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Encanto Tropical 17 (WSR)

Episode 17 is available for replay -- see below for the link (2hrs 11mins, 21 tracks).


Encanto Tropical 17 (World Salsa Radio - DJ Angel Figueroa) with guest Bongohead

The guest is DJ Bongohead, whose roles in the Latin music industry go way beyond just deejaying. He is a very knowledgeable writer, curator, researcher and record label co-owner. See the pre-show post for Bongohead's introduction on Encanto Tropical.


Show Highlights:
  • Introductory salsa session: ~15:29 featuring 3 tracks by El Super Combo Los Diamantes, Julian Y Su Combo, and Estrellas de Chocolate.

  • Spotlight 1 (New salsa releases): 15:30~ featuring CSAN-II, Donny Reyes Feat. La Maxima 79, and Pablo Perez "El Alcalde de La Salsa"

  • Guest Showcase: Interview with Bongohead, Part 1: 30:38~ featuring Chapuseaux Y Damirón and Conjunto Siglo 21

  • Spotlight 2 (Latin music by Japanese artists) 51:19~ featuring Orquesta del Sol, Sayaka Y Su Palma Habanera. and Aya Nakano & Central

  • Guest Showcase: Interview with Bongohead, Part 2: 1:07:01~ featuring Bio Ritmo, Orquesta El Macabeo

  • Guest Showcase: Interview with Bongohead, Part 3: 1:25:19~ featuring Ola Fresca

  • Spotlight 3 (Covers of Cuban music): 1:34:44~ featuring Abraham Rodriguez Jr, La Maxima 79, and Rafael "Pollo" Brito and Edwin Pulgar.

  • Spotlight 4 (Guest showcase - song selection): 1:52:29~ featuring Frankie Figueroa, Joe Acosta, and Los Dementes

  • Concluding track: 2:06:50~ featuring Chano Pozo


Encanto Tropical 17 (World Salsa Radio - DJ Angel Figueroa) with guest Bongohead
Encanto Tropical 17 with guest Bongohead
Encanto Tropical 17 (World Salsa Radio) with guest Bongohead
Some of the music on Encanto Tropical 17

 

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