ian

Ricky Martin announces Wisin and Ha*Ash as support for One World Tour

Today it was announced that international Latin superstar Ricky Martin, set to kickoff on his upcoming One Word Tour produced by Live Nation in September, will feature tour support from Mexican-based pop duo Ha*Ash and Puerto Rican reggaeton musician Wisin, of Wisin & Yandel. The tour kicks off in the U.S. on September 15 in […]

[7/17] Preview: Peligrosa celebrates Colombian Independence Day at Empire Control Room & Garage

Friday, July 17, is the third Friday of the month. For Latin music lovers in Austin, we know that means it’s time to party with Peligrosa at Empire Control Room & Garage. This month’s installment of the baddest Latin music residencies in the country will serve as an early celebration of Colombian Independence Day, which […]

[7/3] Preview: Viento Callejero, Como Las Movies at Mohawk

This holiday weekend is a good one for Latin music fans. Friday, July 3, California urban cumbia band Viento Callejero will be making the Austin of their current Remolino Tour at the Mohawk. The group will be joined by local headliners in their own right and fellow cumbia fusionists, Como Las Movies. This show happens […]

[6/20] Preview: El Tule CD release at One-2-One Bar

Tonight Austin-based Latin fusion band El Tule will celebrate the release of their new album, Cuatro, at One-2-One Bar. The supporting lineup includes Austin-based cumbia-fusionists Como Las Movies and up-and-comers Organizacion Kumbiambera. Two Austin radio personalities, Vanessa Burden from KOOP and Michael Crockett of KUTX, will be spinning under the DJ monikers throughout the night […]

[6/19] Preview: 2015 Urban Rock Tour ft. Los Rabanes at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight the “2015 Urban Rock Tour” featuring Latin Grammy winners Los Rabanes is making its way to Flamingo Cantina in Austin. The long overdue tour stop is part of a Texas tour put together by Houston-based booking and music licensing company Elk Records. The tour supporting bill includes Houston-based rockeros Elyze, Dallas-based Foco de Atelier […]

[6/19] Preview: Peligrosa at Empire Control Room & Garage

Tonight marks the third Friday of the month and that means it is time for Austin-based Latin DJ collective Peligrosa to take over Empire Control Room & Garage. While the DJs from Peligrosa spin the best in Latin electrónica on the patio, live music will be provided on the Control Room stage inside by Austin-based […]

[5/16] Preview: Piñata Protest at The Continental Club

Saturday, May 16, the big Latin music festival will not be the only place in town to see great Latin Alternative as San Antonio punkeros Piñata Protest headline a great three band bill at iconic South Congress venue, The Continental Club. They’ll be joined by fellow San Antonio punk band Fea, a side-project of members […]

[5/16] Preview: Official Pachanga After Party at Hotel Vegas & The Volstead

Saturday, May 16, is the big day for Latin Alternative fans as the Pachanga Latino Music Festival goes down at Fiesta Gardens. In true festival, or “pachanga estyle,” the organizers commissioned Red Bull Music Academy to present the official after party at sister venues Hotel Vegas and The Volstead Lounge. The event (free to wristband […]

[5/15] Preview: Peligrosa ft. Murlo at Empire Control Room & Garage

Friday, May 15, marks the third Friday of the month and that means it is time for Austin-based Latin DJ collective Peligrosa to take over Empire Control Room & Garage. Austin’s longest running Latin dance party will welcome special guest Murlo to the party as the London-based producer is currently on his first North American […]

[5/8] Preview: Pachanga Kick-Off Party at Spider House Ballroom

Friday, May 8, the folks at Austin Music Foundation are presenting the Pachanga kick0ff party at Spider House Ballroom. The fest is less than two weeks away and Friday’s kickoff is a great way to get in the mood for the annual Latin music Fest. Austin-based groups Macaxeira Funk, La Vida Buena and Kiko Villamizar […]