Joe Cuba

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    January 19, 2012

    Jimmy Castor, R.I.P.

    Jimmy Castor was a smart aleck; a wise guy; a clean shit-talker with so much joie de vivre you had to laugh even when his truth-telling smacked you upside the head. So when he died this past Martin Luther King Jr. Day at 71 near his home outside of Las Vegas, far away from the streets of Harlem he o ... More >>

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    July 11, 2011

    Live: The Boogaloo! Party Keeps It Moving At Nublu

    ​Boogaloo! with Spanglish Fly, DJ Turmix Nublu Friday, July 8 Better than: Paying twice as much to watch the same crowd drink and not dance. It could have been a disaster—subway service to Loisaida was screwed up (again), it was raining, one of the club's turntables was on the fritz, ... More >>

  • Music

    April 20, 2010

    West Side Latino Records, Reborn

    The Wax Poetics crew helps unearth another trove of classic NYC salsa and Latin soul

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    December 29, 2009

    R.I.P. 2009's Jazz Notables

    Musicians who passed away during the last 12 months

  • NYC Life

    August 8, 2006

    Freeze Frame on a Bad Cop

    Still stuck in prison for three decades: the once famous, now forgotten, Bill Phillips

  • Music

    March 8, 2005

    DJ Kicks

    Nine sane and rewarding life choices we promise you will not get punished by God for

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    August 27, 2002
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    August 29, 2000