Tag Archive: Cuba

More Cuban grooves…Los Van Van

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I came across this little video while looking up things on the Juan Pablo Torres post last week, it’s a pretty awesome in studio footage of Cuba’s Orchestra Los Van Van or simply… Continue reading

Pan Caliente desde Cuba

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*** “Pan Caliente” “Que Sabroso Majarete” “Cajon Opus 1” Juan Pablo Torres is one of Cuba’s originals. Trombone player, composer, arranger, producer, a complete artist in every sense of the word, he began… Continue reading

gwah-gwan-có!

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Los Papines “Para Que Niegas” *** In the 60’s and 70’s Los Papines were prime ambassadors of the rumba and guaguanco rhythms in their native Cuba and the rest of the world; they… Continue reading

(((Sonorama Podcast))) #13:Souvenirs

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Hello everyone, we’re happy to bring you another little set of tunes for you listening enjoyment, the last couple of weeks have been a little inconsistent on the blog, partly due to some… Continue reading

Sonorama Podcast 7: Global Protest Music

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Watch out! Sonorama brings you its seventh podcast! This week we’ve let the week’s current events dictate our theme for this week; given that May 1st just passed, along with Cinco de mayo,… Continue reading