Godoy y Los de Palacaguina (Film Review)

"Carlos Mejía Godoy y Los de Palacaguina en Concíerto"; DVD; Managua; Mántica Waid; 2004, c1997; 129 min.; produced by Carlos Mántica Cuadra; camera work by Cesar Guillén & Jairo Obando.

As titled, this concert features Godoy & Los de Palacagüina. The musicians include: Carlos Mejía Godoy (vocals, accordion, piano, marimbas); Los de Palacagüina (Silvio Linarte, vocals, guitar ; Milciades Herrera, Enrique Duarte, vocals, guitar, requinto, violin ; Humberto Quintanilla, vocals, guitar, requinto, mandolin). The concert recording follows a brief spoken introduction by Godoy. Note that the DVD release is 7 years after the actual concert recording. Recorded in late 1997 at "La Buena Nota" cafe. A very good show, capturing Godoy in late 1990's form.

The tracks include: El solar de monimbo / Camilo Zapata -- El almendro de onde tere ; Antojitos Nicaraguenses ; El tatuado : versión Nicaraguense ; Quincho barrilete / Carlos Mejía Godoy -- Son tus perjúmenes, mujer : traditional -- La viejecita de Mozambique / Carlos Mejía Godoy -- Coplas Nicaraguenses : traditional -- Clodomiro el ñajo / Carlos Mejía Godoy -- El Mión / D.R.A. (anon.) -- El cristo de Palacagüina ; Nicaragua, Nicaraguita / Carlos Mejía Godoy.