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Nov. 14, 2005

Latin Band Tiempo Libre Performs On 'Talk Of Iowa' Nov. 18

Miami-based Tiempo Libre, one of the hottest young Latin bands today, performs live on the Nov. 18 edition of  "Talk of Iowa" radio program, broadcast live at 10 a.m. on WSUI AM 910 from The Java House in Iowa City.

Tiempo Libre will bring their brand of high voltage Latin jazz to the stage of Iowa City's Englert Theatre at 8 p.m.  Tiempo Libre is committed to sharing the Latin musical heritage and reinvigorating traditional Cuban music with a youthful and modern sound. Several other guests will also discuss the culture of Iowa's flourishing Latino community.

Hosted and produced by Ben Kieffer, "Talk of Iowa Live " offers an eclectic variety of topics and guests for its listeners. The public is invited to join the audience at The Java House in downtown Iowa City. It can be heard on WSUI AM 910 from Iowa City/Cedar Rapids, WOI AM 640 from Ames/Des Moines, KTPR - FM  91.1 from Fort Dodge, KOWI FM 97.9 from Lamoni and KWOI FM 90.7 from Carroll. The broadcast can also be heard in streaming audio at http://wsui.uiowa.edu/ by clicking on "Listen to WSUI"; it is rebroadcast on WSUI at 10 p.m. Fridays.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 371, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

CONTACTS: Media: George McCrory, 319-384-0012, george-mccrory@uiowa.edu;