Alfred Rodriguez and Pedrito Martinez – Duologue (Mack Avenue)

A duo featuring virtuosic Cuban artists — pianist Alfredo Rodriguez and percussionist Pedrito Martinez, both of whom double as singers — would seem to promise an explosion of heady Afro-Cuban music. And, at times, that’s what Duologue delivers, with the two following the stylistic guideposts cemented decades ago by the pioneering Cuban fusion group Irakere

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