Joe "King" Carrasco
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Burnin' It Down
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Put Me In Jail
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Vi Va Vi Va Va Va Voom
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Buena
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Mezcal Road

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Joe "King" Carrasco

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Texas native Joe "King" Carrasco has devoted his career to re-creating the Tex-Mex, Farfisa organ rock & roll sound of such '60s groups as the Sir Douglas Quintet and Sam the Sham & the Pharoahs. After playing in a succession of bands around Texas in the late '60s and early '70s, Carrasco founded his band El Molino in 1976 and recorded Tex-Mex Rock-Roll in 1978. By 1979, he had formed the Crowns and was calling his music "nuevo wavo," playing especially in New York, where he a... Read more

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