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Jasmine Garsd

Jasmine Garsd appears in the following:

A Tour Of Spanish Harlem, Birthplace Of Boogaloo

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Join us as we walk through New York's Spanish Harlem alongside DJ Turmix. He gives us a tour of El Barrio and one of the amazing musical genres born there: Boogaloo.

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Treasure Hunt: Discoveries From The Latin Alternative Music Conference

Friday, July 18, 2014

Hear some of the best up-and-coming artists Alt.Latino found at this year's event, from a hypnotic Dominican singer to a dramatic Chilean pianist and a Cuban crooner.

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Kickin' It In NYC: The Latin Alternative Music Conference At 15

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Join us as we head to the annual gathering of up-and-comers and true legends. This year we also spoke to key decision-makers in the business.

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Immigrant Voices: Writers Share Stories Of Coming, Staying, Going Back Home

Friday, July 04, 2014

In the new book Immigrant Voices: 21st Century Stories, writers from around the world explore the immigrant experience. Hear their stories — and music from Cuban pianist Omar Sosa.

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On Being Gay, And Socialist, In Cuba Today

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Isbel Diaz Torres sees his LGBT rights activism as an extension of Cuba's socialist revolution. Attitudes are changing, but he's still struggling to find a place in the island's political landscape.

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Tourism Money Flows Into Cuba, Bringing Economic Hopes And Fears

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Tourism is an essential part of Cuba's economy. But as the industry grows, some worry it will create a gap between the haves and have-nots in a throwback to pre-revolution days.

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Cuba's Mariel Port: Once An Escape, Now A Window To The Future

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

In the 1980s and '90s, thousands of Cubans fleeing to the U.S. passed through Mariel port. Today, it's the site of an ambitious special economic zone that is filling many locals with optimism.

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Cuba's Budding Entrepreneurs Travel A Rocky Road Toward Success

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Cuba's communist government has allowed the creation of small private businesses in recent years. An estimated 1 million Cubans have taken the plunge, making progress in fits and starts along the way.

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A Bear On The Loose In Washington

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

There's a bear roaming the streets of the nation's capital. Not an actual bear, just a president who describes his recent efforts to escape the White House bubble in ursine terms.

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The New Sounds Of Brazil: Artists To Watch

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Over the next month, TV announcers will guide World Cup viewers through the soccer world. But if you're more interested in the sounds of host country Brazil, Alt.Latino has you covered.

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Even When We Chill Out, We Rock Out: Spanish Punk, Puerto Rican Hip-Hop And More

Saturday, June 07, 2014

Join us for a listening session that includes a lovesick Puerto Rican rapper, wild Spanish punk rockers and some globe-trotting Uruguayans.

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Rebels On The Dance Floor: New Songs From Chile, Colombia And Beyond

Saturday, May 31, 2014

On this week's Alt.Latino, groove to sexy Mexican funk and sway to an '80s-tinged pop ballad with hosts Felix Contreras and Jasmine Garsd.

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From A Guatemalan Ballad To 'Mextasy,' Alt.Latino Picks New Latin Music

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Hosts Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras pick four of their favorite new Latin Alternative songs.

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No Sleep 'Til Puerto Rico: Guest DJ With AJ Davila

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Puerto Rico is known for salsa and reggaeton, but it also has a strong rock and rap scene. Boricua rocker AJ Davila joins Alt.Latino for one of the show's most fun and raucous Guest DJ sets yet.

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Pachanga Festival 2014: Austin's Best-Kept Secret, Revealed

Saturday, May 17, 2014

The annual music festival is one of the coolest Latin music events Austin has to offer. Alt.Latino co-hosts Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras head to Texas to check out some of their favorite bands.

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Fresh Air Weekend: Glenn Greenwald, 'Godzilla' And Todd Barry

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Greenwald says he "erred on the side of excess caution" when writing about Edward Snowden's NSA leaks; David Edelstein reviews the latest Godzilla; and Barry tries a new stand-up strategy.

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Mi Casa Es Tu Casa: Juan Cirerol

Thursday, May 15, 2014

After a childhood in Mexicali listening to the Man in Black, Juan Cirerol became a rock 'n' roll nomad. He recently invited Alt.Latino and Fusion to his house to play his music and introduce himself.

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Latin Rock Lives: In The Studio With Venezuela's La Vida Bohème

Saturday, May 10, 2014

We swung by Austin's Pachanga Music Festival, and guess who we ran into? One of our favorite Caribbean rock bands, La Vida Bohème. They join us at KUTX for an electrifying performance.

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Mi Casa Es Tu Casa: Ali Gua Gua And Miss Bolivia

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Mexico's Ali Gua Gua brilliantly fuses traditional cumbia with punk and hip-hop. She invited Alt.Latino and Fusion to her house for an intimate performance alongside Argentine rapper Miss Bolivia.

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First Listen: Le Butcherettes: 'Cry Is For The Flies'

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

The Mexican band has crafted an album that's gorgeous, restless, dense and dark. Singer Teri Gender Bender has always been a remarkable musician and vocalist, but she reaches new heights here.

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