[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 […]

[6/20] Preview: El Tule CD release at One-2-One Bar

Tonight Austin-based Latin fusion band El Tule will celebrate the release of their new album, Cuatro, at One-2-One Bar. The supporting lineup includes Austin-based cumbia-fusionists Como Las Movies and up-and-comers Organizacion Kumbiambera. Two Austin radio personalities, Vanessa Burden from KOOP and Michael Crockett of KUTX, will be spinning under the DJ monikers throughout the night […]

[5/2] Preview: Son De Rey album release party at Spider House Ballroom

Saturday, May 2, Austin’s own Son De Rey will be celebrating the official release of their debut album Ojos Azules at Spider House Ballroom. The event will feature a supporting performance by cumbia-fusion band Como Las Movies and an opening set from Oh Antonio + His Imaginary Friends. The Ojos Azules album was produced and […]

[4/5] Preview: Making Movies, Como Las Movies at Holy Mountain

Sunday, Apr. 5, Latin Alternative fans in Austin will want to be at Holy Mountain for a “double feature” showcase with Kansas City’s bilingual rockeros Making Movies and our own Como Las Movies. Both bands are a great representation of the present and future of Latin music while keeping traditional elements engrained in their musical […]

[2/20] Preview: Peligrosa w/Como Las Movies and Los Federales at Empire Control Room & Garage

Friday, Dec. 20, Austin-based Latin DJ collective Peligrosa is hosting their monthly takeover of Empire Control Room & Garage. As usual, the crew will be spinning the best in Latin electrónica on the patio all night. On the control room stage inside, two of Austin’s local Latin Alternative faves will be performing. In case you […]

[1/16] Preview: Como Las Movies + Bamako Airlines at The Sahara Lounge

Friday, Jan. 16, those who live or choose to party east of the highway will want to turn their attention to The Sahara Lounge. Austin-based electro-cumbia collective Como Las Movies will be sharing the bill with Austin-based Afropop band, Bamako Airlines. Attendees will discover the pairing of African-based music with Latin music is a complimentary […]

[1/9] Preview: Como Las Movies, Cilantro Boombox & more at Holy Mountain

While the last leg of 2015’s Free Week happens this weekend, Latin music fans are not left without a proper showcase. Friday night, Jan. 9, Red River hot spot Holy Mountain is the place to be, especially if you missed our Austin Vida Free Week showcase last week at Spider House Ballroom. The lineup includes […]

[12/3] Preview: ¡Día de los Vivos! Fundraiser for Barrio Writers at The Brass House

Tonight The Brass House will host a fundraiser for Barrio Writers, an organization that consists of free workshops & additional “Café Hours” (one-on-one tutoring) throughout the academic summer break & monthly cultural arts events during the school year for teens.. The fundraiser entitled, “Día de los Vivos: A Fundraiser for Barrio Writers” is themed with […]

[11/21] Preview: ¡Híjole Otra Vez! at The Sahara Lounge

Tonight, Nov. 21, popular East Side hotspot The Sahara Lounge is the place to be for those looking for some of the best live Latin Alternative music Austin has to offer. The promotion team that go by the name “Good Good” are presenting their second installment of their ¡Híjole! showcase series featuring Austin-based bands Como […]

[10/24] Preview: Como Las Movies, La Vida Buena, Chorizo Funk at The Sahara Lounge

Tonight popular East Side hotspot The Sahara Lounge is the place to be for those looking for some of the best Latin Alternative Austin has to offer. Austin’s own nu-cumbia collective Como Las Movies and salsa fusion group La Vida Buena perform live before DJ Chorizo Funk and percussionist Rudy Rexx go hard with their […]