Album Reviews

Music You Don't Know You Like Yet

LOS FABULOCOS

DOS

2011-01-31

As one can guess "Dos" is the sophomore effort to Los Fabulocos 2008 highly acclaimed self titled release. On Dos Los Fabulocos seem more conformal mixing the sounds of southern California with large amounts of Latin rhythms to make the sound they call Cali-Mex. This CD has the rock sensibility and sounds of Los Lobos on their disc "Will The Wolf Survive" and the Mexican rhythms found on the best of the Texas Tornados releases. Jesus Cuevas vocals alternate between English and Spanish but always hits the mark. The other distinctive element this band has is the excellent guitar work from blues man Kid Ramos who headed the Fabulous Thunderbirds as well as several terrific solo releases from the late 1990's and early 2000's. As this talented group of musicians continues to grow on can only wonder what Tres will bring. Reviewed By: Gregg Saur

Quick Links:

More reviews tagged #World

  • reviewed 06/2016

    Quantic Presents Flowering Inferno
    1000 Watts

  • reviewed 04/2007

    ANGELIQUE KIDJO
    Djin Djin

  • reviewed 11/2013

    YUNA
    Nocurnal

  • reviewed 11/2015

    Phases
    For Life

  • reviewed 05/2015

    Jason Vieaux
    Play

  • reviewed 04/2004

    Oumou Sangare
    Oumou.

Compiled by the WYCE Journalism Club

The opinions expressed in these reviews are those of the individual volunteers that submitted the article and do not necessarily reflect the views of WYCE or GRCMC; nor its staff, donors, or affiliates.