The Popularity of Regional Mexican Music Is Crossing Borders and Going Global

"It's never going to be out of style, being heartbroken."

That's how Felix Contreras and Ana Sayre describe regional Mexican music known as sierreno, which has been around for more than a century and is now so big a deal in Latin America that the hosts of the Alt.Latino podcast wanted to figure out why it's such a big deal right now.

What they found, in part two of a three-part series, is that regional Mexican music has its roots in more than a century of music from different regions of Mexico, and that its popularity has exploded in the last few years as it's become such a "social and musical phenomenon" that the hosts wanted to try and figure out why it's such a big deal right now.

What they found, in part one and part two of the series, is that regional Mexican music has its roots in more than a century of music from different regions of Mexico, and that its popularity has exploded in the last few years as it's become such a big deal in Latin America because it's such a "social and musical phenomenon," as Ana Sayre puts it, that it's become such a way of life that people in different parts of Mexico Read the Entire Article


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