Monday, 29 January 2018

Panorama Semi Finals 2018 - RESULTS

The following list is the results with the tune of choice and points accumulated by each band that performed at the 2018 Panorama (Steelband) Semi Finals in Trinidad & Tobago on 28th JAN.

The first 10 bands with the highest scores will compete for the title of Panorama champions 2018 at the finals on 10th FEB at the Queens Park Savannah, Trinidad & Tobago.


In the MEDIUM BAND category the semi final results are as follows:

  • 279 - Pan Elders : Limbo Break  sung by Brigo (pan arranger Duvone Stewart)
  • 271 – Bucooneers:   I Love Being Me  (pan arranger Seion Gomez)
  • 267 – Deltones : Leave Me Alone  (pan arranger Carlton Zander Alexander)
  • 266 – Scherzando :   Buss Head  (pan arranger Yohann Popplewell)
  • 265 - Laventille Sound Specialists : Swing (TIE)  (pan arranger Akiba Panman Joseph)
  • 265 - Katzenjammers :  Lorraine (TIE)  (pan arranger Terrance BJ Marcelle)
  • 261 – Cordettes : Meet Super Blue  (pan arranger Ken Professor Philmore)
  • 260 - Valley Harps: Sweet Soca Man  (pan arranger Michelle Huggins Watts)
  • 259 - Arima Angel Harps: Pan in A Minor (TIE)  (pan arranger Aviel Scantlebury)
  • 259 - Potential Symphony:  Government Boots  (TIE)   (pan arranger Akua Leith)
  • 258 - Carib Dixieland:  Big Girl Now  (pan arranger Kenneth Panam Clarke)
  • 257 – Joylanders:   Nah  Do that   (pan arranger Stefon West)
  • 256 – Pamberi:  Firery  (pan arranger Andre White)
  • 253.5 - Power Stars : Stranger  (pan arranger Aaron Clarke)

In the LARGE BAND category the semi final results are as follows:
  • 282 – BPTT RENEGADES :  Year for Love sung by Voice  (pan arranger Duvone Stewart)
  • 278 - DESPERADOES : Year for Love sung by Voice  (pan arranger Carlton Zander Alexander)
  • 274 - PHASE II:  Hello sung by Kes  (pan arranger Len Boogsie Sharpe)
  • 272 -  Massy Trinidad ALL STARS :   Lightening Flash (TIE) sung by Ultimate Rejects (pan arranger Leon Smooth Edwards)
  • 272 - SKIFFLE: Hello   (TIE) sung by Kess (pan arranger Marc Brooks, Odie Franklin & Kendall Williams)
  • 270 - F.C SUPERNOVAS: Sweet for Days -  sung by Patrice Roberts (pan arranger Amrit Samaroo)
  • 269 - Nutrien SILVER STARS:  Lightening Flash sung by Ultimate Rejects  (pan arranger Dr. Liam Teague)
  • 268 - Republic Bank EXODUS:  Sweet for Days   sung by Patrice Roberts  (pan arranger Phelam Goddard & Terrance BJ Marcelle)
  • 267 - Shell INVADERS:  Hello sung by Kes (pan arranger Ardinn Herbert)
  • 263 - STARLIFT:  Full of Vibes sung by Marge Blackman & Voice (pan arranger Robert Greenidge)
  • 262 - T&TEC TROPICAL ANGEL HARPS:  Sweet for Days   sung by Patrice Roberts  (pan arranger Clarence Morris)
  • 261 – NLCB FONCLAIRE:   Inside the Festival  sung by Ultimate Rejects  (pan arranger Leon Foster Thomas)
  • 259 - RBC REDEMPTION SOUND SETTERS:  Long Time   sung by Arrow  (pan arranger Michael Tobay)
  • 253 – NGC NIGHTINGALE :  Inside the Festival  sung by Ultimate Rejects  (pan arranger Richard Gittens)



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Thursday, 25 January 2018

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Your email should include the following:
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  • A short bio about yourself
  • Days and times you will be available if selected to join the Red Apple Radio Station line up
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Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Panorama (SteelBand) Semi Finalists 2018 -Large Bands

