Before the pandemic, dozens of Los Angeles musicians gathered at Mariachi Plaza, the meeting place of the Latin quarter Boyle Heights and the emblem for the "Chicanos" of the Californian city that for decades has served as a bridge between Mexico and the United States
MUSIC OF MEXICO
Read about the most representative genres and sounds of Mexican music that is also part of a culture as diverse as its people.
Jalisco is the cradle of a considerable amount of cultural elements that are fundamental to Mexican identity, among them, without a doubt, the mariachi. Despite its importance and prominence, many of us may not be aware that there are two types of mariachis: the traditional and the modern.
Mexican music is known throughout the world and many of its songs are chanted and performed in many places. But this does not prevent the new Mexican musicians from also being famous and that some are already preparing for 2020.
Film "Roma", by Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón, competes in 10 categories at Oscars, so the Spotify platform invites its listeners to take a musical tour of the film with its soundtrack.