Photos: Hola Indio at Red 7

Cross collaboration tour between VICE and Indio Cerveza, Hola Indio made four stops at Red 7 in Austin this year. On Friday, November 2, the fourth and final installment was part of the Fun Fun Fun Fest ‘Nites aftershow series.  The tour was dedicated to showcasing the cross-influence of Mexican and American cultures in contemporary […]

Photos: The Pinker Tones at The Beauty Ballroom

Nacional Records recording artist The Pinker Tones are a Spanish DJ duo comprised of Mister Furia and Professor Manso. The duo’s music is a fun mix of electronica, funk, hip hop, soul, disco and retro 8-bit sounds. Over the past several years, The Pinker Tones have brought their electrifying set to fans across the U.S. […]

Photos: Nacional Records showcase at SXSW 2012

The atmosphere was festive, energetic and intimate at Nacional Record’s 2012 South by Southwest showcase, which featured performances by 3BallMty, La Vida Boheme, Ritmo Machine and Loquat.

Photo Recap: Western Ghost House, Ledaswan & Politics at Frank

Austin Vida’s last showcase of 2011 happened Friday, December 9,  at Frank. We ended the year with one of our regular indie showcases where we feature or present indie rock bands who have Latino members. It matters not whether the lyrics are English or Spanish, we just care about the talent. It is all part […]

Photos: Peligrosa at The Scoot Inn

Peligrosa is the longest running Latin Dance party in Austin, Texas. The collective consists of DJs, producers, VJs and photographers. They spin everything from Cumbia, Salsa, Merengue, Porros, Gaitas, Reggaeton, Son, Bachata, Tropical Bass, Kuduro, Eletcro, Funk, Moombahton and more. Every third Friday of the month, Peligrosa throws a big party at The Scoot Inn […]

Photo Recap: CSS at La Zona Rosa

São Paulo based indie band CSS performed a headlining set at La Zona Rosa on Sunday, October 30. CSS is an abbreviation for “Cansei de Ser Sexy,” which literally translated means “tired of being sexy” in Portuguese. Their music is danceable electronic rock performed in both English and Portuguese. The band was touring is support […]

Photo Recap: Peligrosa featuring Oro 11 at Scoot Inn

Peligrosa is the longest running Latin Dance party in Austin, Texas. The collective consists of DJs, producers, VJs and photographers. They spin everything from Cumbia, Salsa, Merengue, Porros, Gaitas, Reggaeton, Son, Bachata, Tropical Bass, Kuduro, Eletcro, Funk, Moombahton and more. Every third Friday of the month, Peligrosa throws a big party at Scoot Inn in […]

Photo Recap: Night Fever XVII at Volstead Lounge

Austin based promoters Soul of the Boot Entertainment (SOBE) and Strange Tribe Productions really hustle when it comes to throwing their regular Night Fever concert and DJ showcase series. The DJ talent that the series brings is always impeccable and often include many of our favorite popular Latino DJs such as DJ Manny and DJ […]

Photo Recap: Manu Chao ACL Aftershow at Stubb’s

One of the best things about ACL Fest other than the festival itself is the plethora of official aftershows that are scheduled around downtown. Fans who can’t get enough of their favorite performing artist or fans who may not have been able to attend the festival have a chance to see some of the ACL […]