Cuban 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! Van Dyke, Lincoln Road's Legendary Jazz Venue, Plays Last Tune http://wlrn.org/post/van-dyke-lincoln-roads-legendary-jazz-venue-plays-last-tune <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After almost two decades a famed South Florida live music venue is no more.</span></p><p>Located on the corner of Jefferson Avenue and Lincoln Road on Miami Beach, in the historic Van Dyke building built in 1924, <a href="http://www.thevandykecafe.com/" target="_blank">Van Dyke Cafe</a> had its last call on Sunday, Jan. 26. Patrons were invited for a special celebration and toast at 5 p.m. to commemorate the closing. The venue was well known for hosting live jazz and became a staple of the beach's people-watching haven,&nbsp;Lincoln Road Mall.</p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 23:53:52 +0000 Alicia Zuckerman & Diego SaldaƱa-Rojas 27059 at http://wlrn.org Van Dyke, Lincoln Road's Legendary Jazz Venue, Plays Last Tune Cuban-American Jazz Legend Receives Presidential Honor http://wlrn.org/post/cuban-american-jazz-legend-receives-presidential-honor <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 11.5pt; line-height: 16.5pt;">This week, President Obama bestowed the nation's highest civilian honor on 16 celebrated Americans, one of&nbsp;them a Cuban-American widely considered one of the world's greatest living jazz artists.</span></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 00:38:06 +0000 Christine DiMattei 23985 at http://wlrn.org Cuban-American Jazz Legend Receives Presidential Honor