Pan ‘super concert’ on Saturday

TT – Pan Sweet Pan…The Solidarity Concert takes place on August 24, at Starlift House of Music, Christopher Samuel Drive, Mucurapo, Port of Spain. Showtime is 6 pm and gates will open at 5. The pan experience, Pan Trinbago explains, is in response to the clarion call by the public to see pan in a

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Now All Stars upset at Carifesta concert pan snub

TT – Massy Trinidad All Stars views the snub of pan on the Island Beats concert as “a slap in the face,” especially in Pan Month. The concert lowers the curtain on Carifesta XIV on August 24 and is intended to be a major highlight of the regional arts festival. In a release issued on

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Pan Trinbago celebrates Pan Month

TT – Pan Trinbago is celebrating the 27th anniversary of the declaration of the steelpan as the national instrument with a series of activities during Pan Month – August. This Saturday, a number of steelbands will be on parade at the Laventille Steelband Festival, which will take place on the Eastern Main Road from 4

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Steel pans: The sounds of Notting Hill Carnival

UK – Over the last few weeks, I’ve been talking to different people that make up the components of Notting Hill Carnival, the biggest street party in Europe. You can have all the sound systems, mas bands and costumes, but if your parade doesn’t have the sound of wood hitting metal to a fine tune

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