Soundtracks of Significance: “Buena Vista Social Club”

David Conrad

David has a Ph.D. in history from the University of Texas at Austin. He loves foreign films, westerns, war flicks, and has read nearly every word J.R.R. Tolkien ever wrote. David lived in Japan for three years and is always eager to talk about it. Follow him on Twitter at @davidaconrad or email him at

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  1. I’ve only seen the movie once but I’ve listened to this album countless times. Both are favorites of mine. (I’ve actually tracked down solo albums from many of the artists. Great stuff.)

  2. This album is amazing. It’s definitely lasted in my life longer than my memories of the film.