Fiesta Songs

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Fiesta Songs
Studio album by Señor Coconut
Released July 29, 2003
Genre Latin Dance, Electronic
Label Emperor Norton
Producer Atom Heart
Señor Coconut chronology
El Baile Alemán
(2000)
Fiesta Songs
(2003)
Yellow Fever!
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars link[dead link]
Rolling Stone 2/5 stars (RS 929, August 21, 2003)

Fiesta Songs is a 2003 album by Señor Coconut Y Su Conjunto (Uwe Schmidt). It is an album of covers done in a Latin American style.

Like the previous album, this is a tribute album. It includes covers of Deep Purple, The Doors, Michael Jackson, Sade, and Jean Michel Jarre.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Smoke on the Water" [Cha-Cha-Cha] – 4:49
  2. "Negra Mi Cha Cha Cha" [Cha-Cha-Cha] – 3:22
  3. "Riders on the Storm" [Merengue] – 5:05
  4. "Smooth Operator" [Mambo Cha-Cha-Cha] – 4:04
  5. "El Rey de las Galletas" [Guaguanco] – 3:27
  6. "Oxygène, Pt. 2" [Mambo Cha-Cha-Cha] – 3:36
  7. "Blue Eyes" [Bolero] – 3:57
  8. "Las Marcas de Machin" [Cha-Cha-Cha] – 3:02
  9. "Beat It" [Merengue] – 3:55
  10. "Electrolatino" [Mambo Cha-Cha-Cha] – 4:06
  11. untitled [Humo en el Agua (Spanish version of "Smoke on the Water")] – 4:46

Personnel[edit]

  • Lars Vissing - Trumpet, Flugelhorn
  • Cecilia Aguayo - Voices
  • August Engkilde - Bass (Upright), Horn Arrangements, Score
  • Thomas Hass - Sax (Baritone), Sax (Tenor)
  • Argenis Brito - Percussion, Vocals
  • Linger Decoree - Sampling, Design, Typography
  • Morten Gronvad - Percussion, Vibraphone
  • Peter Kibsgaard - Percussion
  • Klaus Löhr - Trombone, Trombone (Bass)
  • Carsten Skov - Marimba