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Tito Puente

Singing With Celia Cruz

Celia Cruz who would have turned 93 today, has sung and danced with a myriad of artists Latin or not. We have selected thirteen (not counting the Fania All Stars) of them : Pete “El Conde” Rodríguez , Angela Carrazco, La India, Oscar D’Leon, Cheo Feliciano, Olga Guillot, Lola Flores, Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan, Tito […]

Columbia publish Santana’s third album : ‘Santana (III)’…

‘Santana (III) ‘ is their third (and second self-titled) studio album released in September 1971 in September 1971 by Columbia. Track listing : 1.Batuka (José Areas, David Brown, Mike Carabello, Greg Rolie, Michael Shrieve) – 03:34 . 2.No One to Depend On (Coke Escovedo, Greg Rolie, Mike Carabello) – 05:31 . 3.Taboo (José Areas, Greg […]

Celia Cruz joins Tito Puente at Newport Jazz (1990)

August 18, 1990 – Celia Cruz will join Tito Puente (timbales), Sonny Bravo (p), Bobby Rodriguez (b), Jose Madera (conga), Johnny Rodriguez (bongo), Mario Rivera (ts, fl), David “Piro” Rodriguez (tp), Papo Vazquez (tb) and Jimmy Frisura (tp) at “Newport Jazz Festival” in Newport, RI

Tito Puente plays at Newport Jazz (1997)

August 15, 1997 – Tito Puente will be with Sonny Bravo (p), Andy González (b), Johnny Rodriguez (bongo), Lewis Khan (tb), Reynaldo Jorge (tb), Mario Rivera (s, fl) and José Madera (cong) on stage at “Newport Jazz Festival” in Newport, RI

Last week In Collaborations 03

Paul McCartney & Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan & Tom Petty, Roger Mcguinn & Chris Hilman, Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy, Louis Armstrong & Mahalia Jackson, Steve Winwood & Tito Puente, Wayne Shorter & Santana, George Benson & Al Jarreau, Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville, Prince & Larry Graham, Tina Turner & Mick Jagger. They are […]

Last week In Collaborations 02

Leonard Cohen & Sonny Rollins, John Lee Hooker & Bonnie Raitt, Stanley Clarke & George Duke, Tito Puente & Carlos Santana, Buddy Guy, Johnny Lang & Ronnie Wood, Diana Krall & Elvis Costello, Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks, Deborah Harry & Joss Stone, Madonna & Gogol Bordello, Linkin Park & Ja, Diane Charlemagne & Moby, […]

Santana record in Japan, a triple live album to be released as…

Santana’s ‘Lotus’ is a live album recorded on July 3 & 4, 1973 in Japan and released as a triple vinyl in May 1974 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Gregg Rolie) – 03:23 . 2.A-1 Funk (José Chepitó Areas / Tom Coster, Richard Kermode, Armando Peraza, Doug Rauch, Carlos Santana, Santana, Michael Shrieve) […]

Three Concerts with Anthony Jackson

Bassist (and contra bassist) extraordinaire, Anthony Jackson, who turns 66 today – Happy Birthday – has been for almost 50 years a “top session bassist”. Very much in demand, Anthony has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Three Concerts with Anthony Jackson‘ are with […]

Carlos Santana releases his twenty-second album : ‘Corazón’ recorded…

Carlos Santana‘s ‘Corazón’ is his twenty-second studio album recorded with various singers and released on May 6, 2014 by Rca/Sony Latin Iberia. . Track Listing : 1.Saideira (Rodrigo Leão, Samuel Rosa, Juan Pablo Sorin) – 03:55 . 2.La Flaca (Pau Dones) – 04:10 . 3.Mal Bicho (Flavio Oscar Cianciarulo) – 03:37 . 4.Oye 2014 (Niles […]

Santana record their second album : ‘Abraxas’ featuring ‘Black…

Santana’s ‘Abraxas’ is their second studio album recorded on April 17 and May 2, 1970 in San Francisco and released in September 1970 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Singing Winds, Crying Beasts (Mike Carabello) – 04:51 . 2.Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen (Peter Green, Gábor Szabó) – 05:22 . 3.Oye Como Va (Tito Puente) – 04:16 […]

A Box Of Candies

From ‘Chocolate Shake’ to ‘Candy Man’ , we have mixed 18 ‘Jazz And Latin‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Chocolates & Candies‘. It has Stan Getz , Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder, Les Primitifs Du Futur, Juan Formell Y Los Van Van and many more.

One Broadway

From ‘Give my regards to Broadway’ to ‘Broadway Bossa Nova’, we have mixed 18 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Broadway‘. It has Dave Brubeck, Herb Ellis. Bob Maize. Jimmy Smith , Mongo Santamaria, Peruchin & Charlie Palmieri and many more.

More Than Youmans

From ‘Carioca’ to ‘Orchids In The Moonlight’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Vincent Youmans‘. It has Blossom Dearie, Dave Brubeck, Tommy Dorsey, Sonny Criss and many more.