A Night to Remember with Juanes @ Wolf Trap

With a 14 piece band including a full wind section that gave his songs a very tropical and summery flair, Juanes stepped on stage to the tune of “Fíjate Bien”.  Classics like “La Paga”, “La Camisa Negra” and “A Dios Le Pido” got the crowd on their feet dancing and singing along to each and every word.  Juanes kept us … Continue reading

Jarabedepalo At The Howard Theatre

Jarabedepalo At The Howard Theatre

  Piano Y Voz was an intimate and soulful show that took us on a voyage inside the heart and soul of Pau Donés by offering an exclusive insight into his creative mind; his love letters and stories framed his compositions in an exquisitely crafted way.  A simple stage setup gave the venue the feeling … 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