Spanish Guitarist Paco De Lucia Dies In Mexico, Aged 66
Famed Spanish flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia has died in Mexico of a heart attack, at the age of 66, officials in his hometown of Algeciras said Wednesday, reported.
Born Francisco Sanchez Gomez, the master guitarist helped to modernise the Spanish flamenco tradition and promote it to a global audience ...
SXSW Presents: Rossana Taddei - (Sounds Of Uruguay) - March 12 At The Speakeasy
Rossana Taddei was born in Montevideo in 1969. She and her family moved to Lugano (Switzerland) one year later, where they remained until 1981 before returning to Uruguay. That is the place where her musical career starts. She is basically self-taught and has complemented her career by taking singing ...
Latin Music Superstar Juanes Shines Light On 2014 Ram 1500 In Latest Spanish-Language Commercial
The Ram Truck brand and Grammy-winning Latin Rock musician Juanes introduce the latest commercial in their extended partnership on the "A Todo, Con Todo" ("To Everything, with Everything") Spanish-language advertising campaign. The new TV spot featuring Juanes' new hit single "La Luz" ("The Light") ...
SXSW Presents: Daniel Drexler - (Sounds Of Uruguay) - March 12 At The Speakeasy
Musician and songwriter, born in Montevideo in 1969. His work can be described as electro-acoustic pop songs, with a strong influence from the Rio de la Plata-region folklore, such as milonga from the Pampas, candombe, chamarrita and Montevideo-style murga.
Daniel has released 5 records: "La Llave ...
The Latin Recording Academy Statement Re: Simon Diaz February 19, 2014
Latin Recording Academy Trustees Award recipient Simón Díaz — affectionately known as "Tio Simón" — was not only Venezuela's folk music ambassador but a highly respected composer and singer whose talent encompassed roles in film, television, and theater. Renowned for his poetic and lyrical compositions, ...
SXSW Presents: Hablan Por La Espalda (Sounds Of Uruguay) - March 12 At Speakeasy
"The Doors at 140 kilometers an hour, with no brakes. Nobody can stop them". That's the way the Rolling Stone magazine (Argentina) defined Hablan por la Espalda; one of the new references in Uruguayan rock.
Created in the hard core scene in the late 90´s, the band evolved during the following ...
Flaco Jimenez & Max Baca - New Smithsonian Folkways Album (2/25/14)
In the world of accordion-driven Texas-Mexican conjunto music, Leonardo "Flaco" Jiménez and Max Baca are at once pillars of the past and forgers of the future. Legends & Legacies spotlights these GRAMMY award-winning artists, each an inheritor of a musical legacy from his father and grandfather, and ...
"Terra Live Music In Concert" Will Present The First On-Stage Performance Of Juanes' New Album "Loco de Amor" (Crazy From Love)
Terra is proud to announce that Latin music Superstar Juanes will give the first on-stage performance of his new album "Loco de Amor" (Crazy from Love) in a world-wide digitally streamed concert taking place the day after the album's release. A global digital media company and content producer with ...
Enrique Iglesias Uncovers Title Of Tenth Album "Sex + Love" Out March 18, 2014
Yesterday, ENRIQUE IGLESIAS revealed the title of his tenth full-length studio album, SEX + LOVE , in stores and available online March 18 th on Republic Records . Today, he's giving listeners everywhere a glimpse of what's to come on the record with the cover art. It's an intimate photo of the singer ...
Juanes Unveils New Album Name "Loco De Amor" And Release Date
"Loco De Amor" ('Crazy From Love') Will Be Released Globally on Tuesday, March 11th .
With Lyrics & Music Written By Juanes, "Loco De Amor" Is The First Spanish Language Album Produced By Steve Lillywhite (U2, Killers, The Rolling Stones & More) With The Collaboration Of Emmanuel "Meme" del Real of ...
Gipsy Kings Wins Grammy! The Band Announces 25th Anniversary Tour
GIPSY KINGS WIN GRAMMY! + New Video + New Album + 25th Anniversary Shows (Albert Hall on Feb 20th + more…)
GIPSY KINGS WIN GRAMMY AWARD
Gipsy Kings have won the GRAMMY for Best World Music Album, SAVOR FLAMENCO at the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards, tied with Ladysmith Black Mambazo. This is the ...
Carmen Cuesta's Bolero Album "Toda Una Vida" Released On Tweety Records
Following up on her acclaimed recording Mi Bossa Nova, vocalist Carmen Cuesta returns home to Spain, both physically and spiritually, to embrace the enduring magic of the bolero on her soulful and sensual new masterwork Toda Una Vida (Tweety Records, January 28, 2014 release).
Tapping into the ...
Enrique Iglesias And Coty Inc. Sign Fragrance Partnership
Leading global beauty company Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY ) announced today a partnership with internationally renowned singer and songwriter Enrique Iglesias to develop his own line of signature fragrances.
Enrique Iglesias remains one of the best-selling artists in history, with sales exceeding 100 ...
Are We In Tolerance?
NO MATTER WHAT! is back with a non-violent explosion. Their latest track: "IN TOLERANCE" is being released today along with a provocative and at times rather explicit video. As usual, a Spanish version: "EN TOLERANCIA" is being released as well.
"IN TOLERANCE" is a song about coexistence in this ...
Flaco Jimenez & Max Baca Perform Best Of The Conjunto Repertoire On New Smithsonian Folkways Album, Out 2/25/14
In the world of accordion-driven Texas-Mexican conjunto music, Leonardo "Flaco" Jiménez and Max Baca are at once pillars of the past and forgers of the future. 'Legends and Legacies' spotlights these GRAMMY award-winning artists, each an inheritor of a musical legacy from his father and grandfather, ...
