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  • review August 30, 2016

    Camaleão Borboleta

    Chalk up another win for Brazil as a land of musical savants. The six members of Graveola apparently had minimal training in music when they formed this collective as college students in 2004. Originally called Graveola e o Lixo Polifônico … Read more »

  • program January 3, 2014

    The Latin Alternative Music Conference 2013 In New York City

    Did you miss this summer’s Latin Alternative Music Conference in New York? Not to worry. You’ll get the highlights here including new pop from artists from Chile and Venezuela like Alex Anwandter, Ulises Hadjis, Viniloversus, the acclaimed Astro, and many … Read more »

  • blog August 30, 2013

    Top Five New Chilean Musicians

    As a further exploration of the music featured in our LAMC 2013 program, producer Nadia Reiman has brought us a list of five of her favorite new musicians who emerged from Chile’s ever bubbling alternative scene. Check it out!    … Read more »

  • video May 7, 2013

    Xenia Rubinos- Whirlwind

    For those who haven’t heard her before, the new video from Xenia Rubinos will sound like a breath of fresh air, an incredibly original style that combines virtuosic singing and drumming with an intensity and off-kilter catchiness that almost disguises … Read more »

  • program November 15, 2012

    Latin Alternative Music Conference 2012!

    In the latest in our annual pilgrimage to New York City for the Latin Alternative Music Conference guest host and producer for NPR’s Latino USA Nadia Reiman covers artists from all over Latin America who make their marks as creating … Read more »

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