show crew will be … Continue reading

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THE SUPER SOCA SHOW

I love that when I moved to Bristol I found a Soca support group who could help me one day at a time with (fueling) my Soca addiction. Through acts such as Jus Now and nights like Ruffneck Diskotek or … Continue reading

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The Power Generation EP! / Prove It

Although from over here in the UK it’s hard to see a decline in Power Soca (an extra high energy strain of Soca which averages around 160 bpm), the fact that there have been two recent releases having to clarify … Continue reading

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Mina feat. Bryte – Make Money

Generally any tune based around the dogmatic refrain of ‘make money’ would be strictly kryptonite to my anti-capitalist sensibilities, however if you’re down to the last fiver and need some musical inspiration to boost up your cash flow, then you … Continue reading

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