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Hilton RuizEl Camino ... LP
Novus, 1988. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Players include Jerry Gonzalez on congas, Andy Gonzalez on bass, Dick Griffin on trombone and arrangements, and Sam Rivers on tenor, flute, and soprano sax. Titles include "West Side Blues", "El Camino", "Message From The Chief", and "Eastern Vibrations". (Jazz, Latin) LP, Vinyl record album

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Hilton Ruiz EnsembleSomething Grand ... LP
Novus, 1987. Near Mint- ... $7.99
A nice record from Ruiz and one that really combines jazz elements with a Latin sound. Ruiz composed and arranged the songs on the record and plays piano as well. His ensemble consists of such players as Lew Soloff on trumpet, Steve Turre on trombone & seashells, Sam Rivers on flute and tenor ... (Jazz, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch and bit of marker on back.)

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SabicasArte Gitano – El Duende Flamenco ... LP
RCA, 1969. Sealed ... $7.99
(Global Grooves, Latin) LP, Vinyl record album

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Sabu & His Jungle PercussionistsJungle Percussion ... LP
Clarity, Late 50s. Near Mint- ... $29.99
The cover lists Sabu – but we've been told that it's not Sabu Martinez, but someone named Sabri, with the name misprinted from the original RKO recording. Still sounds like some of Sabu's exotica albums, though, with lots of heavy percussion, in a loud jungle drumming kind of frenzy. The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Salvador'sTriste Despedida ... LP
Arriba, 1980. Very Good ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear with aged tape along all seams.)

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Mongo SantamariaDrums & Chants (Vaya) ... LP
Vaya, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $29.99
One of the rootsiest albums ever recorded by Mongo Santamaria – a spare set of percussion-heavy tracks, one that's almost his answer to Tito Puente's Puente In Percussion, but which is actually even more stripped down! Supposedly, this one was originally recorded as a percussion instruction ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mongo SantamariaEl Pussy Cat ... LP
Columbia, 1965. Very Good+ ... $16.99
A really pivotal album in the career of Mongo Santamaria – one that has Mongo stripping down the groove, kicking up some jazz, and mixing together soulful styles that brought him to the top of the Latin crowd of the 1960s! There's a tightness here that goes beyond any of Santamaria's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing. Cover has light wear and a bit of marker on back.)

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Mongo SantamariaFeelin' Alright ... LP
Atlantic, 1970. Very Good+ ... $7.99
One of Mongo's biggest records of the early 70s – and an important early side for Atlantic Records! Moving to Atlantic from Columbia, Mongo hipped things up even more – picking up on important trends in soul, rock, and the Latin underground of the time. Atlantic gave Mongo the freedom ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mongo SantamariaMighty Mongo ... LP
Fantasy, 1962. Very Good+ ... $13.99
An excellent obscure Mongo Santamaria album – and one that features a nice jazzy groove played by one of Mongo's best groups ever! The band features Joao Donato, the famous Brazilian pianist, doubling up on trombone on a number of tracks – something you never hear on his Brazilian ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s brown label pressing.)

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Mongo SantamariaMongo '70 ... LP
Atlantic, 1970. Very Good ... $5.99
A killer set from Mongo Santamaria – one of his first albums on Atlantic, and a record that really keeps up the groove of his Columbia sides! Mongo's moving into very funky territory here – working with arranger Marty Sheller, and getting some great help on keyboards from Neal Creque ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Mongo SantamariaMongo At Montreux ... LP
Atlantic, 1971. Very Good ... $6.99
Mongo cooks mightily – working here at the Montreux Jazz Fest in 1971, with a soaring group that's even more spiritual than any of his records in the 60s! There's definitely a dose of Latin Soul in the mix, but there's a fiercer, more righteous quality to the album too – thanks to the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mongo SantamariaMongo At The Village Gate ... LP
Battle/Riverside, 1963. Very Good ... $11.99
A raw early cooker from Mongo Santamaria – a real standout album from the Riverside years, thanks to a live performance that goes far beyond his studio work of the time! The set was caught live at the Village Gate – in a way that lets the band open up and really jam on the tunes – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Turquoise label Riverside pressing.)

