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Alt.Latino

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Alt.Latino is a spotlight on the world of Latinx arts and culture through music, stories and conversation.

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Alt.Latino is a spotlight on the world of Latinx arts and culture through music, stories and conversation.

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By Dugan🐈🎧⭐️ - Apr 15 2019
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Listen to this fabulous podcast. You will not be disappointed ♥️

Great music resource

By Leighaa - Jan 12 2019
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Always hear something I didn’t know about to add to my playlists!

iTunes Ratings

395 Ratings
Average Ratings
313
41
18
11
12

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

By Dugan🐈🎧⭐️ - Apr 15 2019
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Listen to this fabulous podcast. You will not be disappointed ♥️

Great music resource

By Leighaa - Jan 12 2019
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Always hear something I didn’t know about to add to my playlists!

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Alt.Latino

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Alt.Latino is a spotlight on the world of Latinx arts and culture through music, stories and conversation.

Alt.Latino's 12 Favorite Latin Songs Of 2018 (So Far)

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We laugh, we cry, we celebrate the best of the year so far with everything from bugalú to boleros to Latinx punk.

Jun 28 2018

52mins

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Guest DJ: Café Tacvba, Mexico's Musical Philosophers

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To celebrate its new album, Jei Beibi, the iconic Mexican band visits Alt.Latino to play guest DJ — and talk about everything but the album.

May 18 2017

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LAMC Discoveries: New Artists You Should Know About

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This week, we share our favorite discoveries from the annual Latin Alternative Music Conference in New York.

Aug 07 2017

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Reggaeton In The Age of #MeToo

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This week, we have a thoughtful discussion of the genre's sometimes controversial depiction of women.

Feb 16 2018

28mins

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Celebrating Mujeres: Butterflies, Brujas And Bey

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March 8 marks International Women's Day. Alt.Latino brings in a panel of Latinx music journalists to explore contemporary feminist movements in music and culture.

Mar 08 2017

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Alt.Latino Listeners Pick The Best Of 2016

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You've heard from us about the best Latin music of the year — now, we're hearing from you.

Dec 21 2016

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Mid Summer New Music Round Up!

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Great new music to get you through the rest of the summer!

Aug 03 2018

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Alt.Latino's Deeper Dive Into New Pixar Film, 'Coco'

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This week we talk about the new film Coco with an NPR entertainment reporter and some of the principals of the film.

Nov 25 2017

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New Music Highlights Nuance of Identity

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Summer's almost over so we present new sounds and two video premiers from upcoming albums.

Aug 09 2018

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Alt.Latino's Post-Election Meditation: Music For Healing

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Hear a special mix of meditative music, recorded before the votes were tallied, to help you get over the bruising election season.

Nov 09 2016

31mins

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Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Songs Of 2017

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We call on some of the top Latinx music writers to help us look back at some of their top cuts of 2017.

Dec 21 2017

48mins

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Bad Bunny En Español: El Nuevo Disco Y Sus Influencias

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In an interview from Puerto Rico, Bad Bunny talks about his influences and the music on his new record.

Dec 24 2018

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Alt.Latino Picks The Best Latin Music Of 2016

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This was a year for redefining expectations and defying conventions in Latin music. Hear 10 songs that represent just some of the highlights.

Dec 14 2016

43mins

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Queer, Punk And Latin: A Discussion About Sexual Identity

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A panel of women take on the topic of what it takes to make in in the Latin music business while staying true to your gender identity.

May 03 2018

28mins

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Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Top 10 Latin Albums Of 2017

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In a genre going in as many directions as modern Latin music, how do you narrow a list of albums to just a few favorites? Alt.Latino's host and guests share their attempt for 2017.

Dec 15 2017

59mins

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Alt.Latino Pays Tribute To Juan Gabriel

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The immensely popular Mexican singer died Sunday. Alt.Latino gathers some friends to mourn his death, celebrate his music and unpack his legacy.

Sep 01 2016

39mins

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Alt.Latino's SXSW 2018 Preview: Amara La Negra, Balún, Bad Gyal And More

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Some artists we can't wait to see at the annual music conference in Austin, Texas, representing a wide spectrum of styles and genres.

Mar 18 2018

28mins

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Las Mostras: Fierce Women Of Latin Music

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In this week's episode of Alt.Latino, hear the music of "Las Mostras": the powerful, talented women of Latin music.

