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Sofia Ribeiro - Mar Sonoro

Sofia Ribeiro brings an element of international collaboration with Mar Sonoro (2016). The Portuguese vocalist mixes jazz with Brazilian sounds and music from her native country. 148 more words

CD Reviews

Caffè Gio videos

If you haven’t yet heard the tracks from Caffè Gio you can get a sneak peak of three of them – Blue Beach, Ultra Violet Blues… 22 more words

Deep Tenor City & Antonio Ocasio - The Present (BBE)

Those of you already familiar with these shores might remember how we enthused about Deep Tenor City’s ‘Oba’ last November and its infectious blend of Jazz, Latin, Funk and Afrobeat vibes. 70 more words

First Listen

A Salute To The Life & Music of Gato Barbieri 1932-2016

Gato Barbieri was a legendary and tremendously talented saxophonist.  Inspired to play saxophone by Charlie Parker, Gato began playing in the quartet of trumpeter Don Cherry.  116 more words

Art & Culture

Last Tango for Gato Barbieri

Saxophonist and composer Leandro “Gato” Barbieri after running the press gauntlet before the Special Awards ceremony hosted by the Latin Recording Academy at the 16th Annual Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas, November, 2015. 673 more words

On Music


Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time for Pachanga! Antobal’s Latin All Stars under the direction of Obdulio Morales manifests afro-Cuban greatness with their 1962 release from Brunswick Records titled, Pachanga… PACHANGA!  27 more words


Snowboy & The Latin Section "New York Afternoon"

Snowboy and the Latin Section are Europe’s leading Afro-Cuban Jazz performers and  recording artists, led by multi-percussionist Mark ‘Snowboy’ Cotgrove.

“New York Afternoon” – New album by Snowboy & The Latin Section celebrating the 30th Year since their first record.   98 more words

New Salsa