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The Hidden Language of Food in Mexican Ranchera Music

Mexico has its own version of the blues, music that is “heavy on the pathos and irresistible beats,” writes Gustavo Arellano, OC Weekly editor and the author of the ¡Ask a Mexican! column. These corridos and rancheras are popular with the immigrant farmworkers in the United States, and they often illuminate favorite foods or life in […]
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