Fiesta Songs

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Fiesta Songs
Fiestasongs.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 29, 2003
GenreLatin Dance, Electronic
LabelEmperor Norton
ProducerAtom Heart
Señor Coconut chronology
El Baile Alemán
(2000)
Fiesta Songs
(2003)
Yellow Fever!
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars link
Rolling Stone2/5 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