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Monday, December 13, 2021
The singles and albums that came out this year seem to reflect the diversity of Latin music more than ever.
Saturday, November 27, 2021
A singer and composer whose songs bridged Native and numerous mainstream styles, Shenandoah was driven to create, and to share her history, with audiences around the world.
Thursday, April 29, 2021
The regular Alt.Latino chingonas talking about our 12 favorite acts from this year's virtual SXSW, including Vocal Vidas, Yasser Tejeda & Palotré, Ruido Rosa and more.
Saturday, September 21, 2019
How do you inhabit the world's most well-known Latin singer? For singers and actresses Aymée Nuviola and Jeimy Osorio, playing Celia Cruz meant staying in touch with pain, joy and destiny.
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
We've got more songs than usual this week as we make up for being away for a brief summer break.
Tuesday, August 06, 2019
How does one carve out a path of her own with a famous parent? Haydée Milanés talks about Pablo Milanés and stamping out her own musical identity.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Alt.Latino hits the road to visit RuidoFest in Chicago, NuevoFest in Philadelphia and the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) in NYC.
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
The higher the Dominican singer-songwriter's star rises, the tighter he grips his artistic freedom. The new Candela caps a trio of albums connecting dots between bachata, merengue, trap, pop and more.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Flor de Toloache makes mariachi girl magic with reimagined pop covers (No Doubt, Bee Gees) and collaborations with Miguel, John Legend, Alex Cuba and Las Migas.
Thursday, May 09, 2019
The iconic Mexican vocalist and composer Lila Downs uses music to celebrate the chile pepper.
Friday, March 22, 2019
Over breakfast tacos and barbecue, Team Alt.Latino sat down with musicians at SXSW for interviews about their music.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
The five nights of discoveries at SXSW 2019 served as a reminder that music can heal, challenge and change the world we live in.
Monday, December 10, 2018
It's been another watershed year for Latin music. Alt.Latino's Felix Contreras, Stefanie Fernández, Catalina María Johnson and Marisa Arbona-Ruiz round up the year's best.
Friday, July 20, 2018
For Latinx musicians who have found themselves excluded from the stages of mainstream festivals, a growing range of festivals and tours catering to Latinx artists and fans is changing the game.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
We laugh, we cry, we celebrate the best of the year so far with everything from bugalú to boleros to Latinx punk.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
The Latin music legend also donated memorabilia to the Smithsonian.
Friday, June 01, 2018
The band leader weighs in on the complicated and historical relationship between Cuba and the United States.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
A remix from 2016 is still picking up steam and has become the band's biggest hit yet.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Never before have so many Cuban artists performed or have been displayed in a single venue in the U.S.
Friday, May 11, 2018
The opening night of this historic gathering of Cuban art and culture was an emotional overview of the island's music as well as a celebration in which art trumped politics.