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  • n. A Cuban equivalent of salsa music.

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Examples

  • A relatively new genre called timba, says Jorge Gómez, the pianist and director of Tiempo Libre Yoani Sánchez afirma que Raúl Castro quiere silenciar a los blogueros cubanos La cantante puertorriqueña Olga Tañón se unió al gobierno de Puerto Rico para pedir a EEUU que apruebe las visas de la delegación de Cuba y asegurar así su participación los Juegos Centroamericanos y del Caribe (JCC) Mayagüez 2010.

    HispanicTips

  • A megastar in Cuba, Delgado is known for his elegant but streetwise approach to the aggressively percussive Cuban dance music called timba, or Cuban salsa.

    Reuters: Top News

  • A relatively new genre called timba, says Jorge Gómez, the pianist and director of Tiempo Libre Cuban chef Rolando Gonzalez has managed to captivate Southern California's palate with Cuba's most typical and traditional tastes.

    HispanicTips

  • Over the last decades, salsa has become even more prominent here, especially a genre called timba that combines traditional Cuban music with horns as well as elements of jazz, rock or even reggae.

    CANOE Travel Features

  • AfroCuba! takes a standard salsa night and goes deeper, bringing in the live Cuban drums and exposing attendees to rumba, timba and guanguanco.

    Nightlife Agenda: Holiday parties, EPMD and '90s dance grooves

  • Buckeye Terrorist Fist Jab Nation in reply to a comment from timba

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  • | Reply | Permalink timba asks: You really think Hillary is gonna beat McCain?

    Obama Meets With John Edwards

  • You know, timba, I can't believe you brought up the name George McGovern in an unfavorable light in comparison to Barak Obama.

    Obama Meets With John Edwards

  • | Reply | Permalink timba writes Fact is ... everyone from Hillary to Limbaugh to Kristol to Coulter is scared shitless to diss Obama.

    Edwards Aide: John Having Private Endorsement Discussions With Hillary, Obama; "Greater Than 50% Chance" He'll Endorse

  • Armageddon T. Thunderbird in reply to a comment from timba

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