Final update! ELIXIR!
As many of us are about to raise our glasses for the close of 2015 and welcome a New Year, I want raise my glass to you and to thank... Read more
~~~ VINYL CELEBRATION WEDNESDAY!~~~
This coming wednesday we are celebrating the VINYL RELEASE of ELIXIR (Finally!) on PEACE and RHYTHM Records with an OLA FRESCA show at JOES PUB 9:30 PM! It is going to be... Read more
ELIXIR CELEBRATION TONIGHT!
Dear friends most of you have received your ELIXIR and the album you helped fund making it's way around the world and getting great reviews, radio airplay, club play, and... Read more
Almost forgot ... TheELIXIR 180 gram Vinyl album is being pressed and will be arriving sometime mid June! In the meantime if you want a digital download let me know... Read more
ELIXIR CDs mailing to you!
Dear friends I am about to mail out all the ELIXIR CD rewards finally!
Most of you should receive your cd rewards by week's end so be on the... Read more
~ ~ ~ Finally ... ELIXIR! ~ ~ ~
Today and tomorrow I will be sending out 125 emails individually out to all of you beautiful people who supported the production and creation of the new OLA... Read more
Invitation - First Listen this WED
Dear friends please join me this coming Wednesday night for a first listen of ELIXIR!
OLA FRESCA's Elixir has just been completed and will soon be on the way to... Read more
~ ~ ~ Elixir final stages ~~~
My friends, as 2015 begins I am pleased to report that your ELIXIRis very close to completion and now in the "mastering" phase (sorry it's on Cuban time!) So while... Read more
~~~Download from ELIXIR NOW! ~~~
Happy Thanksgiving! I again want to again express my gratitude to all of you for
backing my kickstarter campaign earlier this year.
(short version- SCROLL DOWN TO... Read more
~~~~~~~~~~ ELIXIR to TAPE ~~~~~~~~~~~~
One of the great teachers of my life and music, Sheila Barrish, my vocal teacher at Miami Dade for many years, used to say, "everything is about the process; focus... Read more
~~~~~~~ELIXIR en Progresso ~~~~~~~~~~
Hola from Park Slope Brooklyn my dear friends and backers, I hope this note finds you well! It has been a great summer thus far and I am happy to... Read more
~~~~~~~ TEN YEARS A WAVE~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Dear backers I hope your spring is going well!
Please make a plan come dance and celebrate with me at S.O.B.S on MAY30th for 10th Anniversary of OLA FRESCA"s first album... Read more
ELIXIR sessions... Basic tracks are recorded!
I hope the spring is arriving as beautifully where you are as in Park Slope Brooklyn, where in my backyard I have seen Peregrine falcons, Robins, and cardinals... Read more
MANY THANKS TO ALL 122 OF YOU!
OLA FRESCA's album is funded and we will
proceed to record ELIXIR in Brooklyn in a few weeks
and deliver it to you... Read more
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Neil Young's PONOMUSIC
Just a quick update to let you all know that OLA FRESCA's album ELIXIR will be delivered digitally (as well as on vinyl for those who picked that perk) to... Read more
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Almost Fully Funded!
Hola Amigos y Amigas...
OLA FRESCA is almost fully funded now because of you! (85% as I write!) We have a few hours to go and I'm making a big... Read more
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~A Taste of ELIXIR 4u!
Free Download of a live bootleg take of the title track which is the heart of ELIXIR! THANKS for the support! Happy Friday! Jose
We have a weekend... Read more
1,2,3 what do i see....?
We have just turned the corner folks! 3 days to go and we are now at 51% funded and the excitement building... And now I am happy to give you... Read more
BANDERA Live at Shapeshifter Brooklyn
Amigos y Amigas. Skip to the bottom to see a great pro vid of the new OLA FRESCA....
I wanted to show the world exactly why this album we are... Read more
Gabriel "Chinchilita" Machado is from Victoria Las Tunas, a small rural town on the central highway between Camaguey and Holguinin eastern Cuba, not far from the... Read more