News8 new fall menus at Scottsdale, PV restaurants
Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1w9yIXr Tom Vykulil is the new chef de cuisine at Prado, the flagship restaurant at Omni Scottsdale Montelucia Resort and Spa. Vykulil has teamed with the resort's executive chef, Michael Cairns, to introduce a new tapas lineup, new wood-fired entrees and an assortment of new daily paellas.
topix.net | 17-Oct-2014 01:00
Latin conference raises questions
At first glance the whole idea of a conference to discuss Latin Alternative Music in Toronto seems a bit strange. Alternative to what? Can there really be a Toronto Latin music underground when there's no visible overground? Toronto has a sizable Latin community that's actually many communities.
topix.net | 15-Oct-2014 13:34
Llegamos Live Super Sized featuring Frankie Negron
PRLog - Oct. 13, 2014 - NEW YORK -- OCTOBER is celebrated as Hispanic Heritage Month, and according to the creator of Latino Laughter, George Diaz, they'll be ending the month-long celebration with a "BANG," as people are being invited to turn out to see the wonder of LLEGAMOS! The event, featuring the likes of Victor Cruz, Ralph Fililon, Kenny Ortega, Edwin Vazquez, Cypress Nieves and Frankie Negron, plus George Diaz himself. will take place at: Broadway Comedy Club 318 W 53rd St, New York, NY 10019 757-2323 starting at 7pm.
topix.net | 14-Oct-2014 06:57
Enrique, Romeo or Marc: Who Will Win 2014 AMA for Favorite Latin Artist? Vote
Marc Anthony photographed by Douglas Friedman on Feb. 8 at Casa de Campo in La Romana, Dominica Republic. Grooming by Jami Harper.
topix.net | 14-Oct-2014 03:15
Two generations of Latin music-makers gather in Miami
For Larry Harlow, one of the pivotal figures of U.S. salsa, music is something made by people live on stage - pounding piano and congas, blasting trumpet and trombone. For DJs like Miami's Mr. Pauer or Los Angeles collective Moombahton Massive or New York's Que Bajo, music is made from a vast virtual universe of sounds accessed and released via computer.
topix.net | 12-Oct-2014 07:45
Experience a multitude of culture at the Maxima Hispanic Heritage Festival
For police officer Ray Croze events like the Hispanic Heritage Festival help make his job easier.
topix.net | 10-Oct-2014 18:50
Disney name for Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling's daughter
While Esmeralda is the name of the gypsy girl in the 1831 Victor Hugo novel The Hunchback Of Notre-Dame - and the subsequent Disney movie based on it - the pair also have picked Amada from fiction. It is the name of the character Eva played in the 2007 movie We Own The Night , and also means "beloved" in Spanish.
topix.net | 10-Oct-2014 03:20
Piloto Y Klimax sizzles on stage
The fourth and final international treat that has made up the Four Slices of Cuba Series at Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom over the last few months is also one of the most sophisticated pop bands in Cuban history. Giraldo Piloto and his band Klimax are some of the pioneers of the immensely popular Cuban music and dance craze, Timba, where the band blends local Cuban music with international influences such as jazz, rock and hip-hop.
topix.net | 09-Oct-2014 23:21
Oscar D'Leon and Willie Colon at the Conga Room
The world-famous Conga Room located at LA LIVE hosts a 5 week event series featuring Latin music's hottest tropical musical acts. Dubbed, "Latin Kings of Salsa," the series will feature musical performances by the genre's most iconic talent including, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, Luis Enrique, Oscar D'Leon and Willie Colon.
topix.net | 09-Oct-2014 04:23
'Tropical Night of Dominican Jazz' takes over New York City's SOB's
Singer Jose Alberto performs at the Unity Concert for 'Cover The Uninsured Week 2004' at the Michael Schimmel Center For The Arts at Pace University in New York City. He'll be on stage at SOBs on Wednesday, Oct. 8. SOB's is hosting "Tropical Night of Dominican Jazz," a 90-minute presentation featuring Alex Diaz y Son De Calle and Irka Mateo.
