One thing is certain in music this year: trap is everywhere. The hip-hop movement , which started in Atlanta, has since spawned microgenres around the world. After all, as the rappers behind La Plebada, Fntxy , and Cozy Cuz point out, if you grew up in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, corrido and hip-hop were everywhere. For Grupo Codiciado, based in Tijuana, the decision to combine corrido with trap was much more deliberate. Collaborating with Gera MX gave them the chance to push the creative limits of corrido. When he found out Gera MX was not only a fan of corrido, but keen to collaborate, he reached out to his fellow Mexican artist.
NOTE: The City of Tempe is encouraging delivery and curbside pick-up whenever possible rather than take-out at this time. Some things just go together. Mill Ave. Now solely located in metro Phoenix, the Reynoso family continues to do what they do best — share their family recipes with all of us. But, one way to sample of their best menu options is combination 8: an enchilada, burro and chile relleno.
The music of Mexico is very diverse and features a wide range of musical genres and performance styles. It has been influenced by a variety of cultures, most notably the culture of the indigenous people of Mexico and Europe. Music was an expression of Mexican nationalism, beginning in the nineteenth century. The foundation of Mexican music comes from its indigenous sounds and heritage. The original inhabitants of the land used drums such as the teponaztli , flutes , rattles , conches as trumpets and their voices to make music and dances. This ancient music is still played in some parts of Mexico. However, much of the traditional contemporary music of Mexico was written during and after the Spanish colonial period, using many old world influenced instruments. Many traditional instruments, such as the Mexican vihuela used in Mariachi music , were adapted from their old world predecessors and are now considered very Mexican. There existed regional and local musical traditions in the colonial period and earlier, but a national music began to develop in the nineteenth century, often with patriotic themes of national defense and against foreign invaders.
Heat oil in a large saucepan over medium heat and add rice. Cook, stirring constantly, until puffed and golden. While rice is cooking, sprinkle with salt and cumin. Stir in onions and cook until tender. Stir in tomato sauce and chicken broth; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer for 20 to 25 minutes. Fluff with a fork. All Rights Reserved. Mexican Rice II. Rating: 4.