George Benson is a very good ping pong player. I discovered this while covering the Free Jazz Festival in Sao Paulo Brazil. I could hear the ball bouncing and saw a crowd gathered around the table in the lobby of the Maksoud Plaza Hotel. After the guitarist dispatched two opponents and started to walk away, […]
The world has lost a magnificent musician and magnetic personality with the passing of longtime Santana conga player Raul Rekow. Heartfelt wishes to all who knew and loved him. Spinterview is working on a tribute to Raul, and his late bandmate Armando Peraza, for 2016.