Cuban band Sierra Maestra in Edinburgh- Wed 7th March

4 03 2012

Just one week to go until Cuban band Sierra Maestra astound us with their talent, live at The Jam House in Edinburgh!  Sierra Maestra have been stars of Cuban music ever since the late 1970s and return to the UK this March after playing a key part in the recent worldwide boom in Cuban traditional music. Like vintage rum, they just get better and better!

Wednesday 7th March, 8.00pm – 1.00am  @ The Jam House, 5 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH2 1JE,  Tickets £16 (£14 students).  Make sure you buy your tickets in advance by calling 0131 621 7721. Tickets also available from  Cash only on door on the night.

Bannockburn Salsa night next Friday -17th Feb

11 02 2012

Bannockburn Salsa night – Regular monthly social night with Filipe & Anne & DJ Lorna (3rd fris of the month).  Definitely worth travelling for folks, a few folks are planning to go through from Dundee.

Friday, 9:00pm – 1:00am – February 17 th.  Bannockburn Miners Welfare and Social Club 36 Morrison Drive , Bannockburn. There’s also a DJ challenge next fri.  Map here :

If you’re new to Salsa more details about other regular social Scottish latin/salsa events can be found on or via Salsalink which you can sign up for on the website.  Happy dancing !

Salsa Night @ Bannockburn this Friday

17 11 2011


Salsa night, Friday 18th November 2011.
Bannockburn Miners Welfare & Social Club
36 Morrison Street Bannockburn
Time 9:00pm – 1:00am
DJ Lorna and guest DJ James
Cheap Bar , fabulous sprung dance floor

There’s a Map here

Medieval Ball, Edinburgh Nov 11th

5 11 2011

Remember Next Friday 11th Nov is the Medieval Salsa Ball in Edinburgh with workshop & show with Leon Rose.  There is a private bus from Dundee going email asap for contact details regarding this.  For more details


Two more salsa events..

19 10 2011

Salsa social in Bannockburn this Friday 21st October 2011.9pm-1am
DJ Lorna majors at the Bannockburn Miners Miners Welfare
36 Morrison Street Bannockburn see

Also Live band in Edinburgh on 5th Nov sound good, you need photo ID though as it’s at Edin Uni. See

Salsa North events

11 06 2011
Some of you may be interested in these events up north : Rohan Brown in July with a live Latin Band. Beginners class with a Zumba warm up before Rohan takes over. Poster attached & web link is  Mixture of NY X body and Cuban style but focus will be on Cuban for this event with Rohan.  Students can buy tickets online and Jermaine can help you find B&B accommodation if required.  Also there may still be a few places left for the Lismore event next weekend.

2 events this weekend

7 06 2011

Salsa night at Bannockburn

Friday 10th June 2011.9pm-1am, DJ Lorna majors at the Bannockburn Miners Miners Welfareand Social Club 36 Morrison Street , Bannockburn.  FREE Fun, Intermediate/Advanced Rueda Workshop with David and Denise of The Latin Dance Connection, 9.00 – 9.45 and then Salsa till 1.00 , cheap Bar , fabulous sprung dance floor  There’s a Map here :

Band at Duke’s Corner, Dundee- Sat 11th June

Band Dias Quartet on this Saturday (11th June) at The Duke’s Corner, Dundee. They mainly do Brazilian stuff but also a bit of Salsa/Cuban, and it’s free entry. Music starts at 9.30pm.