Seth Kugel of the New York Times offers a guide to where to get your grove on in the big NY, including the haps at La Fonda Boriqua and the Parkside Lounge. Basila here. And if you want a lil bit mas clave? Here’s the times on the revival of 70s salsa throughout Jackson Heights. […]
The NY Times’ Mirta Ojito had this nice appreciation of Leon Ichaso, Cuban boy made good, with the premiere of his newest directorial effort, El Cantante, J.Lo & Marc Anthony’s pet project about Hector Lavoe & his wife Puchi. It made me proud when the Times referred to him as The Scorsese of Salseros. He’s […]
Watching your movies get Bootlegged is no fun and affects the bottom line of future projects bigtime as well as whatever backend profits folks hope to get. It only hurts those that made the film, as El Cantante director Leon Ichaso says in David Gonzalez’s Times story, “The police don’t bother them, so it’s great, […]
Welcome peeps. ¿Que Vola? Once upon a time we did generation ñ as a magazine. Things are different now. It’s impossible to do a “Latino/Hispanic” blog, it’s just to big and too vast and too varied a group of folks. But we’ll be a ‘lil aggregator site full of cool stuff with a Latin and […]
It’s quite possible that you do not know Pep Torres yet. But if you stick to this blog, you’ll get to know him real well. All you need to know about Pep is he’s a true Rock n Roll wildman. Here’s his myspace. Like he’d tell ya, it ain’t rocket science, it’s rock-a-billy.