topix.net | 08-Oct-2014 20:40
On Fania Records And The Music That Made It Matter
Fifty years ago, New York City musician Johnny Pacheco and his lawyer friend Jerry Masucci started a small Latin music record label and delivered their first albums to record stores across the city - from the trunk of the musician's car. From these humble beginnings, Fania Records eventually became a global brand, spreading the sound of salsa from the dance clubs of New York to the rest of the world.
topix.net | 08-Oct-2014 13:01
Concert review: Marc Anthony at Amway Center
Marc Anthony performs at the Amway Center in Orlando on Sunday, October 5, 2014. Marc Anthony performs at the Amway Center in Orlando on Sunday, October 5, 2014.
topix.net | 06-Oct-2014 06:13
Salsa 'Prince' Luis Enrique Shines in L.A. Conga...
Luis Enrique 's performance at the Conga Room in Los Angeles as part of the Latin music series "Latin Kings of Salsa" heated up with every song and every step in an addictive, high-energy show. The Oct. 2 performance is part of a weekly showcase featuring some of the biggest names in the genre, from El Gran Combo to Oscar D'Leon , among others.
topix.net | 04-Oct-2014 03:41
Marc Anthony returns to Amway Center
It's a rite of passage in Orlando: The fall visit by salsa king Marc Anthony, who stops again on Sunday, Oct. 5 at Amway Center . That rhythm section: Anthony's big band - at least a dozen strong - is powered by one of the most expressive percussion ensembles around.
topix.net | 02-Oct-2014 20:46
Conga Room to Host Latin Kings of Salsa Series Kicking Off with El...
Latin music's most famous tropical musical acts for a Thursday-night Latin music series. Dubbed "Latin Kings of Salsa," the line-up will feature musical appearances by the genre's hottest and most iconic talent including El Gran Combo and Oscar , among others.
topix.net | 01-Oct-2014 03:03
5-time Grammy Award Winner and Salsa Legend Gilberto Santa Rosa...
Santa Rosa tells LatinTRENDS how he and fellow singer/song writer, Victor Manuelle found renewed spirit to honor their dear friend after his passing. Playing his newest role, Santa Rosa also talks to LatinTRENDS about his banner year as a remarried man and a grandfather.
topix.net | 27-Sep-2014 15:47
Salsa Celebrity Willie Colon Endorses Rob Astorino
The Republican gubernatorial candidate, still far behind Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the polls, picked up the endorsement of salsa musician and activist Willie ColA3n this morning. Mr. ColA3n, who endorsed moderate Democrat Bill Thompson in last year's mayoral race, said the "Latino vote is a joke" and urged his fellow countrymen to stop automatically backing Democrats.
topix.net | 26-Sep-2014 17:10
Latin Roots: Essential Latin Funk
Today on Latin Roots , World Cafe 's ongoing series highlighting different genres of Latin music, we have another installment in our Essentials series. This week, we unearth some crucial Latin funk by turning to Josh Norek, host of radio's The Latin Alternative , for his picks.
topix.net | 25-Sep-2014 22:07
Don't fear: Plenty of memorable shows on tap in October
A Day To Remember, a band with Central Florida roots, will perform Oct. 10 and 11 at Hard Rock Live in Orlando. A Day To Remember, a band with Central Florida roots, will perform Oct. 10 and 11 at Hard Rock Live in Orlando.
topix.net | 23-Sep-2014 23:44
Cuban Salsa Singer Split Between Island and US
In this Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 photo, salsa musician Manuel Gonzalez, poses for a photograph in Miami.
topix.net | 22-Sep-2014 20:37
Multi-GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY Award winning Marc Anthony at Allstate Arena
Two-time GRAMMY Award winning and four-time Latin GRAMMY Award winning singer/songwriter Marc Anthony brings his "Cambio de Piel" tour to Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL, on Saturday, September 20th, 2014, at 8:00pm. The tour takes its name from the second single from Marc Anthony 3.0 " Cambio de Piel " .
