Sunday, March 1, 2015

ALBUM OF THE WEEK

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The album Descarga for Monk is a rapturous flamenco record. Yes, it is Thelonious Monk. But it is also Alex Conde. The quintessential Alex Conde…

ESSENTIAL ALBUMS

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This album by the late pianist Paquito Hechavarría, Frankly was recorded in 2007 and released in 2009. Although it has been in circulation for just...

CD REVIEWS

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There is something in the highly wrought alchemy of these musicians—pianist Lautaro Quevedo, bassist Marcelo Cordóba and drummer Carlos Cortés...

INTERVIEWS

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Alex Conde was born into a family of artists indigenous to Spain. His father, Alejandro Conde, is a superstar singer in the style of “Cancion Española.”

5-STAR ALBUMS

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The twisted intrusion of desire can be maddeningly seared into the brain by the power and artistry of the troubadour. This is a dangerous and magical...