Joe Bataan

The Jack Moves 'East Coast Playa' Sweet-Soul Mixtape

East Coast Playa – A sweet soul mixtape selected by the Jack Moves

The Jack Moves is a Newark duo consisting of singer and multi-instrumentalist Zee Desmondes—who has a mean falsetto—and drummer/producer Teddy Powell. The…

February 2nd, 2015 | | Mixtape

Protected: Fania

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March 30th, 2010 | | Case Study
Joe Cuba 39

Joe Cuba Events

Wax Poetics and Fania celebrated the release of Joe Cuba El Alcalde Del Barrio – The Architect of the Nuyorican Sound with…

March 12th, 2010 | | The Recap
Issue 19

Issue 19

Joe Bataan is a New York legend in salsa, boogaloo/soul, disco, and even hip-hop circles for his numerous contributions. New…

October 31st, 2006 | | Wax Poetics Magazine
Joe Bataan Riot

Joe Bataan talks about his iconic LP Riot and starting Ghetto Records

THERE’S A RIOT GOING ON Joe Bataan’s first two albums for Fania, Gypsy Woman and Subway Joe, were almost like…

October 2nd, 2006 | | Articles

Joe Bataan

Joe Bataan was supposed to produce and record artists Jeckyll and Hyde doing “Rap-O Clap-O,” but “they never showed up…

October 1st, 2006 | | Re:Discovery
Joe Bataan Salsoul

Joe Bataan

The bridge between Bataan’s Fania stint and his next venture, Salsoul captured the idea as well as coined the term…

October 1st, 2006 | | Re:Discovery