Café Tacvba - Re
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1994 Ratings: #39 / 377
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Based on 76 ratings
1994 Ratings: #30
Liked by 4 people
July 22, 1994 / Release Date
LP / Format
Warner Mexico / Label
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A synonymous album within Mexican music culture, up there with your Pink Floyd's of the world, but it's just as "meh" as something like Jefferson Starship. It's too polished to be considered genuine and it finds itself jackknifed after taking it's twists and turns hastily. The goods spill out on occasion though. 'El Aparato' is fun (yeah, that's all I got really.) if you can get past that over produced guitar.
Revisitando el álbum y particularmente mis infantiles intentos por reseñarlo, he notado que en ninguna parte se menciona lo que en verdad importa (o debería de importar a cualquiera que deseé perder su tiempo leyendo una reseña): qué es lo que hace de valor a una obra. Una mala costumbre, heredada de los primeros críticos musicales y revistas enfocadas a estos tópicos, es transformar una simple reseña en ensayos divagando en todo ... read more
Overrated? I don't think so. Impossible to classify, but this is a totally eclectic album with an infinity of fusions of musical genres that inexplicably manage to fit, going through bolero, hard rock, norteño, world music, dance, etc. An album that at the time was not well received, but that managed to launch several hits such as "Las Flores", "Esa Noche", "La Ingrata" and "El Baile y el Salón", the latter without being single became a of ... read more
El mejor álbum en españolđź‘Ź
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Track List

  1. El Aparato
  2. La Ingrata
  3. El Ciclón
  4. El Borrego
  5. Esa Noche
  6. 24 Horas
  7. Ixtepec
  8. Trópico de Cáncer
  9. El Metro
  10. El Fin De La Infancia
  11. Madrugal
  12. Pez
  13. Verde
  14. La Negrita
  15. El Tlatoani Del Barrio
  16. Las Flores
  17. La Pinta
  18. El Baile Y El Salón
  19. El Puñal Y El Corazón
  20. El Balcón
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