Back Issue List
1991 - Volume 01
Num Month Description
01 Jan Poncho Sanchez, Marco Rizo (not available)
02 Feb Juan Formell
03 Mar Charlie Palmieri, Benny More
04 Apr Giovanni Hidalgo, El Gran Cachao
05 May Ladies Only (not available)
06 Jun/Jul Machito, Graciela, Mario Bauza (not available)
07 Aug Latin Jazz Issue
08 Sep Tito Rodriguez
09 Oct New York, New York (not available)
10 Nov Salsa Origins, Mongo Santamaria (not available)
11 Dec/Jan El Gran Combo, Ken Leo Rosa

1992 - Volume 02
Num Month Description
01 Feb Miguelito Valdes, Strunz & Farah (not available)
02 Mar Afro-Cubop, History
03 Apr Paquito D'Rivera, History of Clave
04 May The Ladies of Latin Music (not available)
05 Jun/Jul Joe Cuba, Leonardo Acosta
06 Aug Latin Jazz Issue
07 Sep Orestes Vilato, Proyecto Iroko
08 Oct Eddie Palmieri, Who Invented Mambo?
09 Nov Luis Conte, Doc Cheatham
10 Dec/Jan Willie Colon, Alberto Socaras

1993 - Volume 03
Num Month Description
01 Feb Dizzy Gillespie, Adalberto Alvarez
02 Mar Justo Almario, John Santos
03 Apr Chano Pozo, Cachao
04 May The Village Gate, Johnny Pacheco
05 Jun/Jul Ricardo Bentancourt, Emiliano Salvador
06 Aug The Women's Issue
07 Sep Gloria Estefan, Cal Tjader
08 Oct Marc Anthony, Astor Piazolla
09 Nov Ruben Blades
10 Dec/Jan Cachao, Juan Formell

1994 - Volume 04
Num Month Description
01 Feb Tito Puente, Jose Mangual
02 Mar Arsenio Rodriguez, The Cuban Issue
03 Apr La Mafia, Fran. Aguabella
04 May El Merengue
05 Jun/Jul Ray Barretto, Latin Jazz
06 Aug Cheito, Charanga Cubana
07 Sep The Women's Issue
08 Oct Juan Juis Guerra, Rafael Ithier
09 Nov Armando Peraza, Puerto Rico
10 Dec/Jan Roberto Perera, Music of S. America

1995 - Volume 05
Num Month Description
01 Feb Carmen Miranda, George Shearing
02 Mar The Youngblood of Tropical Music
03 Apr The Piano Issue
04 May Nicky Marrero, Helio Orovio
05 Jun/Jul Paquito D'Rivera, Poncho Sanchez
06 Aug Marc Anthony, Joe Bataan
07 Sep Albita/The Women's Issue
08 Oct Larry Harlow, Curacao
09 Nov Chico O'Farrill, Rafael Hernandez
10 Dec/Jan Los Van Van, Chucho Valdes

1996 - Volume 06
Num Month Description
01 Feb Jean Luc Ponty, Bobby Valentin
02 Mar Beatle Tribute, Noro Morales
03 Apr Paquito D'Rivera, Lucrecia
04 May Jose Fajardo, Dia De La Salsa
05 Jun/Jul Irakere, Lalo Schifrin
06 Aug Tito Puente, Los Papines
07 Sep Joe Loco, Salsa In P.R.
08 Oct Latin Jazz Issue
09 Nov Manny Manuel, Nuevo Flamenco
10 Dec/Jan Alberto Iznaga, Trina Medina

1997 - Volume 07
Num Month Description
01 Feb Latin Jazz I, Cuba Descarga
02 Mar Willie Bobo
03 Apr Patato Valdes, Michel Camilo
04 May Rafael Hernandez
05 Jun/Jul Tito Nieves, Jose Curbelo
06 Aug Conjunto Caney, Musica y Religion
07 Sep History of Latinized Afro-American Rhythms
08 Oct Latinized Afro-American Rhythms Pt 2
09 Nov Drum Issue, Manny Oquendo
10 Dec/Jan Albita, Mongo Santamaria

