The Neighborhood (album)

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The Neighborhood
The Neighborhood - Los Lobos.jpg
Studio album by Los Lobos
Released September 4, 1990 (1990-09-04)
Genre Roots rock
Chicano rock
R&B
Tex-Mex
Heartland rock
Length 44:52
Label Slash Records, WB Records
Producer Larry Hirsch and Los Lobos
Los Lobos chronology
La pistola y el corazón
(1988)
The Neighborhood
(1990)
Kiko
(1992)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars link

The Neighborhood is the eighth album by the Mexican American rock group Los Lobos. It was released in 1990 and includes contributions from, among others, Levon Helm and John Hiatt. It peaked at #103 at the Billboard 200 in September 1990.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by David K. Hidalgo and Louie F. Pérez, Jr., except where noted.

  1. "Down on the Riverbed" – 4:05
  2. "Emily" – 3:49
  3. "I Walk Alone" – 3:00
  4. "Angel Dance" – 3:13
  5. "Little John of God" – 2:19
  6. "Deep Dark Hole" – 2:24
  7. "Georgia Slop" (Jimmy McCracklin) – 2:45
  8. "I Can't Understand" (Cesar J.Rosas; Willie Dixon) – 4:00
  9. "The Giving Tree" – 3:07
  10. "Take My Hand" – 4:45
  11. "Jenny's Got a Pony" – 4:03
  12. "Be Still" - 3:34
  13. "The Neighborhood" – 4:07

Personnel[edit]

  • David K. Hidalgo - vocals, electric and acoustic guitars, 6-string bass, tiple, accordion, bajo sexto, violine, Hawaiian steel, koto guitar, drums, percussion
  • Cesar J. Rosas - vocals, electric and acoustic guitars, bajo-sexto, huanpanguera
  • Louie F. Pérez, Jr. - drums, percussion, guitars, jarana, hidalguer
  • Conrad R. Lozano - vocals, fender precision and 5-string bass, guitarron, upright bass
  • Steve M. Berlin - tenor, baritone and soprano saxophones, organ, clavinet, percussion

Additional personnel[edit]

Production personnel[edit]

  • Producers: Larry Hirsch, Los Lobos