May 9th, 1947

Calendario Milonguero

On this date Miguel Caló and Raul Iriarte recorded LOS DESPOJOS, a work which exposes a reiterated issue in tango themes: heartbreak. José Dames composed the ​​music and Horacio Sanguinetti wrote the lyrics, here’s a snippet: By being away from you / I also got old / Of pain / We are now two remains, nothing more … /I do not know if you’ve done well in coming back…

♫ LOS DESPOJOS. Miguel Caló and Raúl Iriarte (1947)

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