Trinidad's carnival is an extremely visual celebration — everywhere you look, scantily clad women are drenched in glitter and sweat, while grown men are wearing bright feathered headdresses. But what propels the unflagging festivity ever forward is the music. Soca music's speeded-up, syncopated beats require a minute of adjustment for foreign ears, but once the rhythm corresponds with your inner metronome, you can't help but... More >>>