[5/5] Preview: La Condesa Cinco de Mayo Block Party

Tuesday, May 5, the seventh annual La Condesa Cinco de Mayo Downtown Block Party Presented by Univision takes over the 2nd Street district. The annual festival covers the entire block of West Second Street between Guadalupe and San Antonio, and celebrates the rich heritage and culture of Mexico with food, beverages, and entertainment for all […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: NYE with Grupo Fantasma and Gina Chavez at The Belmont

Grupo Fantasma is a Grammy Award winning Latin fusion collective that formed in 2000 here in Austin. The biggest and baddest Latin band in the land, the group has worked or recorded with Maceo Parker, Sheila-E, Curt Kirkwood of the Meat Puppets, Ruben Ramos, GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan and indie-singer songwriter icon Daniel Johnston. […]

Merch Giveaway: Gina Chavez live from The Good Music Club CD+DVD

Our friends at The Good Music Club have been producing great quality live videos and recordings for over two years. During Free Week this past January, we (Austin Vida) curated their first all Latin music showcase at their new home venue, Spider House Ballroom. They taped all four acts, one of them being Austin-based singer […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Gaby Moreno + Gina Chavez at The Belmont

Born in Guatemala, Gaby Moreno’s captivating blend of blues, jazz soul and R&B has made her a rising star on the international music scene. Recently she’s been touring with Hugh Laurie, and she’s toured tirelessly across the globe for the past couple of years. You might have also seen her at this year’s Pachanga Latino […]

[11/9] Preview: Austin Vida showcase at Stubb’s ft. Cilantro Boombox

Join Austin Vida this Saturday night, Nov. 9, at Stubb’s indoor as we present our last live music showcase of 2013. We’ve had a great year and we wanted our last showcase to celebrate the diversity of the Latin Music scene while adding some soul to the occasion via our special guest. With essentially three […]

[2/27] Preview: Latin At Heart w/Gina Chavez at One-2-One Bar

On Friday, Sept. 27, One-2-One Bar hosts a great Latin showcase with two of Austin’s best contemporary Latin folk artists, Latin At Heart and Gina Chavez. This is a great showcase for those looking to hear some great live Latin music without having to go downtown or east of I-35. Best of all, the sound […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Carla Morrison at Empire Control Room & Garage

Win tickets to see Latin Grammy Award winner Carla Morrison at Empire Control Room & Garage on Wednesday, Oct. 2. Morrison will be joined by Pan Dulce Productions signee Jandro and Sol Pereyra. Austin-based bilingual folkera Gina Chavez opens.

[8/16] Preview: Bombasta, El Tule and Gina Chavez at Flamingo Cantina

On Friday, Aug. 16, popular 6th Street live music venue Flamingo Cantina will host the “Plethora of Sounds” Latin music showcase featuring the “barrio big band” from San Antonio, Bombasta. Rounding out the bill will be Austin-based singer-songwriter Gina Chavez and reggae-cumbia specialists El Tule. Bombasta is no stranger to Austin. The Alamo City’s answer […]

[7/27] Preview: Este Vato EP release show at The Parish

Austin-based Latin fusion band Este Vato will be celebrating the release of their new EP, Jalapeño Business, on Saturday, July 27. The third studio effort from Austin’ answer to Ozomatli features latest reincarnation of the band, including Sour Notes guitarist Rene Chavez and percussionist Dave Ferris. The EP release show will take place at The […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Carla Morrison at The Belmont

Latin Grammy award winner Carla Morrison is one of the freshest new voices from Mexico since the likes of Julietta Venegas and Natalia Lafourcade, who also produced her album Mientras Tú Dormías. Born in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico, the singer-songwriter represents what may be the future of Mexico’s indie music scene. Her live act has […]