@DeejayPuffy talks Career, Travel and Carnival

We all know there is no Carnival without Caribbean Music [especially Soca] and there is no music being played without our DJs. In an effort to highlight some of the best talents from the Caribbean region, I wanted to profile some notable DJs. I prepare myself to speak with DJ Puffy, a disc jockey from […]

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Fete List: Where to Fete in NYC for Memorial Weekend 2019

Memorial Weekend 2019 Fete List! As one of the major hub cities for Caribbean culture, New York City is known for it’s top notch authentic Soca scene. Memorial Weekend in NYC kicks off summer as we know it and has some staple events that we love. Memorial Weekend 2019 promoters have begun releasing tickets and […]

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Planning to Attend Bermuda Heroes Weekend 2019? Here’s What You Need to Know

All bands have launched, we’re actually behind the curve if we’re now planning but Bermuda Carnival can be planned quickly, so no fret. Flights for the most part are still reasonable. Bermuda Carnival is what i consider the perfect balance of vacation and carnival. The island is gorgeous and known for their pink sand beaches […]

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An Inside Look: Myst Carnival Band for Antigua Carnival 2019

Known for their vibes, Myst Carnival launched their 2019 presentation for Antigua Carnival. The theme is Twelve, as Myst is celebrating 12 years on the road. I was able to talk with their reps to find out what we can look forward to in their 12th year. What makes Myst stand out? Sexy costumes, beautiful […]

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What You Need to Know About Fame Weekend in Miami

What are you doing next weekend from March 30 – 31st? Some of us will be basking in the sun in Miami for FAME Weekend. Fame Weekend was birthed as both the cure to carnival tabanca [after Trinidad’s Carnival] as well as having a Caribbean music presence during Miami Music Week. Miami Music Week is […]

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DC Hookie Carnival Weekend: June 27-30, 2019

So you’ve heard about Hookie Weekend and you’re considering going. This year, it falls on between June 27 – 30, 2019 and I am here to tell you why it’s a good look. Hookie Life is a promotion group based in Washington, DC that decided to bring back some semblance of “carnival” to the DMV […]

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St. Maarten Carnival: Island Revelers SXM

I’ll be heading to St.Maarten in April and I cannot wait! This is a big year for St.Maarten, as they will be celebrating their 50 Jubilee Carnival. FIFTY YEARS! Wow! While carnival has been around for a long time, a younger band, Island Revelers is making its mark on the carnival industry. Founded in of […]

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Bermuda Heroes Weekend: Behind the Scenes with Party People Entertainment

In 2017, I went to Bermuda for carnival and had an absolute blast. From the moment I landed, I was greeted by pleasant Bermudians, lived my best life at Raft Up [a beach party event] and enjoyed the vibes with my band, Party People Entertainment. As carnival in Bermuda continues to grow, so does the […]

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Trinidad Carnival 2019: A Review of Tribe Carnival & More

Some of us still have sore feet with skin that is peeling from sunburn or we’re just sporting our glorious tans, still while blasting soca and re-living the road in our heads. I cannot believe Trinidad Carnival came and left so quickly, and soon it will be time to plan all over again. But let’s […]

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Band Launch: Insane Carnival Launches for Antigua Carnival 2019

Insane Carnival did a bold thing and launched their costume presentation while some of us were busy wining in Trinidad but daiz small ting. We’re just in time, as registration is now open and we can look at feathers with price points in mind. The theme this year is ‘AFRICA – Return to the Motherland’. […]

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