It's an expression... K-PAYA!

September 26, 2019

 

Who, What is K-Paya?! Well, I had the same question.

K-Paya is an expressive word/phrase coined by the team that is bringing a band of the same name to Miami Carnival, touching the road for the first time in 2019.

I wanted to know what makes them unique, and what makes them think they can deliver and satisfy groups of party-savvy masqueraders. So I sat down with one of the band's founders, Junior Jangalee and he told me.

Junior was very engaging, and I came to find out they did have some chops to support their claim to creating a unique carnival experience. They've been putting on the successful Ren Antz Miami Carnival Jouvert for years, (not affiliated with Red Ants Trinidad). So with that as a solid foundation, they put together a team of carnival-connoisseurs to bring you guys something a little different from the rest.

As they say "every bamsee have a bench" translation: There is something for everyone! And K-Paya is bringing a little extra something to fill a void on the Miami Carnival circuit.

Tune-in and let us know your thoughts!

As I mentioned during the show you can vote for your song of the year here!

You can also follow K-Paya and see what they're up to:
www.kpayacarnival.com

www.redantzmiamijouvert.com

@kpayacarnival
www.facebook.com/kpayacarnival/

Playing with the band? Check out the lookbooks that we created especially for their costumes here.





Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Carnival Kicks Musings

A dose of reality served up with lots of laughs from Tana
A dose of reality served up with lots of laughs from Tana

January 21, 2020 2 Comments

  This guy has a lot to say, and he says it with a serious dose of reality mingle...

View full article →

The Queen of Carnival Content - Trinidad Carnival Diary
The Queen of Carnival Content - Trinidad Carnival Diary

January 14, 2020

  For as long as I've been a masquerader living in the US, I've been able to rel...

View full article →

Mardi Gras, with Choreographer Audra Allen
Mardi Gras, with Choreographer Audra Allen

January 07, 2020

In this episode of In the Mix, we dig into the most popular, mainstream, pop-cul...

View full article →