DJ Yuca's Recent Activity

  1. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Lyrics in salsa music.

    Here's a couple of tracks with lyrics I really like: Melcochita Madre Rubén Blades Amor y control

    Aug 23, 2017 at 10:27 AM
  2. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Teachers.....lol.

    The Blades version of events sounds probable. I have read that Mi gente (as in Héctor Lavoe) was a massive hit in Cuba, but I've no idea...

    Aug 23, 2017 at 10:01 AM
  3. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Colombia Travel or elsewhere?.

    (i.e. what month and for how long?)

    Aug 22, 2017 at 3:48 PM
  4. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Colombia Travel or elsewhere?.

    When will you be there? (PM me if you prefer.)

    Aug 22, 2017 at 3:13 PM
  5. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Teachers.....lol.

    I agree that the music of NY / PR has had far less impact in Cuba compared to its popularity throughout most of the rest of Latin...

    Aug 22, 2017 at 12:51 PM
  6. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Colombia Travel or elsewhere?.

    There's definitely salsa in La Paz, Bolivia (or at least there was not long ago); I've a friend from there who mentioned to me that...

    Aug 22, 2017 at 12:37 PM
  7. DJ Yuca replied to the thread The "help me find an online store to buy this song!" thread.

    http://www.latinwaymusic.it/shop/es/

    Aug 18, 2017 at 9:37 AM
  8. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Teachers.....lol.

    The word casino was probably in use back in the mambo era, however the idea that casino predates salsa is somewhat dubious in that what...

    Aug 18, 2017 at 9:21 AM
  9. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Teachers.....lol.

    Don't you think that Miami casino is a different dance to the Cuban version? Afaik - and I'm the first to admit that's not actually much...

    Aug 18, 2017 at 8:55 AM
  10. DJ Yuca liked Aurel's post in the thread Teachers.....lol.

    OT: Love the song played there [MEDIA]

    Aug 17, 2017 at 5:07 PM
  11. DJ Yuca liked terence's post in the thread Teachers.....lol.

    A great clip !. I particularly like the Guapacha by Celia..

    Aug 17, 2017 at 12:08 PM
  12. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Teachers.....lol.

    It would be good if you could find a video to illustrate the type of dancing that existed back then. Social dancing would be best. Here...

    Aug 17, 2017 at 9:16 AM
  13. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Teachers.....lol.

    Was that Miami style casino?

    Aug 17, 2017 at 9:02 AM
  14. DJ Yuca replied to the thread Teachers.....lol.

    Re. is casino salsa?: I think the most accurate summary is to say that casino is the Cuban equivalent of salsa.

    Aug 17, 2017 at 8:47 AM