Copy into your RSS Reader
Copy into your Podcast App
The men of Los Lonely Boys (right to left): Ringo, Henry and Jojo Garza.
Courtesy of the artist
April 2, 2011 For the Texas trio, music and family have always been intertwined. The Brothers Garza talk about their new album and what they learned from their father, a music veteran in his own right.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/135048985/135087468" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
October 9, 2009 With their passionate and eclectic mix of rock, country and Tex-Mex music, Los Lonely Boys' members seem equally influenced by the classic pop of The Beatles and the Latin guitar-rock of Santana. Hear Los Lonely Boys perform live in concert from WXPN in Philadelphia, along with a performance by Gordon Gano of Violent Femmes.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/113628055/113668421" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
February 2, 2007 Los Lonely Boys, the Grammy-winning Tex-Mex rockers, know how to unwind when they're off the road. They opened a chop-shop in their home town of San Angelo, to turn out a low-rider Chevy and other cars.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/7138296/7138297" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
September 4, 2006 Los Lonely Boys blends elements of Southwest music into a rugged rock sound, with influences ranging from classic British pop to Latin rock. Since its debut, the band has won a Grammy and gained fans worldwide.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/5637140/5769897" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
February 9, 2005 Hear an interview with Ron Roeker from the Recording Academy on how the Grammy selection process works, plus music from the Best New Artist category.
December 26, 2003 Take a dollop of Stevie Ray Vaughan, a pinch of Santana and a helping of Ritchie Valens and you might come up with a band that sounds a lot like Los Lonely Boys. The Austin-based group of Mexican-American brothers also has country music roots and considers Willie Nelson a patron of sorts. NPR's Felix Contreras reports. Hear band members discuss one of their recording sessions and listen to selections from their debut CD.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/1569801/1571674" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor