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  Spanish Rock
Spanish Rock became a network of organizations speaking on behalf of its fans either supporting guerilla warfare or supporting the end of corruption, inequality, and abuses in the world.
Spanish rock was born to fill the void.
Spanish Rock has become that distinctive drummer in our nation, while America is finally tuning in to the beat of other cultures, which is in essence providing a strengthened harmonious pitch to its own.
www.cod.edu /People/Faculty/pruter/english/defexem.htm   (1814 words)

  
 Spanish rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Spain has produced a great variety of rock and roll, but the most distinctive style may be flamenco-rock.
Flamenco-rock is a fusion of flamenco, the folk music of the Spanish Gypsies, with progressive rock.
Spain's largest and oldest rock music scene is in Barcelona (and in nearby areas of Catalonia), closely followed by Madrid.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Spanish_rock   (231 words)

  
 Enchanted Rock Texas History
Later, with the arrival of the Spanish and subsequently the Texans, its mineral-rich substance, particularly the deposits of gold and silver, became its primary attraction.
Whether the pools appear as bare rock depressions or filled with plant life, all the pools are in a process of evolution which has required thousands of years.
The exposed surface of Enchanted Rock is but a small portion of the Enchanted Rock batholith, the upward intrusion of granite, which occupies over one hundred square miles beneath the earth’s surface.
www.texfiles.com /erockhistory/index.htm   (1092 words)

  
 Argentine rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rock and Roll itself however began in Argentina almost a decade before with the arrival of classic American rockabilly; the major impulse to the music was the British Invasion.
Rock and Roll music emerged from the United States from a Rhythm and Blues base, gaining international popularity in the 1950s with artists like Elvis Presley and Bill Haley (who visited Argentina in 1958), awakening the interest of several argentine artists with ideas to replicate their sounds.
At the height of symphonic rock, Crucis was joined at the top by the popularity of Espíritu; the two are generally seen as the most well-known outfits of the symphonic rock period.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Argentine_rock   (10788 words)

  
 The Austin Chronicle Music: The Next Wave: Rock en Español
As a teenager in the Eighties, she combed record stores for Spanish rock records, which were still difficult to find in Mexico at the time.
With its mixture of languages, races, and rhythms, Rock en Español is a bright ray of hope in an era that has fostered anti-immigration Propositions 209 and 187 in California and the Hopwood ruling in Texas.
If Spanish rock acts like Los Skarnales and Los Fabulosos Cadillacs have their way, maybe the concept of "globalization" will someday mean more than just another Wal-Mart in Monterrey.
www.austinchronicle.com /issues/dispatch/1999-11-12/music_feature.html   (4173 words)

  
 MetroActive Music | Spanish Rock
The bands, from Mexico and Central and South America, experiment with beats and genres familiar to rock fans everywhere, from heavy metal and punk to ska and synth-rock, but their audiences in the United States are still almost entirely composed of Spanish speakers, primarily first-generation immigrants.
This application of a universal style of antiauthoritarianism to specific, localized concerns is most obvious in the bands from Mexico, where the government, in the wake of the 1968 student protests, cracked down on youth culture for years.
The situation for new rock en español bands born in the immigrant and Chicano communities of the United States, however, is more complicated.
www.metroactive.com /papers/cruz/07.11.96/spanish-rock-9628.html   (1412 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Rock Star (Spanish): Video: Mark Wahlberg,Jennifer Aniston,Jason Flemyng,Dominic West,Jason Bonham,Jeff ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
For what it's worth, "Rock Star" is an enjoyable fantasy yarn about an aspiring musician who makes it to the big time, only to realize that it's not all about sex, drugs, and rock-and-roll.
Rock Star is not exacly a "rock movie tribute for the past deacades" like Detroit Rock City, this is more like a dramatic story of a rocker fan in the 80's.
Rock Star will certainly strike a chord with all the dreaming musicians/singers out there, who dream of being on stage, taking the place of the lead singer, and rocking out.
www.amazon.com /Rock-Star-Spanish-Mark-Wahlberg/dp/B00005TPOP   (3324 words)

  
 Metroactive Arts | Rock en Español
The show looks like just another anarchic, out-of-control rock and roll concert--except the audience is 99 percent Latino, the band is from Mexico City and the lyrics are in Spanish.
Rock en español is as much a movement as a music.
Rock en español bands from Mexico and Central and South America experiment with beats and genres familiar to rock fans everywhere, from heavy metal and punk to ska and synth-rock, but their audiences in the U.S. are still almost entirely composed of Spanish speakers, primarily first-generation immigrants.
www.metroactive.com /papers/metro/10.12.95/rockespanol1-9541.html   (3214 words)

  
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mp3class.info /spanish-rock-music.htm   (474 words)

