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genre: Genres Norteño

  • hip-deep November 10, 2016

    The Cumbia Diaspora: From Colombia to the World

    Move over salsa and merengue–cumbia is the most popular music in Latin America. Today, cumbia is played from the borderlands of Texas down the spine of the Andes to the tip of Tierra del Fuego. In this Hip Deep edition, … Read more »

  • review September 20, 2010

    Bulevar 2000

    Conservatory trained Amezcua Bostich and tech-savvy Mogt Fussible combine Norteno roots and techno pop to tell the stories of their bustling, notorious hometown, Tijuana, Mexico. Violence, turmoil and danger underlie these tuneful, accordion-laced romps. The bouncy spirit of an old-school … Read more »

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