We speak to New Jersey-born director Leon Gast about Our Latin Thing, a film documenting a Fania All-Stars concert and Latino life in Manhattan (New York) in 1971. The film was reissued earlier this year and is fast... Read Article
Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) blew us away when we got sent the DVD reissue last month. We even spoke to the director Leon Gast who seemed disappointed that more people in the UK hadn’t seen the film.... Read Article
The latest musical gem from legendary producer Joaquin “Joe” Claussell is the delicious double CD, Hammock House Africa Caribe – released on May 17 (May 30 in the UK) by the infamous Fania Records.
The first instalment of Fania x FADER’s year-long series of remix brought the worlds of Toy Selectah and Willie Colon together. The combination for their next release is even more exciting, letting London-based Colombian DJ Isa GT loose... Read Article
It was announced over a month ago that The Fader magazine would be embarking on a yearlong remix project with the legendary Fania record label – home of such luminaries as Johnny Pacheco, Willie Colón, Hector Lavoe, La... Read Article