The Latin Alternative
The Latin Alternative Show 2007

The Latin Alternative Show 2007

September 8, 2020

This week we travel forty years back in the Latin Alt time machine to 1980. We spotlight classic salsa, chicano rock and disco-infused Latin funk that still stands the test of time. Featured artists include Tierra, Fania Allstars, Cal Tjader, Joe Bataan and Rita Lee.

The Latin Alternative Show 2006

The Latin Alternative Show 2006

August 24, 2020

This week we're joined by Mexican indie rock band Jumbo, who 20 years into their career are celebrating a recent Latin Grammy nomination. We also spotlight new music from Sergio Mendes, Miranda!, Marilina Bertoldi and Angelique Kidjo.

The Latin Alternative Show 2005

The Latin Alternative Show 2005

August 10, 2020

This week we take the time machine fifty years back to 1970, an incredible year for Latin music that saw tremendous growth for Chicano Rock and Salsa in particular. Featured artists include Santana, Tito Puente, El Chicano, Eric Burdon & War, Roberto Roena and El Gran Combo.

The Latin Alternative Show 2004

The Latin Alternative Show 2004

July 22, 2020

2020 is off to a bright start, as evidenced in our latest New Music episode. We highlight Argentine indie rocker Marilina Bertoldi's award-winning debut album, as well as new tracks from artists including former Los Amigos Invisibles guitarist Cheo, electro-bossanova crew Bossacucanova, and Mexico's rising R&B singer Girl Ultra.

The Latin Alternative Show 2020

The Latin Alternative Show 2020

July 6, 2020

This week is a special takeover episode with CHICANO BATMAN, the Los Angeles based band that mixes psychedelic Latin sounds with rock, indie and funk music. The group is celebrating the release of their latest album 'Invisible People.'

The Latin Alternative Show 2003

The Latin Alternative Show 2003

June 19, 2020

It's our 'Best of the Decade' episode, spotlighting the very best songs released between 2010 and 2019! Featured artists include Ana Tijoux, Brownout, Calle 13, Natalia Lafourcade, Vicente Garcia and many more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2001

The Latin Alternative Show 2001

June 3, 2020

Argentina remains a powerhouse for Latin Alt music. This week we highlight songs from iconic artists like Soda Stereo & Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, plus rising stars including Fémina, 1915, Usted Señalemelo and Panda Elliot.

The Latin Alternative Show 1934

The Latin Alternative Show 1934

May 18, 2020

This week is all about the new música! Highlights include the Cuban funk of Cimafunk, Suenatron's collab with Jonaz from Plastilina Mosh, plus new tunes from Flor de Toloache, Santi Mostaffa, Poncho Sanchez, Diamante Electrico and many more exciting artists. 

The Latin Alternative Show 1933

The Latin Alternative Show 1933

April 30, 2020

This week is our 'Songs About Places' episode. We highlight songs about cities and places from Kevin Johansen, Los Van Van, Aterciopelados, Choc Quib Town, Nortec Collective and many more.

The Latin Alternative Show 1932

The Latin Alternative Show 1932

April 14, 2020

So much great new music, so little time! This week we highlight new releases from Bajofondo, Jenny and The Mexicats, Systema Solar, Los Wemblers and much more.

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