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LAMC 2014 Days 2, 3, 4: Winners and Losers

Photo courtesy of LAMC. The LAMC came and went, giving us a sampling of what’s happening in Latin alternative music, highlighted experimental acts that don’t play NYC nearly enough (sup, crowd favorites Juana …
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LAMC 2014: 5 Artists to Watch This Week

It's the week we've been waiting for here in New York– the Latin Alternative Music Conference is set to take over the city for its quinceañera edition, with some of the most …
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Remezcla Presents: ASTRO U.S 2013 Tour

Twitter: @danieluh The other-worldly, dream-pop Chilean band, Astro (aptly named), has quickly become one of my favorite new Latin-alt bands coming out of South America. They have been impressing music critics and fans alike …
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Top 5 Festivals for Your Latin Music Fix

Summer is pretty much here and that can only mean one thing! Well, actually, it means a lot of things BUT, in the world of music, it means something very special: summer …
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LAMC 2013 Lineup- Music, Film, Food and more!

Twitter:@danieluh Yep, summer is here. The sun is shining, the margaritas are cold, and with the help of the 14th Annual Latin Alternative Music Conference(LAMC), NYC will be a whole lot hotter. Spanning …
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Video Premiere: Ritmo Machine's "This Day"

The connections and contrasts between New York and Chile -  that's what Ritmo Machine's new video is all about. Percussionist Eric Bobo was born in New York, where he made his live …
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LAMC Announces Cultural Events Expansion In 2013

Twitter: @danieluhThe Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) is one of our favorite festivities in NYC, since we gladly take any opportunity to booze in the warm summer nights while listening to the …
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The New York Times tries adorably to discuss LAMC

Twitter: @BarbotRobot Photo Credit: Christopher Gregory, the New York Times. I'm normally okay with the New York Times, liberal puppet that I am, and I guess it would be wrong to say that I'm …
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LAMC 2012: What Does "Latin Alternative" Mean?

Twitter: @BarbotRobot al·ter·na·tive //ɔlˈtɜrnətɪv, æl-// adjective 6. employing or following nontraditional or unconventional ideas, methods, etc.; existing outside the establishment: an alternative newspaper; alternative lifestyles These days, since everyone’s trying to define the “Latino market” …
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20+ FREE Songs from LAMC 2012 Artists!

**Awesome update way below! The Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) is a few days away of hitting the streets of New York City with mega concerts, indie showcases, nerdy panels, and a …
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LAMC 2012 Lineup

We expect the summer of 2012 to be spectacular, revolutionary and loud (hey, the Mayan calendar soon ends). And we expect no less for the music that'll reign and perhaps keep reigning …
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Chats + Live Shows: Jazzimodo, Elastic Bond & AdelA

Like in the past 12 years, the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) brings in a cluster of the best leading and emerging Latin artists of the generation. Held at Roosevelt Hotel, Remezcla …
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2011 LAMC: Bands to Watch

The streets of New York City are paved in sweat at the moment. You know what that means: it’s time for the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC). Rockeros, music industry suits, and …
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LAMC 2011 Lineup

Like every summer, New York City will once again become, for a few days, the Latin Alternative Music mecca. Musicians, agents, record labels execs, journalist, and fans will come together at LAMC, …
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Free Download: Los Punsetes' "Tus Amigos"

My friend just sent me this song, assuming that I’d enjoy it. I have many online “friends,” and they tend to do things like that. Send me things they think I'd like. …
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2010 LAMC: Artists to Watch

The streets of New York City are paved in sweat at the moment. You know what that means: it’s time for the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC). Rockeros, music industry suits, and …
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Official 2010 NYC Latin Summer Events Guide

About Bienvenidos a the official 2010 New York City Latin Summer Events Guide! Summer invaded this week with a sweaty onslaught of sun and filth. It's great! The temperature might make you loopy. …
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Dos Policías: Los Punsetes' Effed Up Cartoon

