[6/13] Preview: Chorizo Funk and Rudy Rexx present Clásico at Takoba

It was in November of 2012 when Lords of Wax champion and Peligrosa member Chorizo Funk teamed up with with percussionist Rudy Rexx to bring the people Clásico. Rexx and Chorizo Funk wanted to bring more “umph” to the standard live DJ set in Austin with the percussion accompanyment to the DJ tracks. Rexx, a […]

[10/20] Preview: Takoba’s 2nd annual Mezcal Fest

Mezcal is a Mexican distilled alcoholic beverage that is made from the maguey plant. Although commonly associated with the Mexican state of Oaxaca, mezcal is produced in several different areas throughout Mexico. Many describe mezcal’s flavor as “smokey.” On Saturday, October 20, Austin restaurant Takoba will be celebrating the Mexican beverage with their second annual […]

Cine Las Americas presents ‘Hidalgo, la historia jamás contada’ at Takoba

Cine Las Americas is multi-cultural, non-profit organization mostly known for its annual film festival, but have film screenings year-round as well. Throughout its 14 years it has screened more than 1,200 Latino and indigenous films and videos and has partnered with local schools to create educational media programs that serve the minority youth in the […]