Tagged: Bunji Garlin

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Stream: A$AP Ferg, “Petit Valley”

Seems like I wasn’t the only one what made a pilgrimage to Trinidad for Carnival this year. Harlem-bred rapper A$AP Ferg returned to his family’s homeland for the festival and brought back this new song … read more »

POSTED March 31, 2014 12:02PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Live: I Survived Trinidad Carnival

SEVEN DAYS AT THE WEST INDIAN FESTIVAL OF FÊTES AND HARD-EARNED FUN My first memory of Trinidad Carnival was in 1993. My aunt, having just returned, told my sister and I about the history of … read more »

POSTED March 28, 2014 3:53PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,
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Coming Attractions: 13 Things We’re Looking Forward to in 2014

FADER Editors on 2014′s coming attractions There’s a big year ahead, and we’re really only just beginning to settle in to it. But here, as we prepare for what the weather people warn will be … read more »

POSTED January 8, 2014 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Stream: Bunji Garlin f. Busta Rhymes, “Differentology (Remix)”

Closing out his year of ground breaking international success, Trinidadian artist Bunji Garlin has released a second official remix to his bubbling party jam “Differentology”. After receiving the pitched-up Major Lazer treatment on the first … read more »

POSTED December 31, 2013 11:12AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,
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Interview: Bunji Garlin

A HOMEGROWN SOCA HERO IS POISED FOR INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS Trinidadian artist Bunji Garlin has had a stellar year. After claiming four Soca Monarch titles and garnering fame across the Caribbean, Garlin is on the verge … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2013 2:36PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (8) TAGS: , , ,
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Stream: Bunji Garlin, “It’s a Carnival” (Prod. by Diplo and Kubiyashi)

“It’s a Carnival” is the new single from Bunji Garlin, the Trinidadian soca star who’s currently gearing up for an international crossover. Produced by Diplo and Kubiyashi, it merges the sounds EDM and soca and, … read more »

POSTED November 5, 2013 4:51PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Ghetto Palms 123: CHLLNGR / De Tropix / Jahdan / Bunji Garlin / Rita Indiana

I must pass 500 ailanthus trees— commonly known as the humble ghetto palm, which gave this column its name— on the way from my building to the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. But the ailanthus has barely had … read more »

POSTED December 8, 2010 2:30PM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Ghetto Palms 121: Wildlife! / Truck Back / Tun Up riddim

Another week, another killer ’90s throwback riddim coming exclusive from another one of my favorite production houses, um, trucks. Another field of heavy deejays touch down on one of the most audacious beats to come … read more »

POSTED November 18, 2010 10:31AM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Ghetto Palms 118: Deevani / TVB / Busy / Bunji / Skinny Fabulous

In every Ghetto Palms sector there are certain artists who are my go-to artists, the standard-bearers of the sound, always right at the cutlass-edge of their respective genres. These are them: Fuego f. Deevani and … read more »

POSTED October 14, 2010 6:45PM IN GHETTO PALMS TAGS: , , , , ,

Ghetto Palms 112: Busy Signal / Vybz Kartel / So Shifty / Douster / The Very Best / Exclusives!

Like Richard Pryor said, everything’s moving. If you don’t play this Ghetto Palms thing pretty close, it could slip by you. Which explains how the homie DJ Rupture put out a whole CD’s worth of … read more »

POSTED September 1, 2010 1:00PM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (5) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,