The Legend of Roberto Roena: Part 1

I had the fortune to witness the peak years of legendary Puerto Rican bongo player Roberto Roena. His Apollo Sound of the '70s and '80s made a profound impact on Salsa music. One of my highlights regarding Roberto Roena was a concert he…

Is Nelly Furtado the Next Eydie Gorme?

One of my most memorable moments listening to my dad's music was the sweet female voice with the Trio Los Panchos. That female voice had a special accent that made it captivating to listen. Whether because of her accent or her sweet…