LIVE: Los Lobos

Los Lobos came out howling during their New Year's Eve show at the Belly Up -- with blues-rocker Hamish Anderson opening.

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Los Lobos headlined the Belly Up on Dec. 31, 2015 to kick off 2016 in style!
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Hamish Anderson opened the show.
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As expected, the scenic Solana Beach venue was sold out!
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Los Lobos got their start in 1973, and recorded their debut album, "Los Lobos del Este de Los Angeles," in 1977.
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They originally hail from East Los Angeles and play a mix of rock & roll, Tex-Mex, country, folk, R&B, blues, soul, and traditional music such as cumbia, boleros and norteños.
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They gained international stardom in 1987, when their cover version of Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba" topped the charts in the U.S., the UK and several other countries.
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In 2015, they were nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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Rosie Flores (pictured second from left) joined them onstage during the show.
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The band is comprised of guitarist/vocalist David Hidalgo (right), guitarist/vocalist Louie Pérez (middle), guitarist/vocalist Cesar Rosas, bassist Conrad Lozano (left), keyboardist Steve Berlin, and drummer Enrique Gonzalez.
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In 1995, the band scored the film "Desperado."
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A song from the "Desperado" soundtrack, "Mariachi Suite," won a Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance.
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Aside from that award, they've also won Grammy Awards in the category of Best Mexican-American Performance in 1983 and 1989 for the song "Anselma" and the album "La Pistola y el Corazon."
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The band's most recent album, "Gates of Gold," came out in 2015.
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Los Lobos perform during their Dec. 31, 2015 show at the Belly Up in Solana Beach.
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Los Lobos perform during their Dec. 31, 2015 show at the Belly Up in Solana Beach.
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Los Lobos perform during their Dec. 31, 2015 show at the Belly Up in Solana Beach.
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Los Lobos perform during their Dec. 31, 2015 show at the Belly Up in Solana Beach.
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Hailing from Melbourne, Australia -- Hamish Anderson opened the show.
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The blues/rock guitarist opened a string of tour dates for none other than BB King in 2014.
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Blues guitarist Gary Clarke Jr. mentioned Anderson's name first when asked who to watch out for in music in 2014.
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Hamish Anderson performs during a Dec. 31, 2015 show at the Belly Up in Solana Beach.
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