| Apr 9, 2012
| 8:07 AM
One festival ends, another begins and another keeps on blooming this week at Orlando theme parks.
+ On Saturday, Viva La Musica returns to SeaWorld Orlando. The festival, which runs for four consecutive Saturdays, spotlights Latin culture, cuisine and...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:32 PM
It has been three years since Olga Tañon's last concert in South Florida, when she played the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood.
Back then, it had been a short while since the Puerto Rican singer performed at Colombian rocker Juanes' Concert for Peace in...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 12:58 AM
MEXICALI — Friends and families of all ages flock by the thousands every year to Mexicali’s Fiestas del Sol city fair where bright carnival lights, rich aromas and lively music fill the air.
More than 36,000 people attended opening weekend of...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:14 AM
Eddie Palmieri is a bundle of intensity, whether playing his music or talking about it. His volcanic piano style is matched by his rapid-fire speech. When the man who has been called El Rompeteclas (the Keyboard Destroyer) and El Molestoso (the Angry One)...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:57 AM
A conga isn't the first instrument that comes to mind when describing the Zac Brown Band.
The freewheeling Southern-flavored country act, which stops on Saturday at the Amway Center, is more about twangy guitars and the down-home lyrics of such signature...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 6:38 AM
PONCE, Puerto Rico - There was a time, not that long ago, when visitors to Puerto Rico's second-largest city were cautioned not to stray from the central plaza after dark. Many of Ponce's ornate 19th-century buildings were vacant and falling to pieces,...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Mon., Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m. Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. (203) 259-1036, fairfieldtheatre.org. $40
David Johansen is a connoisseur of fine music.
"I like listening to this guy Armando Garzon a lot,"...
| May 14, 2012
| 3:10 PM
At some schools, students recognize Mother’s Day with paper maché and handmade cards. At Franklin Elementary, Glendale Unified’s foreign languages magnet, they serenade their mothers with tunes from Spanish-language headliners Ozomatli and...
| Nov 2, 2012
Sunday, Nov. 4
'Rent' Silhouette Stages presents Jonathan Larson's Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning musical/rock opera at 3 p.m. at Slayton House Theater, 10400 Cross Fox Lane in Columbia. Tickets are $18; $15 for seniors, students, and military....
| Aug 22, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Bob DeSena didn't grow up in a family where Latin jazz was a common presence on the stereo. Instead, it was an instrument that got him hooked to its sound.
The bandleader, whose combo will perform this weekend in Huntington Beach, discovered his...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:40 AM
You would never guess the economy is still struggling, given the quantity, quality and diversity of classical music events being offered in the Chicago area between now and the end of the year. Following are 10 major classical events you won't want to...