Waxploitation/ZZK Announce Compilation, XLR8R Premiers Teaser!
Waxploitation Records and ZZK Records have announced they'll be releasing a new project entitled Future Sounds of Buenos Aires. FSOBA is a collaboration featuring some of the most compelling artists emerging from Buenos Aires' electronic underground including Mati Zundel, Fauna, Super Guachin and Chancha ...
Pop Icons Reik, Gloria Trevi Set To Highlight 3rd Annual "Billboard En Concierto," Presented By State Farm
For the third consecutive year, Billboard, the world's premier music brand, Telemundo Media, and Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN), the leading Latin entertainment company in the U.S. and Latin America, announced dates, artists and venues for the 3rd Annual Billboard Latin Music Concert Series, "Billboard ...
From Buenos Aires Argentina, Los Pinguos, Bring A Night Of Latin Rhythms & Vivacious Beats, Music & Dancing To Kanbar Center @ The Osher Marin Jcc In San Rafael
They came to the US from cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, Argentina, with a mixture of Latin rhythms, performed with Spanish guitars, a Cuban Tres, Peruvian cajón (box-drum), bass and harmonizing vocals. Vivacious and infectious, the sound of Los Pinguos has claimed fans worldwide with their exciting live ...
Buena Vista Social Club Presents Eliades Ochoa Live In Canada
Canada's RNS Concert Productions proudly presents Cuba's Grammy Award winning Buena Vista Social Club in three intimate evenings with legendary guitarist and singer, Eliades Ochoa. Ochoa is one of the key members and contributors of the Buena Vista Social Club. With roots in "guajira" (Cuban country) ...
Amarily Releases New Video "Mucho Dolores"
Amarily's "Mucho Dolores" is a hot, fast paced video that showcases her sweet voice and a strong mix behind her.
She is mucho caliente, her style is cool, and her moves are sexy as she takes us all around the world chanting, "Mucho Dolores" because we all know that "Money makes the world go round/Makes ...
25th Anniversary Of Festival Flamenco Internacional De Alburquerque To Take Place June 8-16, 2012
The National Institute of Flamenco in Albuquerque, New Mexico, proudly announces the 25th anniversary celebration of Festival Flamenco Internacional de Alburquerque, June 8-16, 2012. Featuring nine days of performances by Spain's greatest living artists, Festival Flamenco is an exciting opportunity ...
New Juanes Single "La Senal" Is Released On March 6, 2012
Colombian rock superstar JUANES returns to airwaves & iTunes today with the release of "La Senal" (The Signal) - the first single from his upcoming MTV Unplugged album, produced by Tr3s. Detailing our continual search for clear signals and guidance in the pursuit of love, faith and happiness, this captivating ...
Popular Latina Music Star Graciela Beltran Sues EMI Music Over Royalties: Brings Class Action Through Her Attorneys
Popular Latina music star Graciela Beltran, by and through her attorneys at Audet & Partners, LLP, a San Francisco, California-based trial law firm, and the Law Offices of Lopez & Associates, has filed a class action complaint (Case # CV121002) in the United States District Court for the Northern District ...
Berklee's 4th Annual Middle Eastern Festival Celebrates Flamenco!
The Signature Series at Berklee continues with the Middle Eastern Festival, an annual event that joins artists from the Middle East, the Balkans, and the Mediterranean with students from all over the world to perform traditional and inspiring music from their homelands. In all, 50 students will represent ...
Eliz Camacho "In La Ritma" At The CIAA
"¡Tres, Dos, Uno...SHOW TIME!" As rare a a blue diamond, it's not but ever so often the world is graced by entertainers that are the epitome of "the complete package". Eliz Camacho, "urban-latin" singer/songwriter & actress, is just that...¡FANTASTICO!
Eliz, along with other notable performers ...
