DJ’s (disc jockeys) impact carnival scene both in USA and Trinidad – in parties and ‘on the road’

Harmonites Steel Orchestra performs at part of the 1979 Superbowl half time show at the Miami Orange Bowl. The halftime show was “Carnival: A Salute to the Caribbean” with various Caribbean bands.

Halcyon wins Panorama in Antigua

Metronomes win Panorama in the United Kingdom

No Panorama in Trinidad & Tobago.  Panmen boycott Panorama for more money

No Panorama competition in St. Vincent

No Panorama in New York

Cost of preparing steelbands for New York Panorama = $15,000 – $20,0000

Cost of new band $60,00  Cost of new band $60,00Cost of new band $60,00