In Which We Interview Jessica Hernandez of Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas

  Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas are quickly establishing themselves as the act to follow. With Cuban/Mexican-American Hernandez’s bull in a china shop voice and her Detroit-based Deltas’ healthy appreciation for brass instrumentation, their debut, Secret Evil, is definitely one of 2014’s best. Swinging songs about love and heartbreak and incongruous touches of ska and soul hit like… In Which We Interview Jessica Hernandez of Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading In Which We Interview Jessica Hernandez of Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas

“Guapo”- Rafi

Hace un par de meses Rhyme et Reason’s Editor at Large had the pleasure of interviewing Mexican recording artist Rafi (el señorón Rafa Cuevas) about his foray into music. At the time we wanted to talk about “Quiero”–his first single–but he kept mentioning “Guapo”–his then unreleased second single.   Now that it’s out we know why! You’ve got to hear his take on doo woo pop. It’s a departure from “Quiero” with a decidedly spaghetti western feel–les tengo que commentar que yo no esperaba eso.   ORALE!   You can download “Guapo” for free! Continue reading “Guapo”- Rafi