Written by | November 6, 2015 7:14 | No Comments

Morris deftly chronicles the band’s recording career, more often than not letting the musicians (and producers) provide the historical perspective. He makes no grand pronouncements and indulges in no hyperbole. He is as equally generous in complimenting their successes as he is direct in addressing their failures

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Written by | October 19, 2015 13:18 | No Comments

He talked about the formation of the band in East Los Angeles in 1973, but the story really started when he saw Los Lobos perform at the Olympic Auditorium in 1980. They were opening for punk band Public Image Limited (John Lydon’s post-Sex Pistols band), and the Mexican traditional music was, at the time, not totally well received by the LA punk crowd

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Written by | October 1, 2015 12:58 | No Comments

A busy September, 33% more songs than August, and certainly Funkadelic alone makes this a great month. even if otherwise it could be considered somewhat more of an albums month. Nothing really jumps out, does it?
A busy September, 33% more songs than August, and certainly Funkadelic alone makes this a great month. even if otherwise it could be considered somewhat more of an albums month. Nothing really jumps out, does it?

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Written by | September 25, 2015 8:51 | No Comments

Gates Of Gold – Los Lobos – Heavy duty rock album from one of the last bands standing, this one peaks often and high, the first three songs are so good you wait for the dip till you reach the the 11th song, the the Band worthy “Magdalena” and realize it ain’t happening. ALBUM OF THE WEEK – A-

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Written by | September 20, 2015 17:53 | No Comments

I had a week to give nightmares to Donald Trump, after seeing Guadalajara-born Le Butcherettes at Amoeba on Thursday, I head up very early to Levitt Pavilion on Saturday evening to see legendary Chicano band Los Lobos,… but I should not even mention this idiot Trump, this is Los Angeles after all, the biggest Latino capital in Northern America.

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Written by | 3:52 | No Comments

Los Lobos, the famous East LA band, gave a fantastic free concert to cloture Levitt Pavilion summer concert series. The crowd was quite big, the temperature very warm, is it really the end of summer? I probably as Los Lobos for the first time 20 years ago, hard to believe! Hairs may be whiter but the guitars still sound the same, they even have a new album (‘Gates of Gold’) out soon,… the wolves have survived very well all these years. Here are a few pictures of the show.

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