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Machito

Machito has been played on NTS in shows including The Do!! You!!! Breakfast Show w/ Charlie Bones, featured first on 23 January 2015. Songs played include Green Onions and Cuban Fantasy.

Machito (born Francisco Raúl Gutiérrez Grillo, February 16, 1908? – April 19, 1984) was an influential Latin jazz musician who helped to refine Afro-Cuban jazz and to create both Cubop and salsa music. He was raised in Havana alongside the singer Graciela, his foster sister. In New York City, Machito formed the band Machito & His Afro-Cubans in 1940, and with Mario Bauzá as musical director, brought together Cuban rhythms and big band arrangements in…

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Green Onions
Machito
RCA Victor1968
Green Onions
MachitoRCA Victor1968
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Cuban Fantasy
Machito
Vogue Records1961
Cuban Fantasy
MachitoVogue Records1961
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