Friday June 7, the Austin Latino Music Association (ALMA) presents this year’s Sonidos Del Barrio program at the Austin Moose Lodge. The annual event honors individuals for their contributions to Austin’s Latino music and also features a showcase of local talent.
This year’s honorees for the “Idolos Del Barrio Award” include Leonard Davila, Manny Estrada, Ben Moncivais, Manny Garcia, Al “Skeeter” Amesquita, Margarita Muñoz Simon, Inez Ramos Salas, Lucia Perez, and Carol Perkins.
Groups scheduled to perform are Tiburon Brazilian Trio, Big Band Tejano, Johnny Degollado y Su Conjunto, and Tortilla Factory.
Long story short: Another great night at the Moose, with honors for the architects of Austin’s latin music scene, along with a great variety of music by some legendary performers.
The Moose Lodge is located at 2103 E.M. Franklin Avenue, north of MLK and east of Airport Boulevard in East Austin. Tickets are $7 at the door, $5 presale available at Estrada’s Cleaners, 2618 E. 7th Street. Doors open at 6 p.m., and all ages are welcome.