A wave of violence affected the region in recent days with a series of incidents, including the death of three police officers in Michoacan and five ambushed in the same Siglo XXI road, while four others were hanged in other villages.
In an interview released in 1980 by "Tango, un siglo de historia", a magazine published by Editorial Perfil, the lyricist recalls: «Since I was very young I wrote poems.
Two numbers from that session were never published and appear for the first time on this record. Both were pieces for the hurdy-gurdy: "Marcha procesional (siglo XVI) Santa Lucía para Rairo" and "Antiga alborada popular galega".
When he went to the station of railroad of Barcelona, where he had foreseen to take a train to Madrid, to catch there one to Asturias, he saw a folding canoe in the warehouses El Siglo.