The flyers for the 2000 Rasin Festival boasted a Boukan Ginen "reunion concert." The Haitian roots band appeared to have broken up after performing in the first annual rasin festival in 1996, when bass player Richard Laguerre stayed behind while his mates returned to the island. Boukan Ginen has not released an album since Laguerre's exile and had not played together on the same stage until the festival at Bayfront Park this past November 4. Nevertheless the group insists the claim that this concert is a reunion is a case of... More >>>