Grammy-Nominated PALO! to Open for Willy Chirino at Arsht Center

CONTACT: steve @ gopalo.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Grammy-Nominated PALO! to Open for Willy Chirino at Arsht Center Afro-Cuban Funk Band to be Featured in “Miami Sound” Concert Miami, FL (June 4, 2015) – PALO! has been chosen to open for Grammy-winning salsa legend Willy Chirino for a unique concert, “The Miami Sound”. This will be [...]

By | June 3rd, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Grammy-Nominated PALO! to be Featured at Tampa’s Tropical Heatwave Festival

CONTACT: Steve Roitstein steve@gopalo.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE/ PARA DISTRIBUCIÓN INMEDIATA Versión en Español debajo Grammy and Latin Grammy Nominated PALO! to be Featured at Tampa’s Tropical Heatwave Festival Miami Afro-Cuban Funk band make their Tampa debut Miami, FL (April 23, 2015) – PALO! has been selected as a featured artist for the 34th Annual Tropical [...]

By | April 23rd, 2015|blog|0 Comments

El Gran Combo

El Gran Combo By Steve Roitstein The year was 1983. I was doing my masters degree in music writing and production at the University of Miami, paying my bills from gigs as a keyboard player. I felt lucky to have a gig that I loved, working in a funk band called Life. But when I [...]

By | March 29th, 2015|blog|2 Comments

GRAMMY-NOMINATED PALO! SELECTED BY HISPANICIZE 2015 AS FEATURED ARTIST

GRAMMY-NOMINATED PALO! SELECTED BY HISPANICIZE 2015 AS FEATURED ARTIST Miami, FL (March 10, 2015) – PALO! has been chosen as a featured musical artist for Hispanicize 2015, the largest annual event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers in journalism, blogging, marketing, entertainment and tech entrepreneurship. In the last several months, PALO! has gained international recognition as [...]

By | March 10th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

GRAMMY-NOMINATED PALO! CHOSEN TO CLOSE MIAMI’S CARNAVAL ON THE MILE

GRAMMY-NOMINATED PALO! CHOSEN TO CLOSE MIAMI’S CARNAVAL ON THE MILE Miami, FL (February 23, 2015) – Grammy-nominated band PALO! has been selected to close this year’s Carnaval on the Mile, one of South Florida’s most prestigious cultural events. Miami music fans know PALO! for their unique style of tropical music they call “Afro-Cuban Funk”. While [...]

By | February 23rd, 2015|blog|2 Comments

PALO! Receives a Grammy Nomination for Best Tropical Latin Album

   La versión en español es más abajo... Los Angeles, CA (December 5, 2014) - The group PALO! was nominated today in the 57th  edition of the Grammy Awards for Best Tropical Latin Album for their album "PALO! Live" (Rolling Pin Music).   After being nominated for a Latin Grammy for Best Contemporary Tropical Album, PALO! [...]

By | December 7th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

PALO! Disfruta de su Nominación al Latin Grammy y la Alabanza que Recibe por parte de la Industria Musical

PARA DISTRIBUCIÓN INMEDIATA / FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *English version below PALO! Disfruta de su Nominación al Latin Grammy y la Alabanza que Recibe por parte de la Industria Musical "Funk Afro-Cubano es la música cubana de las nuevas generaciones, y el líder de este sonido es la banda miamense PALO!" - The New York Post [...]

By | October 20th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Ambassadors

Several years ago, a woman, originally from Cuba but now living in Chicago, was visiting Miami. She happened to stumble upon one of our local shows, and after a couple of songs, she was hooked. When she returned home to Chicago, she took with her a PALO! t-shirt and two copies of our first CD. [...]

By | August 13th, 2014|blog|5 Comments

Gracias, PALO! Fans

After the amazing PALO! 10-year Anniversary Party at PAX on August 16, 2013, some people asked if we were taking a break. While we took a few weeks off from shows, we’ve been “super busy” as they say in Miami. If you weren’t there, you missed one of the most amazing shows we’ve ever played. [...]

By | September 14th, 2013|blog|4 Comments