On December 7, 2010 John and his son, Francis Benitez brought their respective bands to the congahead.com studio to perform.
Percussionist and composer, Ralph MacDonald appeared with Toph-E and the Pussycats at elegant club, Covet Lounge in NYC. Amongst the audience were 90 year old music business legend, Morty Craft and music promoter, Charles Carlini.
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Three wonderful sets of Latin Jazz with Samuel Torres’ band with vocals by Lara Bello at the Zinc Bar on West 3rd St, NYC. September 15, 2010.
Drummer Ernesto Simpson along with conguero, Samuel Torres and piano player and composer, Manuel Valera performed a song for congahead.com in Montvale, NJ
Trombone great, Conrad Herwig known for his work in Salsa with Eddie Palmieri and with the Frank Sinatra, Jr. orchestra. He is an Associate Professor at Rutgers University and has recently joined the staff of Juliard School of Music
Trombonist, Marshall Gilkes while on a break from his work with the WDR Radio Orchestra of Cologne, Germany visited congahead.com’s studio to record his composition, Slashes.