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Brenmar: Essential Facts / Essential Tracks

Holy Mountain III Cultura Dura is a Remezcla and Mike’s HARDER content and event series highlighting emerging Latin urban culture. We’ll be exploring scenes that haven’t really gotten any coverage anywhere else – from block …
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Holy Mountain III

CHICAGO: National Taco Day Deals

Twitter: @danieluh We've all got three very important things going for us today. It's lunch-time, it's FRIDAY, and October 4th is NATIONAL TACO DAY. And because at Remezcla tacos and margaritas are at …
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NYC Street Food Awards "The Vendys" Expands to Chicago

Photo Credit: Nick Murway Twitter: @Stefadook The Vendy Awards have been bringing together the best street food chefs in NYC since 2005 and now they're getting ready for the 1st Annual Chicago Vendys! After …
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Instagram of the Week: Trashhand

Twitter:@danieluh The stunning iPhone photos of Trashhand are far from basura... @trashhand Who: Trashhand is a self-taught Chicago based photographer, who began taking photos with his iPhone before he even owned a professional camera. Why You …
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Chicago: Your Free Outdoor Summer Movie Guide

Summer has officially arrived. Soon we'll start damning the lack of air-conditioning on our morning commutes but for now, we've got our legs out and Chicago's Latino Cultural Center Film in the …
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Local Eats: Dia De Los Tamales Opens in Pilsen

Twitter:@danieluh Tamales kind of make our world go 'round here at Remezcla, and we love our local tamalera almost as much as our abuelita. There can never be too many of them, and …
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Q&A: Ruben Aguirre, Chicago's Public Art Maestro

Ever wondered who splashed Simone's wall with the dope mural on the side? Come meet Ruben Aguirre painting live at this weekend's Remezcla ARTEQUE in Chicago, a a touring multisensory music and art …
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VIDEO: Meet Your Local Tamalera

Twitter: @AndreaGompf Most people with a five day work week look forward to Friday because it signals the coming weekend. At Remezcla's NYC headquarters, we look forward to Friday because it's the day …
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Chicago || Remezcla Summer GPS || July

Remezcla GPS is back again for round dos: it’s about to be July, prime time summer yo! Chicago, this is your event calendar for the sunny and hot, hot month of July–with …
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First Day of Summer Blues

It's winter in South America but here in North America it's officially the first day of summer! For most, this translates to hot weather, humid conditions, beach trips, "vamos a la plasha!," …
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The Latino Public Radio Voices of Vocalo

Saturday nights belong to Vocalo on WBEZ, a two-hour curated collection of original programming from Vocalo.org .  This is big, Vocalo 89.5 FM, the sister station to WBEZ 91.5 FM, for years …
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Cinco [Cholas] de Mayo Guide – CHICAGO

Here at Remezcla we’ve been pumped on Cinco de mayo (parties, events galore) and come up with the killer idea of cholafying our 5 dear cities in homage to Cinco de Mayo. …
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Valentine's Day To-Do List

Food & Drunk New York is a lot of things, but above a lot of things New York is food. Remezcla favorite Hecho en Dumbo is offering a $52 four course prix fixe menu …
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Best Bets for New Year's Eve 2012

If you haven't checked out Remezcla's New Year's Eve 2012 Guide yet, what are you waiting for? Tomorrow is already New Year's Eve-Eve, and then the day after is New Year's Eve …
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I eat, therefore Yo Soy

It all started with a carrot soup in the autumn of 2004.  Or more accurately, a carrot star anise soup—sweet, sunny, and tasty---that, as if out of a chapter from a Laura …
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5 Rabbit, Chicago's New Cerveceria

Lucky us, Isaac Showaki, 27, Andrés Araya, 33, chose Chicago and partnered with brew connoisseur Randy Mosher, to launch the first Latino owned and operated microbrewery in the nation. Following its launch …
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Q&A: Eric J. Garcia's Ink Show

He makes art for everybody and yet avoids the masses. Don't ask him to paint you something with oil on a canvas-not going to happen. Instead, political cartoonist and social commentator Eric …
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Best and (Worst) of Chicago 2010

The best and (worst) of the Chi this year as told by a council of dope Chicagoans from all sides of the loop- and even a local bad boy trying to do …
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The Four Loko Tragedy

Leave it to the powers that be to give the most controversial energy drink (but really it's an alcoholic beverage) to come out since Juicy Juice a “Latino-esque” name with a hood …
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Sonar Fest invades Chicago this weekend

Since 1994, Sonar has gathered the world’s most interesting and innovative (and sometimes baffling) electronic musicians for an annual showcase in Barcelona and, since 2002, the festival has held smaller-scale events all over …
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2010 World Cup: Best Places To Watch

*The championship is finally here! After a month of drama, tears, penalty kicks, upsets, and surpises, the 2010 World Cup will come to a close with España and Netherlands. Here are our …
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Swimsuit Guide for Chicago Chicas

It’s tough for Latinas, let alone Chicago Latinas, to find a swimsuit that covers up enough to make us feel comfortable and sexy. One swimsuit mishap at North Avenue Beach could ruin …
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1, 2, 3 Mujeres

It came as a notable surprise to many individuals in the audience at this year’s Chicago Latino Film Festival during a post screening Q & A, when the three women directors of …
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What Did We Do To Deserve This?

I mean the Cafe Tacuba concert  alone made my week maybe even my month (its been rough lately and this was really great news to me) and now this...Kinky is opening for …
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Fist Bumping the DNC

Chicago’s very own home girl and Barack’s #1 for the last 16 years, Michelle Obama is opening the Democratic National Convention taking place in Denver, Colorado for the next four days. She might deliver …
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Remezcla Picks @ Viva Chicago

It’s Mariachis, it’s hip-hop, it’s salsa, it’s anything Latino under the Chicago sun.  With a line-up that includes over 25 different acts from all over the country and Latin America, we figured …
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Local Latinos in Beijing

I've always said in my next life I want to be an athlete, for now I have to live through these guys- there are two Mexicanos repping the Chi in Beijing, Jorge …
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