topix.net | 19-Sep-2014 07:29
Festival Latino will bring the beat downtown Saturday
The 19th annual Festival Latino of the Berkshires will take place Saturday, Sept. 20, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the First Congregational Church Park on Main Street, rain or shine.
topix.net | 17-Sep-2014 23:10
Celebrity birthdays: Marc Anthony turns 46
Happy birthday Marc Anthony ! As the Latino singer turns 46, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Marc, and you... This is what Marc Anthony, who is a Virgo , can be expecting today: Think back to some event in your past where things looked as if they could be going wrong; but which actually turned out to be OK. Your fear was false; yet remember how unnecessarily worried you were.
topix.net | 16-Sep-2014 09:30
Johnny Pacheco shares fond Fania memories
When Dominican bandleader Johnny Pacheco teamed with Italian-American lawyer Jerry Masucci to form Fania Records in the mid-1960s, little did he know the hard-driving salsa sound - and the legacy of the all-star band - he helped create would still be going strong 50 years later. With Fania set to be honored this summer at events around the city, Pacheco spoke to Viva about the history of this extraordinary band and seeing his dream come full circle.
topix.net | 13-Sep-2014 15:24
Britney Interview Round Up
Full extra interview! Brit says that she wants to collab with Iggy and Katy, and also talks about her boys and her next music project A special interview for all the Latinos out there! Britney says she can dance salsa and that she would pick Marc Anthony and JLo out of the latino artists to collaborate with! Finally check out the full ET interview where Brit discusses her break up and the tabloids and also states that her next project will be really "special and big"!
topix.net | 11-Sep-2014 13:50
George LaMond 25th Anniversary Concert
LIGHTNING RELEASES: NEW YORK Bronx native and legendary dance/pop and salsa singer, George LaMond , celebrates his 25th musical anniversary on October 24, 2014, at Resorts World Casino NYC, with a two-hour concert event. Backed by a 12-piece band, LaMond will share the experience of his musical journey from the Billboard Hot 100 chart mega-hit, "Bad of the Heart," to his #1 salsa smash, "Que Te Vas," and recent chart topping radio hit, "Don't Stop Believing," along with selections from his six plus album releases.
topix.net | 11-Sep-2014 09:40
How to Make Aguachile: The Chili-Spiked Mexican Ceviche
The ingredients you need for classic aguachile in the Sinaloa style: serrano or jalapeno chiles, red onion, lime juice, toastadas, water, avocado, cucumber, salt and pepper, and raw shrimp. [Photographs: Vicky Wasik unless otherwise noted] What is aguachile ? Before I answer that, we need some music.
topix.net | 11-Sep-2014 05:27
Ten Best Salsa Acts in the World, According to Melina Almodovar
Salsa is the sultry, hot, and heavy beat of life on the dance floor. It is the joy and the pain, the intimacy and lust, the freedom of spontaneous invention, and the emotional turmoil of love, loss, and all that's great in being human.
topix.net | 01-Sep-2014 22:39
Shop Kohl's Labor Day weekend sale through Saturday, August 30
Shop Kohl's Labor Day weekend sale through Saturday, August 30, for some of the best deals of the season on NFL player tops for men, LC Lauren Conrad and ELLE collection apparel for misses and jeans for the whole family.
topix.net | 29-Aug-2014 12:58
Exclusive: Marc Anthony and Other Salsa Legends Share Memories of Legendary Label Fania Records
In this oral history, salsa legends share their memories -- good and bad -- of the most important tropical music label of all time During the early 1960s, Johnny Pacheco was riding high on Cuban-based Latin music.
topix.net | 28-Aug-2014 22:17
8/30: 3 reasons to see Marc Anthony at Jobing.com Arena
That made him a star, but his versatility gave him longevity, as he later moved to both mainstream and Latin pop.
