Josh Rouse has never stayed in one place for very long, but El Turista -- his third album as a Spanish citizen -- suggests he isn't leaving the Mediterranean anytime soon. "I'll send you postcards, boys!," he sings during "I Will Live on Islands," one of the five songs to feature English lyrics. Roughly half of El Turista is performed in Spanish, and far more than that bears the country's influence, from the strum of Rouse's flamenco guitar to the relaxed, siesta-worthy pitch of his voice. Rouse is still a traveler at heart ...

El Turista 2010, Yep Roc

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