With the death of punta-rock star Andy Palacio in 2008, Belize's Garifuna people lost their most compelling cultural spokesman. Six years later, the mellow, percussive Caribbean hybrid sound reemerges on two new albums and a post-Palacio ensemble reconfiguration. Canadian indie rocker Danny Michel, who discovered Belize's punta and paranda rhythms during a winter Central America sojourn, will at some point tonight front the... More >>>