[11/8] Preview: Latasha Lee, Manzanas Malas and Kalua at Flamingo Cantina

Friday, Nov. 8, 6th Street live music venue Flamingo Cantina plays host to a great local showcase that pairs two of Austin’s local Latino bands of different flavors with an old school soul up-and-comer. This kind of mixed-genre billing of Latin and soul is rare (unfortunately) and does not occur often, so take advantage on […]

[9/26] Preview: Manzanas Malas and Kalua at The Sahara Lounge

On Thursday, Sept. 26, The Sahara Lounge hosts a great night of Austin-based Latin music. The popular east side venue will feature Latin-pop bands Manzanas Malas and rock en Español band Kalua. While distinctly different in sound, both bands compliment each other well. Showcase opener’s Manzanas Malas (Los Bad Apples) feature lead singer and frontwoman […]

[7/13] Preview: Cumbia Explosion! at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight the Flamingo Cantina is the place to be for cumbia lovers. Three of Austin’s best Latin bands, each with their own unique sound, are sure to provide those in attendance with a great Saturday night. Be ready to arrive early and stay late for what is appropriately titled “Cumbia Explosion.” Showcase openers Manzanas Malas […]

[5/5] Preview: Cinco de Mayo Cumbiathon at Holy Mountain

The people at Gran Sonido have put together a great Latin showcase tonight at Red River hotspot Holy Mountain for Cinco de Mayo. A free showcase made up of  some of Austin’s best home-grown talent serves as the perfect after-party for today’s La Condessa Block party or Pecan Street Festival happenings. The theme of the […]

[4/16] Preview: Locos Por Juana at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight Flamingo Cantina plays host to not only the best concert bill in town but also is providing their venue as the place to support Stand Up For Kids, a not-for-profit organization founded in 1990 to help rescue homeless and at-risk youth. In addition to a concert stacked with a great lineup that features Miami […]

[3/22] Preview: Barrio Bash Vol. II at Spiderhouse Ballroom

Austin Vida debuted our “Barrio Bash” showcase series last week with a lineup and event that set the precedent for the series. The goal is to not only bring together the best and most diverse Latin bands to the people, but also showcase some of our favorite DJs at the party. If you love Latin […]

Manzanas Malas perform every Tuesday in November at Flamingo Cantina

It feels like it has been a while since Austin-based cumbia fusion band Manazas Malas have performed in Austin. Well that is changing this month as the band is performing every Tuesday night in November at Flamingo Cantina. What is typically a A slow night for live music just got un poquito mas sabor. Manzanas […]