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Various - Si, Para Usted: The Funky Beats of Revolutionary Cuba Volume 2



Si Para Usted Vol 2
Various - Si, Para Usted: The Funky Beats of Revolutionary Cuba Volume 2
(CD) Waxing Deep WAX003, 2009-07

Si, Para Usted: The Funky Beats of Revolutionary Cuba Volume 2 takes up where the first volume left off with another a fully-licensed compilation of Cuban funk, jazz, psych, son, and soul from the last four decades. All the tracks are remastered from the original tapes. Highlights include the deep funk of Safari Salvaje by Los Rápidos, a mesmerising funk workout from an obscure band that in the 70s won the Cuban equivalent of American Idol; Al Sonar la Hora, a funk-rock classic from Los Barba who, despite being one of Cuba's most popular bands ever, never recorded a single LP; and Vanguardia y Juventud by Sonopop, absurdly unlikely party music from teenaged members of the Communist Youth Militia.

Si Para Usted Vol 2
Various - Si, Para Usted: The Funky Beats of Revolutionary Cuba Volume 2
(CD) Waxing Deep WAX003, 2009-07

Tracklisting :
01. Los Brito - El 4-5-6
02. Los Caneyes - Suspirando por el Chikichaka
03. Los Rápidos - Safari Salvaje
04. Orquesta Cubana de Música Moderna - Vehicle
05. Grupo Monumental - Tremendo Tremendo
06. Juan Pablo Torres - Y Aparecío el Trombón
07. Los Brito - Cuando Llego a mi Casa
08. Combo Los Caribe - Andalucía
09. Sonopop - Vanguardia y Juventud
10. Grupo FA5 - El Siglo de la Libertad
11. Los Llamas - Siboney
12. Los Barba - El Cristal
13. Los Barba - Al Sonar la Hora
14. Mirtha Y Raúl - El Sueño de Andria
15. Hilario Durán - El Son de Victoria
16. Los Papines - Para Qué Niegas

Links :
waxingdeep.org
soulstrut.com

Press Release :
Si, Para Usted: The Funky Beats of Revolutionary Cuba Volume 2 takes up where the first volume left off with another a fully-licensed compilation of Cuban funk, jazz, psych, son, and soul from the last four decades. All the tracks are remastered from the original tapes. Highlights include the deep funk of Safari Salvaje by Los Rápidos, a mesmerising funk workout from an obscure band that in the 70s won the Cuban equivalent of American Idol; Al Sonar la Hora, a funk-rock classic from Los Barba who, despite being one of Cuba's most popular bands ever, never recorded a single LP; and Vanguardia y Juventud by Sonopop, absurdly unlikely party music from teenaged members of the Communist Youth Militia.
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