The Town Hall Presents FATOUMATA DIAWARA
by Sarah Jae Leiber - January 27, 2020
Malian singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor Fatoumata Diawara brings her mesmerizing blend of traditional African music and elements of Western pop, rock, Afrobeat, funk and R&B to The Town Hall, Friday, February 21st at 8 p.m. Opening the show will be Los Angeles-based Guatemalan singer and son...
Fatoumata Diawara, Freddy Jones Band and More Will Perform at City Winery Chicago
by Sarah Jae Leiber - November 19, 2019
City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Grammy-nominated Malian singer-songwriter Fatoumata Diawara, roots rock group Freddy Jones Band and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Friday, November 22 at noon. Tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago....
Roberto Fonseca's Releases 'Yesun' via Mack Avenue Records
by Abigail Charpentier - October 18, 2019
GRAMMY®-nominated Cuban pianist, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer and bandleader Roberto Fonseca's highly anticipated new album, Yesun, is out now via Mack Avenue Records....
Cuban Pianist and Composer Roberto Fonseca Announces 'Yesun'
by Abigail Charpentier - September 06, 2019
GRAMMY®-nominated Cuban pianist, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer and bandleader Roberto Fonseca is set for the release of his new album, Yesun, October 18 via Mack Avenue Records. ...
Eme Alfonso Announces US Release of New Album VOY
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 07, 2019
On March 22 Eme Alfonso will re-release her new album VOY with digital CD distribution in the U.S. Chosen by the Cuban critics as one of the best albums of 2018, Eme will bring her unique mix of Cuban island sounds with soulful genres to the U.S....
Buena Vista Social Club's Omara Portuondo Announces Last-Ever World Tour
by Tori Hartshorn - March 06, 2019
Omara Portuondo, legendary Cuban diva and original member of the famed Buena Vista Social Club, comes to North America this spring/summer for the final time as part of her worldwide “Last Kiss” farewell tour. Highlights of the tour's North American portion include performances at the Regent Theater ...
New York City Center Hosts Series of Master Classes and Conversations as Part of ¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival
by Macon Prickett - March 06, 2018
New York City Center today announced a studio series of master classes and conversations with artists and other guests as part of the ¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival. This celebration of the rich and vibrant artists of Cuba begins Sunday, April 22, with an evening of music and conversation at The Jerome L...