Homestead-Miami Speedway President, Matthew Becherer.You may recall that on Friday Crossfade reported that the Fuego Cuban Music Festival was canceled a little over a week after it was officially announced. But it seems the matter isn't so simple. The reports circulating indicated that the Homes ... More >>
Fuego Entertainment's president and CEO Hugo Cancio.Cuban music aficionados and lovers of el cubaneo in general had reason to rumba in front of their computer screens last Wednesday when Fuego Entertainment dropped the news that it'd be producing the first-ever Fuego Cuban Music World Festival. ... More >>
The Buena Vista Social Club will play its first American shows in seven years this week, with appearances in Los Angeles, New York, and Chicago.Like Silvio Rodriguez, the band's likely skipping South Florida for fear of protests from fringe exile groups. The legendary geezers are just the lates ... More >>
Los Zafiros get another hearing, while youth gets lost in Buenos Aires and Barcelona
The State Department's antiterrorism effort keeps Cuban acts off Latin Grammy Awards
Judge Federico Moreno "disappears" the Cuba ordinance
The Latin Grammys got the headlines, but brave and bruised theater director Alberto Sarraín got the honors
Issac Delgado returns to a kinder, gentler Miami
So where's that Cuban musical invasion?
Finding one of Cuba's most famous stars on either side of the Florida Straits can be downright impossible, as the musician navigates between big dreams and political realities
A New Times guide to busting the county's Cuba law
Miami scenesters sound off
Hell hath no fury like a drag queen scorned
Los Zafiros; Richard Buckner
Owners of the new club Timba, which features Cuban bands, can't get a permit from the city. Hmmm.
Cuban salsero Issac Delgado played Miami without incident. Then the government accused him of breaking the law.
Miami businessman Hugo Cancio's musical saga of Cuba's greatest vocal group has taken the island by storm and is now headed here