Machetazo!: 10 Years on the Edge

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Machetazo! has 11 performances by several versions of John Santos' Machete Ensemble, recorded during 1991-1994 and 1996-1997. There are a few chanting/vocal pieces, but the emphasis is on Santos' strong soloists including Melecio Magdaluyo on soprano, tenor, and alto, trombonists Wayne Wallace and Jeff Cressman, Ron Stallings on soprano and flute, and percussionst Santos. The tunes include Santos originals, traditional pieces, Arsenio Rodriguez's "Chango Pachanga," Wayne Shorter's "Footprints," and "Caravan."
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Machetazo! has 11 performances by several versions of John Santos' Machete Ensemble, recorded during 1991-1994 and 1996-1997. There are a few chanting/vocal pieces, but the emphasis is on Santos' strong soloists including Melecio Magdaluyo on soprano, tenor, and alto, trombonists Wayne Wallace and Jeff Cressman, Ron Stallings on soprano and flute, and percussionst Santos. The tunes include Santos originals, traditional pieces, Arsenio Rodriguez's "Chango Pachanga," Wayne Shorter's "Footprints," and "Caravan."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/24/1998
  • Label: Bembe Records
  • UPC: 602303201827
  • Catalog Number: 2018
  • Sales rank: 348,994

Album Credits

Performance Credits
John Santos Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Bongos, Conga, Maracas, Timbales, Vocals, Human Whistle, Multi Instruments, Bells, Caxixi, Repique, Vibraslap, Chekere, Bata, Cajon, Coro, Shaker, Guiro, Wood Block, talking drum, Gankogui, Hand Percussion, Rattles, Kata Drum, Axatse
David Belove Bass
John Calloway Flute, Piano, Tenor Saxophone, Multi Instruments
Anthony Carrillo Bongos, Bells
José "Cochi" Claussell Bells
Jeff Cressman Trombone
Lichi Fuentes Vocals
Melecio Magdaluyo Flute, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Multi Instruments
Rebeca Mauleón Piano
Bill Ortiz Trumpet
Rev. Ron Stallings Flute, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Multi Instruments
Orestes Vilató Timbales
Wayne Wallace Piano, Trombone
Paul van Wageningen Drums
Paoli Mejias Conga
Ismael Rodríguez Vocals, Background Vocals, Coro
Ramon Estevez Vocals, Coro
Technical Credits
David Belove Contributor
John Calloway Arranger, Contributor
Anthony Carrillo Contributor
Michael Cogan Engineer
Jeff Cressman Engineer, Contributor
Jimmy Durchslag Executive Producer
Ken Lee Mastering
Rebeca Mauleón Contributor
Bill Ortiz Contributor
John Santos Arranger, Director, Producer, Liner Notes
Orestes Vilató Contributor
Wayne Wallace Arranger, Adaptation
Paul van Wageningen Contributor
Paoli Mejias Contributor
Annie Walzer Graphic Design, Art Direction
David Peñalosa Liner Notes, Executive Producer, Introduction
Mike Cogan Engineer
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