10 Jan 2024

Latin Boogaloo with DJ Dubhead

From On the Air - Mā runga iarere, 1:05 pm on 10 January 2024

Dj Dubhead joins Kara and Mark for a look at the rise of Latin Boogaloo in 60s. Originating in New York among local Cubans and Puerto Rican communities, the music drew on elements from rock & roll, rhythm & blues, soul & jazz combining with the popular Latin movements of mambo and 'son montuno'.