[6/13] Preview: Los Texmaniacs and Son de Rey at Flamingo Cantina

Saturday June 13, San Antonio’s Max Baca and Los Texmaniacs are bringing conjunto back to Flamingo Cantina, along with local Tejano-pop fusionists Son de Rey. These days, it’s pretty rare for any Tejano or conjunto artist to play in the heart of 6th street in Austin, so when Max and the guys return to the stage, the audience […]

[4/16] Preview: Las Cafeteras, La Frenetika at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight popular 6th Street live music venue Flamingo Cantina hosts the Austin tour stop for East Los Angeles’ alt-roots band Las Cafeteras. Local support comes from the South American-inspired La Frenetika. Between the two, there is every reason to go in late tomorrow or make it an early weekend. Las Cafeteras come to Austin on […]

[1/31] Preview: “Cumbiamba” at Flamingo Cantina

Once again tonight the place to be for cumbia lovers in Austin is 6th street live music venue Flamingo Cantina. Three of Austin’s best Latin bands are coming together for night dedicated to celebrating the popular Colombian-based genre with a live music showcase aptly titled “Cumbiamba.” Long story short, cumbia and more cumbia all night […]

[1/24] Preview: ¡Revolución! Dance Party! at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight marks the second night of this sort of unofficial Latin music weekend for popular 6th street venue Flamingo Cantina. While last night’s show leaned towards more traditional (mostly) Spanish language music, tonight’s showcase takes it up a notch by going reggae-ska. Remember, this is how Flamingo Cantina made its name after all. The show […]

[1/23] Preview: Timberos Del Norte + Son De Rey at Flamingo

This weekend Latin music makes it home on 6th street at Flamingo Cantina. Tonight begins night one of two in which the venue will play host to two different live music showcases that will feature different genres of local Latin music. Kicking things off first tonight will be Timberos Del Norte and Son De Rey. […]

[9/11] Preview: Matuto at Flamingo Cantina

Thursday, Sept. 11, New York City-based Matuto will be performing a headlining concert at Flamingo Cantina. The night’s theme seems to be Brazilian-inspired all around as locals Seu Jacinto and DJ Canoso, aka Michael Crocket of KUTX 98.9, join the party. It makes us wish we knew how to say “awesome” in Portuguese. Matuto classifies […]

[8/14] Preview: Radio La Chusma at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight the Chuco Town reggae band Radio La Chusma is in town for a concert at Flamingo Cantina on 6th. They will be part of a reggae bill that includes Dub South Records recording artist Sol Tribe from San Antonio and ska/punk band Young Costello from Austin. It is a great reason to get your […]

[8/9] Preview: Son De Rey, El Tule, Los Nahuatlatos at Flamingo Cantina

Saturday, Aug. 9, Flamingo Cantina on 6th will be where Austin Vida presents our next Latin music showcase with Son De Rey, El Tule and Los Los Nahuatlatos from San Antonio.

[7/26] Preview: ROGÊ at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight the Flamingo Cantina, in partnership with Austin Brazil, is proud to present on of Brazil’s rising pop stars, ROGÊ. He represents the new generation of artists of the Brazilian pop and his sound is the face of Brazil. He moves from bossa nova to samba and reggae, with the ease of someone who composes […]

[6/27] Preview: Los Skarnales 20 Year Anniversary show at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight Los Skarnales are performing at Flamingo Cantina to celebrate their 20 year anniversary as a band. Yes, 20 years. The original vatos rudos have held it together for longer than most of your favorite bands they inspired. What better way to celebrate that than with a show at their Austin home away from home? […]