Happy Birthday Beny Moré! LATIN EXPLOSION 8/21/20 Friday, 7-9am
Written by Juan Montenegro on Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Beny Moré was one of the greatest singers to come out of Cuba, and his name evokes overwhelming nostalgia. In honor of Beny Moré’s birthday on August 24 The Interview this Friday is with John Radanovich, author of “Wildman of Rhythm, The Life & Music of Beny Moré” (2009). Moré became an icon of Cuban music but he died tragically at 44. John Radanovich has written for the New Orleans Times-Picayune, DownBeat, Jazziz, and Offbeat.
The music of Beny Moré plus singer Freddy, pianist Frank Emilio and much more on LATIN EXPLOSION, Friday, 7-9am, WSLR 96.5 FM Sarasota, listen live at http://wslr.org/wslr-popup-player/ or if you miss the show, you can always listen to it by typing WSLR LATIN EXPLOSION in your search window.
“Se Me Cayó El Tabaco!”