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Alex Cuba

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    Get Down for Free With Carnaval on the Mile This Weekend

    via myspace.com/thelegendaryjcsThe Legendary JC's leader Eugene Snowden.​Who says Coral Gables is stuffy? Um, just about everybody who doesn't live there. But this Saturday through Sunday, you can get down for free to some of the best local and national acts spread out across three big stages at ... More >>

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    October 4, 2010

    Latin Grammy Street Party Comes to Miami This Sunday

    ​The Latin Grammys are right around the corner once again with this year's big show set for Thursday, November 11 in Las Vegas. And while you might not make it out to Sin City for all that catch the action as Vegas fills up with nominees and top acts -- including Camila, Jorge Drexler, Juan Luis G ... More >>

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    December 10, 2009
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    December 8, 2009

    Miami Music Festival Previews: Alex Cuba, Electric Piquete, and Amaury Gutierrez

    Here are a few randomly selected recommendations among the many acts playing the Miami Music Festival. Visit MiamiMusicFestival.org for individual venue details. Many of these funky-named places you've never heard of are subdivisions of real venues, with made-up names just for festival purposes. Oth ... More >>

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    October 15, 2009
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    October 15, 2009

    Dear Russian Red, I Love You...

    ​Dear Russian Red,I want to take this opportunity to proclaim my love for you. I want to shout it from the digital mountaintops, Russian Red, for all the Internet to know. No, not in that pervy admiring you from the cybernetic afar sort of way. Nor in that cute infatuation befitting of a teenager ... More >>

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    October 13, 2009

    Alex Cuba Plays a Free Show on Lincoln Road This Thursday

     Now based in British Columbia, of all places, the singer-songwriter Alex Cuba is surely a long way from the homeland reflected in his stage name. Born in the town of Artemisa some 35 years ago, he grew up on the island with a guitar player father, Valentin Puentes, and took up guitar himself a ... More >>

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    February 6, 2009

    Cubans wash up on North Beach

    Que vuelta, mi gente?  That's Cuban for "Hello, dear friends.  How are you this fine day?"  You might be wondering the reason for the lesson in Cuban slang.  Have I been watching Pichy films' 299 again?  No.  Well...okay...yes.  Yes, I have.  Damned if I'm not ... More >>

  • Music

    February 5, 2009
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    January 30, 2009

    Global Cuba Festival 2009 to feature Albita, Alex Cuba, and Yosvany Terry

    It's been 50 years since Castro took power, and still the stretches of ocean surrounding Cuba can't stop the flow of its people's creative juices. The second annual Global Cuba Fest pays homage to the continuity of this unique Caribbean culture by uniting artists who long ago spread to the far reach ... More >>

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    December 12, 2008

    Albita, Alex Cuba, Yosvany Terry to Perform at 2009 Global Cuba Fest

    The Miami Light Project and FUNDarte, the nonprofit sponsors of the annual Global Cuba Fest, focusing on contemporary music from throughout the Cuban diaspora, have announced the dates and lineups for the 2009 edition of the weekend-long concert series. The concerts will take place on February 6, 7, ... More >>

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    July 11, 2008
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    July 10, 2008

    Latin Alternative Music Conference, Day 1

    Ernest Barteldes Cucu Diamantes, lead singer of Yerba Buena, performing at Central Park in New York. Latin Alternative Music Conference, Day 1 Wednesday, July 9, 2008 Central Park Summerstage & Mercury Lounge, New York An overcast sky over Central Park and a severe weather forecast that never came ... More >>

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