The song/title track is insanely catchy, and if you're not a Spanish-speaker don't worry. Guachi Guaro doesn't mean a damn thing, it's nonsense.
Give it a listen.
It's short, but I can imagine what this song live would be like. The improvisation on this one could easily add another 10 minutes with the catchy base of it all. Add the good vibes (ha!) the chemistry of it all and that classic Latin percussion and you get one amazing performance.. way back when.
A thanks goes to Dizzy Gillespie and Chano Pozo for the original production that would lead to this cover. Of course, Cal Tjader's version is better known, but a nod to Dizzy and Chano for making that possible! Another thank you to Willie Bobo for suggesting the name change. Good call.
The track is essential to the album. It's so important it appears on there twice, but that doesn't mean it's the only sound you'll find.
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It's really a classic because of the peek in his career. His next giant success wouldn't be until 1980, and just a couple of years after that he'd move on and leave us with way too many albums and collaborations. All of them influencing some artist or genre in one way or another.
I recommend at the very least giving this one a listen for its value in the Jazz world. I've personally been listening to this one since I was a fetus and I'm proud of it. You can find a stream on Grooveshark or Myspace for free.