Music for the Masses: Descarga Springtime Salsa Jam 2022
90.7-FM in NY's Upper Hudson Valley and wgxc.org/listen everywhere
Hosted by Neva E. Wartell.
Add some heat to your sultry spring Sunday, and you have a sizzling descarga — a non-stop salsa jam featuring classic Afro-Latin grooves spanning more than six decades — from mambo to bugalú, guaracha to cha-cha-chá, pachanga, montuno, guaguancó y más!
"Music for the Masses" invites you on an excursion of sound and rhythm. Discover the music of established and emerging artists, both signed and unsigned, on the international music scene. For the avid globe-hopper and armchair traveler alike. You might want to pack a map and a sandwich. Catskill resident "DJ Neva" is an ethnomusicologist, producer, and long-time cultural activist, specializing in music from the entire African continent, as well as the Caribbean and Latin America, the Maghreb and Middle East, and the Roma (Gypsy) diaspora. Formerly the producer of "Continental Drift" on WBAI-FM and New York International on Haitian community station Radio Soleil in NYC. The show is broadcast live from Catskill, NY.