Salsa del Soul in the News

A Tale of Two Festivals: Twin Cities, Iowa City Hit All the Right Notes

by Andrea Canter, Jazz Police

Thursday, July 9, 2015

"Some unforgettable moments.…salsa lessons in Rice Park, followed by the opportunity to try it out to the sounds of Salsa del Soul in what became a mass salsa party that went on well past dark…"

Salsa del Soul Keeps Busy

by Phil Nusbaum, Twin Cities Weekend, KBEM

Friday, June 6, 2014

Vive Minnesota celebrates growing Latino influence on state culture

by Kevin Hoffman, City Pages

May 21, 2008

Twin Cities Jazz Festival Kicks Off in St Paul, June 22–23

by Andrea Canter, Jazz Police

June 12, 2007

"Another act that made a big splash at last year's festival, this ten-piece band brings the sounds of Latin America and the Caribbean to the north country where they have been a warming presence, the best excuse for dusting off your dancing shoes! Get into a Latin frame of mind — this evening is definitely south of the border!"

Moving Across the River: Thursday’s Hot Summer Jazz on Nicollet Mall

June 19, 2006

"Occasional downpours notwithstanding, area jazz fans could not ask for a better opening weekend of the Twin Cities Hot Summer Jazz Festival. From Friday night (June 16) through Saturday evening, Mears Park in lowertown St. Paul hosted a series of crowd-pleasers, from the always-popular Mose Allison to the smokin' Latin rhythms of Nachito Herrera, Salsa del Soul, and Bobby Sanabria."

Minnesota Orchestra announces line-up for fourth annual Marshall Field's Day of Music, July 9–10

July 2004

"More than 300 local and regional musicians participate on five stages, including They Might Be Giants, G.B. Leighton, Moore by Four, and Salsa del Soul."

Hot Summer Jazz Festival

June 2004

"The Hot Summer Jazz Festival is one of the largest civic jazz festivals in the U.S., drawing an average of 75,000 jazz fans over six days and nights to see national, regional and local performers in a variety of prime outdoor and indoor venues in the Twin Cities metro area."

Wyclef Jean helps Virgin Mobile USA "Heat Up Havana"

April 17, 2004

Salsa del Soul on Prairie Home Companion

October 5, 2002

"Live from St. Paul, Minnesota, it's our Season Opener and Street Dance with poet David Lehman, Latin band Salsa del Soul, and Dan Lund and Butch Thompson join the Shoe Band."