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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 […]

      Born in the Dominican Republic, DJ Nilson Diaz Gomez arrived in Canada 1998 and brought with him just a few salsa records, cds, and a deep love and passion for the flavor of the music and dance. Being a professional dancer in Puerto Plata, he also had a strong feel for the […]

Dorance Lorza & Sexteto Cafe have been one of the leading bands in the vibrant and exciting London salsa scene since they formed in 1996. Pioneering the worldwide “salsa con vibes” revival of the late 1990s, they were one of the first bands in Europe to favour the small combo salsa sound of 1960s/1970s bands […]

CABANIJAZZ PROJECT The dynamic Mexican conga player Javier Cabanillas has come a long way since he started performing in pop-up flea markets in the streets of Tijuana. A few years ago, the Bay Area resident walked the red carpet in Los Angeles and took home a Grammy Award for his work with San Francisco-based Pacific […]

Dj Corwin (Corwin Paul Jackson), born in New Orleans, LA, raised in Salt Lake City, UT, started his disc jockey career “by accident” in 2003, and has dj-ed in every Latin club in the Salt Lake City and Provo, UT areas. Since 2005, he has dj-ed at various Salsa Congresses, Festivals, Socials, and Night Clubs […]

Ronald II Palma aka DJ Ron, “El Monstro del Amargue” – born in Nicaragua in 1976, moved to San Francisco in 1978, raised in San Francisco’s Mission District. I am He has been influenced by the music he heard as child (Cuco Valoy, El Gran Combo, Oscar D’León, Lalo Rodriguez, Tommy Olivencia, etc. and all […]

Ricardo’s journey through salsa has been extensive, having danced, performed, taught and directed his own teams, he has been exposed to a variety of musical styles and artists dating back to 2002, when he first discovered salsa. As a DJ, he appreciates what the crowd or audience brings to his craft, making for diverse and […]

VibraSÓN, based in the San Francisco Bay Area, brings the hip sounds of the Latin vibraphone music and artists such as Joe Cuba, Jimmy Sabater, Cal Tjader and many more to contemporary audiences. Populated with top Bay Area based musicians, VibraSÓN plays tight Latin and Salsa music with swing! VibraSÓN is a perfect choice for […]

Angel Sanchez (Dj Guaguanco) started sharing his passion for music around the bay area and through out California six years ago. Places: San Francisco International Salsa Bachata Kizomba Congress 2018 SBK Congress Palladium Nights SF founder. Noche Latina (Resident DJ) UnifiedOn2