Posts Tagged ‘Javiera Mena’

Mí Casa’s MP3 Round Up #1

June 26, 2009

micasaroundupWe’re still reeling over the loss of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. E.P.D.  M.J.! So, we’re celebrating music this Friday by rounding up the week!

Cineplexx “A Mi Lado” (MP3)

BONUS! Cineplexx “I Feel You” (Depeche Mode Cover) (MP3)

Javiera Mena “Yo No Te Pido La Luna” (MP3)

Javiera Mena “Yo No Te Pido La Luna” (VIDEO)

Daniela Romo “Yo No Te Pido La Luna” (VIDEO)

Jason Mraz featuring Ximena Sariñana “Lucky” (VIDEO)

Juana Molina “Rudo Y Cursi” (MP3)

Juana Molina “Un Dia” (VIDEO)

Gael Garcia Bernal (as Tato Verduzco) “Queiro Que Me Quieras” (VIDEO)

Cheap Trick’s “I Want You To Want Me” (VIDEO)
Los Odio and Juan Son “I Want You To Want Me” (VIDEO)

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Song of the Day: Javiera Mena’s “Yo No Te Pido La Luna”

June 23, 2009
Javiera Mena

Javiera Mena

Chilean pop singer Javiera Mena has been recording and performing music since 2001, first as indie pop duo, Prissa, and then as a collaborator with friend and Chilean singer-songwriter, Gepe. Mena cites Brazilian chantuese Xúxa and Mexico’s pop icon Daniela Romo as influences, yet it’s her fascination with an AM monophonic sound she grew up listening to as a child that guides her acoustic-synth driven pop from her 2006 debut, Esquemas Juveniles (Virgin Argentina). “Yo No Te Pido La Luna” is a tune off of that record and a cover of Daniela Romo’s 1984 pop hit which was a #1 hit in Chile and once again became a hit for Mena a few years ago. Mena is currently recording a follow up to Esquemas Juveniles in Mexico, Argentina, and Chile and due out later this year.

Enjoy.

Javiera Mena “Yo No Te Pido La Luna” (MP3)

Javiera Mena “Yo No Te Pido La Luna” (Video)

Daniela Romo “Yo No Te Pido La Luna” (Original tune/video)