Del Castillo's New Single To Be Featured On ABC's "Killer Women" Jan 14, 9pm CST
Award winning Latin rock band, Del Castillo (Austin, Tx) will be performing in a party scene on ABC's new crime/drama "Killer Women" featuring their new (instrumental) single "Las Seis Cuerdas de Tony Montuno" (The Six Strings of Tony Montuno). The featured episode airs Tuesday, January 14 at 9pm CST.
Bossa Negra Releases New Album 'Down Under'
The international collaboration of musicians known as Bossa Negra have released their latest single, titled, "Down Under." The single is a work that blends the talents and sounds of many disparate cultures in celebration of Australia's Socceroos soccer team, who recently won their bid for qualification ...
Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort Hosts Ricky Martin, Live In Concert
Palace Resorts - the company that sets the standard in five-star, all-inclusive resort accommodations - proudly hosted the celebration of the year with international superstar entertainer, Ricky Martin. The Grammy Award winning singer rocked the stage at an exclusive sold out concert at Moon Palace ...
Doritos' Mariachi Band To Raise Charity Funds With Chilli Christmas Performance!
Having recently signed to Michael Buble's booking agent for their live gigs in 2014, The Mariachis - famous for their Doritos advert appearances - are set to close out 2013 with some festive fundraising on December 23rd.
Following on from a recent high profile Covent Garden appearance by Paul McCartney, ...
Orquesta SCC Releases New Salsa Album 'Renacimiento'
The musical crew from New York City known as Orquesta SCC have released their new salsa LP record album, titled, "Renacimiento." It is comprised of 11 original tracks for an approximate total listening time of 50 minutes. It has been released on the Salsa Dura record label. A return to the golden age ...
Santana Joined By Musical Superstars In Guadalajara, Mexico At This Once-In-A-Lifetime Concert Event
Fresh off of receiving his Kennedy Center Honors Award last week, Carlos Santana took the stage with his band SANTANA this past Saturday, December 14th for a once-in-a-lifetime concert event performing to a sold out house at Arena VFG in Guadalajara , Mexico. SANTANA was joined by some of Latin music's ...
New Juanes Single "La Luz" (The Light) Is Globally Released Today
With the chart-topping success of JUANES: MTV Unplugged, the world's foremost Latin Rock artist showcased new interpretations of his most beloved songs in a more intimate and orchestral setting. The album went on to win last year's Latin Grammy for Album of the Year , (his genre-leading 19 th ), and ...
Juanes Announces The December 16th Release Of "La Luz" (The Light)
Early this morning, Colombian singer, songwriter and guitarist, JUANES announced via his Instagram, Facebook and Twitter accounts that his new single - " La Luz " (The Light) - will be released next Monday, December 16 , 2013. The first advance single from Juanes' eagerly-awaited next album, the song ...
Prince Royce Will Perform His First Live Streamed Concert "Soy El Mismo" On "Terra Live Music"
Sony Music Entertainment, a global recorded Music Company, and Terra, a global digital media company and content producer with a presence in 19 countries, announce "Terra Live Music in Concert" with Prince Royce "Soy El Mismo", the interactive bilingual music experience of the year, on December 4, 2013 ...
Flamenco Singer, Jafelin, Sings Latin Jazz Boleros
Dove Innovation is pleased to announce a music video release on YouTube of Vancouver's local favorite singer, Jafelin singing "Amor De Mis Amores" from her debut album. "Algo De Mi" which means "Something Of Me". Its a musical treat where Jafelin adds her emotion-evoking voice to beautiful Latin Jazz ...
Johannes Linstead Releases New Single 'Christmas Is Near!'
The famed Latin guitarist known as Johannes Linstead has released his latest single, an original seasonal song, titled, "Christmas Is Near!" The Christmas single has been released under Linstead's new musical appellation, Johannes Linstead Classical Works, and is the first of many new titles to be published ...
30 Berklee Students To Perform With Alejandro Sanz At The Latin Grammy Awards Tonight
Berklee College of Music students have been invited to perform alongside Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz during the 2013 Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas. The students were invited by Javier Limón, Artistic Director of the Mediterranean Music Institute at Berklee. The Latin Grammy Awards air on the ...
Doritos Mariachi Band Hit The Headlines In The Daily Star; Band Set To Make A Packet As They Sign With Buble's Agent
The Mariachis, the Mexican band made famous across the UK after appearing in Doritos adverts are set to make a seven-figure packet next year having signed with a top booking agency whose client list also includes Michael Bublé and Bryan Adams.
The Leighton-Pope Organisation, headed by Carl Leighton-Pope, ...
International Superstar Marc Anthony Brings His "Vivir Mi Vida" World Tour To Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana
Hot on the heels of the highly successful, sold out Rihanna "Diamonds" world tour concert event, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana proudly announces Grammy award winning, international superstar Marc Anthony live in concert on Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 6 p.m. Grammy nominated and Billboard Latin ...
Pioneers Of The Electro-Cumbia From Colombia, Palenke Soultribe Premiers New Video: Blanco Y Negro
Located in Los Angeles, but with the heart and origins rooted in Colombia, Palenke Soultribe are true pioneers of the crossover between afro-colombian cumbia grooves and electronic dance music.
Their brand new video presents the song "Blanco Y Negro" and was shot entirely in Cartagena, employing ...