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Conjunto Pesado, Not Pescado
"...Heavy-duty conjunto has been happening at Parque Zaragoza since at least..."

July 14, 1995 Music Feature

Playback: Strictly Conjunto
“We don’t want this music to die” – Johnny Degollado
" full. In its fifth year, the Rancho Alegre Conjunto Festival again secured Red River's largest venue and a..."

May 11, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Conjunto Aztlan
"...Several years in the making, the debut from Conjunto Aztlan recaps an era of political activism and a..."

April 17, 1998 Music Feature

Playback: Conjunto Los Pinkys
Jim Morrison plays Conjunto (Los Pinkys) at a Full Service Circus and other strange days
"...Horse, where a multigenerational group of Eastside veterans – Conjunto Los Pinkys – brings together country-fried hipsters and Mexican..."

May 3, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The Dialogue of Poets
Conjunto Aztlan's Movimiento Music
"...Daniel Mendoza, Juan Tejeda, José Flores Peregrino, Clemecia Zapata,..."

April 17, 1998 Music Feature by Belinda Acosta

The Soul of ConjuntoI
Flaco Jimenez and the Conjunto Dream Team
"...sound." Around him are seated a number of world-class conjunto kings. It's a rare reunion, a legendary collection of..."

July 5, 1996 Music Feature

Live Music Recommendations: April 13-19
Texas Independence Fest grinds, Ibeyi smooths it out, and more
"...electro R&B of Ibeyi to the accordion assault of Conjunto Puro Corazon. See more of our recommended events (music..."

April 12, 2018 Music Post by The Music Staff

El Pepe Polkas
Conjunto Spotlight
"...weeks now at some of East Austin's finer hole-in-the-wall conjunto/norteño establishments. Now you say you need a little more..."

June 23, 1995 Music Feature

Tejas Two-Step!
Poetry and Conjunto? Nowhere but Austin!
"...Southside barrio, he’s presenting "Tejas Two-Step: A Poetry & Conjunto Jam.” How Austin can you get?..."

June 6, 2012 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Live Music Recommendations for the Weekend
JMBLYA, a conjunto fest, and more weekend sounds to keep you busy
"...time for the great Austin pastime: live music. From conjunto to country to hip-hop, there's something for every brand..."

May 4, 2018 Music Post by The Music Staff

Sonidos del Barrio
Part 1, the overview, of Latino music in the Austin mainstream
"...Charanga Cakewalk, Maneja Beto, et al. $20 advance. Tejano Conjunto Festival en San Antonio..."

May 1, 2009 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Outlaw Onda
If Tejano music isn't on the radio, does it still exist?
"...expressive Mexican/Chicano cultural response," writes Juan Tejeda in 2005's Conjunto (reviewed in the Chronicle, Dec. 2, 2005). "Conjunto music..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Music Feature by Belinda Acosta

A rare glimpse inside the inner circle of accordion pioneer Esteban 'Steve' Jordan
"...the use of accordion in norteña, more familiarly called conjunto. The genre's folksy style and penchant for tales of..."

Aug. 8, 2008 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Cultural Interloper
Accordion King Bradley Williams
"...After all, he came here specifically in search of conjunto, a quest for an accordion master to teach him..."

April 11, 1997 Music Feature by Lee Nichols

Is the Net Neutrality Repeal Another Blow to Tex-Mex Musicians and Broadcasters?
Bidi bidi bom bom
"...In Austin, a pair of Texas-rooted styles, Tejano and conjunto, depend on net neutrality. Can they overcome this obstacle..."

July 6, 2018 Music Feature by César E. López Linares

El Coyote
" accordion-loving friends of my forays through East Austin conjunto bars. And for about three years now, I would..."

June 16, 1995 Music Feature

SXSW Film Reviews
" Galán has made a career celebrating Tejano and conjunto music with todo corazón. However, this documentary, prepared for..."

March 27, 2009 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Gift guide

Dec. 2, 2005 Music Review by Belinda Acosta

Flaco Jimenez
Texas Platters
" dusty back yards and reared in border cantinas, conjunto music -- real, old-school conjunto featuring bajo sexto, accordion,..."

Oct. 17, 2003 Music Review by Belinda Acosta

Wide Open Heart
Local accordionist Bradley Jaye Williams brings together fish and fowl in his assimulation of Texas polka and conjunto music.
"...He began considering a move to conjunto's native land after a conversation with a trumpet player..."

Feb. 18, 2000 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Amor Prohibido
Selena's Crossover Dream
"...older, more traditional, and therefore presumably far more "authentic" conjunto style, which is unequivocally fabulous, but I'm a renegade..."

June 28, 1996 Books Feature

Story of an American Music
Hector Galán's Songs of the Homeland
"...Spain. This pairing was the basis for the term "conjunto," meaning conjoining. "My grandfather used to go to the..."

Sept. 15, 1995 Arts Feature

CMAS, CMAS Books, and Víctor Guerra
The Center for Mexican American Studies and CMAS Books share a proud history at UT and nationally.
"...on the Texas-Mexican Border [Américo Paredes, 1993] and Puro Conjunto, an Album in Words & Pictures [edited by Juan..."

Sept. 12, 2003 News Feature by Belinda Acosta

Bonus Tracks
"...that Santiago Jiménez, Jr., offers his latest. Produced by conjunto junkie and Bad Livers bassist Mark Rubin, Música de..."

July 14, 1995 Music Feature

Record Reviews
"...that Santiago Jiménez, Jr., offers his latest. Produced by conjunto junkie and Bad Livers bassist Mark Rubin, Música de..."

July 7, 1995 Music Review

Conjunto Aztlan
Texas platters
"...Conjunto Aztlan..."

Feb. 18, 2005 Music Review by Belinda Acosta

Oye Como Va
This trio of brothers from San Angelo aren't gonna be lonely for long.
"'s a flirtation with Stevie Ray Vaughan, classic rock, conjunto. The fusion is capped by Henry's guitar-playing, which is..."

Aug. 1, 2003 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Roots of Tex-Mex Music: Chulas Fronteras & Del Mero Corazon
"...Blank teamed up in the mid-Seventies to document traditional conjunto music, there was no fanfare. Few knew the music..."

May 30, 2003 Music Review by Belinda Acosta

The Latin Flare
2002-03 AMA Band of the Year winners Del Castillo ride a wave of Latinization.
" Iowa can listen to punk from Russia or conjunto from Japan on the Internet. Someone idly flipping through..."

April 11, 2003 Music Feature by Belinda Acosta

Immaculate Film
Musicalia at the SXSW Film Festival
" the features, documentaries, and documentary shorts include opera, conjunto, rock, country, metal, hip-hop, Daniel Johnston, and bluegrass, there's..."

March 9, 2001 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

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