Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
About Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
Herbert "Herb" Alpert (born March 31, 1935 in Los Angeles) is an American musician most associated with the group variously known as Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass or as Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass or just TJB for short. He is also famous for being a recording industry executive — he is the "A" of A&M Records (a recording label he and business partner Jerry Moss founded and eventually sold). Born in Los Angeles, California, Alpert began trumpet lessons at about the age of eight and played at dances as a teenager. Read more about Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass on Last.fm.