CARNIVAL 2019 – PART 2

Sunday - Chocolate Nation Mas I decided to play Sunday mas aka “dutty mas” with Chocolate Nation . I decided to play with them because my first love is Trini soca, they always have good DJs and they’re the only band to throw chocolate rather than paint or powder. Also it was Chocolate Nation’s 10 … Continue reading CARNIVAL 2019 – PART 2

Notting Hill Carnival

Carnival is my life and I literally spend 11 months of the year waiting for this weekend. For me carnival fever starts from the first pre-Trinidad carnival warm up playlist - all the way in February - and lasts to the end of summer. My devotion to Soca and everything bacchanal related culminates and terminates with … Continue reading Notting Hill Carnival

Rotterdam Carnival

Friday I decided to "Ray Charles" the J’ouvert, conveniently called Stained because I don’t a stained outfit when I’m working with only hand luggage worth of clothes. So my Rotterdam carnival experience started on the Friday with the annual boat party ‘EXTASea’ at Parkhaven. EXTASea was the quintessential soca rave – it was sweaty, full … Continue reading Rotterdam Carnival

Berlin Carnival

As a self-confessed Bacchanalist, attendance to international carnivals is paramount to fulfilling my best life. Don't get me wrong I love Notting Hill Carnival, but sometimes fling up your batty on foreign "buddy".  I have a chronic urge to soak it to Soca in the sun, shot spirits and skin out to Spice. Luckily I … Continue reading Berlin Carnival