Immerse, Culture, Music, People, Trinidad and Tobago
By Nigel Campbell ● Issue 156 (March/April 2019)
Destra Garcia: queen of queens | Closeup
T&T’s self-proclaimed Queen of Bacchanal is a Carnival mainstay. But, two decades into her career, Destra Garcia remains underestimated by local fans and critics, argues Nigel A. Campbell
By Garry Steckles ● Issue 69 (September/October 2004)
I must confess to having felt greatly honoured and not a little overwhelmed when I was invited to be one of the panellists for this...
Immerse, Culture, Music, Trinidad and Tobago
By Laura Dowrich-Phillips ● Issue 119 (January/February 2013)
Behind the soca music
Sweet, sweet soca is the official soundtrack of feting, wining, and mas — of all things Carnival, in fact. Whether you’re on the...