Dave Santiago & Latin Affair is a 7-14 pc based Salsa/ son band, That plays original as well as traditional Cuban/Puerto Rican Latin/music, with the Dancer in mind. With thier recent CD realease 'Dave Santiago & latin affair Rumbeando en el solar' Dave & the band has taken New york tristate area, and the east coast by storm,and has opened for business in Fla. playing at the most popular venues and competeing with the top bands in the Industry.In addition to being the top rated Latin band here on gigmasters (5 stars!!!!!):Dave and the band are now one of the top rated Latin orchestras in the industry,and arguably the busiest.In addition to permforning in a night club/concert setting, Dave is also available and very well versed,in weddings,Corporate affairs, galas, Dinner Dances, Funraisers, and lectures on Latin music. Dave likes to consider his music as 'Latin music with a New York attitude'. Dave works hard with his clients to ensure that any event he performs will be a success, and something that will be talked about for a long time. Thus a top rating. Along with being a great showman Dave is a well acomplished master of ceremonies and announcer, and DJ. for an all inclusive expierience. Dave & the band has shared the stage with such notable artists such as, Raulin Rosendo,Conjunto Clasico, Jose alberto,Wayne Gorbea, Jimmy Bosh,Son Sublime, Toro band to name a few. and just finnished a show with El Gran Combo, The band has also recently returned from a successful tour in Cleveland Ohio,Martha's VineYard and Iowa, As well as releasing thier cd in Europe.Dave Santiago and latin affair has appeared in publications such as 'Latin beat magazine','beat magazine', along with recieving great reviews globally, and was chosen one of the top ten bands by music historian max salazar for 2002, in addition to making latin beat magazine's hit parade 12 times in the year 2002 and 2003 respectivly, with thier hits 'la peluca' 'Chibola' and 'la botija de abuelito', They are currently working on thier second release, Armed with the top musicians in the business, The band is able to travel both domestically and abroad. If You want a great show and authentic Cuban,latin music,and someone who cares about your event as well as paying great attention to deatail and your needs,Dave Santiago and Latin Affair is the band to book, check out our testimonials,and compare, They speak for themselves.