A classic session, originally recorded by Al Santiago, of descargas (jam session) recorded in New York in the 1960s featuring the cream of latin musicians including: Cachao, Charlie Plamieri, Louie Ramirez, Kako, Hector LaVoe and many others. An awesome mix of Alegre, Fania, Tico Allstars type jam sessions, often featuring the same musicians as those labels.
'Descarga En K' is one of the greatest decargas ever recorded - New York Latin DJ.
The full list of musicians making up THE SALSA ALL STARS are:
Charlie Palmieri - Piano; Cachao Lopez - Bass; Kako - Timbales; Puchi Boulong, Victor Paz, Dave Gonzalez, Lionel Sanchez - Trumpets; Mario Rivera, Richie Meza, Morty Lazzar - Saxophones
Pupi Legarretta - Flute; Louie Ramirez, Frankie Malabe, Johnny 'Dandy' Rodriguez, Tito Jimenez, Cortijito, Pedro Perdomo, Chickie Perez - Percussion; Azuquita, Chamaco Ramirez - Vocals; Hector La Voe, Yayo El Indio, Santos Colon, Chivirico Davila - Coros.