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Package Design

CALYPSO: REBRANDING & PACKAGE DESIGN

About: This project was covered in my Graphic Design class and was assigned as a rebrand and packaging project. We had to pick the ugliest logo design already made from any tea company. 454 more words

Graphic Design

Expression Wednesdays

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Today I’m sharing a Soca song, I can’t say I have a favourite Soca artiste but I listened to the 2017 Soca Starter Mix by DJ Private Ryan, and this song stood out to me. 92 more words

Expression Wednesdays

Anatomy of THE Groove: "Calypso Funkin'" by Billy Ocean

Billy Ocean,born almost 67 years ago this year in Trinidad as Leslie Sebastian Charles, decided to follow follow in his Grenadian father’s musical ambitions after his family moved him to Essex,England in 1960. 386 more words

1980's

Island in the Sun - Conclusion

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Several days passed before the bulldozer arrived.  During that time, Santo kept a constant vigil at the olive tree.  During the day, tourists passing by would sometimes stop to talk to Santo.  737 more words

Humor

Wally Badarou - Hi-Life (12'' Remix)

The weight of keyboardist and synth pioneer Wally Badarou in contemporary music is outstanding. From the start of his career at the end of the 70’s he has been consistently busy working on his music and with others: … 97 more words

Discosnob

Island in the Sun

“Have sense, Santo,” said Max-Anthony, the engineer.  “You are only delaying the inevitable.”

“It is inevitable that my tree should grow,” answered Santo, refusing to budge from where he stood in front of his tree.  679 more words

Humor

Randy's Records and Studio

In Kingston we visited Randy’s record shop, recording studio, and record label…well it’s none of these things now, and is storage for the records, studio gear and posters. 50 more words

Jamaica