Jul 22 2016

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Encore: Cuba: While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed

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The musical exchange between the United States and Cuba goes back to the 19th century. Thankfully, the two countries' political standoff never filtered down to musicians.

Jul 12 2017

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Alt.Latino Encore: Remixing Classics, Fania Opens Its Vaults

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This week on Alt.Latino, we discuss how and whether to remix legendary recordings — and, along the way, feature a new album of remixed salsa classics.

May 17 2018

29mins

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Turning The Tables In Latin Music

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Alt.Latino draws the lines between Latin music and some of the eight women who invented popular music.

Dec 06 2019

34mins

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Ozuna Evolves With "Nibiru"

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"We make music to collide with the world." The Puerto Rican superstar discusses Nibiru and the state of Latin Urban music.

Nov 29 2019

37mins

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Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar For Día De Los Muertos

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In what's become an annual tradition on Alt.Latino, we remember those we've lost through song with reverence and a little joy.

Nov 01 2019

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Alt.Latino En Español: Entrevista Con Sintesís de Cuba

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Sometimes the musicians who visit Alt.Latino prefer to express themselves in Spanish. This week we have an all Spanish interview with the founders of the founders of the genre busting Cuban band, Sintesis.

Oct 30 2019

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La Santa Cecilia On Its New Album Sung In English

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The SoCal Mexican roots-rock and soul band drops by to chat about its new, self-titled album. Over the past decade as a band, the members now feel like family.

Oct 25 2019

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Los Tigres del Norte At Folsom Documentary and Live Album

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Netlfix is streaming a film documenting the iconic band retracing a historic concert by country legend Johnny Cash.

Oct 18 2019

29mins

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Gaby Moreno: New Album With Music Legend Van Dyke Parks

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Alt.Latino favorite Gaby Moreno tams up with Van Dyke Parks

Oct 03 2019

31mins

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Jane Bunnett: Cuban Music's Canadian Connection

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The saxophonist, flautist and bandleader has been traveling to Cuba and performing its music for over 30 years.

Sep 27 2019

28mins

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The Cuban Roots Of Rock And Roll

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Can you hear the cha-cha-cha in "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"? Or the mambo in "What I'd Say"? Dive into early rock and roll's Cuban DNA.

Sep 20 2019

30mins

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Heritage Month Special: Mexican Music Then And Now

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Three portraits of musicians and a filmmaker who illuminate distinct forms of Mexican music expression.

Sep 18 2019

32mins

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Music For Fall: Daymé Arocena, Devandra Banhart And Alex Cuba

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As seasons change, we play Cuban music from Canada, Salvadoran/Mexican music from Los Angeles and a Nuyorican protest song.

Sep 13 2019

35mins

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Podcast Extra: Los Dells Presents Latin Music In The U.S. Heartland

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This week we visit with artist performing at the third annual Los Dells festival in the U.S Midwest.

Sep 10 2019

34mins

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Santana 1969: An Oral History

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Just a week after performing at Woodstock, Santana released its self-titled debut. Hear original members of the band recount its creation.

Aug 30 2019

27mins

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Guest DJ: Fabi Reyna, She Shreds Magazine Founder And Musician

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The musician and magazine publisher talks to Alt.Latino about guitar players and issues of representation on this week's show.

Aug 18 2019

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3 Afro Dominicana Writers Reflect On Their Truths

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Music and identity dominates a wide-ranging conversation with writers Elizabeth Acevedo, Amanda Alcantara and Danyeli Rodriguez del Orbe.

Aug 16 2019

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"Amor Eterno" Y Mas For El Paso and Beyond

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This week a special show of music to help mourn and remember the victims of the recent tragic events around the country.

Aug 08 2019

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Podcast Extra: Three Artists, Three Takes On Latin Music

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Latin Alternative pioneers Aterciopelados are featured along side the vocalist from Spain's Macaco and Mexican reggae/ska vets Panteon Rococo this week.

Jul 30 2019

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'Afilando Los Cuchillos": A Soundtrack To A Social Movement In Real Time

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Three of Puerto Rico's biggest musicians release a protest song through social media that challenged the island's governor.

Jul 25 2019

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What We Heard At The Best Festivals For Latin Alternative Music

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Alt.Latino hits the road to visit RuidoFest in Chicago, NuevoFest in Philadelphia and the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) in NYC.

Jul 23 2019

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Alt.Latino Tribute to Joao Gilberto

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Paying tribute to the father of the bossa nova through his music and the words of his fellow musicians.

Jul 12 2019

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