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Joe Bataan / Felix Hernandez’s Rhythm Revue

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.

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Joe Bataan, called the “King of Latin Soul,” was influenced by the melodic sounds of Doo-Wop and the energy of Latin music that were the hallmarks of his Spanish Harlem neighborhood. The famed Fania Records found this intersection of sound and culture enticing and propelled Bataan to become a major force in the “Latin Boogaloo” music scene with hits like “Gypsy Woman” and “My Cloud.”

Felix Hernandez is in the business of remembering the good ol’ days. Hernandez’s wildly popular radio show, Rhythm Revue, takes on a life of its own at New York’s Roseland, where three thousand disciples regularly come to hear Fernandez spin the sounds of the past and boogie down. Felix Hernandez will rock the crowd once again at SummerStage again with his mix of soul, Motown, funk, salsa and disco dance classics. Bring your dancing shoes.

Location

Metcalf and Lafayette Avenues in Soundview Park Accessible
Bronx
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

City Parks Foundation

Contact Email

info@summerstage.org

Categories

Concerts, Free Summer Concerts

Directions to Soundview Park

Know Before You Go

ParkSoundview Park

Portions of this park will be closed to bring an exciting and playful space for children, teenagers and adults to play. The new Metcalf Playground will bring an exciting and playful space for children, teenagers and adults to play and recreate. And a natural amphitheater and performance lawn will allow concerts, theater performances, and other cultural programs to be conducted in Soundview Park.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2015

Soundview Park Weather

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    Showers Likely
    75°F
  • Sun
    Chance Showers
    82°F
  • Mon
    Chance Thunderstorms
    82°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    85°F

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