Friday, May 20, 2011

Mexican State Bans Narco Ballads (Efe via Fox News Latino)

Invoking the relationship between this musical genra and the drug-cartel war that engulfs large parts of the country, the governor of the Mexican state of Sinaloa has issued a decree banning songs recounting the exploits and travails of drug lords, known as narco-corridos ("narco ballads"), from being performed or played at bars, taverns, nightclubs and banquet halls ... read more

Read also (In Spanish): Prohiben narcocorridos en Sinaloa (Univisión.com)

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