Posts Tagged ‘salsa

08
Sep
14

Night owl chat – Vengan a bailar, salseros!

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Hi, my name is LL, and I’m a salsero.

I didn’t really dance much to salsa when I lived in New York, which is odd, as that’s where salsa was born from a mixing of Cuban and Puerto Rican music.

However, when I moved to L.A. and started going to parties with my various Cuban family, I learned to dance salsa right quick. If I’m ever in a down mood, all I have to do is put on some salsa and the world looks much brighter.

So, for your night owling, a little bit of la musica caliente que se llama la salsa.

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Orquesta la Palabra – Lady

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Eddie Palmieri – Azucar Pa’ Ti

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28
Apr
13

Night owl chat for salseros!

So, I’m Cuban, and I grew up in New York and L.A., which means that salsa music was and is a large part of my musical landscape. Nothing can have me so down that a little Celia Cruz won’t get me shimmying. So, after Barack Obama’s masterful performance at the WHCD, a little tour of the salsa world.

The ultimate Nuyorican, Marc Anthony:

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