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.
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.
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.
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.
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.