I never saw this video clip before until someone posted it on social media not long ago. This was sung by Joe “Uncle Tote” Cunningham during President Bill Clinton’s visit to Guam in ’99. This teaches me to not pay attention to the TV broadcast when Clinton was visiting…. ‘coz… Continue Reading “Star Spangled Banner Sung in Chamorro”
Lina had told me weeks ago that the Chamorro Grindz truck got a stall at the Waikele Shopping Center close to where the Leonard’s Malasadas truck parks, and would be there frequently. So I told myself we need to stop by and support them. Well today was the first day, as we stopped by on our way home from a short… Continue Reading “Checking out the Chamorro Grindz”
I was surfing YouTube and came across this video of a tribute performance to Bokonggo. I’d never seen it before but thought it was worth a look listen. Hey not bad, so I had to keep it. This was sponsored by Islander Registry. Way to go!
Listening to this song takes me back to when Lou and I got married and I was home on leave. I don’t listen to Chamorro music too often, and I don’t have any means to truly keep up with the more recent artists. So I listen to the older stuff. And when I do it almost puts me into a trance of nostalgia and homesickness…… Continue Reading “Gus ‘N’ Doll Munga Ma Usa Yo”