Fania Revolution with Salsa Icon Ismael Miranda
Fania Records, the legendary New York label that pioneered salsa, has often been called the Latin Motown and is responsible for producing some of the biggest names in Salsa music history - Celia Cruz, Hector Lavoe, Ruben Blades, The Fania All Stars and many more. Only Rumbón brings you another installment of this monthly show, called the “Fania Revolution” hosted by “Ismael Miranda.” In this show, Ismael Miranda discusses working with some of his friends like Tito Puente, Gilberto Santa Rosa, La Sonora Matancera and Bobby Valentin. Listen to how he met each one of them, their experiences working and recording together, what role he played on each of the albums and personal anecdotes from those times. Who better to take you on the journey than salsa legend and Fania artist, Ismael Miranda! Listen to the stories and memories of this milestone moment in Latino music history as told through the eyes of the man who lived it.
Airtime: Saturday, Sept. 5 at 2 pm ET
Rebroadcasts: Thursday, Sept. 10 at Noon ET, Friday Sept. 18 at 10 am ET, Wednesday Sept. 23 at 6 pm ET, Sunday Sept. 27 at 10 pm ET.