Tag archive for ‘Salsa’
By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

The Poetry of Franchesca Guzman: Borinquen In Me

Artwork by Franchesca Guzman © 2007 Borinquen in me Franchesca Guzman 1998 Dedicated to: Juan, Miguel, Milagros, Olga, y Manuel Borinquen, a name soothing and comforting like a mothers touch to her ill child. More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, January 4th, 2014

Certified Sofrito: Piel Canela International Dance Company

Since 1997, I have have promoted many artists, organization, websites, collectives, non profits and websites… and now with the emergence of even more Latinos producing new cultural talent than ever before, I thought More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, November 10th, 2013


SEX, LOVE & SALSA ‘THEATRICAL RELEASE’ Opens on Thursday, November 14, 9pm Runs through  Nov. 20th Indie Screen 289 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211 Website Tickets: (Adrian More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, August 8th, 2013

CLASICOS LIVE! It’s not a Musical, It’s a DaNcEsIcaL is back in NYC!

Limited Shows August 9th thru 18th at The New Theatre in NYC! Trust me you do not want to miss this!  A musical is defined as a play or movie in which singing and dancing play an essential part. Now according to More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, March 11th, 2013

Capicu Cultural Showcase Celebrates 6th Anniversary w/ All Star Lineup

Mi gente! We are born of the many elements of New York City. In the 60’s and 70’s, Salsa was made here, Hip Hop was made here, Nuyorican Movement was made here, and in the millennium, all of these social More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, January 13th, 2013

Mapo Music: Free Salsa Classic Mix Tape

Tonight I am remembering Mami’s cleaning ritual. Sunday Morning right after her cafecito, she would open the doors, pull the shades open and open every window in the house, break out the bottle of Mistolin More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Small Business On A Mission: SPIT-NIMAGE

Anybody who knows me, knows that I am just as much Hip Hop as I am Salsa and Merengue. With that said…I recently I have been paying attention to a few business ventures trying to get funding via the Mission: More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

McDonald’s Throws a Party For 12,000 Salseros!

22nd Annual “Tropical Nights at the Seaport” South Street Seaport June 7, 2012 McDonald’s® kicked-off the National Puerto Rican Day Parade weekend festivities on Thursday, June 7, at the 22nd Annual More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Latin Music Lovers: Rediscover And Listen To The Classics For F.R.E.E on Spotify

Image via Wikipedia Love Music? Latin Music? All Kinds Of Music? Ever wish that you can build an incredible library of the music you listened to “back in the day”. So this was the case with me about More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

Is This Song A Potential Hit Or Your New Favorite Zumba Workout Song?

Gloria Estefan has just released a new album called Little Miss Havana and the buzz is on! Her very 1st track off the Pharrel produced album is WEPA!  It is a Merengue infused Carnaval kinda song that is More...