Elain Receives Latin Grammy Nomination For "Best New Artist" And "Best Contemporary Tropical Album"
The Latin Recording Academy announced today the official nominees for the XIII Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards which included Cuban singer songwriter, Elain, with two nominations for "Best New Artist" and "Best Contemporary Tropical Album."
"This is such an honor and was completely unexpected, but I ...
Message To Venus: 24-0 In Puerto Rico, International Day Of Non-violence
On October 2nd 2012, members of the Puerto Rico-via-Miami rock band Message To Venus will be performing at 24-0, an event organized in honor of the International Day of Non-Violence, in the goal of stopping all violence in Puerto Rico for 24 hours.
"Crime here is on the rise, it's crazy," comments ...
Flamenco Guitar Sensation Mehran Ventures Into Uncharted Prog Territories On New CD Release 'Subterranea'
Flamenco Guitar Sensation Mehran Ventures Into Uncharted Prog Territories On New CD Release 'Subterranea'Chicago, IL - 'Subterranea' is the name of new instrumental album by guitarist Mehran which is due for release in September 2012. Just like his first critically acclaimed CD, 'Angels of Persepolis', ...
Millennium, Pop's Newest Group, Releases First Single 'Beach Anthem' Ft. Baby Bash!
Millennium, one of the newest and most edgy groups to hit the pop music scene, announced the release of their first single 'Beach Anthem' today. It's a suitable title given that the song transports you to a world of sun, surf and sand with its infectious pop melody and cool reggae groove. An added bonus ...
The Latin Recording Academy Announces 2012 Latin Grammy Street Parties
The Latin Recording Academy, Eventus and Univision announce the schedule and talent roster for the upcoming 2012 Latin GRAMMY Street Parties, celebrating its 10th year. The six-city cross-country festival will lead up to the XIII Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards Telecast on November 15 in Las Vegas. Kicking ...
Historic Musical Journey Featuring Global Pop Icons Marc Anthony, Chayanne And Marco Antonio Solis Grosses Over $10 Million In Ticket Sales
Billboard Magazine announced this week that GIGANT3S, the U.S. music tour starring Marc Anthony, Chayanne and Marco Antonio Solis and produced by Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN), occupied the No. 1 spot in Billboard's Hot Tours Chart with over $10 million in ticket sales. The 14-city stateside trek ...
The 2012 Edition Of The Latin Grammy Acoustic Sessions Presented By The Latin Recording Academy And Eventus Kicked Off With Smash Performance By Three-time Latin Grammy And Grammy Winner Gilberto Santa Rosa
After a highly successful first year in 2011, last night in New York, The Latin Recording Academy and Eventus officially kicked off this year's Latin GRAMMY Acoustic Sessions with a captivating performance by three-time Latin GRAMMY and GRAMMY winner, Gilberto Santa Rosa. The exclusive, upscale, invitation-only ...
'Juanes: Fijate Bien' Launches September 23 On SiriusXM
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that Juanes: Fijate Bien, SiriusXM's first artist-hosted show for bilingual listeners, will officially launch Sunday, September 23, 2012, on Caliente channel 150 and La Kueva channel 540.
On his exclusive monthly show, Fijate Bien, the GRAMMY® and ...
Macy's Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
This fall, Macy's (NYSE:M) partners with Vanidades, the nation's first-ever, Spanish-language, women's lifestyle magazine, to celebrate Latino-Americans in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. With special events nationwide, Macy's is set to commemorate Hispanic American contributions to fashion, culture ...
SiriusXM Announces Exclusive Latin Programming In Celebration Of Hispanic Heritage Month
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with performances, interviews, and specials by many of today's most celebrated Latin artists airing across its SiriusXM Latino channels beginning Saturday, September 15, 2012.
SiriusXM's first artist-hosted ...
Message To Venus Offering "Universal You" Free Song Download In Honor Of Latin Rock Awards Nomination
Puerto Rico-via-Miami rockers Message To Venus are so excited about their nomination at the 2012 Latin Rock Awards, that they have made their song "Universal You" available for free download via PureGrainAudio.com to commemorate the event. Grab the song for yourself here:
"Dame Un Break" Winner Lokixxmo Debuts Original Single 'Noche Europe' With A New Music Video & 'Making Of Special On Tr3s
Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más, the bilingual/bicultural entertainment destination for Latinos in the US, announces vibrant talent Lokixximo as the winner of the network's Dame Un Break contest presented by Wendy's. The Dominican artist brings an uncharted aspect of Latin Urban music to the forefront with ...
Thizz Latin's Block Movement Joins Bone Thugs-n-harmony In "Thizzn" Documentary
Thizz Latin Midwest rap group Block Movement has released the first single, "Time of My Life" (now on iTunes), from their upcoming Block Starz Music debut album, N.A.F.T.A., and will be featured in a new independent film called "Thizzn the Documentary".
Block Movement, which was nominated for "Best ...
International Sensation Noelia Continues To Rise On The Top 40 Billboard Dance Charts
No stranger to the Latin Music scene, this sultry artist is now climbing the mainstream Billboard Charts with not only one but two of her English language U.S. single debuts. Noelia, daughter to Puerto Rican singer and actressYolandita Mongehas a vast history of musical success in the Latin & International ...
Multi-Platinum Latin Rockers Mana To Be Inducted Into Guitar Center's Historic Rockwalk On September 17, 2012
Guitar Center is proud to announce the upcoming induction of multi-platinum and Grammy winning Latin rockers Mana,into the retailers' historic RockWalk. The induction ceremony, which is by invitation only, will take place on Monday, Sept. 17 at 2 p.m. at Guitar Center's Hollywood location on Sunset ...
