Bertie Marshall  Bertie Marshall receives The Order of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago (2008)

Black Stalin  Mr. Leroy Calliste  the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from The UWI St, Augustine Campus  – DLitt

Trinidad & Tobago Panorama 2008 – Phase II Phase II Pan Groove wins playing the tune Musical Vengeance

St. Veronica’s Youth Steel Orchestra performs at the White House

Pan in The 21st Century 2008 –  Katzenjammers win

Trinidad Desperadoes Steelpan Great Frank “Crawl” Findley Passes

Navajo Nation Youth perform with the Steelpan at the Smithsonian

WST interview with Patrick Arnold, president of Pan Trinbago

Chief of Steelband in Nigeria – Bowie Sonnie Bowei receives Chieftain Titles

Steelpan Instrument Captivates Taiwan Students

St. Vincent & Grenadines Panorama 2008 – Starlift Steel Orchestra wins

St. Lucia Panorama 2008 – Diamond Steel Orchestra wins

Antigua & Barbuda 2008 Panorama – Halcyon Steel Orchestra wins

Grenada Junior Panorama 2008 – Commancheros Juniors win

Grenada Panorama 2008 – Angel Harps win

Toronto Panorama 2008  – Salah’s Steelpan Academy wins

UK – BAS 2K8 Junior Panorama 2008 – CSI wins

UK Panorama 2008 – Ebony wins

Steelpan Instrument Captivates Taiwan Students

André White makes History with ‘Heat’ and ADLIB Steel Orchestra

New York Panorama 2008 – ADLIB Steel Orchestra wins

New York Panorama 2008 Report Card

Moods of Pan 10 in Antigua: 25-A-Side competition – Antigua & Barbuda’s National Youth Pan Orchestra wins

Trinidad and Tobago’s ‘Pan is Beautiful’ festival – Exodus wins

Anthony Williams will be inducted into Pan Trinbago’s Hall of Fame

WST exclusive interview – Prime Minister of Antigua & Barbuda speaks on Moods of Pan and US President Obama

Jonathan Scales sophomore release called Plot/Scheme read WST review


NSSO G-Pans at the launch of the Steelpan Museum, Port of Spain

April 2008 Launch of the National Steel Symphony Orchestra in Trinidad and Tobago, fully equipped with G-Pans

September 2008 to January 2008 — G-Pan Patents and Trademarks in all applicable jurisdictions assigned to the Government of Trinidad and Tobago

* Trinidad’s Express Entertainment Journalist Terry Joseph – passes away January 2, 2008


* Trinidad’s Pan icon Oscar Pile passes away February 26, 2008






* Leroy “Jughead” Gordon Antigua & Barbuda Steelpan icon Leroy “Jughead” Gordon – passes away November 13, 2008 at age 61

2008  20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Large Professor

Maica Livin’ by Large Professor feat. Killa Sha and Guardian Leep (2008) Lyrics/Vocal’s


2008 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Dances With White Girls

Everyone’s Got To Make A Living (Original Mix) 2008                              Sample of Vocals/lyrics


2008 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by DJ Gengis

Intro by DJ Gengis (2008)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B