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Various Artists: Cuba: I Am Time

BOX SET NEWS: The coffee table conversation piece of the month award goes to the new four-CD box set Cuba-I Am Time (Blue Jackel 5010). The CDs are set into a package resembling a box of Cuban cigars, and the enclosed booklet features a crisp color photograph of said smokables. It’s a kitschy touch for an impressive chronicle of a great musical culture, in close proximity to the United States yet a world away.

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