Suavecito rides again
Book party reunites alums of Latin rock
by Joel Selvin
"Richard Bean was still primping his hair in the men's room off the lobby at Bimbo's 365 Club when it came time to sing. The diminutive vocalist, looking flawless with his long dark curls, black leather jacket, burgundy shirt and silver crucifix around his neck, hurried onstage and began talking about writing a song in algebra class at Balboa High. "