New Music Highlights Nuance of Identity

August 9, 201838 min

38 min
Mid Summer New Music Round Up!

August 2, 201829 min

29 min
Summer Latin Music Festivals Celebrate Musical Diversity

July 20, 201838 min

38 min
Activist Musicians Take On Trump Policies

July 6, 201845 min

45 min
Alt.Latino's 12 Favorite Latin Songs Of 2018 (So Far)

June 28, 201852 min

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June 21, 201828 min

28 min
'Vida,' The Groundbreaking Cable Drama That Gets Latinx Narratives Right

June 12, 201829 min

29 min
J Balvin Won't Settle For Anything Less Than World Domination

May 25, 201831 min

31 min
Alt.Latino Encore: Remixing Classics, Fania Opens Its Vaults

May 17, 201829 min

29 min
Guest DJ Los Texmaniacs: Conjunto Specialists With A Knack For 'Cruzando Borders'

May 17, 201829 min

29 min
Queer, Punk And Latin: A Discussion About Sexual Identity

May 3, 201828 min

28 min
Tiny Desk Contest: The Latinx Artists We Loved

May 3, 201828 min

28 min
Guest DJ Kali Uchis On How Astrud Gilberto And N.E.R.D. Inspired Her Debut Album

April 12, 201835 min

35 min
Alt.Latino Extra: Cuco Is The Cariño Of Young Latinos Who Keep Dreaming

April 4, 201819 min

19 min
Alt.Latino's SXSW 2018 Preview: Amara La Negra, Balún, Bad Gyal And More

March 17, 201828 min

28 min
SXSW 2018 Dispatch: Live Performances From The Marias And Amara La Negra

March 17, 201828 min

28 min
Pre- Oscar Spotlight on Two Indie Latino Films

March 2, 201826 min

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Guest DJ Jorge Drexler: Uruguayan Music That Shaped His Vision

February 22, 201828 min

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Reggaeton In The Age of #MeToo

February 16, 201828 min

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For Black History Month, A Look At New Music With Afro-Latinx Roots

February 8, 201832 min

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The Alt.Latino Interview: Rita Moreno On Her New Show, Life and Accents

February 1, 201831 min

31 min
The Alt.Latino Interview: Louie Vega, A Life In Service To The Groove

January 30, 201838 min

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New Music To Kick Off Your 2018

January 18, 201838 min

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Amidst Political Tumult, Salvadoran Artists Across The Country Discuss Their Work

January 16, 201861 min

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Alt.Latino Album Chat: Making Movies Talk Protest Music

January 4, 201840 min

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Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Songs Of 2017

December 21, 201748 min

48 min
Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Top 10 Latin Albums Of 2017

December 15, 201759 min

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Encore presentation: Festivo Alt.Latino, Gaby Moreno In Concert

December 8, 201757 min

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Alt.Latino's Last New Music Show of 2017, Featuring Calma Carmona, Boogat And More

November 30, 201728 min

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Alt.Latino's Deeper Dive Into New Pixar Film, 'Coco'

November 25, 201730 min

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Road Trip: Alt.Latino Attends The Latin Grammys In Las Vegas

November 25, 201730 min

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Guest DJ: iLe Shares The Classic Sounds Driving Her New Solo Music

November 9, 201735 min

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Alt.Latino Guest DJ Antonio Sanchez: Jazz Drummer, Musical Activist

October 22, 201731 min

31 min
Alt.Latino: A Spotlight On Playwrights With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Karen Zacarias

October 13, 20177 min

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Alt.Latino: A Spotlight On Playwrights With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Karen Zacarias

October 12, 201729 min

29 min
'Familia' Affair: Paying Homage To Afro-Cuban Jazz Pioneers

October 12, 201728 min

28 min
Before They Were Nominated: Alt.Latino As Prognosticator

September 28, 201740 min

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Latin Music And Los Angeles' Exchange Explored In The Massive 'Pacific Standard Time'

September 22, 201728 min

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Civil Rights Icon Dolores Huerta: Tireless Rights Advocate — And Jazz Fan

