.. some salsa resources to whet your appetite !

Soul! Nov 15, 1972 “Shades of Soul, Part I”

TV show from the 70's featuring many of the giants of salsa - a fascinating insight into the early days.  Click on "Chapter 2" to watch Tito Puente and then Willie Colon.

 

Hard Salsa - Pilot TV show

Pilot of a TV programme featuring salsa musicians.  Alex Wilson's "Show Me" will be featured in episode 2.  The image you see here is Joe de Jesus playing in Charansalsa.  Joe used to live in London and play with the Roberto Pla band and many others.

Fania  - a re-incarnated version of the ground-breaking record label.  This site is packed full of information and clips of the classic New York salsa records.