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Video Alert: Same Gyal Twice - KI & The Band

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Video Alert - Edwin Yearwood x Giselle The Wassi One - Heart Of Me (A Part Of Me)

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Curtis Eustace Annual Christmas Classis - Sunday, December 13, 2015

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Snowflakes On Steel - Saturday, January 16, 2016

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Video Alert: Third Bush - BUM BUM (STUSH IN DE BUSH)

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T&T 50 Plus & Seniors Association of Canada 20th Christmas Gala - Friday, November 13, 2015

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Joan Alexander & Friends 15th Annual Soca Parang Lime...Sunday November 8, 2015

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Parang Mania - Sunday, November 22, 2015

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Los Amigios presents the Official Start of the 2015 Parang Season - Sunday, November 1, 2015

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Afropan's Fall Steelpan Classes

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Canadian Representation at the 2015 International Panorama

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Canada - Pan Fantasy - Lucy 


Canada - Salah’s Steelpan Academy - Outta De Box

2015 International Panorama Champions - Massey All Stars

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1. Trinidad & Tobago -Trinidad All Stars - Curry Tabanca


2. Trinidad & Tobago - Supernovas Steel Orchestra - Dr. Samaroo


3. Trinidad & Tobago - Renegades Steel Orchestra - Like Ah Boss


4. New York, USA - Brooklyn Steel Orchestra - Ah Feeling 
4. Trinidad & Tobago - Phase II Pan Groove - Woman on the Bass 
6. Trinidad & Tobago - Curepe Scherzando - Bassman
7. Trinidad & Tobago - Exodus - De ‘Puna Band 
8. Trinidad & Tobago - Buccooneers Steel Orchestra - Gold 
9. England, UK - Ebony Steelband - Ah Feeling 
9. Japan - Panorama Steel Orchestra - Dance of Phoenix 
11. Trinidad & Tobago - Silver Stars Steel Orchestra - Edwin's Legacy 
12. Trinidad & Tobago Steel Xplosion - Thunder 
12. Trinidad & Tobago Pan Elders Steel Orchestra - Party Time Again 
12. Trinidad & Tobago - Tropical Angel Harps - Pan For Beethoven 
15. St. Vincent & The Grenadines - Starlift Steel Orchestra - Teaser 
16. St. Lucia - Pantime Steel Orchestra - Aunty Pam 
17. Trinidad & …

2015 Toronto Carnival Band of the Year Results

BAND OF THE YEAR - LARGE CATEGORY
1. Carnival Nationz - 563.4 points
Theme: "On Broadway"
Band Leaders: Marcus Eustace and Bryce Aguiton

2. Toronto Revellers - 542.5 points
Theme: "Torch: The Spirit of the Games"
Band Leader: Jamaal Magliore

3. Louis Saldenah's Mas-K Club- 534 points
Theme: "Chronicles of Machel Montano"
Band Leader: Louis Saldenah


BAND OF THE YEAR: SMALL AND MEDIUM CATEGORY
1. Fantazia International - 460 points
Theme: "Wonders of The Caribbean"
Band Leader: Will Morton

2. Connections - 443 points
Theme: "A Celebration of Life"
Band Leader: Mervyn Skette

3. Durham Mas - 434 points
Theme: "Seasons of Change"
Band Leader: Jerrol Augustine

2015 Pan Alive Competition Results

1. Pan Fantasy (272 points)
Pan Fantasy brought the Pan Alive 2015 house down with their rendition of "Lucy" by Destra
Posted by Cecil Roach on Friday, July 31, 2015


2. AfroPan (262 points)
Afro Pan (the people's band) playing "Raze" by Fay Ann Lyons at Pan Alive, Caribana 2015 steel pan competition
Posted by Cecil Roach on Tuesday, August 4, 2015


3. Salah Steelpan Academy (257 points)
4. Panatics Steelband Network (251 points)
5. JK Pan Vibrations (235 points)
6. Silhouettes (227.5 points)
7. Pan Masters (226 points)
8. Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton (214 points)
9. St. Jamestown Youth Centre Steel Orchestra (202 points)
10. Symphonyx Steel Orchestra (172.5 points)

2015 Toronto Carnival King and Queen Results

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FEMALE INDIVIDUAL CATEGORY: 
1. Celena Seusahai - "Shira" - Tribal Carnival

2. Chania Cunningham - "The Ultimate Prize" - Toronto Revellers

3. Carrol Tannis - "Glitz & Glamour" - Carnival Nationz



MALE INDIVIDUAL CATEGORY:
1. Mr. Meggy - "Phantom Menace"- Carnival Nationz
2. Ty Williamson - "Going for Gold" - Toronto Revellers

3. Adam Ali - "On My Way"- Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club




QUEEN OF THE BANDS:
1. Joella Crichton - "The Magnificent Pipe Organ" - Carnival Nationz
2. Elsa Williams - "Queen of the Flame" - Toronto Revellers

