Saturday, May 29th, back by popular demand, Mazatzal welcomes the return of Grammy award winner Little Joe y La Familia.During a more than fifty-year performing and recording history, Little Joe y La Familia has become one of the top Tejano bands. Over decades, the group has developed a unique style, imbuing sound with norteño, country, blues and rock-and-roll music. The Smithsonian Institute and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts have hosted the band during National Hispanic Heritage Week. In 1997 Little Joe received the Governor’s Award from the Texas branch of NARAS (National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences) for his contributions to the legacy of Texas music. He received the Smithsonian’s Lifetime Legend Award in 2001. Little Joe y La Familia was recognized with a 1991 Grammy for Best Mexican-American Album for Diez y Seis de Septiembre and a 2008 Tejano Album of the Year Grammy for Before the Next Teardrop Falls. The band also received other Grammy nominations in 1988, 1993, 1999, and 2003. Their Recuerdos (2010) won a Best Tejano Album
Tickets: $40 Advance Preferred, $30 GA Advance, $50/$40 if purchased after May 23rd. Tickets available on-line at mazatzalcasino.com or at the cashier cage.
Must be 21+ - Video and band info at www.littlejoeylafamilia.com
Doors open at 6:00p. Show starts at 7:00p.
Little Joe y La Familia, only at Mazatzal!