Summer of Music: We Like it Like That – The Story of Latin Boogaloo
7:00pm – Tribute by DJ Laylo will be spinning Latin Boogaloo, Afro-Cuban and Latin Soul, Salsa and Fania Records.
8:30pm – “We Like It Like That” (film) – Mathew Ramirez Warren, 2015, 81 min
Boogaloo is a vibrant sound that originated on the streets of New York in the 1950s and ’60s. This fascinating piece of musical history is told through rare concert footage and visits to the old neighborhood with living legends Johnny Colon, Bobby Marin, and Joe Bataan.
St. Nicholas Park at 135th St. Plaza & St. Nicholas Ave. Lawn chairs permitted. Rain Location: Maysles Cinema, 348 Lenox Avenue between 127th and 128th Streets.
St. Nicholas Park
St. Nicholas Avenue at West 135th Street
New York NY US