I’m an admirer of Cuban culture. I love how Cubans, Cuban-Americans, and other Latinos incorporate English words into their particular brand of Spanglish.
As you may know, PALO! used to perform the first Thursday of each month at D. Rodriguez Cuba at the Hotel Astor. Although we no longer play there, this was one of the most fun gigs ever. But one of the coolest things was that I got to collaborate with the Chef on “The Juban [...]
Only in retrospect do I understand some of the things that made her so great.