Tango Argentino > Argentine tango - I am currently listening to

Discussion in 'Tango Argentino' started by Sagitta, Oct 24, 2004.

  1. samina

    samina Well-Known Member

    now i've heard everything. <lol>

    way too fast for ballroom, tho -- shoot, i could salsa to it! :)
     
  2. Shiina Ringo - tango instrumental for upcoming movie

    One of my favorite songwriters and performers has come up with this instrumental tango for the soundtrack of Sakuran a new Japanese movie. Partial sample here as part of a trailer for the movie:

    youtube.com/watch?v=PrZzsALGkaU

    Wondering what tango enthusiasts would make of it? (I like it a lot, but I have to confess to not being a tango lover.)
     
  3. Peaches

    Peaches Well-Known Member

    It's OK. It doesn't ring my chimes very much, though.

    It could be that if I heard the same music set with different visuals I'd have a different impression. I found the combination of tango sound + asian visuals to be disconcerting...my brain couldn't figure that one out.
     
  4. The director "is the daughter of theater director Yukio Ninagawa, known for his experimental stagings of Shakespeare and Greek classics around the world," (movies.go.com/variety/feature?featureid=871934) so maybe she is following in her father's footsteps with this choice of soundtrack.

    This particular tune has slowly insinuated itself into my head, but I have to admit I am already primed to give Shiina Ringo the benefit of the doubt though. There's a completely different, vocal and non-tango, version of it here, which I heard first, but I actually prefer the instrumental:

    youtube.com/watch?v=QSUwMZQbr2s
     
  5. bordertangoman

    bordertangoman Well-Known Member

    Of course if you do get really bored with your follower you can start flinging her around............

    http://youtube.com/watch?v=2YHBSEu-ooQ

    could this be the Jackass equivalent of Tango
    as in "Don't try this at Home" :Wink:
     
  6. Steve Pastor

    Steve Pastor Moderator Staff Member

    Not exactly on topic, but rather than start a new thread...
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  7. new-ish

    new-ish New Member

    This thread has been dormant for a while, but I was watching Luis Bianchi and Daniela Pucci dancing a Milonga on youtube last night and the song was "Morena"

    I looked it up and it is by Esteban Morgado, I've listened to some other bits by him and they sound great.
     
  8. Twirly

    Twirly New Member

    Yes, the album that Morena is on has got some other nice ones that you can hear in more alternative tango places for dancing. I'd recommend it. And of course everyone loves Morena!
     
  9. Peaches

    Peaches Well-Known Member

    Where can I find that album?
     
  10. Ampster

    Ampster Active Member

  11. Twirly

    Twirly New Member

    Sorry, was too lazy to open iTunes and get the actual name of the album... Doesn't look like it's available from the iTunes store, by the way :-(
     
  12. jfm

    jfm Active Member

    the best of Argentine TangoVolume 3 MILONGA!
    but it doesn't have the choo choomilonga,which i love. dearieme you can tell i have a lot of waiting around to do atwork tonight!
     
  13. bordertangoman

    bordertangoman Well-Known Member

    what is the choo choo milonga?

    Do you mean Di Sarli's El Ingenario? thought this is a tango not milonga.
     
  14. spectator

    spectator Member

    nah i know the one she meansit's not that one. it doesn't actually go choo choo but you feel like itshould . It is a milonga and it gets faster and faster and faster until it reaches the bottom of the hill and slowsdown. it's like the horse racey one- but i think that isa tango. i wish people played more funtango/milonga music. way better than dancing to lame american soft rock.
     

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