Coro y Orquesta Ecos en el Desierto are a mexican orchestra from Torreón. Listen to their great version of “Venid, fieles todos”:
Mayaztek is a group of musicians from El Salvador, Mexico, and Los Angeles. They are performing a blend of Cumbia, Reggae, and Punk. Listen to their nice song “Different Day” and watch the nice music video!
Rodrigo y Gabriela is the second studio album by Mexican musical duo Rodrigo y Gabriela. It was first released in Ireland on February 17, 2006, where it debuted at #1 on the Irish Albums Chart. The album included covers of Led Zeppelin’s”Stairway to Heaven” and Metallica’s “Orion”, two artists whom the duo say influenced their music.
The song “Tamacun ” has been also part of the Soundtrack of the Pilot of “Breaking Bad ” Season 1
Negro y Azul from the soundtrack of the 7th episode of the 2nd season of Breaking Bad. It opens by sampling Negro Y Azul, a narcocorrido ( a drug song ) by Los Cuates de Sinaloa, cowritten by Vince Gilligan, inspired by the events depicted in the series, also called the Heisenberg song
Here you can find a good interview with the band explaining http://blogs.amctv.com/breaking-bad/2009/04/los-cuates-de-sinaloa-interview/
Maná is a pop rock band from Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, which already won three Grammy Awards. The were founded in 1978 and play a mix of pop, rock, latin pop with influences from Reggae. Listening to this song often while cycling traing on the home trainer, I thought I’d share it with you to. “Vivir Sin Aire” is so dreamy good!!!
Listen to their classic Clavado en un Bar
HopPo! is the name of Café Tacvba frontman Rubén Albarrán’s side project. Albarrán formed this band while Café Tacvba was on break during 2010.
3BallMty or Tribal Monterrey is a latin pop trio fom Monnterrey which popularized the tribal guarachero style. (Typical are the boots with a length up to 1,5 to 2 metres ) Here is their Number one hit from Mexico “Intentalo”
Did you realize that Salma Hayek, a Mexican actress is also known for her music? Here’s her nice song “Siente Mi Amor”:
Los Tigros Del Norte , a north-mexican band , they play the usual mexican music style named Norteñas or Corridos also called Narcocorridos. well known in Mexico but also in great parts of Latin-America and the US . Los Tigros del Norte has been founded in 1968 ; in 1988 and in 2007 they received the Grammy for latinamerican music , they´ve released already over 30 albums this is their song “Jefe de Jefes ”
Mexican Singer/Songwriter Graciela Maria has been singing since she was a little kid. Having livied in Mexico City for many years, she was part of the mexican electronic music scene and made music with local producers signal deluxe.In 2009 she met Berlin based producer Robot Koch in New York at his show at Coco66 in Brooklyn.They started making music together, meanwhile she already settled to Berlin. Here is her song “Sirius ” , (goes straight into my heart unless i don´t understand the language ;-( hear it and you understand it , what a great voice)