16 septiembre 2017

La canción de la semana #560

...is Johnny Winter's Self Destruction Blues, performed by Deaf Dogs. This blues-rock band hails from Cantabria and features Marco Pardo (vocals and guitar), Paco Gómez (guitar), Pitu Magaldi (bass) and Antonio Pérez (drums). Deaf Dogs play in El Cazurro (Liencres) on Thursday, 21 September.

03 septiembre 2017

La canción de la semana #594

...is No a la guerra by two bands from Barcelona, La Pegatina and Che Sudaka. This song was recorded on occasion of the 10th anniversary of La Pegatina's debut album, Al carrer!

05 agosto 2017

La canción de la semana #590

...is Afiches by La Lunfardita, the band from Madrid who fuse Argentine tango with gypsy swing.

La Lunfardita are:

  • Carol Dubois, vocals
  • Simon Gumbo, guitar
  • Jesús Peñaranda, accordeon
  • Alejandro (Pollo) Ollero, double bass

30 julio 2017

La canción de la semana #589

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of their debut album, El Poder de Machín, Amparanoia released El Coro De Mi Gente — sort of "The Best of Amparanoia", every song featuring a guest artist. And, man, what artists! From Aterciopelados to Chambao to Manu Chao to Marina Abad to Sargento Garcia — not to mention the title track featuring Macaco!

22 julio 2017

La canción de la semana #588

...is Señorita performed by Chick Corea and Béla Fleck. On Monday, 17 July 2017, I was lucky to see and hear this fantastic duo performing live in Jardines de Viveros, Valencia.