Benevolence Band

facebook twitter
World - World Beat |
Total Song Plays: 186   
Member Since: 2009
   Last Login: over 30 days ago

Profile    Songs    Connections    Endorsements   

Sign up for Broadjam today to follow Benevolence Band, and be notified when they upload new stuff or update their news!

Plays:

30

Song Description

Light hearted saga of a devout pot smoker set to Latin Guajira groove. Track features an overdriven Santana-esque rock guitar part with a psychedelic segue sonically reminiscent of a Jimi Hendrix meets the Chambers Brothers treatment.

Story Behind the Song

Song was written in response to a listing on Broadband soliciting material for a documentary about a reunion tour for two comedians. The stylistic description called for material from the late 60's-early 70's ala groups like War and other West Coast group

Lyrics

Chorus (Spanish)

El marijuanero, anda buscando
La cosa
El marijuanero, anda buscando
Es la mota que le gosa
El marijuanero,

Verse

From morning 'til late at night
It's Bambu and Zig Zag white
From morning 'til late at night
He's mellow, never gets uptight
Reefer is all he needs
That's why he lives and breathes
If he runs out of weed
He smokes the stems and seeds

Chorus (English)

El marijuanero, he goes loco
without a toke-o
El Marijuanero, he's got no dough
all his money's up in smoke-o
El Marijuanero

Verse

He's getting hungry now
He's ready for some chow
He's getting hungry now
He's craving some cupcakes now
He's herbally devout
The ganja's what he's all about
He's herbally devout
Now he's laughing and tripping out

Song Length
4:04
Genres
Latin - Rock, Latin - Salsa
Tempo / Feel
Medium (111 - 130)
Lead Vocal
Mixed Vocals
Moods
Jovial, On Cloud Nine

Subject Matter
Pot, Drugs

Similar Artists
Santana, Jimi Hendrix
Language
Multi-Language
Era
1970 - 1979

Lyric Credits Alan Brian Curtis
Music Credits Alan Brian Curtis
Producer Credits Alan Brian Curtis
Publisher Credits Alan Brian Curtis
Performance Credits Benvolence Band