Tagged: Mercado El Popo

Summer Jams

July 14th, 2010 Permalink

  Guitarist Salvador Esparza, left, and trumpeter Lorenzo Parada Garcia, right, bring their roving brand of ranchera music to the Mercado El Popo in downtown Tijuana. Twenty years ago, Para De Garcia left home in Nayarit, Mexico, to work as a musician in Tijuana. The two roam around the bars, markets and restaurants of Tijuana’s […]

Mercado El Popo Tijuana
 
Guitarist Salvador Esparza, left, and trumpeter Lorenzo Parada Garcia, right, bring their roving brand of ranchera music to the Mercado El Popo in downtown Tijuana. Twenty years ago, Para De Garcia left home in Nayarit, Mexico, to work as a musician in Tijuana. The two roam around the bars, markets and restaurants of Tijuana’s El Centro neighborhood, playing their take on Ranchera classics for donations.