  
 The Spanish Progressive Rock Page
Please send any news about the spanish progressive scene to the webmaster.
This is a space devoted to progressive music in general, but if focuses on spanish prog.
Both the spanish classics of the seventies and the latest releases are covered and reported here.
www.dlsi.ua.es /~inesta/Prog   (80 words)

  
 wbur.org Arts - Music - July Rock and Jazz Standouts
One of the month's highlights is an appearance by a group that kicked off the craze for Spanish rock.
So go to a club this month and pretend it's a rock cantina at the end of the world and you will be rewarded, perhaps even exalted.
For those less familiar, it should be enough to say this is a brainy, internationalist rhythm-and-rock group in the mode established by, yes, Talking Heads: literate, witty, ironic, sweet enough to love, tough enough to move your body.
www.wbur.org /arts/2006/59149_20060630.asp   (438 words)

  
 Rockeros.net || rock en espanol
El viernes 22 de Septiembre se llevo a cabo una "Noche de Rock" donde se reunieron 4 bandas de estilos diferentes, para corroborar que este es un lugar diverso donde se pueden aprovechar las nuevas experiencias musicales al máximo.
They only played two songs and were not even officially on the bill that night, but I knew then that the quartet would Make It.
Spanish rock, Alternativo, Pop, Heavy Metal, Urbano, Ska, Dark, Techno, Funk, Punk, Reggae, Electronic, Wave, etc, etc.
www.rockeros.net   (280 words)

  
 spanish rock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Ya Basta is the newest spanish rock band to hit the city of Chicago.
Started on the south side of Chicago in late 1998 they have fast started to make a name for themselves in the mainly blue collar bars and clubs where their type of working class rock can be appreciated.
Bringing together a blend of hard rock, blues, jazz, and hip hop they bleed together a sound all their own which can be enjoyed by all.
www.onlinerock.com /musicians/ya_basta/indexen.html   (184 words)

  
 Tempe bar patrons rocking 'En Español'
19, 2006 12:00 AM Rock music performed in Spanish is attracting audiences in the Southeast Valley thanks to a few music promoters, a recording engineer and a bar in Tempe.
He took up the cause of promoting Rock En Español night because he likes the music.
Lozano said Rock En Español includes punk, heavy metal, rockabilly and urban (protest) rock.
www.azcentral.com /community/gilbert/articles/0119tr-rockZ12.html   (437 words)

  
 Spanish rock band invited to perform at World Youth Day slams Pope Benedict   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In an interview with a popular music website in Chile, the Christian rock band from Argentina, Rescate, which boasts of being “the only Hispanic artists that will participate in the closing concert for the XX World Youth Day,” criticized Pope Benedict XVI, who will be the central figure at the celebrations in Cologne, Germany.
The 8-member rock band told the Chilean website “Musica123” that the group seeks “to spread the message of Jesus in a language that is understandable to every person.”
I like Christian Pop and Rock, but I am careful about the anti-Catholic, which I don't buy, but the lyrics of all the groups are generally not controversial, at least I thought.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-religion/1457059/posts   (1018 words)

  
 Spanish rock band invited to perform at World Youth Day slams Pope Benedict
They love "rock" music, yes, but they also love the quiet stuff that promotes thought and meditation.
As Roman Catholics we believe that the WWY must have what Jesus would want, and that is the best liturgal music.Mass of Gregorian chant as the most reverent and spiritual touch, not the loud rock which is intended for those who like their own thing for parties and what not.
I like rock music, but I think for a religious celebration, WYD should focus on the trueness of Catholicism and the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass.
www.catholicnewsagency.com /new.php?n=4565   (3879 words)

  
 Spanish Pop-Rock, Spanish pop rock. 
This year they have realised a dream, by doing a homage to Triana, the first andalusian rock band and probably the very first one of sinfonical andalusian rock.
It is possibly the best example in the whole history of late twentieth-century flamenco of what gypsy flamenco rock is.
The brothers Raimundo and Rafael Amador (Seville 1959 and 1960) created a mixture of flamenco, blues and rock and roll that seemed the most natural thing in the world.
www.flamencoexport.com /flamenco-music/spanish-pop-rock.html   (544 words)

  
 eBay - spanish rock, CDs, Records items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Rock and Roll Ernie -He sings in English and Spanish
DEF LEPPARD rock of ages 7" spanish vertigo 1983 with s
PREFAB SPROUT king of rock n roll 7" spanish cbs 1988 1
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=spanish+rock&newu=1&krd=1   (455 words)

  
 :: Flamenco Sound. Spanish Pop-Rock. .
It is possibly the best example in the whole history of late twentieth-century flamenco of what gypsy flamenco rock is. 'Blues de la Frontera' is considered one of the best records released in Spain in the 1980s, not only in terms of flamenco.
It is the beginning of a kind of sound that...
Their recordings from the eighties are unanimously considered the best spanish pop music of that time.
www.flamencosound.com /flamenco-music/spanish-pop-rock-en.html   (532 words)

