Pedrito Martinez is a Grammy-nominated Cuban rumba, timba, and jazz percussionist and singer-songwriter. He is the world's 1st-call rumbero, and a true force of nature. In Yoruba tradition, he is Changó, the master of the drum, inventor of the sacred batá. The African Diaspora drum is a healing instrument. If you are open to it, Pedrito's rhythm can change your life. He … [Read more...] about Pedrito Martinez Plays Cuban Rumba and Timba in Residency at Drom
Browse articles about Latin jazz, rumba, and timba at Drom NYC, the Turkish underground global music night club in Manhattan's East Village.
Colombian-born Pablo Mayor and his Folklore Urbano Project are a pan-Latin cumbia, salsa, jazz, and folkloric band that plays the musical traditions of the Americas. The band plays as a big band orchestra or an ensemble. Pablo Mayor is an artist-in-residence at iD Studio Theater, a Colombian community theater in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Daniel Fetecua, one of New York's … [Read more...] about The Pablo Mayor Folklore Urbano Orchestra Plays a Portrait of the Americas at Drom
The Flamenco Festival New York 2023 brings a new crop of the best flamenco dancers and musicians from Spain, as they start their American tours. There's always something for everyone from traditional purists, to the experimental avant-garde. The flamenco carries the heritage of so many peoples. European, African, Arab, and Asian culture all come together in Spain. You … [Read more...] about Flamenco Festival New York 2023 Fills the City with Duende
The LAMC 2022 is a Latin Alternative music industry conference that brings some great music to New York City. There are workshops with industry players where you can make contacts and learn about all the things artists have to do to succeed these days. The LAMC is produced by leading Latin Alternative music label, Nacional Records of Los Angeles. LAMC 2022 The LAMC … [Read more...] about LAMC 2022 Brings Great Latin Alternative Artists to NYC