Irie Jam Radio has partnered with the West Indian American Day Carnival Association (WIADCA) to present live streaming of featured events from the 48th Annual West Indian American Day Carnival. Can’t make it to New York or Eastern Parkway this year for the Greatest Carnival in North America? No problem, Irie Jam Radio is bringing the Parkway and Brooklyn Museum events to you with over 20 hours of live streaming coverage.
Live stream events kick off on Thursday, September 3rd with the Caribbean Freedom Festival, hosted by Riggo Suave and featuring Kes the Band, Rembunction, Camille, Ness, Jaleni, Scorpio, Young Devyn and many more.
Streaming continues on Friday, September 4th with the Brass Fest concert featuring popular Trinidadian artists Bunji Garlin, Fay Ann Lyons, Asylum Vikings, Lyrikal, Ravi-B & Karma, Preedy, and Ricardo Drue (Antigua), Skinny Fabulous (St. Vincent), Hypasounds (Barbados) and Pressure Busspipe (Virgin Islands).
On Saturday, September 5th the live stream features the sweet sounds of 10 of NYC’s finest steel pan orchestras competing at the annual Steel Band Panorama. Participating Bands include Pan Sonatas, CASYM, Pantonic, Steel Xplosion, ADLIB, METRO, “D” Radoes, Crossfire Steel Orchestra, Harmony Steel Orchestra, Despers USA with guest appearance by Brooklyn Steel Orchestra. Tune in to see which orchestra will be crowned the 2015 Panorama Champion.
All roads lead to Eastern Parkway on Monday, September 7th for 8 hours of streaming of the New York Caribbean Carnival featuring the sights, sounds and spectacle of Carnival and special guest appearances by Edwin Yearwood, Alison Hinds, Lyrikal, Sean Paul, Ky-Mani Marley, Mr. Vegas, Gyptian, Assassin, Dexta Daps and more.
For more information go to http://iriejamradio.com/wiadca/.