Second studio album of the late Spanish pop group Mecano, composed by Nacho and José María Cano brothers, musicians and composers, and singer Ana Torroja. With the prospect of the past 30 years since the start of his career, Mecano is still considered the best pop group of the golden age of Spanish music between 1981-1992. In this work the group away from the bohemian aesthetic of their debut album moving towards the 'post punk'.
Album LP reissued on CD from the original released in 1982. It was the debut of the late Spanish pop group Mecano, built by brothers Nacho and José María Cano, musicians and composer, and singer Ana Torroja. With the perspective of 30 years since the start of his career, Mecano is still considered the most prominent pop group of the golden age of Spanish music between 1981-1992. The group essentially typecast in pop music, techno evolved from baseline to eclecticism at the end of his time. The success in the Spanish-speaking world made to reach more than 25 million albums sold internationally.
Los Prisioneros was maybe one of the most important and seminal Chilean Rock Punk Pop bands in Latin America.
Paysages is a French word that roughly means "landscapes." In this 1971 album, Sadao Watanabe & his bandmates' music reflected the sign of the times in their use of electric piano, strong emphasis on rhythms – realized, in part, by employing 2 drummers – & a freer approach to improvisation.
To finish my Donovan’s Folk era cycle, I leave the legendary EP where appears “Every man has his chain“
Appearing "To France"
Not a masterpiece by any means but I do find "Discovery" underrated 'cause of some pure magical moments.
Is not a déjà vu, not, is the new 2014 release (for compare with original).
Appearing South-American hippie hymn "Todos Juntos" and the beautiful ballad "Mira Niñita"
In terms of prog-rock sophistication, this wonderful 1972 album is not the best place to start investigating Los Jaivas, but it is the most important album of Los Jaivas' earliest and folkiest phase. Here we see the early fusion of psychedelic rock with bona fide Andean music. While some songs are merely good, and others intriguing, it is the brilliant title track that happens to be my all time favourite Spanish language song.*
Meant as a tribute to Ben Webster, Jacintha's album nonetheless expresses her Billie Holliday Influence as well. A well known singer and stage talent in the Singapore entertainment scene, Jacintha (in the tradition of one name jazz luminaries such as the Duke, Django and Ella) now pays her dues to the music she grew up listening to. This disc has been all the rage among jazz aficionados and audiophiles everywhere since its release, garnering endless positive reviews.