Austin Ticket Giveaway: Night Fever Halloween Edition with Brownout

Soul of the Boot Entertainment (SOBE) is the product of promoter and all around hustler, Scott “Papa Chop” Romero. SOBE specializes on event management, artist development, promotion, publicity, booking and hospitality services. Where SOBE caught our interest was of course their Latin editions of their popular Night Fever concert and DJ showcases, a  collaboration with […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Ballet Folklórico de México at Long Center

Ballet Folklórico de México was founded by dancer and choreographer Amalia Hernández in 1952. Since then, the world renowned folklórico have performed more than five thousand presentations. The music, dance and costume of Mexican folklore combined with the talent of their artists have achieved national and international success. On Tuesday, Ballet Folklórico de México will […]

Merch Giveaway: Autographed copy of ‘Viva Duets’ by Tony Bennett

The new Viva Duets album from American music legend Tony Bennett will be released worldwide on Monday, October 22, on Columbia Records. This will be Bennett’s third duets-themed project, following the platinum selling and critically praised Duets and Duets II. Featuring many top names in the Latin recording industry, Viva Duets finds Bennett performing his […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Cilantro Bombox CD release show at Hotel Vegas

Austin-based Cilantro Boombox is Austin’s answer to international groups like Los Amigos Invisibles. Fronted by Félix Pacheco, Cilantro Boombox features touring and studio members of Ocote Soul Sounds, Black Joe Lewis and Hard Proof Afrobeat. Their music blends elements of funk, disco, hip hop, jazz and electronic-based music with traditional Latin rhythms. The group recently […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Los Enanitos Verdes at Beauty Ballroom

“Little Green Men” are invading Austin! True story. Latin Alternative icons Los Enanitos Verdes are performing a headlining show on Thursday, September 6, at Beauty Ballroom. Even though they are touring in support of their latest album, Inéditos, you know you’ll sing at top of your lungs when the Argentinian rockeros take you back with […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Outernational at Lambert’s

New York City-based Outernational is one of those rare bands that come around once every few years that makes music that truly crosses borders and musical genres. Their sound is an eclectic mix of The Clash-style punk rock with a little Gogol Bordello swagger. Add some socially conscious lyrics and you have the self-branded “future […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Los Rakas at Flamingo Cantina

Oakland-based hip hop duo Los Rakas are coming back to Austin this Saturday, August 11, to perform at headlining show at Flamingo Cantina. The “pana-baynian” cousins were in Austin for South By Southwest in March, winning over critics and new fans alike. Their music is a  Spanish language mix of grimey street style rap, club […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Prince Paul & Brownout at Beauty Ballroom

Austin funk band Brownout is the funkier alter ego of Grupo Fantasma. Led by the musical mastermind of Adrian Quesada (Grupo Fantasma, Ocote Soul Sounds, The Echocentrics), Brownout has set itself apart from their Latin big brother and grown their popularity over the past few years. The group recently released their latest album Oozy in […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Ozomatli & Peligrosa at Stubb’s

Los Angeles-based Latino fusion collective, Ozomatli, will be performing a headlining show at Stubb’s on Sunday, May 27, 2012. No stranger to Austin, the group has performed several headlining shows here in “The Live Music Capital” over the years. The group last performed in Austin as the 2011 Pachanga Fest headliner. Always on the road […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: The Pinker Tones at Beauty Ballroom

The good folks over at Beauty Ballroom, Austin’s latest venue to move and get a facelift on East Riverside, are quickly establishing themselves as an upper echelon venue known for quality live shows with both local and national acts. On Friday, May 25, the Beauty Ballroom is presenting Spanish DJ group and Nacional Records recording […]