Eastside Sound of East Los Angeles in the ’60s

September 16, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews eight musical artists of what has become known as the "Eastside Sound" of East Los Angeles in the '60s.  His guests include the late Richard "Scar" Lopez of Cannibal & the Headhunters, George Delgado of The Premiers, Sal Murillo of The Blendells, Andy Tesso and Max Uballez of The Romancers, Rudy Salas of The Salas Brothers, and Ersi Arvizu of The Sisters.  Recordings of all of the above groups are played and discussed. 


Billy Cardenas

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Billy Cardenas, who managed and/or produced many East Los Angeles bands and vocal groups in the 1960s, including Cannibal & the Headhunters, The Premiers, The Blendells, The Romancers, The Sisters, Mark & the Escorts, Ronnie & the Pomona Casuals, and many others.  Selected recordings of many of his artists are played and discussed.