Ray Funk

Lavishly produced in a large-format volume with over 224 pages and 600 illustrations drawn from rare and never-before published sources, Calypso: The Mad Fad From Trinidad is certain to become the definitive work on this fascinating and joyful evocation of a rich musical era whose roots are inspiring some of the most exciting new artists of our time. Celebrated throughout the world on radio shows, calypso remains a source of inspiration to musicians and a source of enjoyment for several generations of people who have never left it behind.