1998 - Volume 08
Num Month Description
01 Feb Celia Cruz, Gilberto Santa Rosa
02 Mar Giovanni Hidalgo, Isidro Infante
03 Apr Latin Jazz Issue, Oscar Hernandez
04 May Cepeda Family, Carlitos Del Puerto
05 Jun/Jul Tony Vega, Bamboleo
06 Aug Alex Acuna, Justo Almario
07 Sep Jack Costanzo, Orlando Marin
08 Oct Eddie Gomez, Rafael Cortijo
09 Nov Drum Issue
10 Dec/Jan Paquito D'Rivera, Cheo Feliciano

1999 - Volume 09
Num Month Description
01 Feb Tite Curet Alonso
02 Mar Bobby Capo, Herman Olivera
03 Apr Rafael Hernandez, Strunz & Farah
04 May Francisco Aguabella
05 Jun/Jul Fania All-Stars, Chucho Valdes
06 Aug Remembering Charlie Palmieri
07 Sep Lucrecia, Pacheco y Las Estrellas
08 Oct David Sanchez
09 Nov India
10 Dec/Jan Jimmy Bosch, Charanga

2000 - Volume 10
Num Month Description
01 Feb Latinization of the Vibraphone
02 Mar The Latin Flute, The Lebron Brothers
03 Apr Jane Bunnett, Marcelino "Rapindey" Guerra
04 May Remembering La Lupe
05 Jun/Jul Tito Puente, Ricardo Lemvo
06 Aug Remembering Tito Puente
07 Sep Richie Ray and Bobby Cruz
08 Oct The Latin Bass, Omara Portuondo
09 Nov Percussion Issue
10 Dec/Jan Carlos Santana, Latin Jazz Guitar

2001 - Volume 11
Num Month Description
01 Feb Toña La Negra, Issac Delgado
02 Mar Top Billing Wars, Orishas
03 Apr Tito Puente, Calle 54
04 May Victor Manuelle, Remembering Julio Andino
05 Jun/Jul Choco Orta, Antonio Arcano
06 Aug Walfredo De Los Reyes Sr., Angelo Pagan
07 Sep Johnny Polanco, Chico O'Farrill
08 Oct Juanes, Los Van Van
09 Nov Percussion Issue, Chano Pozo
10 Dec/Jan Oscar D'Leon, El Canario

2002 - Volume 12
Num Month Description
01 Feb Jimmy Sabater, Tania Maria
02 Mar Amaury Gutierrez, Benny More
03 Apr Roberto Perera, Tito Puente
04 May West Coast Salsa Congress, Oscar D'Leon
05 Jun/Jul Eddie Palmieri, The Cuatro, Juanes
06 Aug Music of Brazil, Juan-Carlos Formell
07 Sep Enrique Iglesias, Orestes Lopez
08 Oct Marc Anthony, Juan Pablo Torres
09 Nov Percussion Issue
10 Dec/Jan Ruben Blades

2003 - Volume 13
Num Month Description
01 Feb Bobi Cespedes, Aunt Inezita
02 Mar Larry Harlow, Calle Ocho
03 Apr Mongo Santamaria, Paquito D'Rivera
04 May Ray Barretto, Tata Palau, Pachuco Boogie
05 Jun/Jul Los Soneros Del Barrio, Pete Escovedo
06 Aug Salsa Music Rivalries
07 Sep Celia Cruz
08 Oct Poncho Sanchez, Tite Curet Alonso
09 Nov Percussion Issue, Roberto Roena
10 Dec/Jan World Latin Music, Batacumbele

