12 Feb '14, 12pm

We have some copies of the recent Orquesta Narvaez CD in the office. If you fancy winning a copy, please message...

We have some copies of the recent Orquesta Narvaez CD in the office. If you fancy winning a copy, please message...

Orquesta Narvaez 65th Infanteria CD (Grymes Hill/El Duque 300500), Released 2013; Editor's Pick: The return of Orquesta Narvaez! Trombonist Dewell Narvaez and his band typified the rootsy urban trombone-based salsa of the '70s. Their 1975 breakout album "Reincarnation" (Tico 1402) turned out to be their only release, but it has become somewhat of a treasured item among salsa collectors. So, it is with great anticipation that Mr. Narvaez has not only reimerged, but has assembled a core group of musicians and singers that can actually do justice to the classic salsa sound. Milton Cardona is on congas, and José Mangual Jr. plays bongó (and sings coro) on this album. Classic salsa doesn't get more authentic than that. Narvaez is joined by trombonist Reynaldo Jorge, timbalero David Lugo, pianist Victor Santos, and bassist Adalberto Ibarra. Then you have the singers: Julio Salga...

Full article: http://www.descarga.com/cgi-bin/db/25284.10

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