La Bomba Mix at The Mayan – March 20, 2010

A friend of mine had told me about La Bomba Mix, “you gotta hear this band, they have so much energy its fun to see them on stage.” I went to the Mayan that night, not knowing what to expect. All I knew is that with the Mayan, you can never go wrong. I was ecstatic to hear that La Bomba Mix would be performing that night. Read More

Salsa Congress in Las Vegas

Tito Allen / Famous Salsa Singer Of Ray Barretto & Tipica 73 Fame and much more just announced for the Las Vegas Salsa Congress from July 1-4, 2010 at Tropicana Hotel. Who’s in for a roadtrip?

The Accordion Kings

For all you accordion lovers!!! The Smithsonian Channel original film “The Accordion Kings”, which documents a famous accordion competition in Colombia’s Magdalena Valley, has been made and official selection for the Miami International Film Festival. Read More

Inspector, Salon Victoria, Malacates, Estramboticos at the Fais Do Do – February 13, 2010

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It was the long awaited Skandalo Nacional 2 festival, presented by Pure Underground, that brought many loyal fans together for a night of ska music. This night was full of energy with performances by local and international bands. With so many great acts, its hard to say who the headliner was, as many of these bands have a huge following of their own. Performing that night were Inspector, Salon Victoria, Malacates Trebol Shop, Los Estramboticos, and others.
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Fania’s Joe Cuba Record Release Party at the Mint-February 12, 2010

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“Son, Cuero y Boogaloo y’all!” It was a night to pay tribute to Fania’s Joe Cuba, “The Father of Boogaloo”.  I couldn’t control clapping, swaying, moving and grooving to the sensational trumpets, timbales, and congas of this musical force that is Boogaloo Assassins Read More

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