"Chicano soul is the product of black and brown communities living side by side. The group Little Joe y La Familia is the perfect example of this fusion. Little Joe grew up on the cotton fields of Texas, where his was one of the only Mexican families living in a community of largely black families. It should come as no surprise, then, that he was one of the pioneers of Tejano soul."
We were featured on NPR's Alt.Latino earlier this week - check it out!
MUCHAS GRACIAS to Jessica Diaz-Hurtado for her careful and considerate writing on our collective's mission!