Mexican-American Border Music, Vol. 1: 1928-1958

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/30/1994
  • Label: Arhoolie Records
  • UPC: 096297700129
  • Catalog Number: 7001
  • Sales rank: 382,204


Disc 1
  1. 1 Un Capricho (2:41)
  2. 2 Corrido de Pennsylvania (2:52)
  3. 3 Aunque en Miles Calles Vivas (2:59)
  4. 4 La Pollita (2:39)
  5. 5 Pensa en Mi (3:00)
  6. 6 Viva Laredo (2:44)
  7. 7 Peregrina (2:57)
  8. 8 La Cucaracha (2:54)
  9. 9 Jesusita (2:55)
  10. 10 Jesusita en Chihuahua (3:05)
  11. 11 Nunca Te Creas (3:17)
  12. 12 Ella Es Mi Delirio (2:26)
  13. 13 Sueno en Rio Grande (2:54)
  14. 14 La India Bonita (2:59)
  15. 15 Que Me Gano con Llorar (2:36)
  16. 16 La Cubanita (2:45)
  17. 17 El Rancho Grande (2:40)
  18. 18 Sin Tu Charino (2:32)
  19. 19 Cancion Mixteca (2:36)
  20. 20 Por Esos Montes (3:02)
  21. 21 El Guero Estrada (2:45)
  22. 22 A Punaladas (2:33)
  23. 23 Vete de Mi (2:36)
  24. 24 Postas de Retrocarga (3:00)
  25. 25 Gregorio Cortez (2:47)
  26. 26 El Chicano (3:07)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Lydia Mendoza Violin, Vocals, 12-string Guitar
Sergio Hernandez Drums
Juan Torres Accordion, Vocals
Narciso Martínez Accordion
Ubaldo Acuna Clarinet
Santiago Almeida Bass
Andres Berlanga Bass, Guitar, Vocals
Lorenzo Caballero Guitar
L. Fernando Cabello Drums, Leader
Simon Casas Bass
Isidoro Castro Guitar
Martin Echeverria Guitar, Vocals
Alfonso Echeverria Guitar, Vocals
Manuel Gill Violin
Ismael Gonzalez Bass
J. Pedro Gonzalez Vocals
Valerio Longoria Sr. Accordion, Vocals
Francisco Mendoza Triangle, Vocals
Lenor Mendoza Guitar, Vocals
Maria Mendoza Mandolin, Vocals
Francisco Montalvo Guitar, Vocals
Pedro Rocha Guitar, Vocals
Melquiades Rodriguez Fiddle
Jesus Sanchez Guitar, Vocals
Juan Viesca Bass
Bruno Villareal Accordion
Fred Zimmerle Accordion, Vocals
Don Santiago Jimenez Sr. Accordion, Vocals
Homero Prado Bass, Vocals
Ramiro Cavazos Bass, Vocals
Victor Sanchez Guitar, Vocals
Panchita Degollado Vocals
J. Rubén González Violin, Leader
Pedro J. González Vocals
Rudolfo Hernández Saxophone
Lupe Martínez Vocals
Rodrigo Martínez Bass, Vocals
Tomás Ortiz Bass, Vocals
Humberto Delio Peña Accordion
J. Guadalupe Prado Accordion
Salomón Prado Bass, Vocals
Rodolfo Banda Vocals
Adela Degollado Vocals
Alvaro Garza Saxophone
Anselmo Prado Guitar, Vocals
Aurelio Alanis Bass
Eugenio Abrego Accordion, Vocals
Amado Banda Vocals
Technical Credits
Martin Echeverria Contributor
Richard K. Spottswood Contributor
Chris Strachwitz Producer, Liner Notes
Wayne Pope Art Direction
Juanita Salem translation
Zack Salem translation
Manuel Acuña Director
Pepi Plowman translation
George Morrow Contributor
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