Equatorial Guinea

  • Music

    May 10, 2012
  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    Buika's Sultry, Sexy, Raw Sound Takes Over the Fillmore Miami Beach on May 12

    Buika is a sultry, sexy, raw, and impassioned vocalist who grew up on the Spanish island of Majorca with political refugee parents from Equatorial Guinea. As the biggest island in the Balearic Archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea, Majorca is something like the South Beach of Spain, a major tourist ... More >>

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    November 11, 2010
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    July 9, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 22, 2009

    Buika Performs at the Gusman Center on July 9

    Concha Buika is not your traditional flamenco singer. Originally born in Equatorial Guinea, she grew up near a gypsy community on the island of Mallorca in Spain --a perfect place for such an artist to lay her foundation. But hers is a non-traditional take on Spain's most traditional sound. Influenc ... More >>

  • Music

    December 25, 2008

    Best Latin Rhythms of 2008

    Highlights come from all over the Southern Hemisphere.

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2008

    Top 10 Latin Music Albums of 2008

    Americans who still think of Latin music as mariachi bands and gyrating Ricky Martins and Shakiras might want to lend a closer ear to the genre. This country's Hispanic population isn't just growing, it's growing more diverse. More and more unique musical styles are being gobbled up, and that should ... More >>

  • Music

    October 18, 2007

    Paradise Found

    Buika’s Afro-flamenco sound bridges worlds

  • News

    March 14, 2002

    One Last Cruise

    Equal parts myth and magnate, Mike Burke prepares to forsake his castle, stow a lifetime of memories, and get to sea once more

  • Music

    September 25, 1997
  • News

    April 7, 1993

    Gorilla Warfare

    Vilified by animal protectionists, indicted for smuggling, praised by the feds. Matthew Block surprised everyone. Maybe even himself.