Lalo Guerrero

Eduardo "Lalo" Guerrero (December 24, 1916 – March 17, 2005) was a Mexican-American guitarist, singer and farm labor activist best known for his strong influence on today's Latin musical artists.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 24th, 1916 (Tucson), Died March 17th, 2005 (Palm Springs)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MBS-015448 10-in. before 11/11/1938 De que murió el quemado Los Jugadores Male vocal ensemble, with guitars composer  
Victor MBS-045132 10-in. before 2/2/1940 A poco Laurita y Ray ; Mariachi Tapatío Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092370 10-in. before 10/17/1950 Tonto corazón Mariachi Los Coyotes ; Pedro Vargas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia LA1741 10-in. approximately January 1939 El serrucho Los Carlistas ; Lalo Guerrero Male vocal duet, with guitars composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guerrero, Lalo," accessed September 22, 2021,

Guerrero, Lalo. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 22, 2021, from

"Guerrero, Lalo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 September 2021.

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