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Blog archives for the day Tuesday, February 5th, 2008


Archive for February 5th, 2008

Tuesday, February 5th, 2008

Thanks to Billy Bryans, we have learned of the passing of “King of the Congas” Tata Guines.  Born in Cuba, Guines found success in the United States in the 1950s, only to return again to his homeland after the revolution that put Fidel Castro in office. He was 77 years old.