Danny invites Lester Rey into his studio for a look into Latin American/Afro Caribbean beat making. Born and raised in Chicago’s Humboldt Park, Rey was taught to play the congas by the neighborhood itself. In this episode he shows us how he puts a modern spin on traditional rhythms & structures. Armed with his Native Instruments Maschine, congas, a keyboard and his voice, Lester Rey charms his way into our hearts and our minds.
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