Arsenio Orteza

Arsenio is a music reviewer for WORLD Magazine and one of its original contributors from 1986. Arsenio resides in China. Follow him on Twitter @ArsenioOrteza.

New or recent CDs

Music
by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 8/29/19, 12:16 pm

Love Will Find a Way

Philip Bailey

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Nostalgic glow

Music | Once Upon a Time’s soundtrack is a tribute to genre-free ’60s pop
by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 8/20/19, 09:49 am

It has become a cliché to refer to Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time in Hollywood as a “love letter”—to Tinseltown, to Tarantino’s youth, to 1969 itself (just in time for the year’s 50th anniversary!). But even with its smattering of gratuitous violence, the film is better described as a fairy tale (hence its title’s first four words). 

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Recent jazz albums

Music
by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 8/15/19, 02:39 pm

Antidote

Chick Corea & the Spanish Heart Band

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