Most predominantly English-speaking music markets have had an awful history of not accepting music sung in different languages. Sure, every now and than a “La Bamba” or “Gangnam Style” will come along to cut through the pack, but, at large, this ethnocentric mindset is sadly characteristic of the mainstream in these areas. 291 more words
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The New York born and LA based sisters, Petra, Tanya and Rachel Haden, daughters of a jazz musician, have been around for years, mainly performing cameos on rock albums. 377 more words
Ry Cooder & the Moula Banda Rhythm Aces; The Catalyst, Santa Cruz, CA; March 24, 1987.
Made in Japan. Copyright 2004.
Although fragments of video from this 1987 concert made it to YouTube recently, buyers in America still have a very hard time finding this CD. 203 more words
I write about stowing away all the music I know in the hope of finding something original