Prince Royce Wins Four 2011 Premio Lo Nuestro Awards Making Him One Of The Top Winners Of The Night
Latin music's hottest breakthrough artist, Prince Royce, reached yet another milestone last night at the twenty-fourth annual Premio Lo Nuestro Awards by taking home four awards, making him one of the biggest winners of the night alongside Shakira, who also garnered four awards.
Royce, who had ...
Billboard To Host Superstar Q&A With International Music Sensation Pitbull During 23rd Annual Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards Presented
Billboard, the world's most influential music media brand, today announced that Billboard Latin Music Award winner Pitbull will take part in a Superstar Q&A session at the Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards, presented by State Farm®. During this intimate and in-depth conversation with Billboard's ...
Two High-profile Shows For Las Guitarras De Espana
Feb. 16, 2012. 2011 was a breakout year for Chicago's Las Guitarras De Espana. The flamenco/world music group, led by guitarist Carlo Basile, vocalist Patricia Ortega and dancer Wendy Clinard, released the acclaimed CD Tantas Cosas (which was submitted for Grammy ballot consideration), performed at ...
"Last Of The Great Romantic Trios" Los Tres Reyes Keep Mexican Musical Golden Era Alive With 'Romancing The Past,' Out March 27 From Smithsonian Folkways
"The Last of the Great Trios," Mexican trío romántico Los Tres Reyes (The Three Kings) celebrates a career of more than 50 years with the new album 'Romancing the Past' available March 27 from Smithsonian Folkways, the nonprofit record label of the Smithsonian Institution.
The romantic trio's ...
Los Hermanos Arango Mergeing West African And Cuban Traditions Makes US Debut At The Berklee Performance Center
Los Hermanos Arango is a seven-piece ensemble from Guanabacoa, Cuba, Havana's epicenter for Afro-Cuban folkloric culture and West African traditions. Unaltered ritual voice and hand drumming is at the core of the band's sound - rare by most Cuban groups - which also features electric bass, keyboards, ...
Latin Music's Top-touring Band Of 2011 Comes To Oracle Arena
Maná, announced today that, that they will be bringing the second leg of their eagerly-awaited "Drama y Luz Tour" to four additional venues in California, including a performance at Oracle Arena in Oakland on Friday, April 27th at 8:00 PM.
"We are thrilled to continue to work with AEG Live to ...
Free Smithsonian Folkways Album-release Event At Embassy Of Uruguay In D.C. On February 23, 2012
On Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Smithsonian Folkways Recordings celebrates its new album release - "Los Gauchos de Roldán: Button Accordion and Bandoneón Music from Northern Uruguay" together with the Uruguay Cultural Foundation for the Arts in the "Sala de las Artes" at the ...
From Madrid To Jerez - Flamenco Stars Shine In Louisville
FlamencoTalk raises the bar again when it comes to delivering a top notch Hispanic cultural program many in the community have come to expect. On March 17, 2012 Kentucky Center's Bomhard Theater will welcome Antonio Granjero and Roberto Lorente as part of the stellar cast of international artists of ...
Del Castillo Set To Release New CD, Infinitas Rapsodias, With Bonus HD Video Disc On March 13, 2012
Del Castillo, which combines elements of Rock, Latin, Blues, Flamenco and World music in their amazing palette of sound, announces a March 13 release date for their new album, Infinitas Rapsodias, a special 2-disc set that also includes a 5-track bonus DVD, all shot in HD. Infinitas Rapsodias will be ...
Slacker Radio Expands Latin Music Offerings
Slacker, Inc. today expanded its curated Spanish language offerings by launching four new Latin stations - Memorias, Puro Norte, Romántica and Salsa - and also by updating two stations within the Latin genre - Puro México and Éxitos Pop. All of Slacker Radio's Latin stations are available for free ...
Shakira Receives Prestigious French Arts Prize: 'Chevalier De L'ordre Des Arts Et Des Lettres'
Shakira received the French culture medal 'Chevalier De L'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres' from the French Minister of Culture Frédéric Mitterrand in Cannes this Saturday (28 January).
