And the hits just keep on coming... News reports out of New York this morning state that highly acclaimed Cuban percussionist Carlos "Patato" Valdez passed away yesterday at the age of 81. Most stories I'd ever read about the guy said he was crazy (in a good way) both on and off the stage and one of ... More >>
Feuding neighbors, art objects, and combative cops
Octogenarian Generoso Jímenez testifies to the eternal spontaneity of Benny Moré
Where do you put all those kids too young, broke, and alienated to make the Beach club scene? The Alley.
Not to belabor the point, but here's a look at more local musicians who get what they play for