Why Wait…Willie Colon, LATIN EXPLOSION, Friday, 7-9am
Written by Juan Montenegro on Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Why wait…. WILLIE COLON on Latin Explosion! Salsa musician and social activist. Trombonist, singer, writer, producer and actor! Involved in the politics of New York City.
We go back to the beginning with Hector Lavoe, then with Ruben Blades, the SIEMBRA album and others like the ones here.
Plus, the “CHEF” movie soundtrack, Charanga 76, trumpet player Chocolate Armenteros, band leader Johnny Colon, and more.
20th Century Salsa, Latin Jazz and Afro-Cuban! Friday February 10! 7-9 AM Eastern. On wslr.org and on Pacifica’s WSLR 96.5FM Sarasota. Stream this one until February 23 at archive.wslr.org
Harvey Averne, consultant, Claire Montenegro, producer, Juan Montenegro, host. 90.1 FM KPFT Houston WSLR 96.5 Community Radio