Latin Roots: English Rock In Spanish : World Cafe Listen to two Texas bands' Spanish-language covers of The Beatles and Portugal The Man.
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Latin Roots: English Rock Songs In Spanish

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Latin Roots: English Rock In Spanish

Latin Roots: English Rock In Spanish

Latin Roots: English Rock Songs In Spanish

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Grupo Fantasma.

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Set List

  • The Beatles, "Because"
  • Grupo Fantasma, "Because"
  • Portugal The Man, "Purple Yellow Red And Blue"
  • The Chamanas, "Purple Yellow Red And Blue"

On today's Latin Roots segment, Josh Norek of The Latin Alternative brings World Cafe a couple of Spanish-language versions of well-known rock songs in English. Two groups from Texas, Grupo Fantasma and The Chamanas, cover The Beatles and Portugal The Man, respectively.