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Old 09-08-2007, 07:15 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm not a huge fan but given that his new album, La radiolina, has been given 5 stars in the latest Uncut I thought it was time a thread was made. There are a few incredible songs on it, namely Tristeza Maleza, La vida tombola, Me llaman Calle, and that's only after a few listens. It's loaded with south american nostalgia, reminiscent of Buena Vista Social Club at times, as well as Cesaria Evora. There's also a fair few rockabilly/reggae and whatnot tunes on there to mix it up a bit. So check it.

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Old 09-08-2007, 07:37 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Cesaria Evora you say?

I will be checking this out.
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Old 09-08-2007, 07:41 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Manu chao is great. My spanish teacher used to put on some of his music in class all the time...
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Old 09-08-2007, 08:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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His new album is fun, but I've only heard small amounts of his older stuff.
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Old 09-09-2007, 06:57 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I have Clandestino. It's not bad, but becomes repetitive. I give it a blast now and again.
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Old 09-23-2007, 01:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
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me gusta manu chao, me gustas tu
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Old 10-31-2007, 06:08 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Hey, thanks...your generosity is much appreciated.
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Old 11-07-2007, 08:51 AM   #8 (permalink)
 
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Manu Chao is great live. Perfect act for a summer festival. I was lucky to see him at Oxegen 06 and we were skanking to him while high on weed
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Old 11-23-2015, 04:06 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Did they release new stuff recently??
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