Trinidad Carnival Band

Fantasy Carnival Band Launch live tonight!

Fantasy Carnival Band Launch live tonight!

                                I am very much looking forward to the Fantasy Carnival launch later on tonight especially after seeing their last teaser pic.  This is my favourite of all three! So later tonight, I’m going to put on my comfy pyjamas(…)

Oasis Carnival Teaser Costume

Oasis Carnival Teaser Costume

                                  Oasis Carnival’s teaser for Trinidad Carnival 2012.  This is the only preview I could see on their Facebook page.  Looks interesting.  From their Trinidad Carnival 2011 road pictures it looks like this band has a good time.  Plenty(…)

Island People Mas 2012 Costume Launch postponed

Island People Mas 2012 Costume Launch postponed

                    The word on the street is that Island People Mas band launch has been postponed until Friday 12 August due to inclement weather.  Sadness.  Guess I’ll just have to wait till next week to see both YUMA and Island People’s presentation for Trinidad Carnival 2012.(…)

Island People Mas teasers

Island People Mas teasers

                    Island People Mas Band launch their Trinidad Carnival 2012 presentation on Friday 5th August.  Thanks to the lovely folk at Carnivaltv.net we can again watch it streaming LIVE online.  So I’m gonna put on my comfy pyajams and watch it all go down in HIGH(…)

Fantasy Carnival Teaser #2

Fantasy Carnival Teaser #2

                    Opps, my bad.  I said that Fantasy Carnival had less than 100 followers on FB.  But turns out I “liked” the wrong organisation.  Here is the real Fantasy Carnival mas band coming out for Trinidad carnival 2012: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fantasy-Carnival-TT/134881116597454?sk=wall On a brighter note, they also released(…)

Fantasy Carnival?

Fantasy Carnival?

                  According to their website, this newbie Trinidad Carnival band is slated to launch on Saturday 6 August 2011.  They are being very secretive about their presentation and band but I’m not sure exactly how that is working out for them as their Facebook page has less(…)

Band Launch Seaon is in full swing!

Band Launch Seaon is in full swing!

OK, I’m back from vacation so let’s continue where we left off! I know some of you have already booked your flights for Trinidad Carnival 2011. Hooray! For the rest, keep checking the fares till you see one that meets your budget. Onto Carnival bands… We are already into band launch season. In the past(…)

Trinidad Carnival Costumes

To play or not to play? So I’ve been sitting here for a while trying to figure out how to accurately explain what it is like to play mas.  There are no words, but there are videos.  This is by far my favourite Trinidad Carnival video of all time.  After viewing this video, the question(…)