Acclaimed In America's Got Talent, Carlos Aponte Releases His Album 'Attimo'
Puerto Rican Young Crossover Tenor Carlos Aponte recently presented 'Attimo', an album that features 11 of the world's most memorable songs with new musical and vocal arrangements in English, Spanish, Italian, and German.
Since his appearance on the acclaimed NBC TV show America's Got Talent, ...
Mayra Veronica Gets Inducted Into The Hard Rock Museum's Hall Of Fame At The Prestigious Hard Rock Hotel And Casino In Las Vegas
Mayra's extensive work with our American Military and her past 3 top Billboard charting songs have earned her a spot at the renowned Hard Rock Museum. Mayra is recognized by the Hard Rock Museum for her work as a Singer/Songwriter, her top charting Billboard Song "Freak Like Me" and her labor with ...
New York City To Honor Arsenio Rodriguez - A Master Of The Son Montuno And Innovator Of Salsa Music
Arsenio Rodriguez (born Ignacio Arsenio Travieso) was a blind Cuban bandleader and composer recognized by scholars as the master of style of Afro-Cuban music called son montuno. He additionally is credited with musical innovations that have led to the evolution of what today is considered and recognized ...
Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) Pop-Rock World Fusion
That's right: Feminist rock in Ladino. The Judeo-Spanish language born in the Middle Ages is the perfect vehicle for articulating an utterly contemporary sensuality, defiance, wisdom, and love. It's a living language, a lively tradition heard in a generation of new voices from New York to Jerusalem.
Salsa, Timba And Merengue International Megastars Tito Nieves, Issac Delgado, And Mala Fe To Headline The 6th Puerto Rican And Cuban Festival
Salsa, Merengue and Timba lovers will gather once again in Houston to celebrate the musical, cultural and culinary heritage of Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. The Internationally recognized PRC Festival is the largest celebration of Salsa and Merengue music and Caribbean culture west ...
Las Guitarras De Espana Announce Fall Shows
September is shaping up to be a busy month for Chicago's Las Guitarras De Espana.
On Saturday, September 15, the band will be headlining Mayne Stage, 1328 Morse Ave, with special guests Ian Maskin on cello and celebrated flamenco dancer Wendy Clinard. Los Hombres Perdidos, brainchild of Andrew ...
Lokixximo makes a triumphant return with MTV Tr3's August 20th 2012
Latin heartthrob Lokixximo makes a triumphant return Monday, August 20th at MTV Tr3's with an elaborate music video for his new international single "Noche Europea" remixed & produced by four-time American Grammy winner and eight-time Latin Grammy Awards producer Sebastian Krys, Recorded in Hollywood, ...
No Matter What! Does A Full 180 Degree Turn Into El Jazz Latino
The band that has, continues and will forever change history is releasing their latest track BOSSAMBALA. Yes, the same band that has brought you political rock tracks such as DON'T TAKE IT NO MORE, silly SKA-influenced alternative rock tunes like SPACE CASE and hard core pieces such as ADRENALIZED FREEDOM ...
Maffio Lands #4 On Monitor Latino In The Dominican Republic With His New Single "No Te Dejare De Amar"
The well respected Dominican producer and songwriter MAFFIO is amongst the top 5 on the list for "Monitor Latino" in the Dominican Republic landing #4 on the list with the single "No te Dejare de Amar," ('I won't stop loving you') which is his own musical production under the record label SpanGlish ...
The Recording Academy Statement On Chavela Vargas
Latin Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Chavela Vargas was one of Mexico's most legendary singers, hailed for her provocative singing style and haunting performances. Born in Costa Rica but later raised in Mexico, she defied gender stereotypes and her deep-voiced renditions of Mexican ...
Lokixximo Talks About Challenges, Hard Work, And Sebastian Krys
Lokixximo has been making headlines lately for winning the MTV Tr3's Dameunbreak competition and his upcoming major single release "Noche Europea" produced by four-time American Grammy winner and eight-time Latin Grammy Awards producer Sebastian Krys, In a recent interview with Ourstage.com , Lokixximo ...
Lokixximo readies New release with MTV TR3's & Grammy Award Winning Producer
News has hit the internet that New York latin urban artist Lokixximo winner of the MTV TR3's dameunbreak.com competition is getting ready to deliver his new major single "Noche Europea" remixed and produced by four-time American Grammy winner and eight-time Latin Grammy Awards producer Sebastian Krys, ...
Mexico's Conjunto Primavera Performs In Modesto August 31
Conjunto Primavera, one of the foremost groups performing in the dramatic conjunto musical genre of the Southwest, will make its Modesto debut with a concert at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Friday, October 31. The performance begins at 8 pm.
Ticket prices range from $39 to $89, and may be purchased ...
Juanes Launches Show on SiriusXM
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that Latin rocker Juanes will host an exclusive monthly special on SiriusXM's Caliente and La Kueva commercial-free music channels.
Yo Soy Juaneswill feature the guitarist, singer and songwriter showcasing his favorite music, including songs that ...
Guitar Virtuoso Vahagni Releases Single For Upcoming Album - Broken Compass
On July 30th, 2012, LMS Records has released the single "Broken Compass" by genre bending guitarist Vahagni. The album, which carries the same title as the single, is scheduled for release on October 9th, 2012. Broken Compass will feature twelve new tracks and highlight Vahagni's talents as an arranger ...