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Mongo SantamariaMongo Santamaria Explodes At The Village Gate ... LP
Columbia, Late 60s. Very Good ... $9.99
One of Mongo's best Columbia LPs, and a totally hard hitting live set recorded with a very strong Latin jazz feel! The group's got some of Mongo's best players ever – like Hubert Laws and Bobby Porcelli – and the album's got lots of hard horn solos, and a good good groove throughout. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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Mongo SantamariaMongo Santamaria's Greatest Hits ... LP
Columbia, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $8.99
Killer Latin soul from one of the all-time greats – a collection of greatest hits from Mongo Santamaria, but a set that's every bit as essential as his full length albums for Columbia! Most of the cuts on the album were arranged by Mongo's key right-hand man – the great Marty Sheller, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Mongo SantamariaMongo's Way ... LP
Atlantic, 1971. Very Good+ ... $7.99
Sockin soul work from Mongo Santamaria – a real killer of an album, with a dope 70s sound! The album features Mongo hitting a nice blacksploitation mode – fuller arrangements than before, plus lots of electric touches on guitar, bass, and keyboards. Marty Sheller did most of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red & green label Broadway pressing. Cover has a cutout notch & light wear.)

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Mongo SantamariaSoul Bag ... LP
Columbia, Late 60s. Very Good ... $9.99
A stone 60s smoker from Mongo Santmaria – and a great little set that really lives up to its title! The "soul" reference points to the record's host of 60s soul tunes, which are given a hip Latin spin by Mongo – working here with killer boogaloo arrangements from the great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing.)

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Mongo SantamariaWatermelon Man! ... LP
Battle, 1962. Very Good- ... $14.99
A seminal moment in the career of Mongo Santamaria – and probably the first record to show that he was destined for greatness! As you might guess from the title, the set features Mongo's key recording of Herbie Hancock's "Watermelon Man" – served up here in a sharp-edged ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Battle pressing. Cover has some wear with aged tape along the seams.)

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Monguito SantamariaBlack Out ... LP
Fania, Late 60s. Near Mint- (reissue)... $9.99
Stone funky Latin soul from the younger member of the Santamaria family! Black Out is one of Monguito's greatest – a hip album of groovy late 60s tracks that perfectly blend the Latin and soul sides of the Spanish Harlem scene. Marty Sheller handled arrangements on some of the album's best ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Black Out ... LP 9.99

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✨✧ SantanaSantana (1969) ... LP
Columbia, 1969. Very Good ... $12.99
A crossover Latin Funk classic – with the kind of soaring guitar/organ grooves that were the brilliant sound of the 70s for the West Coast scene, a whole new way of playing Latin Soul that blew away the New York sound of the late 70s. Titles include "Persuasion", "Evil ... (Rock, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing.)

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Sexteto BoriquenComo Un Recuerdo ... LP
Mayra, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $19.99
Features vocals by Pompo and Mario! Titles include "Sombra", "Yo Te Amo", "Payaso", "Equivocada", "Bella Mujer", "Sigue En Tu Packard", and "Haciendo Cerebro". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a light stain on one edge – worse on the back than the front.)

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Sunny & The SunlinersAmor De Mis Amores ... LP
Key Loc, 1980. Very Good+ ... $14.99
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(Cover has light wear.)

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Pete TerraceEl Nuevo Pete Terrace ... LP
Scepter, Mid 60s. Very Good ... $19.99
Pete Terrace hits the boogaloo era in this great album of Latin soul tracks! The record's a mix of original compositions – like "Arriba Chico", "Garbage Can Frug", "Acabando", "Yague", and "88th Street Blues" – plus a few covers like ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout grommet.)

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Pete TerraceGoing Loco – Pete Terrace Plays Joe Loco Arrangements ... LP
Fantasy, Mid 50s. Very Good- ... $14.99
Classic 50s Latin from the Pete Terrace Quintet – working here with Joe Loco arrangements of "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White", "April In Paris", "Pete Mambos On The Terrace", and "Loco Chris". LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy red vinyl pressing. Cover has some surface wear and aging.)