Los Punsetes is a female-fronted indie pop band from Madrid.  Their sound is a nice mix of Pixies dirty guitar, Sleater-Kinney humdrum molodies, and scratchy, monotone lyrics like retro riot girl groups …
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Catch Anita Tijoux on Tour this Summer

Este verano continues to bestow great concert upon great concert. This week's example: Anita Tijoux. Our favorite Chilean-French rhymer has set down a 12-date tour in New York, Philadelphia, D.C., and all …
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Tips for Indie Artists

A few weeks ago marked the 10th anniversary of the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC), the only major conference geared towards the marketing of Latin alternative music. As part of the goal …
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Our Top 5 LAMC Moments

The Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) just ended their 10th edition here in the Big Apple. Although much more low key than years past and less attendees (blame the economy?) and celeb …
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Bomba Estereo to Replace Bebe at LAMC

The musical chairs at this year’s LAMC continues. Spanish singer Bebe, who we were really excited to see perform live, just canceled her appearance at tomorrow’s SummerStage with Calle 13 and Cypress …
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LAMC Survival Guide

The Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) will be celebrating its 10th annual conference this week with artists such as Federico Aubele, Curumin, Juana Molina, Aterciopelados and Bomba Estereo, among many others from …
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Calle 13 + Bebe replace Fabulosos Cadillacs at LAMC

THIS JUST IN: Los Fabulosos Cadillacs will NOT be playing SummerStage in a few weeks.  We repeat: Los Fabulosos Cadillacs will NOT be playing SummerStage July 11. We just received word that instead …
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Ximena Sariñana: Sintiendo Rara

One of my favorite songs from Ximena Sariñana’s jazzy debut album, Mediocre, is "Sintiendo Rara." From Ximena’s MySpace page I just learned this is actually a cover of an Uruguayan cantautor called …
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Remezclando en SummerStage y Celebrate Brooklyn

Our panita Alexis is a filmmaker, but even when he’s not working he can’t stop himself from recording candid moments around the city. Here’s a montage of Remezcla Estaffers led by Danny …
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Listen Live from LAMC

Feeling left out? Help is on the way...For those not lucky enough to be in NYC this week for the largest gathering of Latin Alternative music (Yerba Buena, Brazilian Girls, Julieta Venegas, …
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Los Fancy Free Will Set Us Free

We are just not thaaaaaaat excited about this year’s Latin Alternative Music Conference lineup. Several bands have cancelled their appearances (Lapdance at BMI Showcase, Miranda! at Celebrate Brooklyn) or are still up …
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Semana Musical

It’s about that time… every summer for the past few years, the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) and its accompanying trove of bands, music industry execs, fans, and groupies descend upon the …
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Miranda! No More

Argentinean perverse poppers Miranda! have cancelled their Brooklyn appearance next week! This would have been the band’s first New York show, (two years too late, in our opinion) as part of the …
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We Want Change (on TV)

There used to be some Latin rock and alternative videos playing on MTV Tr3s. There even used to be a whole rock block that has been taken off the air to give …
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Cafe Tacuba's New Album? Sino

This is the album cover for Cafe Tacuba’s new album entitled Sino. The band and their label Universal Latino have been very hush hush about this release - it comes out on …
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The Messenger Sessions: Abraham Chavelas

Surfeando un día por el ciberespacio nos topamos con el show de radio Alterlatino de Abraham Chavelas en MySpace. Porter, Bonde do Role y Cafe Tacvba todos en un mismo show de …
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The Good, The Bad, the LAMC

We finally had had time to catch up on our sleep, go through our 1,000 photos and get our voice back (almost!). Here’s our list of best and worst of the Latin …
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Remezcla en la Radio

Yesterday (Saturday, 7.7.07), fellow Remezcla editora Núria and I revisited our radio roots and visited Rob Weisberg at WFMU for a special edition of his weekly radio show Transpacific Sound Paradise. The …
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Who is Who at LAMC 2007

In no particular order...Who’s Who at the LAMC 2007: Attendees, musicians, organizers, volunteers, meros colaos....these are the familiar faces that will be roaming around the showcases and panels for the next few …
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