An apt cut of the day for this, Cesar Chavez Day. Thanks, as always, to Super Sonido for digging up the great song. If one wants to know how corridos are sources of reportage, information, and narrative, s/he should look no further than to the Tigres, who have perfected the form.
Los Tigres Del Norte, “Cesar Chavez”, 7”
Image: Xico Gonzalez, Courtesy of Desmadre Arte.