(Press Release) Sporting an album sleeve showing Catholic altars dotted with pre-hispanic South American icons, Meridian Brothers’ album concocts new, exciting hybrids: influenced by US-inspired ‘70s Latin rock, it sees Andean rhythms melded with splendorous, tropicalia-styled strings. On ¿Dónde estás María?, the Meridian Brothers swing their shape shifting musical enterprise in a new direction. Led […]
Chatting with Henry Arteaga from Venezuela’s La Vida Bohéme about life, Mexico City, and the new album
By Señor Lebowski on July 13, 2017
ICYMI, talents like Akil Ammar, Nakury (Del Patio), Spain’s ZPU and bilingual artists Los Poetas have been dropping both old-school and new-school releases for quite some time now. Take a listen…
In this day and age of franchise-driven, corporate filmmaking, the Planet of the Apes trilogy, like Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy before it, stands out like a sore thumb, an exception to the rule if you will, an example of what happens when studio bean counters stand to one side and let their creators strut […]
Some of the noise we’re looking forward to the most at Ruido Fest 2017
Lila Downs comes to Ravinia Festival!
An interesting turn of events at yesterday’s press briefing, when Trump’s press secretary Sean Spicer
Sofia Coppola is an acquired taste… which is a nice way of saying that when it comes to her work, I run more cold than hot. Lost in Translation (2003), her best film so far, is a masterpiece of ennui and alienation driven by Bill Murray’s impeccably droll comedic timing and a one-of-a-kind plant-your-flag performance […]
By Ondas Chicago on June 27, 2017
The conversation is hosted by KCRW’s Raul Campos.
By Jhonatan Carbonell on June 19, 2017
An interview with Peruvian artist La Lá after debuting at Festival Marvin in Mexico City and the debut of the new video for Espejo Adolescente.
Watch the official music video by Bomba Estéreo performing “Duele.”
By Sandra A. Trevino on June 15, 2017
Make Music Chicago, a city-wide musical celebration under the helm of the International Music Foundation, returns for its seventh year of completely free concerts in public spaces on the first day of summer, Wednesday, June 21.