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 Sep 9th 2012 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
Los Lobos “Anselma” from Los Lobos: Just Another Band from East L.A. (Rhino/Warner Bros. 1993) —Hound Dog Brown is filling in for The Mighty Carlos tonight. And, Senor Carlos picked out the music and lent me the CDs for this fine program, except where noted otherwise. Gracias, Carlos, for letting me fill in! ; - )Buy it!
Hip Hop Hoodios “Havana Nagila” from Carne Masada Quite Possibly the Very Best... (Jazzheads Inc. 2009) —The Hip Hop Hoodios are a Hispanic Jewish hip hop group from New York. The title of this song is an obvious play on the words "hava na gala". Carlos lent me this CD and invited me to pick out two cuts, and these are the two I picked!Buy it!
Cosa Nostra “Bandojo” from Squeeze It Tight, Mexican hot-funky Grooves 1971-1972 (Vampisoul 2004)Buy it!
Texas Tornados “Ando Muy Borracho” from Hangin' On By a Thread (Warner Bros./Nashville 1992) —These two Texas Tornados cuts are from my very own CD. The Tornados do the best Tex Mex I've heard.Buy it!
Texas Tornados “Guacamole” from Hangin' On By a Thread (Warner Bros./Nashville 1992) —The Tornados are/were an all-star band of Freddy Fender, Flaco Jiminez, Doug Sahm, and Augie Meyers. Thanks again to Carlos for providing the CDs and playlist. It was some fun! ; - )Buy it!
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