Jenny and the Mexicats
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Jenny and the Mexicats
|Also known as||Pachucos y la Princesa|
|Origin||Mexico, Spain, United Kingdom|
|Genres||Flamenco, indie folk, cumbia|
Jenny and the Mexicats, previously known as Pachucos y la Princesa, is a multicultural band composed of English trumpeter and singer Jenny Ball, Spanish percussionist David González Bernardos, and the Mexican brothers Pantera Mexicat on guitar and Icho Mexicat on double bass. Their style blends elements of flamenco, jazz, folk, and cumbia, with lyrics in both English and Spanish. The band is considered independent, and it does not have a contract with any record company.
- 2012: Jenny and the Mexicats
- 2014: Ome (album)
- 2017: Mar abierto/Open Sea
- 2018: Ten Spins Round the Sun (10 Year Anniversary Album)
- 2019: Fiesta Ancestral
- "Verde más allá"
- "Me voy a ir"
- "Frenético ritmo"
- "Me and My Man"
- "La diabla"
- "Se viene, se va", Mr. Kilombo (2014)
- "Tiene espinas el rosal", with the group Cañaveral (2016)
Awards and nominations
|2012||Los Guilles||Best World Music or Musical Hybrid||Winner|||
|2014||Los Premios 40 Principales 2014||Best Mexican Act||Nominated|||
- "Jenny and the Mexicats lleva su fusión de ritmos al Lunario" [Jenny and the Mexicats Take Their Fusion of Rhythms to the Lunario] (in Spanish). Mexico City: terra.com.mx. 29 May 2013. Archived from the original on 30 June 2013. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- Contreras, Felix (26 March 2018). "Jenny And The Mexicats". NPR Music. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- "Jenny and The Mexicats dicen no a las disqueras" [Jenny and the Mexicats Say No to the Labels]. La Raza (in Spanish). Notimex. 28 May 2013. Archived from the original on 19 July 2013. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- "Jenny and the Mexicats presentó su nuevo álbum 'Ome'" [Jenny and the Mexicats Present Their New Album 'Ome']. Noticias de Espectaculos (in Spanish). Notimex. Archived from the original on 21 October 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- "Jenny and The Mexicats Announce New Album 'Mar Abierto' Out Today". Broadway World Music. 24 March 2017. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- "NOTHING WRONG WITH MIXING CULTURES: An Interview With Jenny and The Mexicats".
- "Jenny And The Mexicats Wins Madrid Live Music Awards: Los Guilles 2012". World Music Central. 23 April 2012. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- "Buenos Aires acoge la II edición de los Premios 40 América" [Buenos Aires Hosts the 2nd Edition of the Premios 40 América] (in Spanish). Los 40. 25 September 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- Official website (in Spanish)