Wednesday 31 May 2017

Jack Costanzo (Mr.Bongo) - Viva Tirado featuring Gerri Woo -1971 US

Hi Again!!!
Jack Costanzo (born September 24, 1919, Chicago, Illinois) is an American percussionist.A composer, conductor and drummer, Costanzo is best known as a bongo player, and is nicknamed "Mr. Bongo". He visited Havana three times in the 1940s and learned to play Afro-Cuban rhythms on the bongos and congas.(wiki)
"Viva Tirado" released by GNP Crescendo (GNPS -2057) in 1971.On this great latin-soul album together with Jack Costanzo is Gerri Woo on vocals. I chose "Viva Tirado", "Evil Ways" and "Chicken And Rice". Enjoy!!!

-by dj fanis: here

Thursday 18 May 2017