Catalina Maria Johnson

Catalina Maria Johnson appears in the following:

Songs We Love: The Chamanas, 'Río'

Friday, July 28, 2017

The band's members grew up on both sides of the Rio Grande. Its fronterizo music is both a sensitive reflection on living with danger and a defiant celebration of life.


Rio Mira's 'Román Román' Tells A People's History Through The Marimba

Friday, July 07, 2017

Founded by artists from Ecuador and Colombia, the marimba-centered supergroup highlights the music and poetry of their countries' El Pacífico region, once a haven for escaped slaves.


Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas: Motor City Grit In Two Languages

Friday, June 23, 2017

Detroit, Havana and Mexico City come together in the group's bilingual double album, Telephone/Teléfono. The twin songs "Hummingbird" and "Colibrí" illustrate the power of lyrics in translation.


Las Robertas: California Flower Power Via Costa Rica

Friday, June 09, 2017

Meshing shoegaze with psychedelia and surf-rock, the trio led by Mercedes Oller shows a new maturity on its third LP, Waves Of The New. Hear "California Feeling."


Las Cafeteras' 'If I Was President' Offers A Vision Of Cross-Cultural Unity

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Los Angeles-based Mexican roots band makes a statement with its latest video, daring viewers to imagine a future in which different cultures complement and enrich one another.


Songs We Love: Gabriel Garzón-Montano, 'Cantiga'

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

"Cantiga," a highlight from the vocalist's debut LP, Jardín, is a musical mix of Colombia and 13th-century Spain. It speaks of a water goddess who offers a space for peace and healing.


Juana Molina Shares Eerie New Video For Upcoming Album, 'Halo'

Friday, April 21, 2017

"Lentísimo Halo" is a sneak peek at the Argentine experimental musician's seventh album. The short film juxtaposes sensual longing with a menacing landscape.