Latitudes And Longitudes: Latin Music From Around...09/03/15
Guest DJ and Latitudes writer Anastasia Tsioulcas joins us in the studio for a little globe-trotting.
Disfruta La Fruta: Songs About Fruit
From the Chiquita Banana Girl to the Banana Republic, Alt.Latino takes a knife to the rich, fruit-themed songs that pervade Latin music.
A Witness To History: Guest DJ Arturo O'Farrill
Alt.Latino talks to a bandleader with deep roots in Cuban music and a role in current events. O'Farrill just released a new album called Cuba: The Conversation Continues.
Silk-Robe Songs: A Decadent Alt.Latino Playlist
A mixtape for when you're leaning out onto your balcony, looking melancholy and pretending to be a classic Hollywood dame.
Tijuana's Daughter: Guest DJ Ceci Bastida
The prolific musician joins Alt.Latino to discuss her life and times with Tijuana No! and Julieta Venegas, as well as her solo career.
An Explosion Of Music From Brasil Summerfest 2015
For those who can't get to New York City, Alt.Latino samples the festival's diverse lineup.
No Sleep Until NYC, Chicago And Philly: A Latin...
Three festivals featuring Latin alternative music in one weekend speak to the growing popularity of the genre.
Narcocorridos: Telling Truths, Or Glorifying An Escaped...
Alt.Latino looks at popular songs chronicling the escape of Mexican drug kingpin El Chapo this week. Some describe his getaway admiringly, while others mock his perceived collusion with authorities.
Keep It Moving: New Dance Music From Latin America
Guest DJs Sami Yenigun and Otis Hart stop by Alt.Latino to share some of their favorite dance-music finds from across the Spanish-speaking world.
Nonstop Grooves With Guest DJ Novalima
On Alt.Latino, the band spins music and discusses mixing electronic beats with Afro-Peruvian folk.
The Livin' Is Easy: A Summer Solstice Mixtape
From the EDM clubs of Lima to the hip-hop dance halls of Fresno, Alt.Latino slides into summertime with a slick mix of new music.
In The Name Of Love: A Mixtape For LGBT Pride Month
One of our resident DJ's, Oscar Nñ, is in the house! We asked him to curate a playlist of songs to celebrate LGBT Pride.
Learning To Fly: A Mixtape For The Airplane-Averse
Some of us aren't so keen on flying. From Alt.Latino, here's a collection of songs to get you from takeoff to landing, with something for every little bump in between.
Dreaming En Español: Latin Music To Soothe Your Summertime...
This week on Alt.Latino: a survey of the soft and airy, from Cuban remixes to fluffy Mexican pop.
So The Punk Says To The Ranchero, 'You Should Listen To...
Piñata Protest, this week's Alt.Latino Guest DJ, combines two sounds to make some of the coolest music in the world.
The Pachanga Files: Rockanroleando In Austin
If you couldn't make it to one of Alt.Latino's favorite Latin music festivals, don't sweat it: Here's music from the show that we recorded live.
Pop Picks From Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico And Beyond
This week on Alt.Latino, co-host Jasmine Garsd tries to play only songs by Miguel, but is thwarted.
Happy Cinco De Morrissey!
Instead of throwing a typical Cinco De Mayo party, Alt.Latino creates a new holiday to celebrate an icon who's become a Mexican obsession on both sides of the border.
The Honduran-Canadian Singer And The Swedish Band: An...
We're doing one of our favorite things: sharing new music with our listeners. We've got Mexican bluegrass, Venezuelan retro and a Honduran crooner who makes beautiful music in Canada.
Grab Your Bionic Chanclas: Alt.Latino's Mixtape For The...
You knew this was going to happen eventually—might as well face it with a mix of great music.
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