- P.O. Box 260285, Boston, MA 02126 We provide a gateway to the Caribbean American community and promote and support Boston's Trinidad style carnival. Design and Developed By Mr. Michael C. Smith for Leonard Communication
Desperadoes, one of many large steel bands in Trinidad formerly know as “Gay Desperadoes’ changed their name to Desperadoes after a trip to New York ”Apparently, many Homosexuals men took to following the band believing that Gay Desperadoes meant that all the members were homosexuals” -
D' Midas Boston's leader Rudy Osborne has been at the helm for over twenty years. He got involved with Boston Carnival, although by accident as he said, he has been in the Mas business as a young man in Trinidad.
During his reign as the the bandleader, he has won several King and Queen competitions and band of the year awards in Boston, New York and Cambridge, and has received several individual honors. Rudy Osborne's band took a break in 2011 and his presence was missed. See story in the Bay State Banner