Hacienda Records

Los Monarcas - Celebrating 40 Years

Stock #: HAC 8404


Los Monarcas continue their family tradition of Conjunto excellence with their brand new CD “Celebrating 40 years”  

2014 marks the 40th year that brothers Pete and Mario Diaz assumed the leadership of  the Los Monarcas tradition that began in 1966 under the leadership of their father Pete Diaz Sr.  From their humble beginnings in 1966 to present day, Los Monarcas have taken their traditional Conjunto sound throughout the United States and Mexico. The group has appeared on numerous Latino TV shows including “The Johnny Canales Show” “Aqui Rogelio” and others. They are the proud winners of the 2009 Conjunto Of  The Year Award presented by the South Texas Conjunto Association.

In addition to second generation performers, Pete & Mario Diaz, the group has also added generation number three, as Mario Diaz Jr. is the groups full time drummer.  Along with other members, Mel De Los Santos on bass and also Rafael Perez on occasional live bajo sexto, these talented musicians are the current line up for the 2014 version of “Los Monarcas”

This 10 song Hacienda release includes mostly original compositions by group members themselves, and feature emotion filled songs such as “El Chisme” “Tu Solamente Tu” and many others.   All true Conjunto enthusiasts are sure to appreciate the fine performance of “Los Monarcas” as they “Celebtate 40 Years ” under the leadership of Pete and Mario Diaz.   Order your copy today!


Track Listing:

1. El Chisme

2. En Tu Memoria

3. Linda Morenita

4. Con Cartitas

5. El Zapaton

6. Yo No Se Que Va A Pasar

7. Me Has Dicho Que Te Olvide

8. Tu Solamente Tu

9. Subale, Subale, Subale

10. Lellie Polka



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