The Latin Alternative
The Latin Alternative Show 1931

The Latin Alternative Show 1931

March 30, 2020

This week we are joined by Latin Grammy winning singer-songwriter Alex Cuba, who shares his latest album "Sublime" with us. We also highlight new music from Flor de Toloache, Girl Ultra and Diamante Electrico.

The Latin Alternative Show 1930

The Latin Alternative Show 1930

March 13, 2020

It's a New Music episode! This week is full of exciting new releases from Latin Grammy-winning artists like Alex Cuba, Kevin Johansen and Diamante Electrico, as well as rising talents including Girl Ultra, Flor de Toloache, Marrón and Cineplexx.

The Latin Alternative Show 1929

The Latin Alternative Show 1929

February 24, 2020

Latin Hip-Hop is often much more dynamic and musically adventurous than its U.S. counterpart. This week we spotlight the artists pushing the boundaries with intelligence and creativity, including Fémina, Rosalía, Santi Mostaffa, C-Kan, Niña Dioz and many more.

The Latin Alternative Show 1928

The Latin Alternative Show 1928

February 13, 2020

This week is all about the new music! Highlights include the return of Grammy-winning artists Mala Rodriguez, Alex Cuba and Kevin Johansen, as well as buzz-heavy new artists like Cineplex, Marrón and Omar Apollo.

The Latin Alternative Show 2002

The Latin Alternative Show 2002

January 28, 2020

This week we're joined by the legendary singer/songwriter Andres Calamaro, considered by many to be the Latin music answer to Bob Dylan. Calamaro shares stories about his latest multi Grammy-nominated album 'Cargar La Suerte,' as well as his iconic hits "Mil Horas," "Alta Suciedad" and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 1926

The Latin Alternative Show 1926

January 13, 2020

Mexico is a powerhouse of Latin-Alt music, and this week's music more than proves it. Featured artists include Ximena Sariñana, Cafe Tacvba, C-Kan, Niña Dioz, Nortec Collective, Natalia Lafourcade and many more. 

The Latin Alternative Show 1924

The Latin Alternative Show 1924

December 27, 2019

This week we spotlight our favorite Brazilian songs of all time, including bossa nova, rock, hip-hop and funk. Featured artists include Lenine, Bebel Gilberto, Pato Fu, O Rappa, MC Marcinho, Seu Jorge and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 1922

The Latin Alternative Show 1922

December 10, 2019

This week is all about the best new Brazilian music, from contemporary bossa nova and modern rock, to soul and hip-hop. Featured artists include Mano Brown, Lino Krizz, Mallu Magalhaes, Paulinho Moska and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 1923

The Latin Alternative Show 1923

November 19, 2019

So much great new music, so little time! This week we spotlight our favorite new releases, including the trippy tropical sounds of Mr. Tropical, a new wave-flavored collab from Jenny and The Mexicats & Vetusta Morla, and African-inspired rumba from Puerto Rican chanteuse iLe.

The Latin Alternative Show 1919

The Latin Alternative Show 1919

October 28, 2019

It was 10 years ago today....this week we take the Latin-Alt time machine back to 2009, a banner year for the genre. Highlights include the Latin electronic fusion sounds of Mexican Institute of Sound and Pacha Massive, the explosive breakthrough debut of Bomba Estereo, and the welcome return of veterans Los Fabulosos Cadillacs and Los Amigos Invisibles.