Festival Round up by Thump

Two fantastic articles from Thump rounding up the festival - check them out here:

David Garber: 

Logistically, making MANANA happen had presented a veritable Rubik's cube of challenges, including months of meetings with the Cuban culture board, hashing out how the event would benefit local musicians and the city's historic scene. 

Greg Scruggs:

But if sweeping change is coming to Cuba's music scene, it makes sense for it to begin in Santiago. The city has historically been the site of new beginnings.