Los Mocosos

Los Mocosos

Imagine for a moment that you're a music critic. You're checking out the new CD by Los Mocosos, and you're thinking, "okay, this is fun. Some good old barrio-style rock." Then suddenly you're hearing reggae and funk and rap. Before you know it you're reaching for the hyphen key way too much: "a triumph of Latino-ska-funk-rock" just sounds silly, even if it's true.

That's Los Mocosos. If America still prides itself on being a melting pot, then this just might be the ultimate American band. Born in San Francisco's Mission District, Los Mocosos... more