BENJAI AND THE BAND: The A Team accompanies Benjai during his performance for Trinidad and Tobago’s “Country Night” presentation at Carifesta XIV two weeks ago. –Photo courtesy the A TEAM

The music band known as the A Team will tomorrow get up close and personal with soca fans at the Fiesta Plaza, MovieTowne, Port of Spain. The versatile band, fresh off a successful post-Carnival international tour, promises a full-on concert experience, reflecting their journey over the past 12 months, when they hit the stage on Saturday. Showtime is 7 p.m.

“It will be A Team in concert and it is going to be memorable. The band is on fire. The sound is tight. The chemistry is unbelievable. I mean you saw what we did with Iwer at T&T country night at Carifesta,” A Team manager Zarin Morean said about tomorrow’s performance.

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