It's a measure of the new exile tolerance that a heralded band from Cuba is headed for Miami, and -- at least so far -- no one is talking about protests, pain or politics. The Septeto Nacional made its last U.S. appearance at the 1933 World's Fair in Chicago, where it won a Gold Medal by spreadin ... More >>
El exilio wants him out of jail.
Bring together musicians from both sides of the Florida Straits, let them mix it up, and watch what happens
Jazz pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba takes Cuban music deep
Conjunto Progreso does Latin like it should be
Before Night Falls Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Blue Thumb Records
More Grip (Palm Pictures )
Englishman Rupert Mould takes Cuban music to new frontiers
The Burden of a Violent History
Roberto Torres is the leader of the band, the singer of the songs, and the keeper of the Cuban musical flame
Miami businessman Hugo Cancio's musical saga of Cuba's greatest vocal group has taken the island by storm and is now headed here
When he appeared in Miami last year, jazz pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba ignited a firestorm of controversy. Though he now lives in South Florida, he just wants to play music, not politics.
There was Cuban music at Midem's inaugural Miami music conference, but not much -- and maybe never again
Poncho Sanchez beats the drum of Latin jazz as South Florida opens its ears
Valdez is dreaming again