Monthly Archives: February 2012
Pete Hernandez “Bruno Mars” steals the show at the Grammy’s
Shelly Lares Still Churning out Hits
“Rebirth” is the translation to Shelly Lares latest compact disc, “Renacer,” and boy is it good.
Sonny and Cher sang “And the Beat Goes On” and in Shelly case, this CD could have been easily titled “And the Hits Keep On.”
Starting out with “Maldito Corazón,” the first single off this CD, which Shelly describes is ‘get in your face vocals’ tune to the title track, it keeps you going and wanting more.
Cut number two, “Esto Es El Final,” is the only ranchera in this production.
Steve Jordan’s Sons Carry the Torch Forward
Steve Jordan’s music lives on.
It’s been one and a half years since el sabio del acordeon passed on and while there are countless recordings available for years to come, his youngest sons, Esteban III and Ricardo Jordan, have taken their father’s legacy one step further by continuing to perform his music through live music performances.
“We’re carrying the torch forward,” Steve III, as he prefers to be called, and Richard said during an interview at their Westside home.
Steve III, was born in Harlingen, Texas. His brother Ricardo was born in San Benito, Texas and both grew up with their father and mother, Nelda Pérez.