3. Merlyn Elbourne James - "Beauty in the Caribbean Sea" - Fantazia International /
 Betty Toney - "Queen Elsa of Arondelle" - Tribal Carnival


KING OF THE BANDS:
1. Shane Reid Mungal - "Pan on Broadway" Carnival Nationz
2. Curtis Dempster - "Protector of D Torch" - Toronto Revellers

3. Anton Saldenah - "Jumbies" - Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club

2015 Pan Alive

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2015 Toronto Junior Carnival Results

JUNIOR BAND OF THE YEAR: 
1. Toronto Revellers - "The Games" (733 points)
2.Carnival Nationz - "On Broadway" (726 points)
3. Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club - "The Chronicles of Machel Montano" (715 points)

JUNIOR QUEEN OF THE BANDS: 
1.Reeyana Singh portraying "Into the World of the Lion King" from the band Carnival Nationz; Theme: "On Broadway"- 753 points
2. Faith Hermelijn portraying "Beti Inna Zone" from the band Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club; Theme: "The Chronicles of Machel Montano" - 736 points
3. Rebecca Pooran portraying "Splendour of the Caribbean Sea" from the band Fantazia International; Theme: "Caribbean Tales" - 730 points

JUNIOR KING OF THE BANDS: 
1.Fabian Lee portraying "Heavenly Drums" from the band  Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club; Theme: "The Chronicles of Machel Montano" - 735 points
2.Evan Murphy portraying "Harmony of Sailing" from the band Toronto Revellers; Theme: 
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Carnival Kicks Pop-Up Store - July 30-31 @ Saldenah Mas Camp

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Hi Readers, don't forget to take advantage of the Carnival Kicks Pop-Up store at Saldenah Mas Camp - July 30-31, 2015! 
Carnival Kicks is your one stop shop for all things carnival...especially if your are looking for boots to match your costume!
Simply place your order online at http://www.carnivalkicks.com and select "Caribana Customer Pick-Up" and they will have your order ready and waiting for you!
Happy Shopping!

YOUNG World Faces of Pan Am - Photo Exhibit

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YOUNG World Faces of Pan Am – a world premiere photo exhibit which showcases the diversity of the 41 participating Pan American countries - See more at: http://www.commerce-court.com/whats-new/news/young-world-faces-of-pan-am
http://robertyoungiam.com

TD Irie Music Festival 2015

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Afropan Toronto Carnival Schedule

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2015 Toronto Carnival Grand Parade Route Map

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2015 Toronto Carnival Grand Parade - Frequently Asked Questions

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It all starts tomorrow - The Official Launch of Toronto Carnival at David Pecault Square

The Official Launch of the Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival Kicks Off at David Pecault Square

100 Masqueraders, Soca and Calypso Music, Caribbean Food and More

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 02, 2015) - The media are invited to join Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Michael Coteau, Mayor John Tory, Scotiabank VP of the Toronto East District Christine Williams, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders, Ontario Science Centre CEO Maurice Bitran, Festival CEO Denise Herrera-Jackson and CAO Chris Alexander, members of the Canadian Caribbean community to kick off the 48th annual Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7 at David Pecault Square.

What:
The NOON HOUR launch showcases the many events that will entertain and energize Toronto leading up to the Grand Parade on Saturday, August 1. Hosted by CTV Toronto's Colin D'Mello and CP24's Pooja Handa, the Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival 2015 launch will be followed by a colourful parade of ov…

OCPA 2015 Calypso Extravaganza

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2015 Professionals Calypso Tent

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2015 Junior Carnival Parade Route and FAQs

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Order of Appearance of the Bands at the 2015 Toronto Carnival Grand Parade and Junior Carnival Parade

1) Durham Mas & Recreational Club 
2) D'Regulars Arts and Cultural Club 
3) Fantazia International 
4) Connections 
5) Carnival Revolution 
6) Tribal Carnival 
7) Carnival Nationz 
8) Toronto Revellers 
9) Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club

Tropical Rhythms Calypso Tent

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Family Sundays at the Toronto Revellers Mas Camp

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Lil Nationz Band Launch - Sunday, June 14, 2015

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Fantazia International Kiddies Costume Presentation & Family Day BBQ - Saturday, June 13, 2015

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Kaiso Forum Calypso Tent Presents Kaiso Sundays @ Fantazia Mas Camp

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2015 Muhtadi International Drumming Festival - June 13 &14, 2015 @ Woodbine Park

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Durham Mas - Mas Camp GRAND OPENING TODAY

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Things to do this weekend...2 Band Launches for the kiddies, Fantazia Boat Ride and more....

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DeREGULARS



DURHAM MAS - MAS CAMP GRAND OPENING MAS CAMP DOORS OPEN SAT @ 4PM 180 Nantucket Unit 4, Scarborough Rhythm section, DJ'S, Promotions on Mas  10% off our costumes SAT ONLY!!


TRIBAL CARNIVAL KIDDIES LAUNCH

TORONTO REVELLERS - JUNIOR REVELLERS LAUNCH



FANTAZIA INTERNATIONAL 2015 BOAT RIDE