Thursday Sep 11
The Arizona Republic
9/12: Los Lobos' Steve Berlin talks 40 years of rock
Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tCCdmP Los Lobos turned 40 last year and decided to mark the anniversary with a live recording. "Disconnected in New York City" finds the legendary East L.A. rockers exploring some rarely played gems, including some they hadn't dusted off since laying them to tape, in stripped-down, primarily acoustic arrangements.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 14-20
Sept. 14: Actor Walter Koenig is 78. Actor Sam Neill is 67. Singer Jon "Bowzer" Bauman is 67. Rock musician Ed King is 65. Rock musician Steve Berlin is 59. Singer Morten Harket is 55. Country singer John Berry is 55. Actress Melissa Leo is 54. Actress Faith Ford is 50. Actor Dan Cortese is 47. Actor-writer-director-producer Tyler Perry is 45. Rock musician Craig Montoya is 44. Actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley is 43. Rapper Nas is 41. Country singer Danielle Peck is 36. Actor Adam Lamberg is 30. Singer Alex Clare is 29. Actress Jessica Brown Findlay is 27. Actor-singer Logan Henderson is 25. Sept.
'La Bamba' ties together the world
David Hidalgo and Cesar Rosas of Los Lobos, La Marisoul and artists in Mexico, Argentina, Mali and Congo strum and sing through "La Bamba," the Mexican folk song adapted and made popular by teenaged L.A. rocker Ritchie Valens and the 1987 biopic about his life and death. It's produced by the nonprofit Playing for Change , which was founded in Los Angeles to "inspire and connect the world through music."
Grammy winning producer to oversee new Mulligan Brothers album
No release date has been established for The Mulligan Brothers' second album, but recording sessions are planned for September.
MORONGO: Get ready for Los Lobos in November
With music in films such as "Colors," "La Bamba" and "Desperado," Latin rock band Los Lobos have made an impact in the cinematic world as well as the music scene.