|Kelly and Andrew Rajpaulsingh.|
I first met Kelly Rajpaulsingh in 2011 at the launch of the Bacchanila presentation; Alter ego through the looking glass’. Kelly was the first NHC designer bandleader to actually invite and welcome the Mas Assassin to a launch fully understanding the critical nature of the blog, but welcomed both praise and critique with an equal amount of attention gratitude.
“...in my opinion showed a supreme confidence, in their product, a desire to progress, and a mature understanding that the opinions expressed in my posts are constructive (most times) in intention, and done with an undying love for the art form that is MAS.”
Fast forward to 2013 and with under a week to go Rajpaulsingh’s Bacchanila is set to hit the streets of Port of Spain Trinidad with the ‘Sorcerer’ section in the Genesis carnival Ltd 2013 presentation ‘Mirror Mirror who is the...’
In doing so Bacchanila has joined the growing contingent of Trinbagonian Brits who return to Trinidad and Tobago annually not only to take part, but to creatively contribute to the Islands version of the greatest show on earth, the Trinidad and Tobago carnival.
With an incredibly busy schedule to execute Kelly took some time out to answer a few questions from ‘Massassination Insight’ so you can learn a little more about the force behind Bacchanila and the plans for the bands future ...