For those following Trinidad & Tobago Steelpan (PANORAMA) competition - The large bands making it to the SEMI FINALS which will be held on Sunday 28th Jan are as follows:

ORDER OF APPEARANCE  & TUNE OF CHOICE AT SEMI FINALS

1. NLCB Fonclaire – Inside the Festival

2. Massy Trinidad All Stars – Lighting Flash

3. RBC Redemption Sound Setters – Long Time

4. Skiffle – Hello

5. Phase II Pan Groove  – Hello

6. Shell Invaders – Inside the Festival

7. MHTL Starlift – Full of Vibes

8. NGC La Brea Nightingales – Inside the Festival

9. Nutrien Silver Stars – Lighting Flash

10. BP TT Renegades – Year For Love

11. Desperadoes – Year For Love

12. Republic Bank Exodus – Sweet For Days

13. T&TEC Tropical Angel Harps – Sweet For Days

14. FC Supernovas – Sweet For Days


Drop us a line and let us know who you will be backing for the Panorama SteelBand Competition 2018



**** this post has been updated to reflect the order of appearance****

Monday, 22 January 2018

Soca Monarch T&T 2018 Semi Finalists-Order of Appearance


In order of appearance - the following artistes will be taking to the stage on Thursday 25th Jan 2018 in Trinidad & Tobago for the SEMI FINALS of the annual International Soca Monarch Competition. 

1. Rome - Whole Self
2. M1 - Ups and Downs
3. Swappi - Bed
4. Eddie Charles - Wet and Ready
5. Shradah Mc Intyre - Lit
6. Dawg-E-Slaughter - De Tribute (Jook & Jook) Ease Up
7. LFS Music - No Weapon
8. Dev - IS JAM
9. Farmer Nappy - Wifey
10. Marzville - GIVE IT TO YA
11. Aaron Duncan - Better Days
12. Omardath Maharaj - Me or Meh Motor Car
13. Orlando Octave - Love You So
14. Quin-C - An Never
15. Cassi - Play Meh Self
16. Mighty & Subance - Bad in Bam Bam
17. Trinidad Ghost - Bubble N Dip
18. Kerlz - Drip
19. S.O. King - Bap Bap Bap

20. Marvay - Adrenaline Rush
21. Hollywood HP - Drama

22. Banjela - Ah Love Meh Island
23. Ambi - Ah Sock It Already
24. Asten Isaac, Rikki Jai, Yankey Boy - BLUE SOAP
25. Feluke - Doh Hold Back
26. Marlon Asher - Keep Up
27. Motto - Party Lit
28. Jadel - Round and Round
29. Turner - She Bad
30. Chingee - At Last
31. Kris Kennedy - Day Ones
32. 5Star Akil - Feel Right
33. Slammer Cutter - She Husband Money
34. Blaxx - Hulk



Red Apple Radio Station wish the all the best of luck as they seek a place in the grand finals due to take place on Fantastic Friday 9th Feb.

Friday, 19 January 2018

Get Ready for Atlantic City Carnival 2018

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CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL


THE HOTTEST CARNIVAL ON THE BOARDWALK


JULY 20 - 22, 2018




*****SCHEDULE OF EVENTS*****


The FLAG PARTY 
'Walk with you flag & represent'
Friday 20th July
SHOWBOAT ATLANTIC CITY
801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 
1-(609) 487-4600


The GLOW PARTY
'Wear White Fete'
Saturday 21st July
801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 
1-(609) 487-4600


FIRST PARADE
12noon
Saturday 21st July
City Hall, Pleasantville, NJ
BIG TRUCK - BANDS - FOOD - BEER GARDEN -  PARADE IS FREE  - MOVING PARTY


SECOND PARADE
12noon
Sunday 22nd July
Boardwalk Atlantic City
801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401 
BOARDWALK - MUSIC- ENDS ON BEACH - DRINKS - BEST DJ'S - ROMANCE -  FREE