Sunday, July 1, 2012

Island Pleasures

Frank Tuma releases another splendid instrumental World/Latin CD, "Island Pleasures," that is overflowing with warm and inviting melodies. Tuma has an inspiring talent of creating fresh and original songs that make you feel as if you are on a tropical island dancing to the grooves of upbeat and melodic melodies. The song, "My Hawaiian Flower," makes you want to kick back and soak up the energy of warm sun while sipping on a cool tropical drink. Another song, "The Way You Move," is electrifying as it moves with an alluring sensation and will surely have you dancing in no time. "I'm Happy When I Samba," has a cheerful ambiance as it is richly textured with dynamic instrumentation. If you are looking for some fun tropical flavored songs then you will take delight when hearing the delicious songs on the terrific album, "Island Pleasures."

Sunday, August 28, 2011

"Que Sera" by Mario M. (El Rockero) (Latin Artist from New York)

Mario M. (El Rockero) releases a beautiful Latin/Pop single, "Que sera." This wonderful single is from Mario's upcoming 3rd album, "El Camino Espiritual." Even though the lyrics are not sung in English, one can feel the passion and soul that Mario shares with his listeners. His thought provoking lyrics are about love and loss and are sung with a captivating style. The instrumentation is soft and soothing and complements the mellow voice of Mario. You will hear gentle piano, soft drums, and a laid back bass which are embraced by sweet strings that cascades around this reflective melody. Fans of Latin/Pop music will surely enjoy the charming single, "Que sera."

-Diane and the Reviewer Team
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Monday, July 4, 2011

"Island Beats" by Frank Tuma (Latin Artist from Florida)

You will be dancing to the beats as you listen to the marvelous Latin/Salsa music on the fantastic CD, "Island Beats," by talented musician Frank Tuma. Tuma has created a well crafted collection of rhythmic instrumental songs that makes one feel as if they are enjoying a warm summer day on a tropical island. Opening up the CD, "Cuban Salsa," will get your body moving with lively syncopated beats that float around the energetic melody. "I'll Find You Again," has a crisp piano that plays the melody with a vibrant flair. You will get a wonderful taste of Latin Jazz on the song, "Salsa With My Jazz," as this song sparkles with bouncy energy. If you are searching for fun and upbeat Latin/Salsa music to liven up a party, then pop in the excellent album, "Island Beats," as you will be up and dancing in no time.

-Diane and the Reviewer Team
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Wednesday, September 29, 2010

"Ama a Dios" by Danyan (Spiritual Artist from Arkansas)

Your spirits will be lifted as you listen to the beautiful Spiritual songs on the wonderful CD, "Ama a Dios," by Danyan. This entire album is sung in the Spanish language with melodies that carry an easy listening Pop style and Latin flavor. The thought provoking vocals are delicate and carry messages of devout emotions. You'll be charmed by the bright and lovely beat on the song, "Padre, Quiero Estar En Tu Presencia," as the sweet and soothing vocals gently sing a caring melody. Another song, "Enseñame Señor," is bold in spirit as the soft synth strings surround the angelic vocals. The smooth flowing syncopated rhythm on, "Caminare," adds a softhearted touch to this song while the sounds and textures of the encouraging vocals and instruments are really motivating. If you're looking to hear lovely Spiritual songs that are truly inspiring, then the album, "Ama a Dios," is just what you want.

-Diane and the Reviewer Team
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Thursday, August 26, 2010

"Mi Camino" by Janeen Puente Orchestra (Latin Artist from Los Angeles, CA)

Talented vocalist, Janeen Puente, and her marvelous Salsa album, "Mi Camino," with have you dancing the night away in no time. As you listen to this album you will hear brilliant bright sounding horns, astounding and dazzling percussion, crisp piano, and Puente's voice which is strong and polished. Puente, who has roots not only in Puerto Rican but in American as well, takes her origins and creates an album that is an ideal Salsa collection. Heading up the album, "Coquetona," is vibrant and energetic as the syncopated beats will whisk you off your feet. The Pop hit, "I Still Believe," is colorful as the lyrics (sung in English and Spanish) cascade around the bright and lively tempo. Puente projects powerful expression on the song, "Fever," and you will feel the hue of energy and rhythmic grooves this song has to offer. Discover the delicious Salsa music on the outstanding album, "Mi Camino," and you'll find you won't be able to stop tapping your feet.

-Diane and the Reviewer Team
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Thursday, July 1, 2010

"Here With You" by Annie Kozuch (Jazz Artist from New York City, NY)

The fabulous singer, Annie Kozuch, will delight you with her debut album, "Here With You," comprised of exquisite Jazz/Bossa Nova songs. Right from the first track Kozuch voice is heard with a smooth and silky style and a vibrant energy that shimmers throughout this entire CD. Her vocal talents also include singing not only in English but in Spanish and Portuguese as well. The outstanding musicians that lend their talents to this CD are tight and solid as they complement Kozuch stunning vocals. The jazzy feel on the song, "I Love Being Here With You," is first rate as the piano, bass, and drums cascade around the charming vocals. Another song, "Corcovado-Quiet Nights," is Bossa Nova at its best as the rhythmic beat dances to the melodic lyrics. The vibrant and fun song, "You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me," has tight beats, entertaining lyrics, and vocals to match this upbeat song. The wonderful album, "Here With You," will surely please your palette for smooth Jazz/Bossa Nova music.

-Diane and the Reviewer Team
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Saturday, June 26, 2010

"Me Esta Gustando/ I'm Liking It" by FIESTA Orchestra (Latin Artist from Miami, FL)

The fabulous album, "Me Esta Gustando / I'm Liking It," by the outstanding group Fiesta Orchestra, is sheer Salsa entertainment. This album is overflowing with superb songs of vibrant and energetic beats and lyrics sung in both Spanish and English. Right from the first track, "Siempre Así" you will feel the hue of energy from the bright and brilliant horn riffs, percussive drums, and strong and solid vocals. The rendition of the classic standard, "Breaking Up Is Hard To Do," is spectacular as the syncopated rhythm gives a pulsating beat to the splendid vocals. The song, "Street Life (vocal version)," is sharp flowing with the intense precision of the instruments as they swirl around the melodic vocals. If you're a fan of Salsa music, then you won't want to miss the chance to listen to the excellent and well performed songs on the CD, "Me Esta Gustando / I'm Liking It."

-Diane and the Reviewer Team
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