North of the Border Episode 26 – “Insurgent Mexico”

North of the Border Episode 26 – “Insurgent Mexico”

“Insurgent Mexico”; Music from and about the Mexican Revolution, with related commentary from the John Reed book, Insurgent Mexico, written in 1913 for the Metropolitan Magazine. Music by Amaro Ochoa, Dueto Miseria, Jose Moreno, Rosa con Pauraque, and more. »

North of the Border Episode 24 – “Eugenia León – Puño de Tierra”

North of the Border Episode 24 – “Eugenia León – Puño de Tierra”

“Eugenia León – Puño de Tierra”; Eugenia León dedicated this album to Mexican author, Juan Rulfo, and his classic novel Pedro Páramo. The music speaks to the rustic yet complex nature of those living close to the earth, like those in Rulfo’s writing. »

North of the Border Episode 25 – “The Huapango”

North of the Border Episode 25 – “The Huapango”

“The Huapango”; The son huasteco, recognized as huapango, is indigenous to the Huasteca region of Mexico. Listen to Lola Beltran, ChaCha Jimenez, Los Lobos and more perform some well-known música huasteca. »

North of the Border Episode 23 – “In Good Company – Oscar Hernandez”

North of the Border Episode 23 – “In Good Company – Oscar Hernandez”

“In Good Company – Oscar Hernandez”; featuring accordionist Oscar Hernandez in the good company of vocalists ChaCha Jimenez, Jesse Serrata, and Los Hermanos Bernal. »

North of the Border Episode 22-“Cuando Canta Una Mujer”

North of the Border Episode 22-“Cuando Canta Una Mujer”

“Cuando Canta Una Mujer”; celebrating the musical memory of Maria de la Luz Medina Harrison from Brownsville, Texas, featuring the voices of Las Hermanas Padilla, Lydia Mendoza, Dueto Amanecer and more. »

North of the Border Episode 21-“La Musica de Baldemar Huerta”

North of the Border Episode 21-“La Musica de Baldemar Huerta”

“La Musica de Baldemar Huerta”; Compilation of Freddy Fender Mexican favorites from the Grammy winning album, “La Musica de Baldemar Huerta.” »

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