March 17, 2011

La Música Callejera, Pt. 2 - Zacatecas

Street Music of Mexico and Central America
July-October 1995

Read the series introduction here.

Dedicated to street musicians making a living peso a peso.

...6) Una callejonada de tamboraso clangs through the streets every night with a party in tow. The invited guests wear a little ceramic cup on a cord around their neck that receives regular refills of tequila. The rest of us just tag along for the fun. This party crashes you! Here they're playing the standard El mariachi loco and latest craze La Macarena. 7) This accordionist plays with his wife and children at his side in the evenings. During the day the young boy returns to play alone....

La Música Callejera - Zacatecas

Próxima estación: Guanajuato

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