Listen to the song "Oh February"
In a sultry cross-genre dream accented by lush guitars, lively accordion and infectious percussion, Oh February features a group of immediately listenable songs. Produced by The Decemberists’ Chris Funk, Luz Elena Mendoza continues to captivate listeners. These 6 songs of bilingual folk-americana pick up where 2012′s Court The Storm left off.
- 1. Oh February
2. A Poet’s Tune
3. Death On The Road
5. River In Drought
6. Oh February: Mad As We Are
Y La Bamba Formed in 2008, Y La Bamba is the project of songwriter Luz Elena Mendoza. Upon listening to Mendoza’s music it’s clear that she draws from a myriad of influences--from Mexican 30’s tunes to Devendra Banhart. Mendoza’s distinctive voice, poetic and honest lyrics, and melding of disparate genres has earned the project fans across the country and has perked the ears of journalists at the likes of NPR, Vice, and Rolling Stone. Always open to exploration and hungry for further musical development, Y La Bamba is an exciting band to watch grow and consistently keeps fans wondering and anxious to see what they will put out next.