Daniel Ponce ‎– Rumba Pa' Gozar

Seyer Records ‎– Seyer 2024
CD, Reissue, Compilation

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1 Odie 3:31
2 Siboney 6:09
3 Solo Para Ti 6:25
4 Invacion 80 6:33
5 Africa Contemporanea 8:09
6 Basta De Cuentos 5:06
7 Cojelo Suave 6:48
8 Arawe
Cuatro – Yomo ToroSaxophone – Rolando Briceno*Saxophone [Solo] – Paquito D'RiveraTimbales – Endel DuenoTrombone – Papo VázquezTrumpet – Tony BarreroVocals – Orlando Puntilla Rios*
9 No Comprendo
Cuatro – Yomo ToroDrums – Ignacio BerroaSaxophone – Rolando Briceno*Timbales – Nicky MarreroTrombone – Steve TurreTrumpet – Lew Solof*
10 Reputacion
Backing Vocals – Ángel Papo Santiago*, Dalia CheverezGuiro – Julio FigueroaSaxophone – Rolando Briceno*Trombone – Steve TurreTrumpet – Tony Barrero
11 Oromi
Backing Vocals – Olu Femi MitchellDrums – Ignacio BerroaSaxophone – Rolando Briceno*Timbales – Nicky MarreroTrombone – Steve TurreTrumpet – Lew Solof*Vocals – Orlando Puntilla Rios*

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Tracks 1 to 7 make up (in slightly different order) the 1983 Daniel Ponce - New York Now! Celluloid release recorded by Martin Bisi at OAO Studios, Brooklyn, New York, 1982.

The original New York Now! cover as well as this reissue mention the following musicians for track 1 to 7 without stating their individual roles:
Daniel Ponce, Paquito D'Rivera, Jose "Chi Chi" Trapaga, Joe de Jesus, Orlando "Puntilla" Rios, Alberto Morgan, Olefumi Mitchell, Michael Beinhorn, Bill Laswell, Alex Rodriguez, Ignacio Berroa, Oscar Gonzalez, Regino Tellechea, Nelson Rodriguez, Francisco Rigores.

The original New York now! album credits Daniel Ponce as producer. This reissue credits Verna Gillis for these seven tracks as well as the additional four tracks.

Tracks 8 to 11 are a selection of (but not all) tracks from the 1987 Antilles release "Arawe".

Tracks 8 and 10 recorded at Sound Ideas.
Tracks 9 and 11 recorded at Big Apple Studios.
Track 8 is based on a song by Calicto Callaba.

Other Versions (5 of 5) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CELL 5005 Daniel Ponce New York Now!(LP, Album) Celluloid CELL 5005 US 1983 Sell This Version
none Daniel Ponce New York Now!(7xFile, ALAC, Album, RE) Not On Label (Bill Laswell Self-Released) none US 2016
OAO (UK) 002 Daniel Ponce New York Now!(LP, Album) OAO Records OAO (UK) 002 UK 1984 Sell This Version
CELCD 5005 Daniel Ponce New York Now!(CD) Celluloid CELCD 5005 US Unknown Sell This Version
CEL 6705 Daniel Ponce New York Now!(LP, Album) Celluloid CEL 6705 France 1983 Sell This Version