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Falcon Recordslocked

  • Cathy Ragland


Record label. Falcon Records was an early Mexican American–owned label, located in the Texas border town of McAllen. It opened for business in 1947, one year after Ideal Records made its first recordings. Falcon’s founder and owner, Arnaldo Ramírez, had been a DJ on the Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico-based station XEAW. He had two programs on the station, the most popular being ...

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