Here are three vibrant genres of traditional Mexican music explained. Mariachi music is the first thing that comes to mind when one thinks of Mexican music. Northern Mexico (hence the name Norteño which means “Northern”) and the U.S. There is a tendency to lump folk music along with tribal music. There is ac­tually a difference. Where folk music is a mere rustic ref­lec­tion of the larger In­dian so­ciety, tribal music…