[4/6] Preview: Vallejo at Cactus Cafe

Austin-based modern rock band Vallejo are not only multiple Austin Music Award winners, but have the reputation for being one of the best live bands in the city. Their blend of old school arena rock and traditional Latin percussion has allowed the El Campo, Texas natives to win over new fans from all walks of […]

[4/4] Preview: Movimiento Rockero showcase at Antone’s

The April installment of the Movimiento Rockero showcase series features rock en español from Austin, Houston and Waco. Come rock with Kalua, Los Guerreros De La Musica and Beautiful Disturbance on April 4.

[3/8] Preview: Kalua, Kiko Y La Banda at Jovita’s

Every Thursday night Jovita’s features a variety of Latin music for their “Sound Is Brown” showcase series. Previous artists have included Chris Castaneda Project, Braulio Y Fuzzion, JR Gomez, Son Armado, Tiburon, and even Flaco Jimenez just to name a few. Started by the talented Austin-based musician Clemencia Zapata, the weekly series aims to showcasing […]

[3/7] Preview: Movimiento Rockero showcase at Antone’s

Movimiento Rockero is a group of Austin-based Latin rock and alternative rock bands uniting to raise awareness and support for the genre in Austin and beyond. The collective debuted in 2011 with Thursday night showcases at Ruta Maya on South Congress. This year, the showcases moved to Wednesday nights at the legendary Austin music venue, […]

(2/8) Preview: Movimiento Rockero showcase at Antone’s

Movimiento Rockero is a group of Austin-based Latin rock and alternative rock bands uniting to raise awareness and support for the genre in Austin and beyond. The collective debuted in 2011 with Thursday night showcases at Ruta Maya on South Congress. This year, the showcases moved to Wednesday nights at the legendary Austin music venue, […]

Free Week Photo Recap: Austin Vida showcase at Stubb’s

On Friday, Jan. 6, we concluded our Austin Vida Free Week showcases at the legendary Stubb’s BBQ. This was our rock en español showcase, featuring some of Austin’s long-time local favorites Kalua, Vitera and Maneja Beto. Kalua performed for the first time with a string section to compliment singer Juan Diaz’s mariachi-rock vocals while Maneja […]

(1/21) Preview: Austin Vida presents La Frenetika & Bombasta at Jovita’s

After a very successful Free Week to kick off what should be a great year for Latin music here in the “Live Music Capital,” we are back at it again with our first official Austin Vida showcase of 2012. We are introducing a new monthly residency at Jovita’s, a South Austin staple and long time […]

(1/11) Preview: Movimiento Rockero showcase at Antone’s

Movimiento Rockero is a group of Austin-based Latin rock and alternative rock bands uniting to raise awareness and support for the genre in Austin and beyond. The collective debuted in 2011 with Thursday night showcases at Ruta Maya on South Congress. This year, the showcases will be moving to Wednesday nights at the legendary Austin […]

Chris Pérez Project headlines Austin Vida “Rock en Español” Free Week Showcase

Free Week is an annual local live music love fest for Austin Music fans. Most live music venues throughout the city waive their normal cover charge from January 1-8 and allow people to check out bands for FREE. It began at Emo’s many moons ago and has become an epic musical festival in its own […]

(11/3) Preview: Movimiento Rockero showcase at Beso Cantina

On Thursday, November 11, Movimiento Rockero will present Velando Las Victimas:Remembering the Victims of Violence in Mexico. This will be a special edition of the monthly showcase according to  Kalua lead singer/guitarist, Juan Díaz. ” With the event falling so close to Dia De Los Muertos, we decided to dedicate the night to the memory […]