Latin Hemispheres (Music)
Providing a wide spectrum of contemporary tunes, beats, sounds and pulsations all with the Latin touch. From club dance to traditional rhythms, from tock to jazz, from chill to throb. Two hours of fun, grace, weird and the human spirit. ¡Asi nos gusta!
Sun Mar 27th 2011 1.00am–3.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Charlie Wadhams/Gus Seyffert “Guilty As Charged”
from Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Columbia) —Sung by John C. Riley.... or so it appears.
Jose Gallegos “Rudy's Theme”
from Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Crossover Dreams (Ekektra)
Virgilio Marti/Ruben Blades “Todos Vuelven”
from Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Crossover Dreams (Ekektra) —A Peruvian Waltz, circa 1949. Also on 'Buscando America' the Ruben Blades release in 1984
Antonio Banderas & Los Lobos “Cancion Del Mariachi”
from Mexico & Mariachis: Music from and Inspired By Robert Rodriguez's El Mariachi Trilogy (Milan Records 2006) R —Written by Cesar Rosas, originally a slow ranchero song, reworked by Roberto Rodriguez & Los Lobos.
Carmen McRae “Besame Mucho”
from Body And Soul (Universal Music Classics & Jazz 2010) —Consuelo Velázquez wrote this tune 1940, one that has been redone/covered more than any other song, translated into more than 20 languages, appears in several movies, declared the song of the century. The Mexican composer was a teenager when she wrote it.
Maurice White, Allee Willis & Al McKay “September/The Joker”
from Babel (Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture) (Concord Records) —The Shinichi Osawa remix, feat. Fatboy Slim, as we all know the track from Earth, Wind & Fire.
Blanquito Man, Celso Piña & Control Machete y Su Runda Bogota “Cumbia Sobre El Rio”
from Babel (Music from and Inspired By the Motion Picture) (Concord Records 2006) —The original Colombian cumbia rhythm with an added new twist called Sonidero cumbia.
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