Super Mario Bros. theme gets the mariachi treatment

Video of mariachi band playing the famous song during a wedding causes a sensation on Mexico's social networks.

Remember when the Super Mario Bros. theme got played on wine glasses? Now it's getting the mariachi treatment. Video screenshot by Kelsey Adams/CNET

Remember YouTube user Dan Newbie, who played the Super Mario Bros. theme song on 48 wine glasses filled with water? Well, the homage now has a Mexican contender, but this time mariachi-style.

A video posted on YouTube a few days ago caused a sensation on Mexico's social networks and soon crossed the border. The video shows a mariachi band playing the famous song during a wedding, reportedly after the bride asked for it as a gift for her new husband.

Awwww... how romantic!

About the author

Laura Martínez is a senior editor of CNET en Español. She has lived and worked as a journalist in Mexico, Santiago de Chile, Buenos Aires and New York. She was the founding editor of the U.S. Hispanic edition of 'The Wall Street Journal' and editor in chief of VNU's 'Marketing y Medios magazine. She is also the founder of Mi blog es tu blog, a daily commentary on Hispanic marketing, media and pop culture.


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