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Daemon
Posted: Saturday, December 20, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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Carriacou Parang Festival

The Carriacou Parang Festival has been held annually since 1977 to sustain the musical tradition of house-to-house serenading by acoustic string bands at Christmas time. Organized parang groups from villages throughout Carriacou, its neighboring island Petite Martinique, and Grenada compete for cash prizes and a challenge trophy. Groups comprise not more than eight members, all dressed in colorful outfits to reflect the festive season. Instruments used include the bass drum, guitar, violin, marack (shack-shack), mandolin, saxophone, and others. More...
NeuroticHellFem
Posted: Saturday, December 20, 2014 12:13:53 PM

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I guess this sounds nice. A bit 'folksy', but a fun tradition.
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Posted: Saturday, December 20, 2014 12:29:33 PM
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not nice as it was in the 70's
johnfl
Posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015 3:46:47 PM

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LET US GO CHRISTMAS CAROLING!
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