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Culture, The Exhibitionist Tourism For Locals: Discolandia Store Facade a Reminder of the Golden Years of SF Music

Tourism For Locals: Discolandia Store Facade a Reminder of the Golden Years of SF Music

Is the San Francisco music scene dying?  While we may be debating the future of music in the Bay Area, we should still celebrate the glorious days of our song-filled past with a dosage of nostalgia. In this week's Tourism for…
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Calendar, Night&Day Mambo Kings

Mambo Kings

What is mambo? In the '40s and '50s, it was the work of Perez Prado ("the king of the mambo"), Tito Rodriguez, and Tito Puente, who sparked an unprecedented wave of mambo fever. Their music had a heavy instrumental component…
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