topix.net | 27-Aug-2014 22:05
Daily film recommendation: 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame'
In any another year, RKO Studio's epic adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel " The Hunchback of Notre Dame " would have been more memorable.
topix.net | 27-Aug-2014 06:50
Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey Presents Victor Manuelle
Saturday, October 11th 2014 8PM Tickets available at: www.ticketmaster.com or www.bergenpac.org or Box Office 227 1030 Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents Victor Manuelle, Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8PM.
topix.net | 23-Aug-2014 01:09
Salsa star Domingo Quinones headlines Festival de la Isla
Domingo QuiA ones used to stand in front of a mirror, singing and using a hairbrush as a microphone.
topix.net | 22-Aug-2014 11:49
Miami museum promotes exhibit with salsa contest
Miami's history museum is partnering with area dance schools to promote its latest exhibition, American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music.
topix.net | 20-Aug-2014 09:48
Geovanie Guzman, Jerry Rivera, and Jessica Cruz
According to Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney, around 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, the Springfield Narcotics Division and Street Crime Unit set up surveillance on 10 Chestnut Street after getting reports of drug activity in the area.
topix.net | 14-Aug-2014 06:28
NJPAC Sounds of the City showcases Latin Jazz Legend Eddie Palmieri
This year NJPAC brought a phenomenal performer to the "Sounds of the City" weekly series.
topix.net | 14-Aug-2014 00:19
Justin Bieber to take anger-management course as part of Miami careless-driving plea deal
Lourdes Castroverde swam for Delta Swim Team and the USA Masters after moving from Cuba in 1955.
topix.net | 13-Aug-2014 04:31
Festival de la Isla set for Aug. 23
Celebrating its 13th year, Festival de la Isla will be Aug. 23 under the towering shade trees in Pena Adobe Park, just off Interstate 80, in Vacaville.
topix.net | 12-Aug-2014 05:18
Salsa Icon Willie Colon
Bronx-born Salsa icon Willie Colon , singer, trombonist, composer, producer, actor and director, talks about his career in music and his work as a civil rights, community, political and health activist.
topix.net | 12-Aug-2014 00:09
Latino Festival aimed at building bridges
After marching for almost two hours, a parade made up of a Salvadorian band, the city's Latino Kings and Queens, women and men in traditional dress and others walked into Hazelwood Park, handing each other water bottles with smiles on their faces.
topix.net | 11-Aug-2014 04:30
Look for the gigantic woman at Nicaraguan festival in Kenner today
The 14th annual El Tope de Santo Domingo will be held today from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Heritage Park, 415 Williams Blvd. in Rivertown.
topix.net | 09-Aug-2014 15:54
Continuo Arts Partners with Papermill Playhouse to Present 'The...
Selected members of Continuo Arts Symphonic Chorus will be featured as the on-stage choir in the musical's United States premiere from March 4 April 5, 2015, at the Millburn Theater.
topix.net | 08-Aug-2014 16:06
Worcester's Latin American Festival spotlights local talent
Guitarist Roberto Rios accompanies Edmy Ortiz and Faustino Rios as they demonstrate a flamenco dance on Worcester Common recently.
topix.net | 07-Aug-2014 11:37
Pizarro: San Jose Jazz celebrates 25 years of summer festivals
San Jose Jazz Summer Fest has a dizzying lineup of musicians playing on a dozen stages in downtown San Jose this weekend, a group that includes Jimmy Bosch, the Gypsy All Stars, Andre Thierry, Catherine Russell and Akira Tana.
topix.net | 07-Aug-2014 02:08
Pacific Mambo Orchestra plays this year's San Jose Jazz Summer Fest.
I first learned about mambo as a kid when my father relayed a famous story about Perez Prado getting banned from Mexico for wanting to turn the country's national anthem into a mambo tune.
topix.net | 06-Aug-2014 22:02