Cubanisimo

Thursdays 9.30PM

Presented by Martin Taylor

Cubanisimo is the only radio program in Australia dedicated purely to the music of Cuba. A 1 and a ½ hour weekly show that highlights the breadth of Cuban music, from Folkloric and Traditional to Cuban Salsa and Cuban Jazz.

Cubanisimo has been at the forefront of promoting Cuban music and culture on Eastside Radio for over 11 years, attracting an extremely large and varied audience.

Martin Taylor

Martin Taylor is a graduate from The Sydney Conservatorium of Music with a Bachelor of Music Education degree.

He has 20 years of experience in Latin music, performing with ground breaking groups such as Salsation, Batuka, Saraguey, Sandunga, Café Sur, Barrio Salsa, Son Veneno, Mecanica, TNT Latinoz and Armandito y su Trovason as well as musical director of specifically Cuban influenced groups Charanga Libre and Mojito.

He has also performed in Latin groups in the UK, Italy and various parts of Cuba on trombone, bass guitar and percussion instruments.

He has also been musical director of tribute groups for famous Latin artists, Hector Lavoe, Willie Colon and Ruben Blades as well as the ‘Fania Allstars’.

For more than 10 years Martin has conducted Australia’s only weekly radio show that concentrates entirely on Cuban music.

He is currently the musical director of the 15 piece Latin orchestra Mucho Mambo featuring some of Australia’s best Latin and Jazz musicians.

Recent Episodes

Cubanisimo - 09:30pm - Thursday 16th February, 2017

Playlist
Cubanisimo - 12:00am Thursday 16th February, 2017
Merceditas Valdes - Toque y rezo Lucumi
RELEASE: Introduccion a la Musica Popular Cubana - LABEL: Virgin
Los Naranjos - Si yo soy feliz
RELEASE: Respeta mi tambo - LABEL: Ahinama
Laito Jr. - Besito de Coco
RELEASE: Sarandonga - LABEL: Ahinama
Los Jovenes classicos del son - Brujeria de que
RELEASE: Bar Cuba - LABEL: Nascente
Adalberto Alvarez - Acerca el odio
RELEASE: Caliente caliente - LABEL: Caribe
Manolin - La estrella
RELEASE: Jaque mate - LABEL: Caribe
Azuccar Negra - Eres como yo
RELEASE: Andar andando - LABEL: Bis music
Arte Mixto - Mi isla
RELEASE: Virginia - LABEL: Ahinama
Osdalgia - Soy Cubana
RELEASE: Mi armonia - LABEL: Lusafrica
Vitaly y su timba habanera - La sorpresa
RELEASE: Desnudar tu cuerpo
Fidel Morales - El chan chan son
RELEASE: Salsa son timba
Azucar - Lapiz de labio
RELEASE: Lapiz de labio - LABEL: Egrem
Machito - Bernie and the wolf
RELEASE: Machito at the crescendo - LABEL: GNP
Irakere - Ese atrevimiento
RELEASE: Exitos - LABEL: Egrem
San Lazaro - La Ola
RELEASE: Mestizos urbanos - LABEL: MRA
Tito Rodriguez - Clapping the Guapacha
RELEASE: the Wa pa cha - LABEL: Tico
Perez Prado - Caballo negro
RELEASE: Big hits - LABEL: Victor
La Playa sexteto - Mueve la cadera
RELEASE: in Puerto Rico - LABEL: West side Latino
Orquesta America - Voy a quemar tu piel
RELEASE: Guaracha Son - LABEL: Tumi

Cubanisimo - 09:30pm - Thursday 9th February, 2017

Playlist
Cubanisimo - 12:00am Thursday 9th February, 2017
Yoruba Andabo - Guaguanco
RELEASE: live - LABEL: live
Adalberto Alvarez - Soy yo, no busques mas
RELEASE: Magistral - LABEL: Milan Latino
Elio Reve - A mi lo mismo me da
RELEASE: Se sigue comentando - LABEL: Bismusic
Manolito y su trabuco - La Bomba
RELEASE: Hablando en serio - LABEL: Vivid sound
Realengo - Noche buena
RELEASE: Ahinama vol.1 - LABEL: Ahinama
Los tres de la Habana - Se equivoco la paloma
RELEASE: Los tres de la Habana - LABEL: Ahinama
Yusa - Flash
RELEASE: Yusa - LABEL: Tumi
Yusa - En todas las esquinas
RELEASE: Yusa - LABEL: Tumi
Elpiqueton de Felix Rondon - Misericordia, que es esto
RELEASE: Misericordia, que es esto - LABEL: Tumi
Machito - Mambo 1
RELEASE: with Charlie Parker - LABEL: Verve
Cubanismo - Montuno Alegre
RELEASE: Malembe - LABEL: Rykodisc
Irakere - A Chano Pozo
RELEASE: Beginners Guide to Cuba - LABEL: Nascente
Mongo Santamaria - Congo Blue
RELEASE: Mongo's way - LABEL: Atlantic
Danae - Llego Danae
RELEASE: Beginners guide to Cuba 3 - LABEL: Nascente
Arnaldo y su talisman - Tu me dijiste que si
RELEASE: Acelerao
La timba loca - Por alegrias
RELEASE: mas alla' de la Habana - LABEL: Carijazz
Pacho Alonso - Que me digan feo
RELEASE: Que me digan feo - LABEL: Discuba
Rosita Fornes - Prendado de un sentimento
RELEASE: Vedettisima - LABEL: Egrem

