Sat, Apr 06 | Morales Radio Hall

Tejas Got Soul: Early Chicano Sounds of Houston

Explore the Soul roots of Tejano music in Houston. Join us for a day-long event highlighting pioneering musicians from Houston’s East End and their contributions to a nationally-noted style of music - Tejano Soul. Enjoy live performances and dancing and hear local musicians and scholars discuss the
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Tejas Got Soul: Early Chicano Sounds of Houston

Time & Location

Apr 06, 2019, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Morales Radio Hall, 111 N Ennis St, Houston, TX 77003, USA

About the Event

Join us Saturday April 6th from 3-7pm in the East End for an evening of Music, Culture, and Community!

Tejas Got Soul: Early Chicano Sound of Houston

Explore the Soul roots of Tejano music in Houston. Join us for a day-long event highlighting pioneering musicians from Houston’s East End and their contributions to a nationally-noted style of music - Tejano Soul. Enjoy live performances and dancing and hear local musicians and scholars discuss the important musical development of this great genre of music. Bring your stories, memories, photos, and posters and take home copies from our storytelling and digitization stations.

Performances By

Jesse Casas - Jesse & The Crystals/The Stardusters

Manuel Mendiola - Manuel Mendiola & The Exiles

Nick Gaitan - Paying tribute to Oscar Villanueva of Ricky Vee & The Stardusters/The Rock 'N Vees

Special guest TBA

With DJ Isaac "Simmer Down" Rodriguez & Delia Dulce bringing you the best of Chicano Soul & Tejano!

Sponsors

The Morales Foundation, Houston Public LIbrary, UH LIbraries, East End Chamber of Commerce, East End Management District

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