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Alfred Gómez Jr.

Alfred Gomez Jr., is a singer-songwriter and producer, born in Caracas, Venezuela in 1978. His sound blends Rhythm and Blues and Folk music with a Latin twist. Emerges as one of the voices to be heard in the Latin American Indie music scene. New Album, Espiral, out March 13, 2017. In 2008 releases La Reina Peinandose his debut album, The repertoire of the album was composed, arranged by the same musician and produced in collaboration with fellow countryman, musician, and arranger Chris Holder. This recording contains ten tracks where soul and jazz are amalgamated with Boogaloo, Hard Salsa and fusion elements

Latin Soul

Label: Concord Music Group
Released: 1999
Track listing: El Conguero; Ven Pa Baillar; Ican; Watermelon Man; Conga Blue; Lisa; B

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Poncho Sanchez: Latin Soul

Read "Latin Soul" reviewed by Jim Santella

When my wife and I go out dancing, it’s usually to the beat of this different drummer. You get into a groove with his saucy rhythms and relax while moving your body to the beat; but each time a hot soloist steps forward, it’s time to put your feet on autopilot and turn your attention to ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Poncho Sanchez: Latin Soul

Read "Latin Soul" reviewed by Ed Kopp

It probably helps to understand Spanish when listening to Poncho Sanchez's jazzy brand of salsa, but it isn't imperative. Practically the only Spanish words I understand are “taco" and “tequila," but I've been grooving to this one for two weeks now.With its contrapunctual rhythms, driving piano and buoyant horns, Sanchez's Latin jazz holds universal ...


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