2019 Year In Review

2019 was a year to remember for Soka Tribe. We tried more new things than ever before and so happy we did because the lessons were priceless. We were able […]

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“Hands in de Air”: Identifying a Black Caribbean Feminism in Soca Music

  “This article is a part of series of work by Shauna Rigaud, a doctoral student at George Mason University. Shauna’s work centers around nation forming and cultural practices”   […]

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NYC Class Recap: Soca Warrior

  Soca Warrior, the Drumming Sensation! We had the privilege of having our first class with live drumming at our Brooklyn class on Black Friday. A huge THANK YOU to […]

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Return to the Reason: Part 2

AKWAABA*  from the Soka Tribe Family to Afropole and Rehab Beach Club. We are excited to partner with them for Part 2 of the Return to the Reason Festival!! We […]

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GHANA RECAP: Return to the Reason Part 2

It seems like just yesterday we were basking in the Ghanaian sun for the Return to the Reason Dance Festival Part 2, presented in partnership with The Afropole. In reality […]

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Congrats to Commissioner Farquhar

Congratulations are in order to our founder Shermica Farquhar! On Nov 19, 2019, Shermica was sworn in as a commissioner for the  the Mayor’s Advisory Commission on Caribbean Community Affairs […]

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Convoy Conversations With Sokanista!

We’ve featured quite a few of our Convoy members- now hear from the one who started the movement herself-Shermica “Sokanista” Farquhar and her thoughts on the West Indian Day Parade […]

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Carnival Conversations With Dani!

Our Convoy Conversations continue with one of newest members, Dani!  Dan’s love for dancing and good vibes makes her a natural fit for the Tribe! What brought you to Soka […]

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Carnival Recap: Belize to Broadway

  Jamie Thompson, Belize to Broadway! We are super proud of Jamie Thompson, part of our Convoy famalay, who is joining the cast of The Lion King on Broadway next […]

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Carnival Conversations -From The UK!

Soka Tribe is a global movement-and we’re committed to bringing you stories from our members around the world.  Leon, who is based in London, gives us his perspectives on all […]

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