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Mas Bands for Toronto Carnival 2014

Mas Bands for Toronto Carnival 2014

The Toronto Mas Bands Association has released the names of the 6 “A” bands and 4 “B” bands that will be participating in the Toronto Carnival parade (formerly Caribana). Look out for us this weekend at Tribal Carnival band launch for the unveiling of Secret of the Wings.  And don’t forget to stay tuned to(…)

Paparazzi Carnival Lookbook online now

Paparazzi Carnival Lookbook online now

Paparazzi Carnival’s 2013 Lookbook is already available online for those who want to have a look at their costumes for Trinidad Carnival 2013.  What do you think? Open publication – Free publishing For more information: http://www.facebook.com/PaparazziCarnival http://www.paparazzicarnival.com

Paparazzi launches “Paparazzi” for Trinidad Carnival 2013

Paparazzi launches “Paparazzi” for Trinidad Carnival 2013

Happy Band Launch Season! Lastnight, new band Paparazzi Carnival launched their presentation “Paparazzi” for Trinidad Carnival 2013.  We did not attend but look forward to viewing the photos from the media outlets and bloggers who were invited. While we wait, enjoy the photos of the costumes that Paparazzi mas band teased us with before the(…)

Who wants to model for Bliss mas band?

Who wants to model for Bliss mas band?

Per Bliss mas band, Interested in modeling for our Band Launch? Submit your information on our model database at http://www.ultimateeventstt.com/models   For more information: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bliss-Carnival/120628551319964 http://www.blisscarnival.com/

Saldenah to launch Fantasy in Jewels this weekend for Toronto Carnival

Saldenah to launch Fantasy in Jewels this weekend for Toronto Carnival

Louis Saldenah will be launching his presentation “Fantasy in Jewels” this Saturday.  Let’s hope I can get over this cold otherwise I may have to miss it… For more information: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Saldenah-Mas-Band/129027107142007 http://www.saldenahcarnival.com/

K2K presents The Human Race for Trinidad Carnival 2013

K2K presents The Human Race for Trinidad Carnival 2013

K2K will be presenting “The Human Race” for Trinidad Carnival 2013.  After playing mas with them for 2012, I cannot wait to see what they have in store for us for 2013! K2K THEME In today’s society, intense pressure is often placed upon us to conform. We are pressured into viewing life as succession of(…)

Tribal Knights Mas Camp Visit

Tribal Knights Mas Camp Visit

Yesterday, we visited Tribal Knights mas camp in Scarborough where we were able to view the costumes on display.  The folks at Tribal Knights were kind enough to give us permission to take some closeup pics of the costumes.  The designers and staff at the camp were very accommodating and generous with their time. I(…)

Roam The Mas Band Theme for Trinidad Carnival 2013 revealed

Roam The Mas Band Theme for Trinidad Carnival 2013 revealed

“Black Face, White Masks” provides the creative basis for Roam mas bands intended presentation for Trinidad Carnival 2013.   “Black Face, White Masks” is the title of a book written by Martinique’s Franz Fanon back in 1952.  I’ll be honest, this is the first time I am hearing about this book and I had to(…)

Oasis The Review: After Registration Before Collection

Oasis The Review: After Registration Before Collection

Special thanks to K.S.R. who shared her experience with us.   Click here to read Part 1 of her Oasis review.    Please note to readers, everyone experience differs but this is MINE!!!!! After Registration Before Collection So after registration, I called the camp (November) to find out if additional diamantes could be added to the(…)