New Music: Disip de Gazzman Couleur – “Limena” & “Banm Nouvel Ou” -Listen!

By May 12, 2015 Konpa, Music

Disip de Gazzman Couleur - Limena and Banm Nouvel Ou

Days before the 17th annual Haitian Compas Festival, Disip de Gazzman Couleur has released two tracks from their upcoming album “Limena.”

Press PLAY below to listen to “Limena” & “Banm Nouvel Ou” from Disip.

Disip is scheduled to perform at this year’s Haitian Compas Festival on May 16.

Yani Martelly Releases Official “Premye Fwa” Video Lyric

By May 11, 2015 Konpa, Music, Videos

Yani Martelly Releases Official Premye Fwa Video Lyric

Yani Martelly has released the lyric video for his latest single, “Premye Fwa.” The video was directed by Alex Coffy. Watch “Premye Fwa” video lyric below.

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Exclusive Interview with Roody Jean. Chief Operating Officer of LS Cream Liqueur

By May 8, 2015 Interviews, Videos

Video Interview with LS Cream Liqueur's Chief Operating Officer Roody Jean

SawPanse caught up with Roody Jean, Chief Operating Officer of LS Cream Liqueur, during the LS Cream Liqueur’s tasting event at County Line Liquor. Mr. Jean told us how he got started in the liqueur business with his partner Steven Charles, what’s unique about LS Cream Liqueur, and some of the greatest challenges he has encountered thus far.

Watch the full video interview below:

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What to Wear to the 17th Annual Haitian Compas Festival

By May 7, 2015 Fashion, News

haitian flag haitian festival fashion outfits

Spring and summer are prime opportunities for one of music lovers favorite past times-festivals. From Coachella, to South by Southwest to local musical gatherings, the thing that is just as important as the bands on stage is the fashion.

This month, one of the hottest (literally) events is the Haitian Music Festival happening in May. There are so many ways to look cool while jamming to your favorite Konpa songs and drinking your Prestige or Kremas.

Here’s a look at some fun ideas.

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Surprise! Kreyol La’s New Album ‘Invictus’ Is Available For Pre-Order, Releasing May 13

By May 7, 2015 News

Kreyol La invictus pre-order

Put a reminder in your phone for May 13. That’s when Kreyol La’s third studio album, ‘Invictus,’ will be released. But, if you don’t like relying on reminders from your phone, today it is available for pre-order via Amazon.

As of now, there are only eleven tracks listed on the album, which are made available for immediate download upon pre-ordering. Those tracks include:

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Double Threat: Gabel Releases Two Music Videos for ‘Drog Mwen’ -Watch!

By May 6, 2015 Konpa, Music, Videos

Gabel Drog Mwen video flav till death do us part

When it comes to Gabel, one just ISN’T enough! And we couldn’t be more thrilled! For the first time in band’s musical journey, Gabel has released two music videos for their latest single ‘Drog Mwen’. This is a double threat indeed and we got a chance of watching them.

The first video titled “Drog Mwen – Till Death Do Us Part” tells the story of a Flav and his girlfriend (played by actress Michelle Georges) who is battling cancer. The second one “Drog Mwen – Rie or Die” features singer Pachou in some action-packed scenes. Both videos are directed by Smitty IProduce.