TITLE

Youth spurn 'drug ballads' for 'new border wave'

AUTHOR(S)
NEVAER, LOUIS
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;3/15/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the new border wave music being fashioned by youth on the border of Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, which contrasts the drug ballad music that glamorizes the exploitation of drug cartels.
ACCESSION #
86024481

 

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