September 13, 201728 min

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Making 'Power Of Peace' With The Isley Brothers Checks One Off Santana's Bucket List

September 6, 201728 min

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End of the Summer Already? New Music For Cooler Temperatures

September 6, 201728 min

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"Despacito" Deeper Dive: More Than Meets The Ear

September 6, 201730 min

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LAMC Discoveries: New Artists You Should Know About

August 7, 201728 min

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Latin Alternative Music Fests Heat Up The Summer

July 29, 201728 min

28 min
Alt.Latino's Midsummer New Music Roundup

July 29, 201728 min

28 min
Encore: Cuba: While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed

July 12, 201728 min

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Music That Inspires, Classic-Rock Edition

July 6, 201730 min

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Guest DJ Raul Midón's Eclectic Influences Make Perfect Sense

June 29, 201728 min

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Guest DJ Ozomatli Covers Mexican Classics With A Reggae Groove

June 22, 201728 min

28 min
Guest DJ: Chicano Batman's Musical DNA

June 22, 201728 min

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June 22, 201728 min

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Meet Me At The World Cafe: ÌFÉ Performs Live In Philadelphia

June 22, 201728 min

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Guest DJ: Café Tacvba, Mexico's Musical Philosophers

May 17, 201728 min

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2013 ENCORE-Like Being Hypnotized: Guest DJ With Juana Molina

May 12, 201745 min

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Guest DJ Antonio Lizana: Flamenco Jazz On Voice And Saxophone

May 4, 201730 min

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PBS To Rebroadcast Its Remarkable 'Latin Music USA' Series From 2009

May 4, 201716 min

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Alt.Latino Guest DJ: Getting Down With Quetzal

May 4, 201737 min

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Alt.Latino's Spring New Music Roundup

May 4, 201733 min

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Guest DJ: Residente On Life And Music After Calle 13

April 6, 201729 min

29 min
Music Magazine: Sergio Mendoza, Vinyl Collectors And Tejano Punks On Film

March 29, 201731 min

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Latin Musicians Bring A Message Of Resistance To SXSW

March 29, 201729 min

29 min
Latin Artists Represent In This Year's Tiny Desk Contest

March 29, 201744 min

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Celebrating Mujeres: Butterflies, Brujas And Bey

March 8, 201744 min

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Puerto Rico Marks A Century Of U.S. Citizenship And Musical Exchange

March 6, 201733 min

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Alt.Latino Extra: Being Unapologetic, Being Afro-Latina

February 27, 201726 min

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'All They Will Call You': A Writer Gives Woody Guthrie's 'Deportees' Their Names Back

February 24, 201730 min

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Get To Know Afro-Brazilian Music With This Alt.Latino Mixtape

February 20, 201739 min

39 min
For Black History Month, Celebrate Afro-Latino Music With Smithsonian Folkways

February 9, 201744 min

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'La Verdad': The Truth Of Latin American Hip-Hop

February 1, 201732 min

32 min
Alt.Latino Visits NPR's Newest Podcast: Radio Ambulante

January 30, 201726 min

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A Despedida Playlist To Bid POTUS Farewell

January 18, 201732 min

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The Alt.Latino Spring 2017 New Music Preview

January 11, 201736 min

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Alt.Latino Listeners Pick The Best Of 2016

December 21, 201645 min

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Alt.Latino Picks The Best Latin Music Of 2016

December 14, 201643 min

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Encore: Carlos Santana Breaks Down His Band's Trailblazing Sound

December 7, 201630 min

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The Sounds Of Cuba, In Exile And At Home

November 30, 201631 min

31 min
The Lost Tapes Of Caife: A Vintage Ecuadorian Record Label Revived

November 23, 201629 min

29 min
Alt.Latino's Post-Election Meditation: Music For Healing

November 9, 201631 min

31 min
Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar: Remembering Those Who've Left Us

November 2, 201644 min

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Latino Noir: Private Eyes And Really Bad Vatos

October 26, 201637 min

37 min
Love For The Lead Guitar: Guest DJ Eljuri

October 19, 201636 min

36 min
What's On Alt.Latino's Playlist? The Sounds Of Cuba Today

October 14, 201634 min

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Cuban Piano 101: A Century Of Historic Grooves

