Ricky Martin announces Wisin and Ha*Ash as support for One World Tour

Today it was announced that international Latin superstar Ricky Martin, set to kickoff on his upcoming One Word Tour produced by Live Nation in September, will feature tour support from Mexican-based pop duo Ha*Ash and Puerto Rican reggaeton musician Wisin, of Wisin & Yandel. The tour kicks off in the U.S. on September 15 in […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Dengue Dengue Dengue! at Empire Control Room & Garage

If Dengue Dengue Dengue’s unique take on Peruvian cumbia filtered through psychedelic techno and dancehall riddims was what first caught the world’s attention, it’s their ability to keep adding new rhythms and influences to their colorful sound that has confirmed them as one of the most inspiring acts of the Global Club Music scene. On […]

[7/26] Preview: Rick Fuentes and Friends with special guest Juan P. Moreno at El Toro Negro

The weekend’s not over! Tonight be sure and end your weekend with more Tejano and conjunto at Toro Negro Lounge, courtesy of Rick Fuentes and friends, with special guest, bajo sexto master Juan P. Moreno. Best known to most as the longtime accordion player for Ruben Ramos and the Mexican Revolution, Fuentes, also spent time with Chavela y Su Grupo […]

[7/25] Preview: Los Fantasticos at Austin Country Flea Market

Saturday afternoon, July 25,  Los Fantasticos return for their monthly Saturday residency to the Austin Country Flea Market. Visitors to the pulga in eastern Travis County will be in for another afternoon of great music and family-friendly entertainment courtesy of the family band. Originally formed over a decade ago, Los Fantasticos have played a variety of venues and events all over […]

[7/24] Preview: Hometown Boys at OK Corral

Tonight The Hometown Boys make their debut at OK Corral. One of Tejano music’s most beloved bands comes back to the Live Music Capital of the World armed with a catalog full of classic hits and new releases for the crowd at the southside Tejano club. Originally from Lubbock, the family band rose to fame in the 1990s, enjoying success […]

[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 […]

[7/3] Preview: La Diferenzia at OK Corral

Friday July 3, Ricardo Castillón y La Diferenzia will take the stage at OK Corral. The San Antonio-based Tejano group hasn’t been in town in a while, so their debut at the south side Tejano hotspot will be delight their loyal fan base here in the Live Music Capital. Rising to fame when Tejano music […]

[7/3] Preview: La Fiebre at Desperados in Kyle

Friday, July 3 will be another great Tejano show at Desperados in Kyle, when La Fiebre takes the stage. The veteran Houston-area Tejano show band will be making their debut at the new club with its ’90s-flavored hits and new material. La Fiebre began in the late ’80s, scoring hits, earning a following, and making […]

[7/3] Preview: Conjunto Romo and Los Badd Boyz Del Valle at Texas Club Bar and Grill

Friday July 3, the holiday weekend starts off with a conjunto shoot out at Texas Club Bar and Grill. The southeast Austin Tejano club will welcome back Kyle’s own Conjunto powerhouse Conjunto Romo for a double bill with the sharp-dressed men from Elsa, Los Badd Boyz Del Valle. Considered rising stars on the Conjunto scene, […]

[7/3] Preview: Viento Callejero, Como Las Movies at Mohawk

This holiday weekend is a good one for Latin music fans. Friday, July 3, California urban cumbia band Viento Callejero will be making the Austin of their current Remolino Tour at the Mohawk. The group will be joined by local headliners in their own right and fellow cumbia fusionists, Como Las Movies. This show happens […]