« May I park your car, sir? | Main | Celebrating journalists all the time »


Creative ferment in Tijuana music scene

The music scene in Tijuana is in creative upheaval. This is a 4-minute video about the blend of musical styles occurring in the border city, crossing boundaries between dubstep, punk rock, jazz, cumbia, no wave, norteño, banda, noise and techno. This video is done by Erin Siegal, whose videos I've posted before. Tijuana is indeed coming out of hiberation. Here's a story I did after a trip there early this year.


TrackBack URL for this entry:

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Creative ferment in Tijuana music scene:


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.


This is so cool! This music sounds so good!


I don't see where they get the idea this is music...it fits mostly the matachines way of dancing.

pink schnoid

as Duke Ellington so famously said "there are 2 types of music: good music and bad music"

Christian Gies

Please, no dubstep. I can never consider that as a music. No offense.

The comments to this entry are closed.



This blog is written by Tim Johnson, the Mexico bureau chief for McClatchy Newspapers.

Send a story suggestion or news tip.

Read Tim's stories at news.mcclatchy.com.

Follow Tim on Twitter: @timjohnson4

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner


    Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
        1 2 3 4 5
    6 7 8 9 10 11 12
    13 14 15 16 17 18 19
    20 21 22 23 24 25 26
    27 28 29 30 31