Great video essay produced by London based FACT Magazine about the rise of Mexican dance culture in Mexico City and Monterrey. Essential viewing.
Landfill Harmonic follows the Recycled Orchestra of Cateura, a Paraguayan musical group that plays instruments made entirely out of garbage.
The Civil War in Colombia seems to have come to an end. The Colombian government and the FARC rebels announced that a cease fire would begin on August 29th.
Find out about the 4th edition of the Venezuelan Film Festival New York – VEFFNY. It’s the most important event for Venezuelan Cinema outside of Venezuela.
Mexrrissey, a band made in Mexico City reinventing Morrissey’s songs with a Mexican flair.
Sofia Rei’s music has taken her all around the world and earned her critical acclaim. The next step is a week-long residency at The Stone in New York City.
The seventeenth edition of the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) took over New York City this week from July 6th to 9th.
Miramar captures the poetry of Puerto Rican bolero music for a modern audience. The band’s first release “Dedication to Sylvia Rexach” is out now on Barbes Records. Check it out.
The appropriately titled “Habana Dreams” finds Pedrito Martinez sharing Cuban roots-infused songs that are presented with the gusto and joy that his group has become famous for. Check it out.