Photos: Enanitos Verdes at Beauty Ballroom

On Thursday, September 6, Argentinian alt-rock icons Los Enanitos Verdes played a headlining show at Beauty Ballroom in Austin, Texas. The “Little Green Men” were touring in support of their latest album, Inéditos. Austin-based Latin fusion group Este Vato opened the sold out show. Austin Vida photographer Mari Hernandez was in attendance to capture the […]

Photos: Los Rakas at Flamingo Cantina

On Saturday, August 11, Oakland-based hip hop duo Los Rakas performed a headlining show at Flamingo Cantina in Austin, Texas. It was the group’s first appearance in Austin since South By Southwest. Their “Pana-bay” style of hip hop was quite the crowd pleaser as attendees were dancing throughout their entire set. San Antonio-based Bombasta opened […]

Photos: Ozomatli at Stubb’s

Los Angeles-based Ozomatli have made Austin their home away from home over the past ten years. From headlining shows to festivals, the Latin fusion collective are well loved in Austin. Their last headlining gig here was Pachanga Fest in May 2011 at Fiesta Gardens. On Sunday, May 27, Ozomatli performed a headlining show at Stubb’s […]

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. […]

Photo Recap: Pachanga Fest Day Two

Saturday, May 13, turned out to be a pretty perfect day for Day Two of the Pachanga Latino Music Festival. With slightly overcast skies at times, the recent rains brought a few cool breezes to festival artists and attendees. The mere fact that Saturday was day two of the festival marks a growth spurt for […]

Concert Review: Rodrigo y Gabriela at Stubb’s

Rodrigo y Gabriela live at Stubb's (photo by Mari Hernandez)

RodGab. Oh, RodGab. The Mexican duo of Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero can blow away an audience without saying a word. Their most recent sold-out show at Stubb’s Saturday day was no different. This time though, they brought along some friends. As part of their tour for their latest album, Area 52, they were accompanied […]

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.

Photos: ESL Music showcase at Ruta Maya

ESL Music hosted a night of Latin, electronic and world music at Ruta Maya. The night was a showcase of ESL’s artists, including Austin’s own world/funk band Ocote Soul Sounds.

Photos: Charanga Cakewalk, Beatriz Luengo at Revolucionario Awards

View our photos from the SXSWi 2012 Revolucionario Awards ceremony, which featured live music by Austin music veteran Davíd Garza, Spanish pop singer Beatriz Luengo and world-fusion cumbia band Charanga Cakewalk.

Photos: Manzanas Malas, Master Blaster at Austin Vida showcase

Latin pop group Manzanas Malas and electro/hip-hop band Master Blaster Sound System rocked our Jovita’s showcase. Enjoy photos from the event.