Patrick McMahon

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Latin American Jazz Round Up

By 26 November, 2020

Despite being a year of few gigs, 2020 has still seen some great releases from those musicians who are determined to keep their faithful fans supplied with sonic goodness. In case you missed it, here’s a round up... Read Article

REVIEW Daniel Maunick – Macumba Quebrada

By 05 November, 2019

Brazilian rhythms meet London’s gritty sonic aesthetics in Far Out Recordings’ latest release. Macumba Quebrada is the first full-length LP from Daniel Maunick, the label’s in-house producer who has worked with the likes of Azymuth, Marcos Valle, Terry... Read Article

REVIEW Yelfris Valdés – For The Ones…

By 23 October, 2019

Cuban musician Yelfris Valdés has released his first full-length LP, For The Ones…, which sets out to combine his Afro-Cuban heritage and experience as a jazz trumpeter with his more recent interest in electronic music. He has already... Read Article

REVIEW Daymé Arocena – Sonocardiogram

By 09 September, 2019

Cuban singer and composer Daymé Arocena has become one of the most widely recognised figures of Latin American jazz in recent years. Having studied music at Amadeo Roldán Conservatory, she has combined her classical training, love of jazz... Read Article