Latin music http://wlrn.org en Afro-Cuban Funk Band PALO! Performs Live! http://wlrn.org/post/afro-cuban-funk-band-palo-performs-live <p></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 32341 at http://wlrn.org Afro-Cuban Funk Band PALO! Performs Live! A Musical Bridge From Bachata To The Bronx http://wlrn.org/post/musical-bridge-bachata-bronx <p>In many ways, Geoffrey Royce Rojas is like millions of other young Latino Americans. He was raised by Dominican parents who came to New York looking for the American dream and struggled to keep their four children out of trouble in a South Bronx neighborhood rife with gangs and drugs.<br />&nbsp;</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:14:44 +0000 Jordan Levin 23330 at http://wlrn.org A Musical Bridge From Bachata To The Bronx Elsten Torres Sings His Songs Of Life & Love LIVE http://wlrn.org/post/elsten-torres-sings-his-songs-life-love-live <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>08/16/13 - Next time on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/SouthFloridaArtsBeat"><strong>South Florida Arts Beat</strong></a> you can enjoy another live performance from our Miami&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">studios. Two time Grammy nominated singer/songwriter/musician, Elsten Torres, and his band perform original compositions from his latest recording, </span><a href="http://bit.ly/142Lr1K" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><em>Waiting For Clouds</em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">featuring beautiful, melodic tunes of life and love. Enjoy the multi-genre, original music of </span>Elsten<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Torres Friday on South Florida Arts Beat at 1:</span>00pm<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 19110 at http://wlrn.org Elsten Torres Sings His Songs Of Life & Love LIVE Legendary Brazilian Singer To Play Free Show July 27 In Hollywood http://wlrn.org/post/legendary-brazilian-singer-play-free-show-july-27-hollywood <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal; ">From the </span><em>favelas</em><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal; "> of Brazil to the main stages of North America, <a href="http://www.rhythmfoundation.com/events/hollywood-artspark-experience-rio-featuring-seu-jorge/" target="_blank">legendary Brazilian singer-songwriter </a></span><a href="http://www.rhythmfoundation.com/events/hollywood-artspark-experience-rio-featuring-seu-jorge/" target="_blank"><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, Fri, 26 Jul 2013 21:00:27 +0000 Daniel Rivero 17964 at http://wlrn.org Legendary Brazilian Singer To Play Free Show July 27 In Hollywood Music! Life! Culture! Cuba! http://wlrn.org/post/music-life-culture-cuba <P><A href="http://youtu.be/zUCIL1D5LjU">http://youtu.be/zUCIL1D5LjU</A></P> <P>Music! Life!&nbsp;Culture!&nbsp; Join us as find out what los sones means to the people and music of Cuba!&nbsp; <EM>"Los Cien Sones de Cuba,</EM>" Tonight at 8pm on WLRN Channel 17!</P> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 15:09:36 +0000 James March 10424 at http://wlrn.org Sons Of Mexican Music Royalty Look To Miami Booty Bass For Inspiration http://wlrn.org/post/sons-mexican-music-royalty-look-miami-booty-bass-inspiration <p>In the world of norteƱo music, a boisterous, accordion-driven genre of Mexican music, there is no bigger act than <a href="http://www.lostigresdelnorte.com">Los Tigres Del Norte</a>. Think of the Rolling Stones in English-language rock and roll, and you'll get an idea. The band boasts the same kind of longevity (some 45 years since its inception) and stadium-filling power across the world.<br> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 19:54:32 +0000 Arielle Castillo 10332 at http://wlrn.org Sons Of Mexican Music Royalty Look To Miami Booty Bass For Inspiration