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 18th May, 2017

Playlist
Cubanisimo - 12:00am Thursday 18th May, 2017
Tambores de Bejucal - Comprende mi ritmo
RELEASE: 50 son 50 - LABEL: Egrem
Polo Montanez - Mi mejor amiga
RELEASE: Guajiro Natural - LABEL: lusafrica
Ibrahim ferrer - Silencio
RELEASE: Buena Vista Social Club - LABEL: World Circuit
Afro Cuban Allstars - Pio mentiroso
RELEASE: Afro Cuban Allstars - LABEL: World Circuit
Cubanismo - El Platanal de Bartolo
RELEASE: Reencarnacion - LABEL: Hannibal
Paulito FG - Una vez mas
RELEASE: Una vez mas - LABEL: promusic
Bamboleo - La tremenda
RELEASE: Ya no hace falta - LABEL: Ahinama
Rolando Laserie - El azucar abajo
RELEASE: Rolando Laserie - LABEL: Egrem
Machito - Si si no no
RELEASE: Tremenda Cumban - LABEL: Tumbao
Perez Prado - Kuba mambo
RELEASE: Kuba mambo - LABEL: Tumbao
Los Van Van - De la Habana a Matanzas
RELEASE: Ay dios amparame - LABEL: Caribe
Manolito y su Trabuco - Muchachita
RELEASE: Para que baila Cuba - LABEL: Eurotropical
Irakere - La Comparsa
RELEASE: Babalu Aye - LABEL: Bembe
Francisco Cespedes - Vida Vida
RELEASE: Vida loca - LABEL: Warner music
Los Zafiros - Bossa Cubano
RELEASE: Bossa Cubano - LABEL: World Circuit
X Alfonso - Se nos va
RELEASE: Civilisacion - LABEL: Timba
Benny More - Devuelveme el coco
RELEASE: en vivo - LABEL: Egrem
Tumba Francesa - Societe Guantanamo
RELEASE: Afro Cuba - LABEL: Soul Jazz
Puntillita - Guateque de Don Tomas
RELEASE: Homenaje - LABEL: Tumi

Cubanisimo - 09:30pm - Thursday 11th May, 2017

Playlist
Cubanisimo - 12:00am Thursday 11th May, 2017
Cocoro - Baile de la yuka
RELEASE: field recording - LABEL: n/a
Ritmo Oriental - Baila azucar
RELEASE: Guarachando - LABEL: Artex
Conjunto Rumbavana - Oya, la rumba esta buena
RELEASE: XXX Aniversario - LABEL: Egrem
Buena Vista Social Club - Veinte anos
RELEASE: Buena Vista Social Club - LABEL: World Circuit
Ruben Gonzalez - Si te contara
RELEASE: Chanchullo - LABEL: World Circuit
Los Munequitos - Lengua de Obbara
RELEASE: La Rumba Soy yo - LABEL: Bis
Havana D'Primera - La figura
RELEASE: Pasaporte - LABEL: Pafata
Klimax - La numero cien
RELEASE: Oye Como - LABEL: Eurotropical
Bebo valdes + Diego el Cigala - Vete de mi
RELEASE: Lagrimas Negras - LABEL: BMG
The Creole Choir of Cuba - Se lavi
RELEASE: Tande La
Anga Diaz - Round Midnight
RELEASE: Echu Mingua - LABEL: World Circuit
Mucho Mambo - Moorish
RELEASE: Moorish - LABEL: independent
Charanga Habanera - El Coleccionista
RELEASE: Tremendo Delirio - LABEL: Magic Music
Azucar negra - Andar Andando
RELEASE: Andar Andando - LABEL: Bis
Issac Delgado - Pa' que te salves
RELEASE: Forbidden Cuba in 90s - LABEL: RMD
Ritmo Oriental - Yo bailo de todo
RELEASE: Ritmo Oriental - LABEL: Egrem
Benny More - Que bueno baila usted
RELEASE: exitos - LABEL: Egrem
Miguelito Valdes - Mondongo
RELEASE: Mambo dance session - LABEL: Caribe
Dizzy Gillespie - Manteca Contraste
RELEASE: Afro
Maraca - Mambo con cha cha
RELEASE: Descarga Total - LABEL: Ahinama
Guillermo Portabales - El amor de mi bohio
RELEASE: El Carretero - LABEL: World Circuit
Jose Luis Quintana - Almendra
RELEASE: Telegrafia sin hilo - LABEL: Cacao musica