On the heels of his Latin GRAMMY nomination this year for “Cumbia Anthem,” El Dusty is set to release his newest single “LaChusa” featuring Toy Selectah and Mexican Institute of Sound, out October 28, 2016 on AFTERCLUV.
By Luz Chavez on October 23, 2016
“Caravana Against Repression in Mexico” is in Chicago through Tuesday as part of a 30-day, 18-city caravan to oppose the U.S.-funded Merida Initiative—a multi-billion dollar military program that supplies weapons, heavy artillery, training and intelligence services to the Mexican government. The caravan features 8 activists from Mexico who will speak on human rights violations, state repression, […]
By Sandra A. Trevino on October 21, 2016
Los tremendos Rakas, who were in Chicago recently performing at Shay, just released a new video for their single, Me Enamoro. The video was directed by kolepa and itssblake and shot in various locations throughout Panama where the fierce hip hop duo is from. #yosisoyraka #wedemrakas #asigozamos Check it out… About Los Rakas: “Los Rakas […]
By Marlena Fitzpatrick on October 20, 2016
Latinos opened 86 percent of all the new businesses created between 2007 and 2012.
By Gozamos on October 18, 2016
“The mission of MoneyMio is to provide Spanish and English speaking Latino/as with the tailored content and tools our community needs to become financially literate.”
By Sandra A. Trevino on October 18, 2016
“The visual commentary of ‘Soy’ not only speaks to the current social-political climate in the US, but sets an artistic precedent for the artist’s video content.”
Helado Negro (née Roberto Carlos Lange) and the Tinsel Mammals visit Chicago again
By Catalina Maria Johnson on October 17, 2016
Pianist Harold Lopez-Nussa’s Chicago debut brings a fresh new take on Cuban Jazz to the Windy City.
Music and poetry have a special ability, it seems, to help us tune into those currents and truths, and marinate in them, dance in them, celebrate them – as in the Lit & Luz Festival.
A trip through Pilsen with Shiro Schwarz.
By Ilene Palacios on October 13, 2016
Please donate to help fund a new community space in Pilsen, run by Ciera McKissick of AMFM!
We’re loving the selection of indie artists in this Latin Grammy category!