Cubanisimo - 09:30pm - Thursday 2nd February, 2017

Playlist
Cubanisimo - 12:00am Thursday 2nd February, 2017
09:36pm Los Munequitos de Matanzas - Glorias Cubanas
RELEASE: Los Munequitos de Matanzas - LABEL: Egrem
09:38pm Haila Mompie - Solita
RELEASE: Diferente - LABEL: Bis music
09:41pm Adalberto Alvarez - Ell es una abusadora
RELEASE: Que siga la fiesta - LABEL: Bis music
09:46pm Elito Reve y su Charangon - Carlitos el buey
RELEASE: Salsa Erotica - LABEL: Latino way
09:52pm Orquesta America - Alarde na' mas
RELEASE: Sabor profundo - LABEL: Real rhythm
09:55pm Orquesta Aragon - Jardinero del amor
RELEASE: Ultimo exitos - LABEL: Discuba
10:00pm Bamboleo - No puedo estar sin el
RELEASE: Knock Out - LABEL: Bis music
10:06pm Manolito y su Trabuco - Llego la Musica Cubana
RELEASE: live - LABEL: live
10:20pm Omar Sosa - La tra
RELEASE: Mulatos remix - LABEL: Ota records
10:25pm Celestino Lopez - Timba dura
RELEASE: Timbalaye - LABEL: Bombon y caramelo
10:29pm La Caro Band - Cola lok
RELEASE: A bailar con tu
10:33pm Tamayo y su Salsa AM - Que chiquitito es el mundo
RELEASE: Vienen pa la Habana - LABEL: Bis music
10:40pm Charanga Habanera - Donde vayas
RELEASE: Light - LABEL: Egrem
10:45pm Celina Gonzalez - Yo soy el punto Cubano
RELEASE: Beginners Guide to Cuban music - LABEL: Nascente
10:49pm Perez Prado - James Bond theme
RELEASE: Mambo en La Habana
10:51pm The Big 3 - Mama Guela
RELEASE: @ The Palladium - LABEL: Big 3 enterprises
10:56pm Sonora Matancera - Cuban Pete
10:59pm Neno Gonzalez - Zangandonga
RELEASE: Sabrosura - LABEL: West side Latino

Cubanisimo - 09:30pm - Thursday 26th January, 2017

Cubanisimo - 09:30pm - Thursday 19th January, 2017

Playlist
Cubanisimo - 12:00am Thursday 19th January, 2017
Misa Santeria - Oya
RELEASE: Vaudou a Cuba - LABEL: Riviera
Paulito FG - Popurrit de Benny
RELEASE: Sofocandote - LABEL: Universal
Azucar Negra - Sal de la esquina
RELEASE: Sin mirar atras - LABEL: Egrem
Charanga Habanera - No estamos loco
RELEASE: Tremendo delirio - LABEL: Magic music
JJ Son - La rosa oriental
RELEASE: JJ Son con Idalvelis
Conjunto Cespedes - Defiende el amor
RELEASE: Flores - LABEL: Xenophile
Rolo Martinez - Como se goza en la Habana
RELEASE: Para bailar mi son - LABEL: Ahinama
Cubanismo - Canto al monte
RELEASE: Reencarnacion - LABEL: Hannibal
La gato loca - Mamborama
RELEASE: Entre la Habana y el yuma - LABEL: Wall boomers
Benny More - Corazon Rebelde
RELEASE: Sonero Mayor - LABEL: Egrem
Pacho Alonso - El que haya pecado que tenga cuidado
RELEASE: a bailar con... - LABEL: Discuba
Habana Ensemble - Camina Juan Pescao
RELEASE: Mambo mania
Irakere - El caramelo
RELEASE: Trabuco - LABEL: Integra
Elio Reve Jr. - Iyabo
RELEASE: Changui en la casa de Nora - LABEL: Tumi
Francisco Cespedes - Ya no es lo mismo
RELEASE: Autorretrato Okan Eyo - LABEL: Warner
Los Novo - Vamos amor
RELEASE: Con los pies sobre la tierra - LABEL: Colibri
Rolo Martinez - Olvido
RELEASE: Para bailarmi son - LABEL: Ahinama

Cubanisimo - 09:30pm - Thursday 12th January, 2017