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Latin Roots: New Cuban Music

Jun 30, 2016

Reporter Catalina Maria Johnson of Chicago's Beat Latino recently returned from Cuba very excited about some new music. She traveled all the way across the island, from Havana to Santiago de Cuba, for the Manana festival, which is dedicated to combining traditional music with electronics. Johnson brought back some great examples of that blend in songs by DJ Jig├╝e and La Dame Blanche. Check out more in our Spotify playlist.

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