Category Archives: Musica

Huevos Rancheros: Southwest Edition

Man, where does the time go? This past weekend I was hoping to do a few posts on this here ol’ chanfles blog, I even planned to share a recipe or two, but then all of a sudden the work … Continue reading

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Como El Agua

The rain has come. The people are not prepared. Shorts and a hoodie. Not very water resistant. The walk home is a frigid affair, no time for veering off the path. Paletas on a cold rainy day. Not in high … Continue reading

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Tube Disasters

Never you mind why I’m posting this song, I just am, okay? One of my all time favorites and an almost perfect punk tune, so sez me. Click here to download the tube disasters mp3 by Flux of Pink Indians.

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Veggie Taco Party this Sunday! You Coming?

Remember when I told you all that I had a lil’ bit of cash I wanted to get rid of? Well, I’ve decided to use it to help fund a get together backyard party, complete with vegan tacos from Así … Continue reading

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Sterotypical Mexican Neighborhood

I had some Westsider friends that once did a report for a fairly big magazine about some stuff in Boyle Heights. It was weird to read it because it was all a lie, created basically out of thin air with … Continue reading

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PSA: Fry Your Tamales

Maybe most of you already know this, but I’m going to repeat it for the few of you that might not have heard. If you’re like most tamaleros, even after you’ve had your fill of freshly steamed holiday tamales you’re … Continue reading

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