20 Apr '15, 7pm

#MusicMonday #MM listen to music from @RicoPabonMusic #salsa #hiphopinternational #PuertoRico #oakland

#MusicMonday #MM listen to music from @RicoPabonMusic #salsa #hiphopinternational #PuertoRico #oakland

Rico Pabón’s fourth album, “Todo lo que soy” lives up to its name and stands as a genuine reflection of the musicians’ story and community. A child of New York and the Bay Area, his most recent work is an eclectic piece painted with a variety of colors and flavors that represent Pabón’s experiences growing up—his culture, political ideas and musical tastes. He shows us the full palette of influences that have made him who he is—something that many of us can relate to. The album begins with a tribute to Puerto Rico. “Que Sabroso” mixes Afro-Caribbean elements with a raw electro-hip-hop beat. The live instrumentation gives a descarga feel to the track and exposes his rich sense of pride. In the song he speaks to all people of Puerto Rican descent. Acknowledging those who were born there, those who were born in the United States and to anyone who identifies with the culture, ...

Full article: http://ricopabon.bandcamp.com/album/todo-lo-que-soy-all-t...

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