Video | Questlove Cuban Mini-Documentary

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Last month The Roots drummer Questlove returned to Havana, Cuba where the band at previously performed in 2002 at Teatro America. For this journey Questlove headed south without his bandmates for a trip that included two nights DJ-ing at Fabrica de Arte Cubano, loads of vinyl record shopping and purchasing, touring the famed EGREM studios in Old Havana where The Buena Vista Social Club and other legendary Cubans recorded albums and much more.



Okayplayer’s film crew was on hand in Havana to document Questo’s adventures in Cuba, resulting in the below 13-minute mini-documentary directed by Jauretsi and Daniel Petruzzi. Watch as Cuban producer and DJ Edgaro Productor n Jefe guides Questlove across the historic city.



For a sample of the wax Questlove brought back with him to the U.S., check out this Instagram post he shared of all the LP covers he purchased on the island.