The new country and western ballad is called ‘A Man’s Best Friend Is Time’ and is now available on all streaming platforms, including Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon Music. The composition channels the mixed musical heritage of singer-songwriter Rick Orozco and of legendary accordionist Flaco Jimenez. It is infused with the melancholy heartbreak of country music and the warm, passionate tones of traditional Spanish folk music.
More details can be found at https://rickorozco.com
The new single was co-written by Rick and Flaco shortly after Rick’s dearly beloved father passed away. As such, the cathartic song touches on enduring themes like family, love and loss, and the songwriting duo hope that they will move listeners with their intimate, honest and heart-wrenching story of grief.
To accompany this heartfelt lyrical journey, the two performers have crafted a slow and moody ballad which features Orozco’s quintessential evocative guitarwork and Flaco’s iconic accordion.
In addition to its availability on streaming platforms, interested listeners can also find the song on numerous local country and western and Tejano radio stations throughout Texas. Listeners who would like to hear the track more often are encouraged to place a request for ‘A Man’s Best Friend Is Time’ on their favorite station.
In San Antonio, the home of Latin Twang Productions, readers can request the track on Keda, KLMO 98.9 and Norteno 720 AM.
Readers are also encouraged to listen out for upcoming tracks from the duo, who have another single in the works in collaboration with Max Baca and the Texmaniacs.
Rick Orozco is a popular San Antonio-based Latin American guitarist, singer, filmmaker and author who has released two popular albums, ‘I Got Life’ and ‘This is my Country Album’. His cowriter and fellow performer Flaco Jimenez is known across the US and internationally for his work pioneering and playing Norteno, Tex Mex and Tejano music. He has received several Lifetime Contribution Awards, including from the Grammy Awards and Billboard.
A spokesperson for Latin Twang Productions said, “In ‘A Man’s Best Friend Is Time’, Flaco accompanies Rick on the accordion, and the two dance around each other, as they try to grab hold of as much time as their destiny allows in song. The arrangement and production is a beautiful country ballad with exquisite Spanish flavor. With this track, the Texas duo takes you on a beautiful journey down memory lane.”
More information is available at https://rickorozco.com
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