Patrice Roberts – Shy No More

ABOVE: Patrice Roberts. PHOTO: PATRICE ROBERTS In the latest edition of Talk ‘Bout Us, Franka presents the fourth installment of our Carnival 2019 series, The Re-release. Our featured performer started in the calypso arena, winning the national Junior Calypso and Junior Soca Monarch titles in 2001. By 2006, she was part of the band Xtatik […]

Patrice Roberts at Bring It cooler fete in January 2018.

Hot stuff in Feteland

Above, Patrice Roberts entertains the crowd at Kairi People and Fatima Old Boys Association’s cooler fete, Bring It at Playa del Este, Salybia in January 2018. Photo courtesy Ken Sambury.   After some hitches, Talk ‘Bout Us is finally able to present Part Two of the review of Carnival 2018. We apologise for the podcast’s […]

Machel Montano and Superblue perform at Machel Monday 2018. Photo: Jermaine Cruikshank

In Machel’s Soca Kingdom

Above: Machel Montano and Superblue perform at Machel Monday, Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain, February 5 2017. Photo: Jermaine Cruikshank As we look back at Carnival 2018, Trini Good Media reflects on the biggest events of the season. First up, Franka Philip reviews Machel Monday, the annual concert held by soca superstar Machel Montano on […]