October 6, 201628 min

28 min
Cuba: While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed

September 30, 201628 min

28 min
Tiny Desk, Huge Enthusiasm: Latin Music On Our Small Stage

September 22, 201641 min

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Late-Summer Jams And A Viral Video From Bomba Estéreo

September 18, 201642 min

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Willie Bobo: An Appreciation And A New Album

September 8, 201637 min

37 min
Alt.Latino Pays Tribute To Juan Gabriel

September 1, 201639 min

39 min
'There Are No Rules': Fea Talks Latina Punk

August 18, 201646 min

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Make Your Own Latin Music Scene

August 11, 201632 min

32 min
Encore: From Puerto Rican Soul To Ranchero Punk, New Obsessions In Latin Music

August 4, 201629 min

29 min
Cool Songs For Beating The Midsummer Heat

July 28, 201634 min

34 min
Las Mostras: Fierce Women Of Latin Music

July 22, 201635 min

35 min
Three Cities, Four Festivals, One Alt.Latino Weekend

July 15, 201649 min

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Guest DJ Agustín Lira: Struggles And Hope

July 7, 201628 min

28 min
Alt.Latino Picks The Best Of 2016 (So Far)

June 30, 201648 min

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'I Feel Like I'm Free When I'm Dancing There': Love And Pride On The Dance Floor

June 23, 201631 min

31 min
Encore: The Honduran-Canadian Singer And The Swedish Band: An Alt.Latino Love Story

June 16, 201641 min

41 min
A Guided Tour Of Colombian Music, From The Mountains To The Coasts

June 9, 201640 min

40 min
We Are Everywhere: Latin Alternative Music In Unexpected Places

June 3, 201639 min

39 min
Thelma & Luis: An Alt.Latino Road Trip With Attitude

May 26, 201633 min

33 min
Alt.Latino Goes Classical: Orchestral Music From Latin America

May 20, 201633 min

33 min
Guest DJ Junot Diaz: 'It Takes Guts To Be Alive'

May 12, 201647 min

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Remixing Classics: Fania Opens Its Vaults

May 5, 201635 min

35 min
6 Young Music Producers Who Shape Latino Identity With Sound

April 29, 201638 min

38 min
Caetano Veloso And Gilberto Gil: Living History

April 29, 201631 min

31 min
Carlos Santana Breaks Down His Band's Trailblazing Sound

April 14, 201630 min

30 min
Cultural Give-And-Take With Guest DJ Daymé Arocena

April 7, 201639 min

39 min
Take Alt.Latino's 'Ladies Of Spring' Mix For A Spin

March 31, 201641 min

41 min
SXAméricas 2016: An Embarrassment Of Riches

March 24, 201645 min

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The Blossoming Of Guest DJ Kat Dahlia

March 17, 201639 min

39 min
Discover Latin Musicians From The 2016 Tiny Desk Contest

March 10, 201649 min

49 min
Guest DJ Seu Jorge's Musical DNA

March 3, 201631 min

31 min
#OscarsSoWhite, But Here's How To Break Hollywood's Rules

February 25, 201630 min

30 min
The Revolution Will Be Televised: Inside 'Bordertown'

February 18, 201630 min

30 min
Love Stories In Union Square

February 11, 201633 min

33 min
Sidestepper: Richard Blair's Timeless Great Idea

February 4, 201633 min

33 min
Alt.Latino's Midwinter Pick-Me-Up Mix

January 29, 201635 min

35 min
Getting Personal With Alt.Latino Guest DJ Natalia Clavier

January 21, 201645 min

45 min
This Week On Alt.Latino: New Music, And Remembering A Legend

January 14, 201639 min

39 min
In Cuba, Musicians Redefine The Classics

January 7, 201644 min

44 min
Ring In The New Year, 'Screwmbia' Style

December 31, 201537 min

37 min
Festivo Alt.Latino: Gaby Moreno In Concert

December 17, 201558 min

58 min
Los Mejores: Alt.Latino's Favorite Musicians Of 2015

December 10, 201549 min

49 min
Bagels And Bongos: The Jewish-Latin Music Connection

December 3, 201535 min

35 min
Guatemalan Hip-Hop, Argentine MCs, Puerto Rican Soul And More

November 19, 201536 min

36 min
A Life Of Storytelling: Guest DJ Soledad O'Brien

November 12, 201530 min

30 min
De Película: The Best Latin Film Soundtracks Ever

November 5, 201534 min

34 min
Día De Los Muertos: Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar

October 29, 201546 min

46 min
Alt.Latino's Horror-Movie Mixtape

October 22, 201536 min

36 min
Hear 6 Latin American Artists Who Rock In Indigenous Languages

October 15, 201537 min

37 min
Twice The Fun With Guest DJ Ibeyi

October 8, 201539 min

39 min
Guest DJ Rita Moreno On Fighting Back And Winning

October 1, 201547 min

47 min
New Tunes, Old-School Delivery

September 24, 201539 min

39 min
Cruising In El Minivan: Alt.Latino Surveys The State Of Kids' Music

September 17, 201534 min

34 min
Speed Dating With Alt.Latino

September 10, 201533 min

33 min
Latitudes And Longitudes: Latin Music From Around The Globe

September 3, 201528 min

28 min
Disfruta La Fruta: Songs About Fruit

August 27, 201537 min

37 min
A Witness To History: Guest DJ Arturo O'Farrill

August 20, 201549 min

49 min
Silk-Robe Songs: A Decadent Alt.Latino Playlist

August 13, 201541 min

41 min
Tijuana's Daughter: Guest DJ Ceci Bastida

August 6, 201540 min

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An Explosion Of Music From Brasil Summerfest 2015

July 30, 201538 min

38 min
No Sleep Until NYC, Chicago And Philly: A Latin Alternative Feast

July 23, 201537 min

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Narcocorridos: Telling Truths, Or Glorifying An Escaped Drug Lord?

July 16, 201532 min

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Keep It Moving: New Dance Music From Latin America

July 9, 201532 min

32 min
Nonstop Grooves With Guest DJ Novalima

July 2, 201536 min

36 min
The Livin' Is Easy: A Summer Solstice Mixtape

June 25, 201530 min

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In The Name Of Love: A Mixtape For LGBT Pride Month

June 18, 201533 min

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Learning To Fly: A Mixtape For The Airplane-Averse

June 11, 201551 min

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Dreaming En Español: Latin Music To Soothe Your Summertime Soul

June 4, 201530 min

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So The Punk Says To The Ranchero, 'You Should Listen To Piñata Protest'

May 28, 201531 min

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The Pachanga Files: Rockanroleando In Austin

May 22, 201554 min

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Pop Picks From Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico And Beyond

May 14, 201552 min

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Happy Cinco De Morrissey!

May 5, 201541 min

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The Honduran-Canadian Singer And The Swedish Band: An Alt.Latino Love Story

April 30, 201541 min

41 min
Grab Your Bionic Chanclas: Alt.Latino's Mixtape For The Robot Apocalypse

April 23, 201530 min

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'I Could Fall In Love': Selena's Legacy, 20 Years Later

April 16, 201536 min

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Fried Neckbones With Sazón: An Ode To Latin Soul

April 9, 201544 min

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Alt.Latino's Grown And Sexy Mixtape

April 2, 201539 min

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Surviving SXSW, With An Assist

March 26, 201544 min

44 min
It's Beginning To Feel A Lot Like Spring: An Alt.Latino New Music Mix

March 19, 201533 min

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A Cuban Soul Singer Walks Into A Colombian Party, And The Bass Drops

March 12, 201538 min

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Hear 6 Latin American Artists Who Rock In Indigenous Languages

March 5, 201537 min

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Alt.Latino Picks Its Favorites From NPR's Tiny Desk Contest

February 19, 201556 min

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What's Love Got To Do With It: Alt.Latino On The Villains Of Valentine's Day

February 12, 201546 min

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February 5, 201530 min

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This Week On Alt.Latino: Chilean Rock, Colombian Soul And Some Texas Punk

January 29, 201529 min

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