How Hip-Hop Changed Latin Music Forever

How Hip-Hop Changed Latin Music Forever

February 21, 2014

By Jasmine Garsd, NPR/alt.latino This month on Alt.Latino, we’re celebrating Black History Month — and this week, that means diving into a genre that’s near and dear to our heart: Latin […]

Happy Friday From Chilean Indie-Pop At SXSW!

March 23, 2012

When it comes to independent music out of Latin America, Chile has been churning out so many bright, young artists with incredible talent, that at times it seems completely disproportional for a […]

Happy Friday From Ricardo Arjona!

November 18, 2011

Central American artists often get overlooked in the world of Latin music, but Guatemalan Ricardo Arjona proves that the region has produced quality acts.  The two-time Grammy winner’s success goes […]

Happy Friday From Adriana Calcanhotto!

September 30, 2011

Ahhh, Brazil. The land of beautiful beaches, cool people, and the lovely Adriana Calcanhotto. Sometimes tender and melancholy, other times passionate and lively, Adriana’s captivating voice and poetic songwriting made […]

Happy Friday From Marisa Monte!

April 8, 2011

I don’t know why it took me so long to post about Marisa Monte, but truth be told, we’re all lucky I finally did! For some reason, I decided to […]

Happy Friday!

October 22, 2010

Just thought we could start off Friday with a little par-tay!  Enjoy this little dittie from the Venezuelan powerhouse Los Amigos Invisibles!  Just got their latest album, “Commercial” and it […]