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Eastside Sound of East Los Angeles in the ’60s

Eastside Sound of East Los Angeles in the ’60s

September 16, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews seven musical artists from 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 the above groups are played and discussed.

Los Illegals

Los Illegals

September 16, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Willie Herron, Jesus "Xuiy" Velo, and Bill Reyes of the East L.A. punk band Los Illegals about their career and plays selected recordings from their catalog.

Mark Guerrero

Mark Guerrero

September 16, 2018

Mark Guerrero talks about his career and plays recordings from his catalog.  Mark has recorded with GNP Crescendo Records with Mark & the Escorts, Kapp Records with Nineteen Eighty-Four, Ode Records as a solo artist (produced by Lou Adler), Capitol Records as a solo artist, and A&M Records with Tango.

Geri Gonzalez aka Geree

Geri Gonzalez aka Geree

September 5, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews r&b/Latin rock vocalist supreme and MCA recording artist Geri Gonzalez, aka Geree, and plays selected recordings from her catalog.

Louie Perez of Los Lobos

Louie Perez of Los Lobos

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Louie Perez of Los Lobos about the band's music and career and plays selected recordings from the Los Lobos catalog.

Fred Sanchez and Jerry Salas of El Chicano

Fred Sanchez and Jerry Salas of El Chicano

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Fred Sanchez (founder, leader, bassist) and Jerry Salas (lead singer, guitarist) of El Chicano about their music and career and play and discuss selected recordings from their catalog including their hits "Viva Tirado," and "Tell Her She's Lovely."

Rudy Salas of Tierra

Rudy Salas of Tierra

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews singer/songwriter/guitarist Rudy Salas, leader of Tierra, about his career and plays selected recordings from Tierra's catalog including their hits "Together" and "Memories." 

Ersi Arvizu

Ersi Arvizu

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews singer/songwriter Ersi Arvizu about her life and career, which includes being a member of the Sisters, El Chicano, and a solo artist on "Friend for Life," an album produced by Ry Cooder.  Her participation on Cooder's "Chavez Ravine" album and her career as a boxer and boxing trainer are also discussed.

Max Uballez

Max Uballez

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews singer/songwriter/author Max Uballez of the Romancers in the 60s and Macondo in the 70s.  Selected recordings from Max's career are played and discussed.  His book "Chuy de Cabra" is also spotlighted.

George Ochoa of Yaqui

George Ochoa of Yaqui

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews singer/songwriter George Ochoa, who was a member of the Slauson Brothers in the 60s and Olde Tyme Religion and Yaqui in the 70s.  His recordings with those groups are played and discussed.

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