Havana Cultura

REVIEW El Comité – Y Qué!? (So What)

By 08 March, 2019

Here’s another fine Cuban jazz pianist to get into… Harold Lopez-Nussa was featured on Gilles Peterson’s Havana Cultura project. Here, as one of seven committee members committed to “Cuban groove”, he’s given plenty of room to swing. El... Read Article

REVIEW Daymé Arocena – Nueva Era

By 09 June, 2015

The diminutive frame of Cuban songstress Daymé Arocena cut a rather unassuming figure in the grimy environs of the Bedroom Bar in Shoreditch, London last autumn. Straddled by concert goers – crammed into the upstairs space to catch... Read Article

Roberto Fonseca – YO

REVIEW Roberto Fonseca – YO

By 07 March, 2012

At times it feels as if Roberto Fonseca‘s reputation has more to do with his time supporting Buena Vista Social Club on tour, performing cameos on the various albums spawned from that project, or more recently, for appearing... Read Article