Music

DJ Saoko was born and raised in the oil town of Cabimas, Venezuela. When growing up in his elementary school days, the world was taken by a storm by the phenomenon of Salsa. As a result, he remembers going to the records stores with his father to pick up the Vinyl records that were hot […]

  Yellow House Orchestra is a Latin Jazz and Salsa band based in San Francisco and New York City.   The band’s name is inspired by bandleader Michael Cerda’s home, just outside of San Francisco. It is indeed a yellow house. But it’s not really the physical house that has the meaning; rather it’s the […]

Opening of Palladium[edit] When the Palladium opened as a dance studio and dance hall, it had a racially restrictive policy and did not maintain the level of funding needed to operate it. It had a dance floor that could hold a thousand couples dancing at once but had fallen into decline by 1947.[1] Most of […]