[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 […]

[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 […]

[4/25] Preview: El Tule, La Frenetika at Empire Control Room & Garage

Saturday, Apr. 25, those looking for live Latin music  downtown need to look no further than Empire Control Room & Garage. Local Latin fusion bands El Tule and La Frenetika provide rhythms with guest DJ Vanessa La Bestia on the Empire patio stage. The best part is that there is no cover, leaving no excuse […]

[4/16] Preview: Las Cafeteras, La Frenetika at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight popular 6th Street live music venue Flamingo Cantina hosts the Austin tour stop for East Los Angeles’ alt-roots band Las Cafeteras. Local support comes from the South American-inspired La Frenetika. Between the two, there is every reason to go in late tomorrow or make it an early weekend. Las Cafeteras come to Austin on […]

[4/10] Preview: La Frenetika + Morena Soul at The Sahara Lounge

Friday, Apr. 10, popular East Austin venue The Sahara Lounge will be the best place in town to hear live South American-inspired music provided by Austin-based bands La Frenetika and Morena Soul. While each band’s musical stylings have roots in different countries, both compliment each other well enough to keep attendees dancing and happy all […]

[1/31] Preview: “Cumbiamba” at Flamingo Cantina

Once again tonight the place to be for cumbia lovers in Austin is 6th street live music venue Flamingo Cantina. Three of Austin’s best Latin bands are coming together for night dedicated to celebrating the popular Colombian-based genre with a live music showcase aptly titled “Cumbiamba.” Long story short, cumbia and more cumbia all night […]

[5/30] Preview: Cinco Doce, La Frenetika, Kalua at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight popular 6th Street live music venue Flamingo Cantina is hosting a great night of Latin music featuring three Austin-based faves. All the night’s performers offer music en Español with a different estyle that all can enjoy for an affordable cost. Trust us, we ought to know. Headliner’s Cinco Doce have made a 6th Street home […]

[5/9] Preview: Money Chicha, La Frenetika at Gypsy Lounge

Money Chicha and La Frenetika get a little pre-pachanga going at Gypsy Lounge on May 9.

[9/13] Preview: Los Federales, La Frenetika & Guadaloops at The Sahara Lounge

Tonight popular East Side bar and live music venue The Sahara Lounge will play host to one of the most eclectic Alt-Latino showcases in Austin. The three band bill will include traditional vallenato, cumbia, psych-rock, hip-hip, reggae, ska and progressive rock. Each band, a headliner in their own right, is well worth a listen for […]

[8/16] Preview: Son De Rey music video release party at Spider House Ballroom

On Friday, Aug. 16, Austin-based Tejano group Son De Rey will be celebrating the debut of their very first music video for “Oye Mi Amor,” off their EP, Ojos Azules, at Spiderhouse Ballroom. The event will include performances by Austin-based Latin bands La Frenetika, La Vida Buena, and of course, Son de Rey. “Oye Mi Amor” was […]