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Remembering Eydie Gorme en Español

To me Eydie Gormé represents one of the first artists to make a reverse cross-over, from the American market to the Latin American market. I say this in part for the great quality of her recordings with the Trio Los Panchos and with…

History of “Brindis del Bohemio”

At least for a time, the "Brindis del Bohemio" became a New Year's Eve tradition throughout Latin America. Here's a bit of background on it. About Guillermo Aguirre y Fierro The famous poem "Brindis del Bohemio" was written by Mexican…