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Chris Washburne and the Syotos Band: Nuyorican Nights

Read "Nuyorican Nights" reviewed by Dave Nathan

This album is a testimonial to the courage and determination of the leader of the Syotos Band, Chris Washburne. Seven years ago he was informed that he had a malicious nerve cancer with a 50% chance of surviving and no chance of ever playing again. But he had a successful operation, and like an athlete undertaking ...

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Chris Washburne and the Syotos Band: Nuyorican Nights

Read "Nuyorican Nights" reviewed by Glenn Astarita

Featuring a who's who of the New York Latin-Jazz scene, trombonist Chris Washburne and the 'Syotos Band' serve up some hot and juicy salsa along with strong doses of Afro-Cuban rhythms. In case you wondered, 'Syotos' means: 'see you on the other side' as Mr Washburne was diagnosed with nerve cancer seven years ago yet thankfully ...