DR. JAY PRESENTS “SOCA OR DIE – Isle of KES” in Toronto Easter Saturday – Mar. 30, 2013
by Darling Nicky
KES THE BAND RETURNS TO TORONTO FOR ANOTHER SOCA OR DIE! EXCLUSIVE WITH SPECIAL GUESTS
TORONTO, ON – On MARCH 30, 2013, by popular demand one of the most popular and sought after bands in Trinidad and Tobago make an unprecedented return to Toronto just 3 months after their last sold-out concert at Koolhaus on Dec. 29, 2012. The four-man Caribbean-Pop sensation catapulted into the global spotlight following their 2011 Groovy Soca Monarch title for the song “Wotless”. A long-time favourite among Soca enthusiasts around the World, KES the Band has toured throughout the Caribbean, USA, Canada, Europe, and parts of Asia opening for such acts as Musiq Soulchild, Sean Paul, Rihanna, John Legend, Maroon 5 and Evanescence.
Completing the performance line-up of Dr. Jay de Socaprince’s signature “Soca or Die!” events presented along with The New KOS Family are BLAXX (of the Roy Cape All-Stars) whose song “LEH GO” became one of the biggest songs for the 2013 Carnival season and a finalist at this year’s Groovy Soca Monarch competition, SHAL MARSHALL & SUPERJIGGA TC – Two of the most recognized Trinidadian Radio personalities and artistes whom together have delivered party anthems like 2011’s “Speakerbox” and 2013’s “We Liming”, 5 STAR AKIL – emerging as a star on the rise with “PARTIER”, one of the biggest songs for Trinidad Carnival 2013, LYRIKAL – whose performance of “25/8” is sure to be show-stopping.
Event: SOCA OR DIE! (ft. KES the Band, Shal Marshall & Super Jigga TC, 5 Star Akil, Lyrikal, Dr. Jay and The KOS Family)
Date: SATURDAY, MARCH 30, 2013
Location: Koolhaus, 132 Queens Quay East
Time: Doors open at 10:00 p.m.
Tickets: Available city-wide at approved ticket outlets and online at www.ticketgateway.com
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