La Santa Cecilia is a Grammy-winning Mexican-American band based in Los Angeles that’s been open about how their music is influenced by the struggle of migrants in the U.S. In their latest video, the band does their own re-make of the Beatles 1967 classic “Stawberry Fields Forever” and takes viewers on a colorful backwards journey of consumer strawberries from the kitchen table to California’s Central Valley.

For comparison’s sake, here’s the original:

(h/t Latino Rebels)

Read this online at http://colorlines.com/archives/2014/08/la_santa_cecillas_strawberry_fields_forever_looks_at_migrant_work.html


Thank you for printing out this Colorlines.com article. If you liked this article, please make a donation today at colorlines.com/donate to support our ongoing news coverage, investigations and actions to promote solutions.