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(The following is an extract from Steinberg Henry’s upcoming novel “Calypso Drift: An Archive Of Sorts” While Tarina Simon in song was calling on the Bishop of Roseau to declare his strength for resolution and bonding, he was present at another level. In my 2005 writings, I did not envision […]

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The Big Nine For The Finals

Here is the nine for the 2012 Dominica Calypso Association, Calypso Finals: Checko, Sye, Soul Puss, Webb, Dice, Bobb, Caressa, Vigilante and Explosion

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King Dice releases “Heritage”

King Dice releases “Heritage”

Dominican calypso icon, King Dice, has transitioned into another genre of music with the release of his first cadence lypso album titled “Heritage”. The challenge to try his hand at something other than calypso music was the idea of Dominican musician, the legendary Fitzroy Williams.

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Calypsonians Association changes name

St. John’s Antigua- The Antigua & Barbuda Calypsonians’ Association has undergone a name change. It’s now to called Wadadli Calypsonians Association Incorporated. The reason, according to president, Adelza “Lypstick” Sheridan: We had to get some things up to date and dealing with the Intellectual Property Office, we had to come […]

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RUPERT PHILO – FIFTY YEARS OF EXCELLENCE AND STILL GOING

RUPERT PHILO FIFTY YEARS OF EXCELLENCE AND STILL GOING by Honourable Lester Bryant Bird Former Prime Minister  Leader of the Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party  Known the world-over as King Swallow, Rupert Philo was born on February 14, 1942, in the historic village of Willikies, in the Parish of St. […]

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Tasha P Is King

Tasha P Is King

History has been made on Dominica in the calypso world as a female is crowned Dominica Calypso Association, Calypso Monarch for 2011 in the person of Tasha P.

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The Final 9 for March 5th

The nine from the Dominica Calypso Semi-Finals Calypso Show which made it to the big night of March 5th to try and defeat back to back two-time (2009-2010) Calypso King Karessah: Are – Dice, Leandra, Peter Prosper, Checker, Loogars. Sye, Explosion, Soul Puss, Tasha P.

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20 For Dominica Calypso Association Semi-Finals

20 from the Quarter-Finals to the Semi-Finals: Leandra, Bobb, Sye, Peter Prosper, Checker, Young Bull, Exposer, Loogars, Observer, Sugar S, Lady Star, Boole, Explosion, Man Himself, Trendsetter, Soul Puss, Third Eye, Beno, Dice, Tasha P.

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2011 Dominica Calypso Association Quarter-Finalists

32 for Quarter-Finals on February 05 2011: Della, Tasha P, Sugar S, Lady Star, Leandra, Dutchess, Dice, Soul Puss, Young Bull, Mighty Logar, Explosion, Picky, Trendsetter, Sye, Observer, Mighty Acre, Triumph, Comforter, Ghetto Prince, Checker, Third Eye, Boople, General Kendes, Murphy Jno Jules, Peter Prosper, Educator, Bobb, Beno, Man Himself, […]

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Soca Monarch Competition and International Bouyon Night to be held on Friday February 25th

As plans for the 2011 Real Mas Celebrations continue to intensify, the Dominica Festivals Committee (DFC) held yet another press conference on Wednesday January 26th, 2011 to update the public on the latest developments regarding this year’s carnival celebrations.

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