Thursday Jul 3
The Island Packet
Fania Records celebrates 50th anniversary
In this March 5, 2009 file photo, salsa musician Willie Colon poses for a portrait in Mexico City.
Spanish Harlem Orchestra: Hard-core N.Y. salsa at its best
The Grammy-nominated Spanish Harlem Orchestra, led by pianist-arranger Oscar Hernandez, brings its old-school salsa dura sound for a two-night run at Yoshi's in Oakland this Saturday.
Bio Ritmo to Release New Album 'Puerta Del Sur', 6/24
Blazing a trail by playing some of the hardest hitting and far reaching modern salsa for 23 years now, Bio Ritmo have grown into one of the most intriguing and influential Latin dance bands of the last two decades.