Massy Trinidad All Stars won the NLCB Northern Region J’Ouvert Bomb competition on Carnival Monday morning at Victoria Square, Port of Spain.
The 2017 Panorama Champion (Large Band category) played “Theme from The Magnificent 7” to amass 184 points. They were followed by Nutrien Silver Stars (“Feel So Good”) and Desperadoes (“I Am Myself”) in second and third places respectively.
Sapophonics with their rendition of “I Am Myself” scored 171 points took the Single Pan title. Uni Stars performed “What A Wonderful World” to secure 171 points with third placed Brimblers scoring 168 points for their performance of “Close To You”.
For the purpose of the competition, steelbands were required to play non-calypso songs in calypso tempo. Fifteen (15) steel orchestras paraded before the panel of judges which included Joslynne Sealey and Tommy Crichlow,
The complete list of winners are:-
|Massy Trinidad All Stars||184|
|Nutrien Silver Stars||178|
|Courts Sound Specialists of Laventille||168|
|Outside of The Region|
|First Citizens Supernovas|
|Republic Bank Exodus|
|Single Pan Bands|
|Ice Water Ensemble||166|
|Belmont Hi Larks||157|