<title>Mirage - "Tijuana Demos"</title>
<h1><i>Mirage - "Tijuana Demos"</i></h1>
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<b>Calle Chapo Márquez, Colonia Federal, Tijuana</b>
Our street hugs up on the border fence. All barbwire and human/drug detection gadgetry.
There's a guy who guards the corner in an office chair day in, day out. Claims to be a
narco plant but is friendlier than your average Tijuana block P.D.
(A real feat given the constant electronic noise in the air:
chirps and alarms and radio chatter, not to mention the
mosquitos and confused gringos (note: alt name idea for
neighborhood, "Little Amazonia"))
We certainly haven't helped; our music-making hours straddle the p.m. - a.m. divide.
This never stopped him from reminiscing aloud to us about "el tiempo de los coyotes"-
c.a. late 80's-90's- when buildings on the street were under cartel control and harbored
soon-to-be immigrants and smugglers before their slow, catastrophic crawl into the
He says the street sits on ground permeated with narrow tunnels- dozens of them-
and the whole thing is due to become a canyon at any moment.
And so this collection of songs is, in some way, a talisman against earthquakes and a
prayer for all fellow termite ppl of the world, clinging to the comforts of nighttime,
living for la paz y luz al fin del túnel.
<b>Mirage - "Tijuana Demos"</b>
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Olha, Que Linda
Ain't No Stopping Us Now
Constructed and shared w love and care. Hope it comes across.
Contact for inquiries and more music.
All words and music written and recorded
by Ángeles/Azcaiturrieta in Tijuana, B.C. 2017-2019
Art and Web Design by Ian Collins