Jasmine Garsd appears in the following:
Thursday, December 05, 2013
A look back at the diverse, exciting and adventure-filled year in Latin Alternative music.
Friday, November 29, 2013
Join us as we listen to new songs from across the Latin world — and discuss big goats, masked surf rockers and bands you are willing to wait for under the freezing rain.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
This week's episode of Alt.Latino features a biting new track by the Puerto Rican rap duo. In "Multi_Viral," the band intersperses its own commentary on the media with a spoken-word passage by the controversial founder of WikiLeaks.
Thursday, November 07, 2013
Join Alt.Latino in listening to brand-new tracks from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Argentina and more.
Friday, November 01, 2013
Alt.Latino observes the holiday by offering music and memories to loved ones we lost this year, with special dedications from our listeners.
Sunday, October 20, 2013
The Argentine electronic artist has a loyal, adoring fan base that crosses cultural barriers — and her remarkable new album is both playful and profound. "Eras," the first single, washes over you with trance-like beats and a deep bass line as her whispered vocals weave in and out.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
We were thrilled to have Juana Molina on this week's show to talk about her new album, Wed21, her musical influences, and how to rebel when your parents have the coolest musical tastes ever.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Ready for a trip to the Dominican Republic, Chile, Puerto Rico and more? Join us on this week's Alt.Latino as we explore the music that is moving and shaking Latin America.
Saturday, September 07, 2013
Pro wrestling in Mexico is usually associated with buff, tough show-boating guys. But it's also an unlikely niche for the country's LGBT, thanks to Los Exóticos — campy, mostly gay male wrestlers who are known as much for their wrestling skills as they are for their feminine garb and flirty behavior.
Friday, September 06, 2013
This week, one of our favorite Chilean bands gets a remix from a Guatemalan DJ, a young Colombian singer makes musical magic happen with a New York producer, a son of salsa royalty churns out a beautiful love ballad, and more.
Friday, August 30, 2013
The amazing DJ duo mixes traditional Latin American sounds, including cumbia, bubblegum pop, and digital beats. Join Alt.Latino as the two provide a peek into their sound world — and pick out a spectacularly eclectic mix of their favorite songs.
Friday, August 16, 2013
This week, Alt.Latino makes musical stops in Colombia, Los Angeles, Nigeria, Argentina and New York.
Thursday, August 08, 2013
This week on Alt.Latino: a stunning musical lineup that spans the hemisphere, from Argentina to Chile to Panama to Mexico to... Ohio? Yes, we're going everywhere.
Thursday, August 01, 2013
The Spanish-language TV network Univision has been winning the prime-time ratings among young adult viewers in the U.S. Telenovelas are no small part of that equation: Fans follow them devotedly, while detractors often abhor them as racist, classist and sexist. Join Alt.Latino as we explore what they mean to Latin culture.
Thursday, July 25, 2013
On this week's Alt.Latino, festival curator Beco Dranoff discusses the brightest stars to emerge at Brasil Summerfest this year. Selections include songs by Gaby Amarantos, Alexia Bontempo, Planet Hemp and more.
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Alt.Latino's Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras just got back from New York, where they watched some amazing live bands and discovered fantastic new records. Join them as they sit in Central Park — alongside listeners who stopped by to say hola — and share their favorite discoveries.
Saturday, July 13, 2013
The front man for the legendary Brazilian band stops by to discuss Os Mutantes and the protests that are rocking the South American giant.
Friday, July 05, 2013
This week on Alt.Latino, we premiere a track from rapper Mala Rodriguez's new album, Bruja, and unveil a remix of an Afro-Colombian anthem. Hear all that, plus new songs by Matias Aguayo, Davíd Garza, The Krayolas and more.
Friday, June 28, 2013
The new rock band is led by an up-and-coming Latina singer who's trying to break out — and backed by a renowned Puerto Rican musician who's trying to stay in one place.
Thursday, June 27, 2013
The Spanish filmmaker visits Alt.Latino for a conversation about art, life and music that moves him.