There are 2 intertwined groups, this one taking the name of another's album title and both of them sharing players (the recurring theme is Dave Samuels). How about a look and listen to the Caribbean Jazz Project, and the Afro Bop Alliance?

Dave Samuels, Paquito D'Rivera and Andy Narrell shared a love for Caribbean-infused jazz: and << All their stuff is infectious; here's the place to start >>

Joe McCarthy a Latin percussionist drives the ABA. Their newest draws raves: They have Paquito D'Rivera sitting in, and the previous meeting, a CJP project, was equally good. Here's his/ their Site:

Some CJP tunes: << Ritmo tropical writ large << From the Afro Bop Alliance album
BONUS +: a 2-hour recording from '05, in 2 parts: and << Exquisite and exciting --a rare combo of elements

Some ABA tunes: << Currently available only as a download through the Usual Suspect
BONUS: a full-hour concert: << A smaller group << Rosslyn is a Ritz-o Virginia suburb of Washington, D.C.

The Sites for the principals: and and