Alibi V.12 No.49 • Dec 4-10, 2003 

Art Article

The Latin Beat: The Rhythms and Roots of Latin Music from Bossa Nova to Salsa and Beyond

Ed Morales
DaCapo Press
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$18.95

Morales' new book has already been called a classic. The New York music critic digs deep into the history of Latin culture and comes up with a treasure trove of stories about the roots of this varied musical landscape.