Mexico inmates release jailhouse album

In example of true "Jailhouse Rock", Mexico City prison band record songs about life behind bars.

    In a Mexican prison, a band of inmates are setting things alight - on the stage.

    Known as Los Segregados, or The Segregated Ones, the musicians have just released their first album, a lively mix of up-beat rhythms and lyrics about life in prison.

    Al Jazeera's Franc Contreras sat in on one of their jam sessions in Mexico City's Reclusiorio prison.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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