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20 hrs ago | Miami New Times

Ten Best Salsa Acts in the World, According to Melina Almodovar

Salsa is the sultry, hot, and heavy beat of life on the dance floor. It is the joy and the pain, the intimacy and lust, the freedom of spontaneous invention, and the emotional turmoil of love, loss, and all that's great in being human.


Related Topix: Rap, Miami, World News, Puerto Rico, Latin, Ruben Blades, Gilberto Santa Rosa

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Shop Kohl's Labor Day weekend sale through Saturday, August 30

Shop Kohl's Labor Day weekend sale through Saturday, August 30, for some of the best deals of the season on NFL player tops for men, LC Lauren Conrad and ELLE collection apparel for misses and jeans for the whole family.


Related Topix: Salsa

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Exclusive: Marc Anthony and Other Salsa Legends Share Memories of Legendary Label Fania Records

In this oral history, salsa legends share their memories -- good and bad -- of the most important tropical music label of all time During the early 1960s, Johnny Pacheco was riding high on Cuban-based Latin music.


Related Topix: Fania, Latin, Salsa, Music!, Marc Anthony, Johnny Pacheco

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Arizona Republic

8/30: 3 reasons to see Marc Anthony at Arena

That made him a star, but his versatility gave him longevity, as he later moved to both mainstream and Latin pop.


Related Topix: Marc Anthony, Latin, Salsa, Celebrities, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Jennifer Lopez, Music, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily film recommendation: 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame'

In any another year, RKO Studio's epic adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel " The Hunchback of Notre Dame " would have been more memorable.


Related Topix: The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Horror Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Jamaica Inn, Crime Movies, Adventure

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Paramus Post

Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey Presents Victor Manuelle

Saturday, October 11th 2014 8PM Tickets available at: or or Box Office 227 1030 Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents Victor Manuelle, Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8PM.


Related Topix: Victor Manuelle, Englewood, NJ

The Daily Republic

Salsa star Domingo Quinones headlines Festival de la Isla

Domingo QuiA ones used to stand in front of a mirror, singing and using a hairbrush as a microphone.


Related Topix: Salsa, Music!, Domingo Quinones

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Miami Herald

Miami museum promotes exhibit with salsa contest

Miami's history museum is partnering with area dance schools to promote its latest exhibition, American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music.


Related Topix: Willy Chirino

Wed Aug 13, 2014


Geovanie Guzman, Jerry Rivera, and Jessica Cruz

According to Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney, around 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, the Springfield Narcotics Division and Street Crime Unit set up surveillance on 10 Chestnut Street after getting reports of drug activity in the area.


Related Topix: Drugs, Jerry Rivera

Glocally Newark

NJPAC Sounds of the City showcases Latin Jazz Legend Eddie Palmieri

This year NJPAC brought a phenomenal performer to the "Sounds of the City" weekly series.


Related Topix: Eddie Palmieri, Salsa, Music!, Fania, Latin, New York

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Miami Herald

Justin Bieber to take anger-management course as part of Miami careless-driving plea deal

Lourdes Castroverde swam for Delta Swim Team and the USA Masters after moving from Cuba in 1955.


Related Topix: Ray Barretto

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Reporter

Festival de la Isla set for Aug. 23

Celebrating its 13th year, Festival de la Isla will be Aug. 23 under the towering shade trees in Pena Adobe Park, just off Interstate 80, in Vacaville.


Related Topix: Salsa, Vacaville, CA, Domingo Quinones, Solano County, CA, August, CA, Linda, CA

WNYC-AM New York

Salsa Icon Willie Colon

Bronx-born Salsa icon Willie Colon , singer, trombonist, composer, producer, actor and director, talks about his career in music and his work as a civil rights, community, political and health activist.


Sun Aug 10, 2014

Latino Festival aimed at building bridges

After marching for almost two hours, a parade made up of a Salvadorian band, the city's Latino Kings and Queens, women and men in traditional dress and others walked into Hazelwood Park, handing each other water bottles with smiles on their faces.


Sat Aug 09, 2014

Look for the gigantic woman at Nicaraguan festival in Kenner today

The 14th annual El Tope de Santo Domingo will be held today from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Heritage Park, 415 Williams Blvd. in Rivertown.


Related Topix: Kenner, LA, Nicaragua, World News, Dominic

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Continuo Arts Partners with Papermill Playhouse to Present 'The...

Selected members of Continuo Arts Symphonic Chorus will be featured as the on-stage choir in the musical's United States premiere from March 4 April 5, 2015, at the Millburn Theater.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England, Theater

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester's Latin American Festival spotlights local talent

Guitarist Roberto Rios accompanies Edmy Ortiz and Faustino Rios as they demonstrate a flamenco dance on Worcester Common recently.


Related Topix: Salsa, Worcestershire County, England, United Kingdom, Pop/Rock, Matthew, Worcester, MA

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Sunnyvale Sun

Pizarro: San Jose Jazz celebrates 25 years of summer festivals

San Jose Jazz Summer Fest has a dizzying lineup of musicians playing on a dozen stages in downtown San Jose this weekend, a group that includes Jimmy Bosch, the Gypsy All Stars, Andre Thierry, Catherine Russell and Akira Tana.


Related Topix: San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA


Pacific Mambo Orchestra plays this year's San Jose Jazz Summer Fest.

I first learned about mambo as a kid when my father relayed a famous story about Perez Prado getting banned from Mexico for wanting to turn the country's national anthem into a mambo tune.


Related Topix: The Orchestra, Big-Band, Latin, Salsa

Tue Aug 05, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

SoundCheck: Taking Back Sunday among top live music picks

Details: Saturday 8:30 p.m. Busch Gardens, 10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa. Free with park admission.


Related Topix: Punk, Taking Back Sunday, Tampa, FL, 9, El Gran Combo, Clearwater, FL, Music, Entertainment