Pucho and the Latin Soul Brothers
November 13, 2010
Pucho and the Latin Soul Brothers in concert at the Vermont Jazz Center Saturday November 13, 2010 8 pm Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222 Brattleboro VT 05301 Pucho and the Latin Soul Brothers are an 8-piece band with a history linked directly to the mid-60s roots of Latin Boogaloo. Boogaloo is a marriage of many styles, it mixes Cuban son montuno and mambo with American R&B, soul and hardbop. The leader, playing Cuban timbales, is Henry “Pucho” Brown, an African American drummer who fell in love with Latin music as an adolescent while growing up in Harlem. "All about Jazz" calls their music a groove-oriented mixture of hard bop, Afro-Cuban salsa and R&B.” There will be room for dancing! $20 general, $15 student Ticket available at door, online via www.vtjazz.org, In the Moment records, 143 Main St Brattleboro, & reserved by phone (802) 254 9088 Please call ahead to facilitate handicap access.