Trinidad and the Influence of Soca Music
Originating on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, the term Soca derives from "Soul" and "Calypso," blending elements from Caribbean rhythms and musical styles to produce this unique style of music. In this article, we delve into the origins of Soca, its evolution from its calypso roots, and how this lively genre has influenced mainstream music and vibrant celebrations worldwide.
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2023 Dates to Celebrate Our Culture

There are so many days in the year to celebrate your culture. From independence days, carnivals and other international days, there are multiple opportunities to show off your flag with pride! So, here is a little reminder of some of the key dates in 2023 to put in your calendar for you to let your flag fly.

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Why is your culture and heritage important to you?
We love how culture influences so many areas of our lives, food, clothing, hair, music, language, books, events and so much more. We want to showcase the important role culture plays in our lives and asked friends of the Culture Club Shop to share their personal stories of why their culture is so important to them and how it is present in their lives everyday.
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