Press Release Goodman Theatre leadership announces that the theater will illuminate its brand new marquee for the first time during a public ceremony on Thursday, January 19 at 5:30pm. The iconic vertical marquee above the Goodman’s Dearborn Street main entrance will match the look and dimensions of the original sign, which was erected in 2000 […]
By Sandra A. Trevino on January 10, 2017
Colombian musicians Liliana Saumet and Simón Mejía of Bomba Estéreo have joined efforts with PETA Latino in a new anti-bullying campaign asking people to defend animals. The duo urges people to not be spectators when they are witnesses to any sort of abuse. Compassion is essential. (Currently, the PSA is in español.)
By Sandra A. Trevino on January 9, 2017
With a morning salute to Three Kings Day on Facebook this past Friday, singer-songwriter Ani Cordero debuted a beautiful animated new music video for her song “Corrupcion” (via Billboard) which is featured on her forthcoming album, Querido Mundo. “Corrupción has two levels, a direct level — aimed at politicians in Puerto Rico where nepotism and corruption […]
By Sandra A. Trevino on January 2, 2017
UrbanTheater Company has announced a three-week extension of the Midwest premiere of La Gringa, the Obie Award-winning comedy by Carmen Rivera. The initial run concluded December 11; the extension begins January 12 and continues through January 28.
By Sandra A. Trevino on December 16, 2016
Mala Rodríguez is known in the global hip hop circuit as one of the genre’s most innovative and recognized contributors. She will be in Chicago on Saturday, Dec. 31 celebrating New Year’s Eve with a performance at Concord Music Hall. Thanks to Tussoni2 and Goose Island Beer Co., we have a pair of courtesy tickets for one lucky winner.
By Sandra A. Trevino on December 14, 2016
Every dollar you donate between now and Friday to ZZK Records is worth double, thanks to the support of an amazing matching donor. Please consider supporting now, before the campaign ends this Friday at noon.
By Sandra A. Trevino on December 8, 2016
Is it brazen and controversial? We’ll let you decide for yourself – check out the new video for DE NALGAS “Pare De Sufrir, Pare De Mamar” below.
By Sandra A. Trevino on December 6, 2016
Check out Rabia Rivera’s new video for, Hipsteria, the newest single off her just released album, Luz Purpura.
Featuring leading artists as well as many of the music industry’s most prominent decision-makers, the 18th annual Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) is back for another year, taking place July 11 – 15 in New York City.
By Sandra A. Trevino on November 17, 2016
TODAY, LATIN GRAMMY NOMINEES EL DUSTY AND DJ HAPPY COLORS ARE SET TO TAKE OVER UFORIA MUSIC’S INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT
By Sandra A. Trevino on November 11, 2016
Leon Larregui just debuted a new music video for the song, Birdie, which was filmed in southern Peru in the glorious Mountain of the 7 Colors. The song moves peacefully along with the scenic beauty of this majestic location in the region of Cusco known as Vinicunca, a name in Quechua that means ‘seven color […]
By Sandra A. Trevino on November 8, 2016
Ah, the healing power of music. It possesses the power to engage, to change, and re-arrange the rage from the chaos we’ve felt as spectators of this political cage and the disheartening passive criminality it has now arranged for all of us to live through, a blasphemy to all humanity in this day and age. Ah, […]