Is this the end of MenudoMania?

What’s happening with the MenudoMania Forever tour? Sadly it feels as if it is falling apart right before our eyes before we have had a chance for a full-fledged tour. The 80’s pop group from Puerto Rico had called it called it quits after many attempts to revive the group had failed, but remember of…

Flashback to the 80’s with Flans in Houston

  In a city that is known for horrible turnouts to concerts, Ilse+Ivonne+Mimi, also known as Flans, managed to fill Houston’s Arena Theatre even with a rain storm that flooded half the city. Houston’s music scene for pop and rock music has never been popular, especially in the Latin communities and it was great to…

Garibaldi – “Garibaldi” (1989)

  Garibaldi is one of those artists that could or could not fall within the genre of pop en español, depending on your definition of the group as a whole and I knew this article would have to come one day or another and well… I have the time to write it, so while this…

Cataloging Your Music Collection

I spent this weekend cataloging my vinyl collection and I have to say, it was a bitch. I started to use Discogs since they developed an app for smartphones. I do have to say that the amount of Latin music listed has gotten so much better since 2-3 years ago thanks to a lot of…

The End of El Reencuentro (As We Knew It)

I fell in love with the 80’s super group Menudo when I was 11 years old. I lived, ate, and breathed Menudo 24 hours a day! I attended fan club meetings, bought every album that was released, begged my dad for extra allowance so I can be at their concerts, learned every single lyrics to…

Top 10 Menudo Songs of All Time

Menudo has had countless hits over the years, with just about as many albums as there have been members. 33 plus albums with many of those released in different languages…Narrowing it down to just 10 top songs proved to be a difficult task, but here’s my list. Let’s start from the beginning. #10 Los Fantasmas…

Could Menudo be “BIGGER” than The Beatles?

  In 1984, Menudo had a lengthy news story on 20/20 where Barbara Walters and Geraldo Rivera told the world about the group and one of the quotes from the interview stated that Menudo could be BIGGER than The Beatles. Now, I know a ton of people might disagree with this but honestly… Could Menudo…