Cuban Fantasy

Saturday 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m.

The best in new and classic Latin and Afro-Cuban sounds.

Marc Taras surrounds himself with records for a living. In his "day job" he's the proprietor of a local record shop. Saturday evenings he spins tunes for all of us during Cuban Fantasy. He's a prime example of how WEMU's hosts turn their passion for music and community service into great radio.

M. GOUIN

Something happened. In my radio career I have been fortunate enough to interview hundreds of people from all walks of life (an interview with Jimmy Carter from not too long ago has been on my mind this week).

In advance of Record Store day, Mlive chats with PJs Used Records and CDs co-owner Marc S. Taras (and host of Cuban Fantasy ) on starting a record collection.

WEMU's Weekend Rewind: 08-16-14 and 08-17-14

Aug 18, 2014

Listen to last weekend's programs here:

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While we love to feature the all-time greats of music on WEMU, we also look for deserving unknown ensembles, such as The Aguabella Latin Jazz Band which received their CD premiere for “Baker: Gateway To Death Valley” this morning. We had actually played many of these musicians before when they were in the band led by the late, great conga player, Francisco Aguabella. Today they keep Aguabella’s legacy alive. Now you know how they found their beautiful name. Based around Pasadena, California,...