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Paquito D'Rivera

Artist Profile: Paquito D’Rivera

Paquito D’Rivera defies categorization. The winner of fourteen GRAMMY Awards, he is celebrated both for his artistry in Latin jazz and his achievements as...
Carlos Averhoff Jr

Artist Profile: Carlos Averhoff Jr.

Carlos Averhoff Jr. is a Latin Grammy nominated artist with the album Buena Vista Social Club Presents Omara Portuondo, a Cuban tenor saxophonist, contemporary...
Michael Spiro, José Luís Gómez, Jesús Díaz

Rumbas of Remembrance: Los Rumberos de la Bahia

Master Musicians Michael Spiro, José Luis Gómez and Jesús Díaz Honor their Afro-Cuban Elders on their new album "Mabagwe" “Rumba is like el ajiaco, like Cuban...
Yissy Garcia - Artist Profile

Artist Profile: Yissy García

Yissy García–a composer and drummer- is one of the most powerful artists of this new generation of Cuban musicians. There is a lot of...
Chucho Valdes - Festival Jazz Plaza 2018

Jazz Plaza International Festival: January 17-21 2018

Chucho Valdés will inaugurate Jazz Plaza International Festival 2018 The award-winning Cuban pianist Chucho Valdés will open the XXXIII edition of the International Jazz Plaza...
Chucho Valdés - Artist Profile

Artist Profile: Chucho Valdés

Winner of six GRAMMY® and three Latin GRAMMY® Awards, the Cuban pianist, composer and arranger Chucho Valdés is the most influential figure in modern...

Maite Hontelé ft. Orquesta Aragón – Casi Muero

"Casi Muero" with Orquesta Aragón, first single from Cuba Linda, Maite Hontelé's fifth album recorded at Egrem in Havana Cuba, mixed and mastered at...
Aruán Ortiz - Cubanism Piano Solo

Aruán Ortiz Presents: Cub(an)ism

This record, Cub(an)ism by Aruán Ortiz is a mighty sojourn and follows a somewhat wayward hurricane-like path covering many continents. But if a survey...
Dayramir González - Cuban Pianist

Artist Profile: Dayramir González

“Promising newcomer Dayramir González can be added to the pantheon of distinctive Cuban jazz voices. This Afro-Cuban pianist, composer, and arranger is setting the...
ahama Soul Club: Havana '58

Bahama Soul Club Presents: Havana ‘58

The year “1958” in Havana ‘58 by Bahama Soul Club has rather risqué connotations – raising the spectre the dying days of the Batista...

YISSY & Bandancha – Mr. Miller

The archetype of an Afro-Cuban jazz drummer would probably be Chano Pozo, the pioneering "conguero" whose influence on jazz was heard around the world....

Juan de Marcos & Afro-Cuban All Stars U.S. Tour 2017

Juan de Marcos and the Afro-Cuban All Stars launch U.S. Tour on April 12th 20 Years After His First Concerts In Europe And US Presenting...

Jazz Plaza Cuba: De La Habana A Santiago

Festival Internacional Jazz Plaza Cuba Announces Full Lineup for 32nd Annual Jazz Plaza Havana & Inaugural Jazz Plaza Santiago - December 15-18, 2016 Headliners Christian...

Artist Profile: Fidel Morales

Fidel Morales is a Cuban Drummer, Percussionist, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Author, and Educator As a drummer, Fidel Morales has played with musicians such as Giovanni...

Francisco Mela: Fé

Of all the new generation of drummers playing in America today, Francisco Mela is probably the only musician who combines the most visceral polyrhythmic...

Jane Bunnett and Maqueque: Oddara

When the album Jane Bunnett and Maqueque was released in 2014 it seemed to suggest that the celebrated soprano saxophonist and flutist Jane Bunnett,...

Roberto Fonseca To Release New Album

Cuban Jazz Pianist Roberto Fonseca Celebrates The Music -And Musical History- Of His Island Homeland on ABUC New Album set for release on IMPULSE! Nov...
Jane Bunnett & Maqueque Live In Concert - March 2018 Tour

Jane Bunnett & Maqueque Release ODDARA

Multiple Juno Award Winner Jane Bunnett featuring Maqueque to Release Oddara on October 14, 2016 Five-time JUNO Award winner, two-time Grammy nominee, and Officer of...

Jane Bunnett & Maqueque Release “Oddara”

Extraordinary All-Female Cuban Sextet Jane Bunnett & Maqueque Set To Release New Album "Oddara" On October 14, 2016 Buy MP3 Album - CD Available for...

Michael Olivera Group: “Ashé”

If you have heard Alfredo Rodriguez’s latest album, Tocororo then you will certainly be familiar with the work of the extraordinary drummer, Michael Olivera,...