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Saint Latin's Day Massacre

LP (Item 479815) Fania, 1972 — Condition: New Copy
(reissue)
$9.99 ...

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(€7.21 || £5.93 || ¥1015) (approx.)
4.60 6

A real turning point for Joe Bataan – and the beginning of his funky Latin sound of the 70s! The album was one of the first in Joe's "Salsoul" style – a sweet blend of Latin rhythms, late 60s Latin soul influences, and some of the hipper styles bubbling through the NuYorican scene. A few cuts are in the sweet soul ballad mode of Joe's earlier years – but there's others that pick up the groove nicely, and add in some guitar and vibes for a sweet electrified groove. Includes a great remake of "Theme From Shaft", plus the two-part "I Wish You Love", "If I Were A King", "Coco E", "El Regreso", and "Charangaringa".  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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