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Andar Alegre! 

A quien no le gusta andar alegre?

Disfrutando de unas cheves con los amigos o familiares se nos olvidan los problemas. Claro siempre y cuando estemos tomando pasiva mente. 100 palabras más

Yes, America's Got [Mariachi] Talent

Meet Alondra Santos, the adorable 13-year-old Mexican singer, who claims to have inherited her love of music from — who else? — her abuela.

Watch little Alondra as she dazzles the judges, as her entire… 6 palabras más

Television

Bandas norteñas stepping up the rhythm

I got into this band from Culiacán Grupo 360 about three years ago. I think they’re great for a few reasons. First, they use more tone-leading –on both bajo sexto and accordion –and minor chords, which makes the music more emotional and interesting than that produced by older groups relying on the tonic and fifth (except in the case of great singers like Cadetes de Linares). 229 palabras más

Liberacion Norteña - El Columpio

Here’s a video of my nephew’s band in Cotati. More to come soon!

Music Video

RAFAGAS DE ALTO CALIBRE: Atentan Contra Javier Rosas

Este fin de semana el cantante Javier Rosas fue agredido a plena luz del dia en su ciudad natal, Culiacan Sinaloa mientras manejaba por las calles de dicha ciudad. 23 palabras más

Features

This Mexican Mayor Lifted a Woman's Skirt in Public at a $1-Million Party, Because Mexico

Awwww Mexico…

The land of the collective smooch and the “coold cocnuts” is also the Global Headquarters of mustachioed, sombrero-clad disgusting politicians.

In the latest Kafkaesque episode of our never boring political telenovela, Mexican Mayor… 127 palabras más

Television

El Sonecito

Just found out about this dude, he makes excellent corridos! Sonecito, or Sergio Campos, evokes the music style prohibited by the church and authorities in the 18th century because it, and its cousin the copla, was a folk style that criticized the powerful in its time. 9 palabras más