Before I learned the words to every Wiggles song and walked around the house with the Bob the Builder theme song pounding maddeningly in my head, I listened to different kinds of music.
In college, I loved the Mexican alternative / folk / punk /electronica band Cafe Tacuba.
And guess what? They didn’t stop recording just because I stopped listening. I heard their new single on NPR a few weeks ago and immediately knew it was them. Haunting, distinctive, intense.
Just like college.
Here’s the single, De Este Lado de Camino:
And here’s my favorite favorite from back in the day, Esa Noche. Not the kind of song you expect to get an arena crowd screaming, but nevertheless:
What music takes you back in time?