[2/20] Preview: Peligrosa w/Como Las Movies and Los Federales at Empire Control Room & Garage

Friday, Dec. 20, Austin-based Latin DJ collective Peligrosa is hosting their monthly takeover of Empire Control Room & Garage. As usual, the crew will be spinning the best in Latin electrónica on the patio all night. On the control room stage inside, two of Austin’s local Latin Alternative faves will be performing. In case you […]

[1/24] Preview: ¡Revolución! Dance Party! at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight marks the second night of this sort of unofficial Latin music weekend for popular 6th street venue Flamingo Cantina. While last night’s show leaned towards more traditional (mostly) Spanish language music, tonight’s showcase takes it up a notch by going reggae-ska. Remember, this is how Flamingo Cantina made its name after all. The show […]

[1/23] Preview: Timberos Del Norte + Son De Rey at Flamingo

This weekend Latin music makes it home on 6th street at Flamingo Cantina. Tonight begins night one of two in which the venue will play host to two different live music showcases that will feature different genres of local Latin music. Kicking things off first tonight will be Timberos Del Norte and Son De Rey. […]

[1/17] Preview: Salsa at Swan Dive with Leticia Rodriguez

Saturday, Jan. 17, Swine Dive will be the place for Austinites to enjoy live Latin music with a salsa twist. The historic Red River venue is the perfect setting for Austin-based singer Leticia Rodriguez Garza and her backing band. The prohibition era vibe of Swan Dive is a great room for salsa or any dance […]

[1/16] Preview: Discos Peligrosa launch party featuring Kiko Villamizar at Empire Control Room & Garage

Friday, Jan. 16, may be one of most important and memorable days in the history of Latin music in Austin. Orión García, DJ and founding member of the Austin-based DJ collective Peligrosa, is celebrating the launch of his new Discos Peligrosa record label at Empire Control Room & Garage. The launch party is not only […]

[1/9] Preview: Como Las Movies, Cilantro Boombox & more at Holy Mountain

While the last leg of 2015’s Free Week happens this weekend, Latin music fans are not left without a proper showcase. Friday night, Jan. 9, Red River hot spot Holy Mountain is the place to be, especially if you missed our Austin Vida Free Week showcase last week at Spider House Ballroom. The lineup includes […]

Photos: Austin Vida Free Week – “Futuro De Indie” at Stubb’s

Saturday, Jan. 3, we presented our annual signature Free Week showcase at Stubb’s. This year we focused on young Latinos doing big things in indie rock, a genre more and more young bi-cultural  Latino musicians will play in the future. To prove this theory, we curated a lineup that included young bands from not only […]

Suns of Orpheus: “Renovando” Live at The Good Music Club

[11/21] Preview: ¡Híjole Otra Vez! at The Sahara Lounge

Tonight, Nov. 21, popular East Side hotspot The Sahara Lounge is the place to be for those looking for some of the best live Latin Alternative music Austin has to offer. The promotion team that go by the name “Good Good” are presenting their second installment of their ¡Híjole! showcase series featuring Austin-based bands Como […]

[11/21] Preview: Peligrosa ft. Venus X at Empire Control Room & Garage

Friday, Nov. 21, Austin-based Latin DJ collective Peligrosa is throwing their monthly dance party once again at their home base, the patio of Empire Control Room & Garage. Like they do every third Friday of month, they will be joined by a special guest. Friday night the Peligrosa boys will be joined none other than […]