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Mrs. Maizani and an outrage of Cuban past

Havana, Cuba. – Azucena Maizani was an Argentinean singer and songwriter, born in Buenos Aires in 1902. She is unquestionably one of the first women that sang tango. She sang in the radio, theater and movies and enjoyed great popularity. She was known as “La Ñata Gaucha”, nicknamed by the famous Libertad Lamarque. Azucena Maizani, cantante y compositora argentina In a nutshell, she was... 

Maridalia: Very glad and pleased with Cuban public

Havana, Cuba. – The II Meeting of Popular Voices was successfully closed in Havana with Dominican singer Maridalia Hernandez’s inspiring concert of boleros, ballads and meringues. It was the first time she participated in this cultural event that convenes singers and songwriters from Cuba, Latin America and other regions of the world. Maridalia Hernández, cantante dominicana. Foto tomada de Internet After... 

The Supreme Court of Art

Havana, Cuba. – This radio show became a true audience phenomenon in the 1930’s radio. It stood only second to another one, whose leading character, Chan Li Po, caused true furor in the population. It is impossible to speak of radio history in Cuba without mentioning both. Much has been written about “The Supreme Court of Art.” I have read plenty of information and hundreds of anecdotes... 

Tesis de Menta, betting on authentically Cuban rock

Havana, Cuba. – Tesis de Menta is a rock band that stands out in our island for its originality and style. Beyond its suggestive name, this band bets on the combination of rock with jazz and Cuban percussion. Such elements will make of “Luz”, its latest, unreleased phonogram, an ambitious and singular product for its fans. Roberto Perdomo, director de Tesis de Menta asume los roles de voz...