[…] Today, one of the best venues for hearing it is La Embajada, a monthly showcase that takes place in the Playas de Tijuana district that creeps up to the edge of the Pacific Ocean.
The host, Lauro Saavedra, a musician and dedicated promoter of the Tijuana sound, runs the event out of his home, a modest-looking two-story white house. (Saavedra’s brother, Rafa, edits the alt-periodical Radiante.) On showcase nights, the house becomes a laboratory for some of the most creative musicianship anywhere south of Los Angeles.
“The idea is the people come here and they realize there’s music being made in Mexico,” Saavedra says, shouting over a thumping backbeat one night last month. […]
Que pena. Que pena que ahun no he mirado las fotos de Bowie que tienen. Como ya he comentado, me agrada. El concepto. Ya no estoy hablando Bowie.