Archive for November, 2008

Las Ketchup – Asereje

Monday, November 24th, 2008

Las Ketchup is a Latin Grammy Award nominated 4-girl group composed of sisters Lola, Pilar, Lucía, and Rocío Muñoz from Córdoba in Andalucia, Spain. They are the daughters of Juan Muñoz, a flamenco guitarist known as El Tomate (The Tomato). Before Rocío’s addition to the group in 2006, the other three girls had success with their worldwide hit “Aserejé”, also known as “The Ketchup Song”.

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Radio Futura – Escuela de Calor

Monday, November 17th, 2008

Radio Futura was a pop rock Spanish group. They rose to become one of the most popular bands in Spain during the 1980s and early 1990s. In 1989 they were voted the best Spanish act of the 80s.

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Azul Y Negro – Es El Colmo

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Azul y Negro was founded in 1981 by Carlos G. Vaso: (born 1953 in Cartagena, Spain) a multi instrumentalist, songwriter and producer, and Joaquin Montoya: (b. 1950 Cartagena). Azul y Negro was the pioneers of synth and electropop in Spain. The first album La Edad De Los Colores came out later in 1981. The year after the album La Noche (The Night) was released, followed by the better known Digital.

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El Meswy – Como Mola

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

El Meswy is a hip hop artist originally from Alarcon, Spain. He presently resides in Brooklyn, NY. Introduced to Spanish hip hop in 1985, he became interested in the graffiti movement that was unfolding in his neighborhoods, and taught himself how make his individual mark through graffiti. Later influenced by American hip hop artists, El Meswy taught himself to rap, and is today one of the most listened to artists throughout Spain.

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