Shakira was in Cannes to open the NRJ Music Awards with her number 1 hit 'Je L'Aime A Mourir'.
She was honoured ...
Gusten Y Vean/Taste And See: Music To Enrich Bilingual Worship
One of Hispanic Catholic music's most respected composers, Mary Frances Reza's newest album, Gusten y Vean/Taste and See has been released at this year's South West Liturgical Conference (SWLC) in Dallas, Tex.
Of her new release, Reza says, "My music has been published in a variety of collections, ...
Brazilian Superstar Marisa Monte Returns With New Album 3/27
On March 27, Blue Note Records will release O Que Você Quer Saber De Verdade ("What You Really Want To Know"), the long-awaited new album from Brazilian superstar Marisa Monte. O Que Você Quer Saber De Verdade is the celebrated singer/songwriter's first new album in six years since the release of ...
Chucho Valdes Sells Out Carnegie Hall, With Special Guest, Buika
Legendary Cuban pianist and composer Chucho Valdés played to a sold out Carnegie Hall on Saturday, January 21 and was joined by special guest, Spanish jazz, flamenco, Neo-Soul singer Buika
The audience gave Valdés and Buika a rousing standing ovation as Buika rejoined Chucho and the Afro-Cuban ...
Santa Fe Winter Fiesta Showcases Latin Dance With El Farol Salsa Competition And Showcase With Award-winning Band Nosotros
The City of Santa Fe and SantaFe.com ignite the heat for the 2012 Santa Fe Winter Fiesta El Farol Salsa Competition and Showcase, 8 p.m., Feb. 2, at the Santa Fe Farmers Market Pavilion, 1607 Paseo de Peralta. The evening includes a salsa dance competition, music by award-winning Latin music troupe ...
Los Tercer Mundo Debuts New Video, Shot At Ecuador's Luxurious Casa Ceibo Boutique Hotel & Spa
When Daniel Jacome and fellow members of his band, Los Tercer Mundo, decided to shoot their newest 'pop electronic' video at Casa Ceibo Boutique Hotel & Spa (http://www.casaceibo.com), they simply knew the luxurious destination would be the ideal backdrop for their latest hit, "Abrazame". The elite ...
Colombian Gregorio Uribe, A Rising Star In NYC's Latin Music Scene, Releases His Debut Album
Colombian singer-songwriter Gregorio Uribe has quickly established himself as a rising force in NYC's Latin music scene and now presents his much anticipated debut album, Pluma y Vino, literally translated as Pen and Wine. He offers up a contemplative and sometimes playful collection of songs that speak ...
South Florida Singer Releases First All-Spanish Album By A Non-hispanic Female Artist In Over 20 Years
Sylvia Bennett, a South Florida resident and Grammy-nominated vocalist, has released Sonríe, the first all-Spanish language music album since Eydie Gormé recorded Eso Es El Amor in 1992.
The new album, which debuted at #1 spot on the CMJ Top Jazz Adds Chart, fulfills Ms. Bennett's long-time ...
Grupo Fantasma Headlines 2012 Santa Fe Winter Fiesta, Jan. 28
SantaFe.com and City of Santa Fe have announced the headlining concert event of the Santa Fe Winter Fiesta. Grupo Fantasma brings its Grammy Award-winning Latin-meets-funk sound to Santa Fe, Saturday, Jan. 28 at the Santa Fe Farmers Market Pavilion.
Hailing from Austin, Texas, Grupo Fantasma has ...
NYC: Chucho Valdes To Be Joined By Buika At Carnegie Hall For A Special Performance On January 21, 2012
Preeminent Cuban pianist and composer Chucho Valdés will be joined by Spanish Jazz/Flamenco/Neo-Soul singer Buika on the famed Carnegie Hall stage. This special show will mark the first time the pair performs together in North America. Valdés and Buika recorded El Último Trago together in 2009 as ...