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A LETTER TO PAU DONÉS FROM JARABEDEPALO

A LETTER TO PAU DONÉS FROM JARABEDEPALO

Esta semana he decidido hacer algo diferente.  En celebración del nuevo disco de JarabedePalo, “Somos” (página #35 de Kesta Happening) y el concierto de la banda el 27 de marzo en Echostage, le he escrito una carta abierta a Pau Donés, voz y corazón de Jarabe. Esta carta surge como respuesta al blog de Pau titulado … Continue reading

The Magnanimous Recap!

The Magnanimous Recap!

For what feels like a century since my last post, many things have changed since them.  New job, new digs and slew of new shows.  My last recap was that of the Miguel Mateos show at the Fillmore.  So let’s get this recap started… March… Since that bucket list moment,  I rang in the new … Continue reading

D.C. Is A Rockin’ City

D.C. Is A Rockin’ City

…And if you don’t know that by now, you live under a rock.  The Latin Rock scene in the District of Columbia is an active and varied melting pot of sounds and cultures where there is something for everyone, you just have to know where to look.  Knowing where to look can be at times … Continue reading

Why Didn’t They Make It Big?

Why Didn’t They Make It Big?

In Puerto Rico, there are many bands that unfortunately fit this statement. Stuck in the mindset that “lo de aquí no es igual de bueno que lo extrangero”, the rock movement was kept alive by a devout group of faithfuls that would eat, sleep, drink and bleed for local bands that had amazing potential and … Continue reading

Yep!

Yep!

Fall is Officialy Here… The leaves are changing, the weather is cooler, and my summer concert run has sadly ended.  There are still some great shows happening like: Gianmarco on Oct. 20 @ The State, Henry Santos form Aventura on Oct. 28 at Cococabana and Hector Acosta “El Torito” on Nov. 4 at Cococabana.  Just another reason why you should “Like” Kesta. … Continue reading