7/13/2011 Radio Pocho


Sandra Velasquez of Pistolera We are excited and happy to feature Sandra Velasquez, lead singer of the Brooklyn based band Pistolera. She joins us to talk about their new album El Desierto y la Ciudad and also provides a guest DJ set with music from Gil Scott Heron, Pink Floyd, Manu Chao, and Los Hermanos Flores.

DJ Miguel Vargas and DJ Ren hit you up with some electro cumbia by DJ Lengua and Sidesteppers as well as the always mandatory The Smiths. Additional music from Funkadelic, Al McCall, Victor Jara, Los Gatos, and Aretha Franklin.

Playlist Tracks: 
Los Gatos - La Balsa
Album: Los Gatos; Label: RCA Victor
Fito Olivares Y La Pura Sabrosura - Aguita De Melon
Album: Aguita De Melon; Label: FOG Sounds
The Whispers - I Only Meant To Wet My Feet
Album: Whispers' Love Story; Label: Janus
La Luz Roja de San Marcos - Por Fin Cayo Mercedes
Album: 15 Anos De Exitos; Label: Puma
Sunny the Sunliners - Let Me Love You
Album: Single; Label: Key-Loc
DJ Lengua - Cumbia Squares
Album: The Dream Party Vol. 1; Label: QNA
Victor Jara - El Tinku
Album: Canto Libre; Label: EMI Odeon Chilena
Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
Album: Let Me In Your Life; Label: Atlantic
The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
Album: Hatful of Hollow; Label: Rough Trade
Sidestepper - Mas Papaya
Album: The Buena Vibra Sound System; Label: Palm Picture
Los Beta 5 - La Tierra de Mis Amores
Album: Siempre Diferentes; Label: FTA
Donald Byrd - (Fallin' Like) Dominoes
Album: Places and Spaces; Label: Blue Note
Al McCall - Hard Times
Album: Single; Label: West End
Pistolera - Escucha
Album: El Desierto y La Ciudad; Label: Luchadora
Gil Scott-Heron - Gun
Album: Reflections; Label: Arista
Manu Chao - Desaparecido
Album: Clandestino; Label: EMI Latin
Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
Album: Wish You Were Here; Label: Capitol
Pistolera - La Despedida
Album: El Desierto y La Ciudad; Label: Luchadora
Yvonne Gage - Lover Of My Dreams
Album: Single; Label: BMC
Funkadelic - Mommy, What's a Funkadelic?
Album: Funkadelic; Label: Westbound
Los Hermanos Flores - La Bala
Album: 35 años; Label: EMI
Air Date: 
July 13, 2011