My First Carnival

 

My first Carnival – Theresa P.

14.02.2018

Name: Theresa P. Occupation: IT Project Manager, currently on parental leave Country: Germany When and where was the first time you took part in Carnival? “The first time I took part in a carnival was “Karneval der Kulturen“ (carnival of cultures) in Berlin in 2007. Actually, I went alone since I did not have any …

 

 

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Are Caribbean Carnivals The Best In The World?

August 30, 2018 Category: T&T News

We came across this read on the net and just had to share this with you guys. Caribbean Carnivals in our eyes are second to none and would always be. With that said, we are now so curious about some of the carnivals listed in this piece that we’re seriously considering visiting every single one …

Spotlight On Twin Root

July 31, 2018 Category: T&T News

We continue shedding light on the DJ’s responsible for spreading the message and positive vibes of Soca on this side of the globe. This is Twin Root. Check their mix below and be sure to give it a share. To get an idea of who Twin Root is, read on. Twin Root hails from Westside …

Nailah Blackman nominated for a BET’s Viewers’ Choice award

June 17, 2018 Category: T&T News

Nailah Blackman has been nominated for a BET Award in the category of Best New International Act. In a statement Nailah emphasised: “I’m the only Caribbean artist representing in this category. I am not just doing this for my homeland Trinidad and Tobago, but this is for the wider Caribbean. And most importantly I’m doing this for SOKAH/SOCA …

SPOTLIGHT ON DJ SLINSHOT

June 3, 2018 Category: T&T News

We think it’s important to share with you the DJ’s over on this side of the globe, who are working hard doing their part to spread Soca and Caribbean music. These guys are the true heroes and we want to take the time to introduce them to you by giving them the opportunity to be …

Andrea Rivera retains Soca Monarch crown

June 2, 2018 Category: T&T News

Andrea Rivera has done it again. The Caymanian soca princess is once again the Soca Monarch winner. Rivera retained her title on Friday night following a fierce competition between herself and three other contenders. Rivera retained her title with a song called ‘Wuk yuh Waist’ which she recorded in Barbados on the Melanin Riddim produced by Dada …

Meet Trinidad based female artiste Arielle

June 2, 2018 Category: T&T News

Arielle knew she had talent from an early age but was always too shy to pursue singing seriously. However, this all changed when a close friend gave her some words of wisdom and encouraged her to face her fears with an audition for a musical in 2015. As Arielle set foot into the audition, it was …

The best Carnivals In The Caribbean

April 19, 2018 Category: Entertainment

Since we started with Soaked In Soca, we’ve been getting many questions from people interested in visiting the Caribbean for their first Carnival experience. Their first question is usually; “Which island has the best Carnival?” “Which island has the best Carnival?” We try to answer without being bias but since our roots and soul is grounded …

Jamaica Carnival 2018

March 13, 2018 Category: Entertainment

Event name: Jamaica Carnival 2018 Venue: Kingston, Negril and Montego Bay Start date: Sunday, 08-Apr-2018 End date: Monday, 16-Apr-2018 The Easter time in Jamaica is the time when the famous Jamaica Carnival swings in the cities of the island nation. It takes a full bloom in the centers of Kingston, Ocho Rios and Montego Bay. Also known as …

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Carnival Please Stay

February 19, 2018 Category: T&T News

Trinidad and Tobago, oh land that we love. Now that carnival is over we feel a sense of complete exhausted satisfaction, mangled in utter sadness. The wait for 2019 would be a painful one but luckily there’d be enough other carnivals and parties all over the globe to explore and keep us from not completely …

Voice wins third Soca Monarch Title

February 19, 2018 Category: T&T News

Voice unstoppable as he wins third Soca Monarch title Aaron ‘Voice’ St Louis has become a force to be reckoned with on the soca circuit. On Carnival Friday night, the 25-year-old proved just how unstoppable he has become when he walked away with the Soca Monarch title, his third in as many years. Voice won …