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Music Review: 'Flaco Jimenez'

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Flaco Jimenez

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Flaco Jimenez
genre:
Country

We gave it a B

A founding member of the Texas Tornados, accordionist Jimenez calls upon Raul Malo (of the Mavericks) and labelmates Lee Roy Parnell and Radney Foster to broaden his conjunto sound with forays into country and R&B. While Foster brings a welcome Texas shuffle (”Jealous Heart”) to balance the samey San Antonio-style accordion runs and Spanish vocals, Jimenez never strays from his Tejano heart. B

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