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Ray TerraceHome Of Boogaloo ... LP
Tower, 1968. Very Good ... $19.99
One of the coolest, grooviest albums of Latin Soul you could ever hope to find – one of the few records ever from the great Ray Terrace – and a set that goes even beyond some of the similar sides on Tico or Fania at the time! Ray's groove here is totally wonderful – upbeat, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has a cutout hole, a peeled spot on front, and some pen on front & back. Label has a name in pen.)

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TierraBad City Boys ... LP
Boardwalk, 1982. Near Mint- ... $1.99
(Soul, Latin) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp, large name in marker, and some pen. Labels have pen.)

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Cal TjaderLa Onda Va Bien ... LP
Concord, 1980. Very Good ... $9.99
A killer set by Cal Tader – every bit as great as some of his best work from earlier years! The album was recorded with a small tight combo – one that features the great Mark Levine on both acoustic piano and Fender Rhodes, plus flute and percussion by Roger Glenn, and congas and ... (Jazz, Latin) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some marker on front.)

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Jaime TorresTaquirari ... LP
Philips (Uruguay), 1977. Near Mint- ... $6.99
(Global Grooves, Latin) LP, Vinyl record album

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Mari TriniQuien Me Vendera ... LP
CBS, 1986. Very Good+ ... $3.99
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Trio MatamorosVol II ... LP
Kubaney, 1960s. Very Good ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a split bottom seam, and mostly split top.)

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Vicentico ValdesVicentico Valdes Con Trompetas Y Violines ... LP
Seeco, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $16.99
The great one sings with trumpets and violins – on titles that include "Dureme", "Porque Sera", "Mirame Y Dime", "Soy Feliz", "Pecado Y Redencion", "Tu No Hagas Caso", and "Es Tarde Ya". LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing.)

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Bebo Valdez & His OrchestraCuban Dance Party ... LP
Everest, 1959. Very Good ... $28.99
An overlooked gem from the Everest catalog of the 50s – a smoking set of Cuban instrumentals from Bebo Valdez, recorded with a highly percussive sound throughout, and a brilliant mix of brassy horns that really adds some live to the tracks! The sound here is wonderful – full and rich ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy original pressing!)

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Carlos Patato ValdezReady For Freddy ... LP
Latin Percussion Ventures, 1976. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $33.99
One of the excellent albums cut by conga player Patato Valdez for the Latin Percussion label – and a tight stripped-down jam session with a very traditional Afro-Cuban feel! The groove is pure New York Latin – with the wonderful "return to basics" sound that LPV was ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Marco Antonio VazquezMil Caras ... LP
Peerless, 1971. Very Good- ... $7.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear, small stickers, and yellowed tape on the seams and spine.)

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Alfonso VelezSonrisas Al Mundo ... LP
Borinquen, 1976. Very Good ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has yellowed tape on the seams and spine, with a promo stamp and some pen.)

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Blanca Iris VillafaneCon Gran Placer ... LP
Ansonia, 1983. Very Good- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover is stained and flaky at the bottom, with a split seam held with clear tape.)

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YndioAyudame ... LP
Mercurio (Holland), 1981. Very Good+ ... $7.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has yellowed tape on the seams and spine.)

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Various2nd Festival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $3.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Various3er Festival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $3.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Various4o Festival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $3.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousFestival De La Cancion Latinoamericana De San Francisco ... LP
Nucleus, Early 80s. Sealed ... $2.99
A compelling collection of underground Latin tracks recorded on the San Francisco scene – issued here by the Nucleus Records label, who were best known for their Bay Area Brazilian releases! The set features selections from a festival of Latin American styles in SF – and includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousHavana Jam 2 ... LP
Columbia, 1979. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $14.99
A rare cross-cultural session from 1979 – one in which Columbia Records was allowed to record live performances involving a number of American jazz musicians playing alongside Cuban groups like Irakere and The Cuban Percussion Ensemble! The blend of modes here is really great – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo.)
 
 



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