Say hello to Xaymaca’s newest partner…. TRIBE!

Xaymaca (za-my-ka) International exists due to the efforts of several big local carnival brands.  LEHWEGO, SLEEK, KARNIVAL BY KANDI and DJ RICHIE R.A.S.  We have planned for months and through hard work have brought our plans to fruition.   Several associated local brands are also part of this thrust including…

4 separate bands on the road for carnival in Jamaica 

There has been a revolution of sorts in Jamaica. In the past, it was an amusing curiosity to many others that an entire country could only have one band. . That one band,  Bacchanal Jamaica,  has ruled the road for many years.  It’s rock solid “road march” as we call…

Will the explosion of growth for Carnival in Jamaica make it better, or worse?

  In the last few years Carnival in jamaica has been gathering steam as the offerings grow and people start to realise the WINE:MONEY ratios are extremely favourable.   Well, this year there has been not a continued gradual increase but an EXPLOSION of growth.  I have been predicting this…

Your sneak peek into Xaymaca (za-my-ka) International for Carnival in Jamaica

XAYMACA is coming. All will be revealed soon enough. Our official press release outlining the brands making up this entity will be out soon and look out for our epic inaugural launch on January 21. I can honestly say I’m PROUD to be part of this. We promise to bring…

Silent Morning Cruise Trinidad

This year we will be trying Silent Morning for the first time.  We have heard A LOT of good things about this party and look forward to experiencing it for ourselves. Silent morning will once again have a cooler fete boat and a drinks inclusive boat, allowing you to choose…

Today is the soca switch! 

Boxing Day is here!  I hope you all had a festive Christmas,  filled with family,  friends and gifts. . Well annually,  carnival provides a belated Christmas gift to the soca hungry reveller.   It’s called the soca switch.  For several years now there has traditionally been a cavalcade of new…

The LEHWEGO Trinidad 2017 fete list 

No long talking! Wednesday Punchy punch cooler fete vs TriniJungleJuice Mental vs TCD Frontline. This night is full of great options from the super affordable and fun PUNCHY PUNCH cooler fete to the always fun and #lehwegorecommended MENTAL to the fully all inclusive Top shelf FRONTLINE.  Its all about what…

#CarnivalinJamaica news!  And the best is yet to come! 

Over the last few months I have heard quite a bit through the grapevine here in Jamaica.  Our product is once again growing from strength to strength and the carnival world is taking notice. 2017 will be a landmark year for Jamaica. Many new and exciting things will be coming…

A few things that are “different” about Carnival in Jamaica.

Carnival in Jamaica for 2017 is going to soon start creating waves in the carnival universe.  Big (and I mean big)  announcements are gonna start dropping left right and centre in the next 30 days. So next year a lot of people are going to make the trek here for…

Getting the most out of your carnival experience. Part 1.

I started my carnival fanaticism  with very humble carnival experience.  Over time and via the school of hard knocks I now know the things to do in order to maximise my money,  time and enjoyment in carnival. Most of these tips are simple common sense, but stick to them and…

2017 soca on THEMIXFEED.com

Trinidad carnival is in the air again with new music dropping daily.  This year the music scene already seems more active than last year and I think the music is sounding better too.  New artists (new to me at least) are all over and this plus my entire crew making…

The Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO) is real! 

So you have decided to finally take a break from carnival and this year save your money to do something different. Let me  tell you what the future holds for you. FOMO (fear of missing out)    At first, you may stick with your usual carnival whatsapp groups just to share…

Miami Carnival with Generation X

For 2016 we decided to try Generation X mas band. We were not disappointed.  With excellent service, organization and vibes on the road we had a ball. No need to talk too much about it, let me show you.   Take a look below.   (View on a monitor or…

Miami music 

Listen to Supa Soca 23 (Welcome To Miami) by Barrie Hype #np on #SoundCloud Listen to CSI Miami 2016 by Ryan Sayeed DJ JEL PRESENTS 2016 MIAMI CARNIVAL HEAT by DJ JEL on #SoundCloud Private Ryan Presents Bienvenido A Miami 2016 by Dj Private Ryan on #SoundCloud Listen to SOCA…

Are women bolder during carnival? 

Over the years I have come to realize that carnival is a special place.  So special in fact, that I have almost completely stopped partying outside of carnival or soca related activities despite hailing from the land of dancehall (heroes weekend being my exception). One thing that makes this parallel…

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