Esteban “Steve” Jordan
Today’s Daily Dose takes us down to Texas for a heaping helping of Conjunto music by Los Texmaniacs. This first video has some interview bits worked in and gives some good insight into the music. We saw this band at the International Accordion Festival down… Read More
Soy de San Luis This is Texas Tornados.
your Daily Dose…
While I recharge my brain. Let me just leave you with a little musical interlude….Here’s Los Texmaniacs
Let’s go down to Texas today for drinking song #9. In Heaven there is no Beer is an old polka. There are many many version from various countries, but my favourite was recorded by Flaco Jimenez on his fine recording Squeezebox King, in which he… Read More
It’s been a while since I posted some Texas Tornados around here…. Let’s change that right now. If you got the dinero, I got my Camero….
I recentlly created a couple posts about the late accordion great Steve Jordan, and today I came across an excellent article about him in the San Antonio Current.
Conjunto great Steve Jordan has died at 71. Steve Jordan was one fantastic squeezebox player, and a huge figure in the conjunto world. He turned that music on its head, making it jazzy, adding effects, creating a personal vision within a traditional music. You can… Read More