Mas bands

How to treat your masqueraders for Trinidad Carnival 2012

How to treat your masqueraders for Trinidad Carnival 2012

5 Tips for Mas bands who cannot afford PR advisors It’s a recession.  People are feeling it.  Business are feeling it.  Mas bands too! With the harsh financial times, maybe some bands had to let go of their expensive PR advisers and are now confused as to how they should treat actual and prospective customers.(…)

D’ Generation X–Darren Cheewah, X 2 0 1 2

D’ Generation X–Darren Cheewah, X 2 0 1 2

If you blinked too hard, you really could miss it. The building that houses the mas camp/production house for Strictly Alternative Mas (S.A.M) is pretty non-descript. The tiny car park could barely contain the two vehicles when we pulled up. The room where production was taking place was cramped, housing work tables, sewing machines, and(…)

Online Registration for Explosion Carnival Band is Live

Online Registration for Explosion Carnival Band is Live

Explosion mas band has finally opened for online registration and it looks like all sections are still available on the website. Explosion! fans…..as we continue to bring the HEAT; we are pleased to announce that online registration is officially OPEN! Follow the link http://explosioncarnival.com/register.php and get ready to fan those flames with us!! Have a(…)

Oasis Carnival Costume updates

Oasis Carnival Costume updates

              Oasis mas band registration continues to go well.  The following sections are already sold out: Cherry Blossom Frontline Koi Frontline Phoenix Frontline Remember, you can still register both in house and online for any of their other available costumes. On a related note, there are people out there(…)

Island People Mas “Hero Hookup” for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Island People Mas “Hero Hookup” for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Per Island People Mas, We’ve started a new program called ” The Head 2 Toe Hero Hook Up” where we’ll be giving you tips and ideas on what boots makeup, accessories, etc, can go with your costume of choice as well as links and video tutorials on how to achieve these glam looks for on(…)

Inside The World of “X”

Inside The World of “X”

Darren Cheewah opens X’s Mas Camp in Carenage, Trinidad and allows Trinidad Carnivals’ photographer Double -R inside the world of X. here is the story about sailor X this man did port in in the wild wild west, sailor x did rell like flex ,buck up wit a gyul that was tripple X , and(…)

Genesis Band Launch is this Sunday

Genesis Band Launch is this Sunday

Genesis band launch is slated for Sunday 9th October at the Chancellor Hotel. I am looking forward to seeing their interpretation of “Kaleidoscope of Red”.  Anyone who knows me will tell you that I am a woman who loves  a red costume! For more information: http://www.facebook.com/pages/GENESIS-CARNIVAL-LTD/136407788034?ref=ts

Explosion HD Carnival Costume Videos for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Explosion HD Carnival Costume Videos for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Explosion Carnival still has not opened up online registration for Trinidad Carnival 2012 as yet.  However, they continue to facilitate in house registration at their camp on Ana St.  I’ll update the blog as soon as we get word on when online registration will begin. Until then, please enjoy these high definition videos from our(…)

YUMA Post Registration FAQ

YUMA Post Registration FAQ

YUMA remains fully sold out. To address the many questions from the public they have released an FAQ note on their Facebook fanpage. Here are the highlights: we won’t be answering questions re the camp/ registration on the Facebook page Can I switch sections once registered? No costume/ section/ size swaps will be facilitated.  Are there(…)

Kalicharan Band Launch for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Kalicharan Band Launch for Trinidad Carnival 2012

It’s a pretty well know fact that I don’t attend many parties outside of the Carnival season. Actually, that would be a bit of a lie. It’s a pretty well known fact that I basically don’t party outside of the Carnival season, period. There are two notable exceptions to this rule though. The first involves(…)