Monday, July 12, 2010
LETS GO DIGGING WITH GILLES IN HAVANA SHALL WE
Check out this video of Gilles Peterson as he digs for records in Havana, Cuba. Finding a “gold mine” of records ranging from jazz, disco, electronic, and spiritual, Gilles gives viewers an inside look on his various finds that day.
To years ago, Gilles visited Cuba for the first time on a reconnaissance mission to check out the new generation of Havana-based artists. The fruits of his labor culminated in the album he presented, Havana Cultura, which was recently released but now his Brownswood Recordings imprint is preparing the release of Havana Cultura Remixed, out on June 7th, enlisting remixes …