28 Jul '13, 7pm
Lebron Brothers La Ley
Lebron Brothers La Ley CD (Cotique 1103), Released 1980; Re-Issued 2008 Produced by Angel & Jose Lebron Arranged by Angel & Jose Lebron Editor's Pick: New old stock found! Though this recording is not an essential Lebron Bros. album, it is nonetheless a refreshing, and even challenging, departure from their earlier patented sound and is well worth investigating because it is so different. Whereas the original Lebron mix was boogaloo and raw proto-salsa that featured a prominent sax section and a bare-bones approach, La Ley is a completely different animal. The sound is at once smoother and more crowded, even jumbled in places. There is now a progressively arranged string section, some flute (uncredited) and trombone, and even clarinet. Who ever though the brothers would be sounding like a charanga? The songs are all original as usual, and feature some really interesting an...