Shin Miyata wants his home country of Japan to "know and touch the Chicano culture" through music.
Ready to improve your playlist? Here are the Hispanic artists that you won’t find anywhere else.
¿Listo para variar tu playlist? Aquí están los artistas hispanos que no encontrarás en otras listas.
El director de orquesta Miguel Harth-Bedoya lleva su pasión por fusionar las tradiciones musicales de Sudamérica a la Orquesta de Filadelfia en un programa especial, que tendrá lugar del 4 al 6 de octubre.
Conductor Miguel Harth-Bedoya brings his passion for fusing musical traditions from South America to the Philadelphia Orchestra for a special program Oct. 4-6.
Tres emprendedores y artistas latinos ponen ritmo y color a su nueva empresa, Studio 79, lanzada en julio.
Three Latino entrepreneurs and artists are laying down beats and making waves at their start-up Studio 79, which they launched in July.
The world-renowned Puerto Rican rapper who catapulted to fame with the group Calle 13 is known for articulating his political and humanitarian beliefs. But the truth of his work and his creative mission is more complex than serving simply as a mouthpiece for movements.
El rapero puertorriqueño, que saltó a la fama con el grupo Calle 13, se ha convertido en una superestrella, conocida particularmente por expresar sus convicciones políticas y humanitarias. Pero su trabajo y misión como creativo implica una realidad mucho más compleja que ser un simple portavoz de las injusticias sociales.
The legendary Cuban orchestra Los Van Van returns this weekend to New York to close its US tour featuring a new songstress and a performance of its greatest hits plus a preview of its new project bringing back songs of the 1960s and '70s.
Mexican-American musician and activist Alejandro Escovedo elucidates on his immigrant roots, his take on the government, his brush with death, and how the stories he feels compelled to compose transcend the genre of rock and roll. Escovedo will be strumming alongside Texan legend Joe Ely at Ardmore Music Hall on August 19th, 2017.
Del Rio is considered one of the deans of political cartooning, and in the 1960s and 1970s he published "Los Supermachos", and "Los Agachados," two humorous strips with critical views on Mexican politics and the regime dominated by the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI).
Singer Julieta Venegas, soprano Monica Abrego and actress Naomy Romo are some of the figures who have passed through the doors of Casa de la Cultura, in Tijuana, less than 1 mile from the U.S Border.
The famous Canadian Band became a fan of the tropical sounds of Bomba Estereo and offered the group to open a couple of concerts for him in Europe.
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In "Loco Enamorado," Abraham Mateo is accompanied by urban icon Farruko from Puerto Rico in shaping a song the Spaniard defines as "reggaepop," a fusion of the pop that has been his signature music for all his young lifetime, and a reggaeton that is gaining world popularity thanks to the "Despacito" phenom.
The second annual event in Old City is designed to appeal to neighborhood locals,business people, and visiting tourists who are exploring America’s most historic square mile.
Celebrating supporters of Mural Arts with an evening of Food, Music, and Art
After leaving their native state of Sinaloa, Mexico, 20 years ago to head north across the border, the cousins Gabriel and Nano Berrelleza founded Los Cuates de Sinaloa, a Mexican "corrido" band that became one of the most popular of its kind on both sides of the border.
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Cuban musician San Miguel Perez, who lives in Los Angeles, presented this week his new disc, "Un Poquito de Amor Everyday," a fusion of the sounds of his native land with rock and pop.
Tepito, located in the heart of Mexico City, is going through a social revolution thanks largely to the urban rap group Radio Tepito Sound System, which is out to bring a new reality to a poor neighborhood notorious for violence and drug trafficking.
On his "Yo Creo" Tour, the Mexican singer will travel to places he has never performed as a singer, including the United States, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Central America and parts of South America.