Sounds Like: Jarabe de Palo, Ojos de Brujo, Ozomatli, Carlos Santana, Buena Vista Social Club
Label: Pennyco Productions
Bio: Los Sugar Kings is a Boston-based quartet known for their dynamic live performances, rich harmonies, musicianship and ability to transcend genres with an authenticity rarely heard. In their world, respect is paid to the forefathers and traditions of Afro-Cuban Son, Salsa and Rumba-Flamenca. All a...See Full Bio
"...Patino Vazquez, charismatic bon vivant and son of Cuban exiles, who along with funk-based session musician Daniel Abreu is as comfortable with the Cuban Son, ballads or all out blues. The amazing rhythm section of Ethiopian born Mikael Mersha and virtuoso drummer Benny Benson, who acts as the glue, a cross between Ginger Baker and Tito Puente, of unclear origin but who could have been born in Belfast or Camaguey."