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Stones’ HAVANA MOON IN CINEMAS FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY

The Rolling Stones Live in Cuba will be premiered on cinema screens across the globe for one night only

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Stones’ HAVANA MOON IN CINEMAS FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY

The Rolling Stones Live in Cuba will be premiered on cinema screens across the globe for one night only Read more

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Innovative Music Event in Santiago de Cuba on May 4-6

Cuban folk music and international electronics meet in Santiago de Cuba for a three-day event at the Teatro Heredia on May 4-6.... Read more


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Not a dream: The Rolling Stones – the view from Havana

The mythical rock band The Rolling Stones confirmed their presentation for the Cuban public next May 25th. The free concert will take... Read more

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Cuban Satisfaction! THE ROLLING STONES ANNOUNCE FREE CONCERT IN Havana!

The Rolling Stones will perform a groundbreaking concert in Havana, Cuba on Friday March 25, 2016.  The free concert will take place... Read more


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Catching up with The Dead Daisies following their Cuban invasion

The Dead Daisies are a U.S. based hard rock band made up of performers from Guns N’ Roses (Richard Fortus), Thin Lizzy... Read more

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US Rockers Dead Daisies to conquer Cuba next week

The trip is the first for an international rock band since U.S. President Obama loosened travel and trade rules for the country. Read more


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The Dead Daisies Rock Havana

Yesterday the U.S. based rock band The Dead Daisies kicked off their one-week tour in Cuba with a press conference and acoustic... Read more

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Havana Jazz Plaza Holds 30th Festival

For five days, from December 17-21, Havana’s street noises will mingle with the melodies of a number of foreign and local artists. Read more


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Manolito Simonet – still loco por mi Habana (Crazy for my Havana)

He learned percussion in the streets of his native Camagüey even though almost all of his family came from Santiago de Cuba Read more

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On Luis Carbonell’s 90th anniversary

Luis Carbonell has become an essential figure in Cuban culture. Read more


Nesty & Howie – Cuban stars on the rise

Nesty & Howie is a break-out Cuban band featuring the duo of Ernesto Brito Muñoz (Nesty), and Howard Jesus Ramos Urbay (Howie... Read more

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Edesio Alejandro’s 30 years in the spotlight

Like practically everybody who has lived in Cuba for the past 30 years, I know of Edesio Alejandro by his performances on... Read more


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On the road in Cuba with Solidarity Rock

This year a group of enthused Canadians went to Cuba for the first tour across Cuba by a Cuban rock band, a... Read more

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If 2011 belonged to anyone in the alternative rock fusion scene in Cuba it was to Qva Libre. This wildly energetic and... Read more


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All Jazzed up: The Havana International Jazz Festival

Havana is music. From first thing in the morning till last thing at night it pours out of houses, bars and cafes,... Read more