Contemporary work from Johnny Ray – aka Johnny Zamot – a set of salsa-heavy tunes that also aims to cross over nicely – thanks to its choice of popular tunes, and its slight use of electric instrumentation! Johnny's group here salsifies a batch of numbers from the 70s and 80s ... (Latin) read moreCD
Johnny Ray & Salsa Con Clase —
Mascarada 2 ... CD JZ Productions, Early 2000s. New Copy ....
Plenty of salsa with class from the great Johnny Ray – an old-school percussionist, but one who really knows how to hold a groove! The album's a sweet indie effort from the east coast scene – one that shows that a jazzy vibe's still alive and well in New York – especially when ... (Latin) read moreCD
Two great slices of work from Johnny Ray – one a salsa set from the 70s, the other a batch of boogaloo tunes from the 60s! The first 5 tracks here are from a studio set directed by Charlie Palmieri, and done in the best New York salsa mode of the time – with vocals from Yayo El Indio ... (Latin) read moreCD
Great 70s work from the legendary Johnny Zamot – a set recorded around the same time as his monstrous album for Salsoul – with a similar salsa-heavy groove! The vibe here is nicely old school – lots of heavy percussion in the rhythms – including conga and guiero from Johnny ... (Latin) read moreCD
A cooker of a boogaloo album from the legendary Johnny Zamot – quite possibly even better than his classic sets recorded for Decca in the 60s! The sound here is totally great – a non-stop Latin Soul party through and through – filled with romping rhythms, jazzy instrumentation, ... (Latin) read moreCD