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Simply Lalo Rodriguez

I'm writing about Lalo Rodriguez's Salsa album "Simplemente Lalo" for two reasons; the album turns 40 and Lalo needs our support. For me, "Simplemente Lalo" was his best recording, by far, of his solo career. Lalo Rodriguez Early Years…

Remembering Eydie Gorme en Español

To me Eydie Gormé represents one of the first artists to make a reverse cross-over, from the American market to the Latin American market. I say this in part for the great quality of her recordings with the Trio Los Panchos and with…