Posted on August 25, 2009

RETURNING THIS WEEK: Saturday, August 29th!

This week, Radio Cuba Canta presents a special broadcast tribute commemorating the 90th Birthday of “El Barbaro del Ritmo”, Benny More. Featuring vintage and rare recordings of El Beny, including live and studio dates with Trio Matamoros, Conjunto Humberto Cane, Mariano Merceron, Rafael dePaz, Orquesta de Arturo Nunez, Chucho Rodriquez, Ernesto Duarte, and Benny’s own Orquesta Gigante; and many more.

Produced and hosted by Emiliano Echeverria
Associate producer & broadcast operator: Clay “C’Ton” Leander
Community Calendar produced by Ron Flores

You can also join our La Raza Chronicles’ Facebook group page. We also have available our more recent programs listed below for your listening pleasure – in case you missed them. Just Click below …and enjoy!

La Raza Chronicles: May 5, 2009
Interview with attorney Bill Martinez on the State Department’s blocking of Cuban singer Silvio Rodriguez from performing with Pete Seeger in concert; Chesa Boudin discusses his new book “Gringo” and his travels in Latin America; excerpts from the works of Uruguayan author Eduardo Galeano whose book Hugo Chavez gifted to President Obama.

Mp3 / iTunes podcast:
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, May 5, 2009

La Raza Chronicles: April 28, 2009
Report on Summit of the Americas conference and Cuba policy with Paulo Gusmao of the Latin American Working Group; Poet/Community Organizer Arnoldo Garcia discusses Immigration; May Day and Cinco de Mayo from the Streets of Aztlan; and Evelyn Orantes and Dr. Carlos Muñoz about The African Presence in Mexico at the Oakland Museum of California. Mixed together and spiced just the way you like it with musica.

Mp3 / iTunes podcast:
La Raza Chronicles – April 28, 2009

La Raza Chronicles: April 21, 2009
Jeff Connant of Food and Water Watch discusses his new book, “A Community Guide to Environmental Health“; “El InformaticoDaniel del Solar discusses Spanish language TV station, Telesur; Streets of Aztlan brings historic voices and excerpts from Cesar Chavez’ funeral including excerpts of Corky Gonzalez’ and Dolores Huerta‘s eulogies.

Mp3 / iTunes podcast:
La Raza Chronicles – April 21, 2009

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