  
 Arrow Rock Spanish Mustangs & Sorraia Mustangs
They make great ranch horses and are very "cowey".
Spanish Mustangs and Sorraia Mustangs are natural sport ponies.
Not only are they the correct size but they have horse strides
www.arrowrockspanishmustangs.com   (113 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Spanish (Rock N Learn Series): Books: Brad Caudle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
It is unfortunate that this cassette tape is listed as "Spanish: All ages learn English," when in fact it should be "...All ages learn Spanish." And *all* ages DO learn.
My children, ages 4, 6, and 8, were all able to hold an easy (1st grade level) conversation in Spanish after just about a 1 1/2 weeks of listening to this tape on the way to swimming lessons and back.
I'm taking Spanish in college now, and still use this tape as a refresher.
www.amazon.com /Spanish-Rock-Learn-Brad-Caudle/dp/1878489194   (1002 words)

  
 The Little Rock Spanish Language Meetup Group (Little Rock, AR) - Meetup.com
Mon Oct 16, 7:00 PM The Little Rock Spanish Language October Meetup
I speak Spanish, teach Spanish, and teach English to Hispanic students.
My name is Jessica and I've taken Spanish courses in high school and college.
spanish.meetup.com /68   (550 words)

  
 L.A. Spanish Rock Venue Westchester Sports Bar to Close
After several years of hosting live music performances and contributing to the explosion of Los Angeles’ local Spanish rock scene, the Westside’s Westchester Sports Grill and Bar is going to close their doors at the end of July.
The venue closes it’s doors after emerging as a destination for live rock en Español in 1998 and has spotlighted not only the best local talent in L.A., but alternativo all over the US, Mexico, Argentina, Spain, Colombia and the entire Spanish-speaking world.
This night, they are joined by electronic rock pioneers Nefalim (website: http://www.nefalimmusic.com) who will be playing songs from their soon to be released sophomore CD.
www.rockero.com /news/article.asp?aid=1617   (628 words)

  
 McDonald's® Announces The Year's Hottest Spanish Rock Concert Series
OAK BROOK, IL (August 21, 2003) -- This coming fall, some of the most popular rock en español bands will come together to do more than entertain, they will be raising funds for the Ronald McDonald House Charities®/Hispanic American Commitment to Educational Resources® (RMHC/HACER) Scholarship Program.
McDonald's® will be presenting "Lo McXimo de la Música" featuring some today's best known names in the rock en español genre including 2003 four-time Latin Grammy nominees Molotov, El Gran Silencio and Latin Grammy nominees Rabanes.
The members of Rabanes joined McDonald's and two winners of the RMHC/HACER scholarship program, who are full-time college students in two top universities, to make the official announcement of the program.
www.mcdonalds.com /rmhc/index/news/press_releases/2003/082103_pr.html   (588 words)

  
 PuroRock.com lo mejor del rock en español - the best spanish rock
DEL CASTILLO RETURNS TO L.A. Del Castillo, the Austin-based Flamenco rock sextet that has taken their native Texas by storm is returning to Los Angeles for a rare intimate show at The Vine Street Lounge, Peter Zamani’s new nightlife den in the heart of Hollywood.
Chicago puts itself on the Spanish Rock map by forming a collective of talented bands from the Midwest.
For the first time in Chicago and Atlanta, Spanish Rock bands unite to form a musical brotherhood known as the "Bluedoor Midwest Collective." Together they will be promoting the Midwestern Spanish Rock scene the same way cities like Los Angeles, San Antonio, Houston have done for themselves and their scenes.
www.purorock.com /index.php?newlang=english   (2175 words)

  
 Live365 Internet Radio - Broadcaster Profile for rockeros1
One of the most creative bands in Spanish Rock.
The first to ceate that london sound in Spanish.
You girlfriends will dig it and it still rocks.
www.live365.com /profiles/rockeros1   (93 words)

  
 Internet Resources For Spanish - UW-Rock County Spanish Department
Learn Spanish: A Free Online Tutorial: Free Online tutorial to help students learn Spanish.
Spanish Language and Hispanic Cultures@Globe-Gate: Spanish Language, Listservs, Spanish Language Search Engines, Maps, Spanish Grammar, Online Courses and Lessons, Dictionaries, Magazines, Radio/T.V,
On-line Periodicals: Links to important Spanish and Latin American newspapers.
rock.uwc.edu /dept/SPA/SpanishLinksWebPage.asp   (172 words)

  
 spanish   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Dedicated to supporting unsigned and independent latin artists and music en Español - spanish rock, rap, pop, punk, ska, electronica, metal, and more!
Please, stay tuned for the latest news about books, movies and software in Spanish language.
Spanish conversations from Ben and Marina (from the Notes from Spain podcast) for anyone serious about learning Spanish.
www.wvu.edu /~llrc/Podcasts/htm/Spanish.htm   (101 words)

  
 Hogar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
THE #1 SPANISH ROCK BAND IN NORTH CAROLINA!
C4 is the name of the premiere Latino Rock band in the Triangle area of North Carolina.
Orchestra, as well as ex-members of Spanish Rock bands "Letal" and "Punto Cinco." C4 specializes in playing Ska, Pop Rock, Heavy Metal, Calypso, Soca, Punk and Reggae music in Spanish.
www.c4rock.net   (189 words)

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