2004 - Volume 14
Num Month Description
01 Feb Ruben Gonzalez, Pleneros
02 Mar Dirty Dancing, Collectors Fair of Memorabilia
03 Apr Nestor Torres, Armando Peraza, Latin Jazz Issue
04 May 6th Annual West Coast Salsa Congress
05 Jun/Jul Spanish Harlem Orchestra, The Latin Violin
06 Aug Cachao, Moacir Santos, Willie Rosario
07 Sep Latin Giants of Jazz, Oscar D'Leon, Daniel Santos
08 Oct Jose Alberto "El Canario", Trios, Los Lobos
09 Nov Annual Percussion Madness Issue
10 Dec/Jan Obie Bermudez, 2004 Top Ten CDs, Casino de la Playa

2005 - Volume 15
Number Month Description
01 Feb Ricky Gonzalez, Lucho Macedo, Radio Mundial
02 Mar George Delgado, The Bolero
03 Apr Juan Pablo Torres, Latin Jazz Issue
04 May 7th Annual West Coast Salsa Congress, Public Radio
05 Jun/Jul Ernie Acevedo & Conjunto Imagen, Frank Emilio Flynn
06 Aug Andy Andy, Ismael Quintana
07 Sep Reggaeton's Bimbo, Graciela
08 Oct Dave Valentin, History of the Cuban Tres
09 Nov Annual Percussion Issue, Juicy and Eric
10 Dec/Jan First Annual World Salsa Championship

2006 - Volume 16
Num Month Description
01 Feb Fania is Back, Juan Tizol, Frankie Morales
02 Mar Modesto Cepeda, Pedro Luis Ferrer
03 Apr Ray Barreto, Nachito Herrera, P.R. Jazz Pioneers
04 May Little Johnny Rivero, Andy Gonzalez, Jairo Varela
05 Jun/Jul Angel Fernandez, Joe Bataan, Ben Conga
06 Aug Andrea Brachfeld, Latin Piano Masters
07/08 Sep/Oct Flamenco, Shakira, Hector Lavoe
09 Nov Annual Percussion Issue, Changuito
10 Dec/Jan Let's Dance, 2006 Top Ten CDs, La Orquesta Aragon

2007 - Volume 17
Num Month Description
01 Feb Quique Talavera, A Brief History of Cuba's Female Bands
02 Mar Richie Ray & Bobby Cruz, Manny Oquendo
03 Apr Perez Prado, Ignacio Berroa, Louie Bauzo
04 May Spanish Harlem Orchestra, Maelo Ruiz
05 Jun/Jul Arturo Sandoval and Latin Jazz
06 Aug Chembo Corniel, Cuba's Piano Masters
07 Sep Hector Lavoe, Mon Rivera, Nat "King" Cole
08 Oct Lefty Perez, Miguelito Valdes
09 Nov Annual Percussion Issue, Bobby Sanabria
10 Dec/Jan Zon del Barrio, 2007 Top Ten CDs

2008 - Volume 18
Num Month Description
01 Feb Ralph Irizarry, Patato, Raúl Azpiazú
02 Mar Ismael Miranda, Hispanic Radioactivity, Andy Palacio
03 Apr Dave Samuel's Caribbean Jazz Project, Marty Sheller
04 May New Fania Remixes, Cachao, Al Escobar
05 Jun/Jul Herman Olivera, Graciela, Celia off-Broadway
06 Aug Jazz Hamilton, Lila Downs, Max Salazar
07 Sep Gustavo Santaolalla's Bajofondo
08 Oct Fania All Stars
09 Nov Annual Percussion Issue, 30 Years After Siembra
10 Dec/Jan Choco Orta, 2008 Top Ten CDs, Julieta Venegas

2009 - Volume 19
Num Month Description
01 Feb Salsa Hitmaker Tite Curet Alonso
02 Mar La Excelencia, Voices of Latin Rock
03 Apr Humberto Ramirez, Harvey Averne, Panama Jazz Fest
04 May Pablo Mayor & Folklore Urbano, Dia Nacional de la Salsa
05 Jun/Jul Conjunto Imagen, Afro Cuban All Stars
06 Aug Sizzling Salsa Summer (last printed issue of Latin Beat Magazine)