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By Nigel Campbell

Caribbean music, from the earliest transcriptions by notation and recordings on disc, to modern digital replication, captures emotions and sounds that define a melting pot of influences and commonalities. This blog is a collection of critical appraisals of music performance and recordings from the Caribbean, and opinions on the business of music here. It also serves as the online journal, information clearing-house, and discussion board for all things music and entertainment from…online all the time!
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The electric ascendance of Etienne Charles: Creole Soul – a CD Review¹ Blog + Journal: Appraisal, Opinion, Information. The Spoken WordJul 25, 2013

Carnival Conversation with Wendell Manwarren of 3Canal

Carnival Conversation with Wendell Manwarren of 3Canal

Nigel Campbell speaks to 3Canal founder Wendell Manwarren about the 2023 Carnival and j'ouvert season and the band's contributions. New music, the ongoing innovative 3Canal Show with the accompanying j'ouvert band, and the business models used to sustain the brand for more than 25 years are discussed.

  • Programme Date: 24 January 2023
  • Programme Length: 00:47:06

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