Last Night: Calle 13 at House of Blues

Calle 13 House of Blues May 10, 2012

Repeat after me: "Ka-yeay, Tress-say." Okay, then, now that we can all pronounce their name, I can begin to tell you how this trio of siblings from Puerto Rico turned a bouncy party song (Atrévete-te-te) into an anthem that helped evolve the group into a revolutionary voice for Latinos across the Americas.

Although that may sound grandiose, this Grammy Award-winning group continues to remain modest and real by gracefully balancing the fun with the forceful. Last night at the House of Blues, Calle 13 gave their fans an inspired taste of what opening act Outernational calls "speaking the truth and causing some trouble."

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When he's not roaming around the city in search of tacos and graffiti, Houston Press contributor Marco points his camera lens toward the vibrant Houston music scene and beyond.