Luis Alberto Spinetta

  1. Luis Alberto Spinetta, Argentine Rock Pioneer, Dead at 62

    February 10, 2012 7:40 AM EST Luis Alberto Spinetta, one of the fathers of South American rocanrol and an archetypal Argentine rebel whose music became arallying cry against political repression in the 1970s, died Wednesday, February 8, in Buenos Aires. Spinetta died of lung c ...

  2. Luis Alberto Spinetta Awarded Gardel de Oro

    July 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Argentine rock icon Luis Alberto Spinetta was awarded the Gardel de Oro (Gold Gardel), the most prestigious award doled out at Argentina’s annual music industry awards, the Premios Gardel. Spinetta, also won in the best rock artist category for hi ...