Chutney music’s explosion across the Caribbean and wider region is being closely monitored by one of the Caribbean’s biggest promotional groups, Randy Glasgow Productions (RGP). The group’s CEO, Randy Glasgow says his team is prepared to work arduously behind the scenes to deliver to Chutney musicians and entertainers, the required platforms to better showcase their music. So committed is RGP to this goal that on July 21st in Trinidad, the outfit will deliver the first ever Chutney Brass Summer Edition.
“Any music created in Trinidad and Tobago must not be seasonal. In our company’s continued drive and efforts to get Chutney music in Bollywood films and played across the world, we in T&T must enjoy and celebrate this genre of music, year round. It is ours. It is worth international recognition. There’s nothing to be ashamed of,” said Glasgow.
Coining the event the biggest Chutney event to hit the Caribbean for what’s commonly referred to as the summer period, Glasgow says Chutney Brass In Summer 2018 will deliver the biggest Chutney Stars, the most talked about Chutney Bands and the greatest Chutney music dancers. “We cannot love our music or show appreciation for it on a part time basis. For people around the world to love it and give it the respect it deserves, we must show it respect, ourselves,” he said, explaining that after consideration on this, and discussion, it was agreed that the inaugural Chutney summer event should take place at the official heartland of the genre, that being Debe, South Trinidad.
Chutney Brass In Summer 2018 takes place at the South Haven Shopping Centre. The event will feature the likes of Ravi B, Nisha B, Nishard and Gregory Ayuen with the band Karma, KI The Band, featuring Neval Chatelal, Indian music’s newest star, Stephon Jaikaran, Chutney icon, The Raja Rakesh Yankeran, Chutney Queen, Drupatee, Sally Sagram, T&T’s biggest rock band, Black Rose in a special performance and delivering some combined Soca and Latin flair will be Mr. Renzo and the sultry, Neniita. The entertainment doesn’t stop there,Glasgow assures. Acutely in tuned to the energy of Trinidad and Tobago’s people, Randy says a number of Soca’s leading artistes will also hit the stage at Chutney Brass In Summer this year. Orlando Octave, undoubtedly a crowd favourite, along with the lovely, Jadel will represent on show night. Additionally, a number of top tiered DJs will be a part of the event, among them, female DJ sensation, DJ Ana. Big Rich of the famous Pungalunks factory will also be in the lineup along with a number of other major bands and Chutney superstars who’ll be added as the show’s date draws closer.
“This will be a phenomenal show. We encourage everyone to get out there and get their tickets early at Anand Low Price Supermarkets and NLCB Lotto Booths nationwide,” said the organizer. For all details on Chutney Brass In Summer 2018, visit Facebook at Chutney Brass TT and Randy Glasgow Productions or call the 24hour hotline at 774-5555.