Conjunto Music icon, Flaco Jiménez and friends (via Conjunto music y más)

The beloved Grammy-winning conjunto accordionist and Texas Tornados co-founder has decided to end his solo recording career with a statement: the down-home album “Flaco Jimenez Con Sus Amigos,” made with childhood friends. He says it’s his last solo album. No equivocation. “It’s time,” said Jimenez, 71. “I’m not going to quit. But as far as solo albums, this is the last one.” Coming from the man most responsible for exporting conjunto out of the … Read More

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2 responses to “Conjunto Music icon, Flaco Jiménez and friends (via Conjunto music y más)

  1. I have a 60’s record I am SURE Flaco Jimenez was playing for. It is PEANUTS (La Cacahuata) by “The Peanuts”. Produced by Huey P Meaux. In researching him I find that he was associated with Doug Sahms and Freddy Fender which even further convinces me it is Flaco. Can anyone verify any information on this record? Pic 1 records, TNT Music, BMI. It was one of my favorite songs and still is.

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