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. 

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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 play selected recordings from their catalog.

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Lonnie Jordan of War

September 16, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Lonnie Jordan of War and plays selected recordings from War's catalog.

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Hirth Martinez

September 16, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews the late great songwriter and recording artist, Hirth Martinez.  In the mid-'70s Hirth recorded two albums on Warner Brothers Records.  The first, "Hirth From Earth," was produced by Robbie Robertson of the Band; the second, "Big Bright Street" was produced by John Simon.  His extraordinary songs have been covered by Paul Butterfield, Manfred Mann, Julio Iglesias, and many others.

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Hirth Martinez “Live” Recordings

September 16, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews the late Hirth Martinez about some of his "live" recordings from his album "I Love To Play For You," a performance at McCabe's in Santa Monica, and some recorded "live" in studio. 

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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.

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Pat Vegas of Redbone

September 4, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Pat Vegas, bassist, vocalist, songwriter, and founding member of the legendary band Redbone, and plays selected recordings from their catalog.

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Louie Perez of Los Lobos

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Louie Perez of Los Lobos about their music and career and play and discuss selected recordings from their catalog.

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Chris Montez

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero interviews Chris Montez, nee Ezekiel Montanez, about his life and career and plays selected recordings from his catalog.

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Lalo Guerrero

August 12, 2018

Mark Guerrero talks about the music and career of his father, Lalo Guerrero, the Father of Chicano Music and plays selected recordings from his catalog.

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