By Don Heckman I’ve said it before, and I’ll probably say it again. One of the really intriguing aspects of reviewing music is the occasional (and usually rare) opportunity to hear a talented new artist. Which is exactly what happened Monday night at Vitello’s with the performance by 26 year old singer/songwriter/guitarist Jesse Herrera. Albuquerque-born,… Read More Live Music: Jesse Herrera at Vitello’s
By Fernando Gonzalez Singer Enrique Morente, arguably the leading voice in flamenco, died today (Monday Dec. 13) at a private hospital in Madrid. He had been in an induced coma since December 6, after undergoing surgery for stomach cancer. Morente would have been 68 on December 25. A cantaor (singer) with impeccable traditional credentials, Morente… Read More An Appreciation: Enrique Morente
“I’d like to get something together — like a Handel, Bach, Muddy Waters, Flamenco type of thing…If I could get that sound, I’d be happy” Jimi Hendrix To read other Quotations of the Week click here.