Stories from Marco Werman

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Chopping garlic to Paco de Lucía

In college we used to shout with the live crowd on Paco de Lucía's “Friday Night in San Francisco.” It wasn't because we were mimicking the audience, but because Paco de Lucía’s playing was so invigorating and inspiring. You couldn’t help yourself. That album was one of my first portals into this realm we've come to call "world music."