WGBH will host a sneak preview of the documentary Los Lonely Boys: Cottonfields and Crossroads, followed by a Q&A and reception with the band live in the WGBH studios. The event, which will include door prizes, is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. To RSVP, follow this link
Henry, Jojo and Ringo Garza, the Grammy-Award winning Los Lonely Boys
Saturday, September 13 from 2:30pm to 4:30pm
WGBH’s Yawkey Theater, Brighton, MA
MORE INFO: The screening will be followed by photo opportunities with the band. Los Lonely Boys: Cottonfields and Crossroads premieres Wednesday, September 17 at 9:30pm on WGBH 2. The documentary chronicles the musical journey of the Garza brothers and their rise to stardom with their signature Texican sounds. Filmmaker Hector Galan fuses exciting live performances, vivid imagery of West Texas, intimate personal stories told by the band and their family, weaving a historical and cultural perspective on Los Lonely Boys, their Mexican-American roots and musical influences. For more information about Hispanic Heritage Month programming, visit this link.
Sponsorship for this event is generously provided by ARGUS advertising and multicultural marketing.
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