- n a river that rises in Mexico and flows across Texas into the Gulf of Mexico
- The people used little or no violence, for this was a strike of "brazos caids" ("arms down").
- Last May General Maximiliano Hernndez Martinez was ousted by a sit-down strike (brazos caidos, literally: arms dangling).
- Warren Haynes in Rolling Stone
Haynes emphasized the heavier, hard-charging numbers, starting with "Broke Down on the Brazos" and playing electric twelve-string slide guitar on "Railroad Boy."