Felipe Lamoglia

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2014

    Van Dyke Cafe Closes: Ten Classic Moments from Miami's Favorite Jazz Club

    The intoxicating blend of the percussion, the smooth brass sound of the trombone, the deep rhythm of the bass, and the bluesy, jazzy tunes of the harmonica resonated from the corner of 846 Lincoln Road. It was the closing party for the Van Dyke Café and crowds of locals and tourists alike swarmed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2012

    Big Poppa E, Miami Bluesman, Dead at 64 After Sudden, Apparent Heart Attack

    This past Saturday, legendary bluesman and longtime local music fixture Musi "Big Poppa E" Faisal died suddenly after suffering an apparent heart attack, according to Tobacco Road's Oski Gonzalez. He was 64 years old. "I might be the hardest working blues man in the whole South," Faisal quipped in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2010

    Miami Lakes Gets All Jazzed Up for the Seventh-Annual Concert on the Fairway

    Nicole Henry.​I guess we usually forget about Miami Lakes and muddle it with neighboring Hialeah or think of it as that place we must make the Palmetto curve on our way to Joe Robbie Stadium (or whatever the hell it's called this year). Turns out that Miami Lakes and its citizenry are avid fan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2010

    Innovative Cuban Sounds and Flavors on Friday Night, Courtesy of Felipe Lamoglia and Chef Douglas Rodriguez

    Lamoglia and Rodriguez​I guess a part of me is really excited about the re-emergence of jazz in South Florida. But the other part of me, the smaller, squeaky-voiced little guy inside who plays Devil's advocate keeps tugging at my strings hoping that this is no passing trend. I don't want it to be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2010

    Hear Felipe Lamoglia's Afro-Cuban Jazz Project at the Deauville on Thursday

    ​South Florida's small but tight jazz scene has usually been recognized out of town for its Afro-Cuban influences. This Thursday night provides an opportunity to hear one of the greatest local proponents of that sound, Felipe Lamoglia. The noted saxophonist, arranger, and composer will t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    Jazz Returns to Jazid!

    ​ In what can only be explained as a case of the people speaking and the venue listening, it seems that at least, for the month of May, jazz is back in its full smoky glory to South Beach's Jazid. It kind of makes sense, doesn't it? KCC Production's Kimberly Chmura's a one-woman whirlwind in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2009

    The Van Dyke Cafe Invites You Upstairs

    Go ahead and take it up on that. We both know you're easy. And besides, it's not like you're strangers. Whether you've stopped in for brunch, dinner and drinks, or just to catch a bit of live jazz, you've undoubtedly patronized the Van Dyke at some point during your travels or meanderings down Linco ... More >>

  • Music

    June 21, 2007

    Arturo Sandoval

    Rumba Palace (Telarc Jazz)

  • Music

    January 25, 2001

    Life Is a Bolero

    For a Cuban band with no name, the moment is now