Can't Fake The Funk: 11 Smooth New Latin Songs

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In the last month we've been travelling non-stop, covering music festivals from Texas to Mexico, and recording some pretty amazing Guest DJ's, including folk icon Lila Downs and actor John Leguizamo. It's been an exciting time during which we've also accumulated a stack of brand new records to share with you, and we needed to kick back, enjoy a cool beverage, and listen to some tunes. We have a mellow show today with some smooth Brazilian tunes, infectious funk, and a brand new discovery out of the Los Angeles coffee shop circuit who has us grooving in our seats.

We invite you to close your eyes, tune out the world and tune in to one of the funkiest, chillest Alt.Latino shows we've done yet.

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11 Nuevas Canciones Para Cerrar Los Ojos Y Bailar Lento

En el último mes hemos estado viajando sin parar, llendo a festivales de música desde Texas a México, y grabando con invitados especiales como la icónica cantante folklórica Lila Downs y el comediante neoyorquino John Leguizamo. También en estos días de viaje hemos acumulado pilas de música nueva para compartir con ustedes, y hoy tenemos ganas de quitarnos los zapatos, abrir una bebida fría, y escuchar canciones. Esta semana tenemos un programa muy tranquilo y relajante. Vamos a escuchar unas suaves baladas brasileras, canciones de funk contagiosas, y una nueva artista de Los Angeles que nos dejó boquiabiertos.


Te invitamos a que te quites los zapatos, cierres los ojos, apagues el estrés y prendas Alt.Latino.

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Los Animales Superforros

  • Song: Argpegio
  • From: Coplas

Coming at you from: Argentina

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Criolo

  • Song: Mario
  • From: Nó Na Orelha

Coming at you from: Brazil

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Céu

  • Song: Contravento
  • From: Caravana Sereia Bloom

Coming at you from: Brazil

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Contravento
Album
Caravana Sereia Bloom
Artist
Céu
Label
Six Degrees
Released
2012

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Congo Sanchez

  • Song: Oleada Calor
  • From: Congo Sanchez Vol. 1

Coming at you from: USA/Washington DC

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Brownout

  • Song: Flaximus
  • From: Oozy

Coming at you from: Austin, Texas

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Chicha Libre

  • Song: Danza Del Millonario
  • From: Canibalismo

Coming to you from: the tropical jungles of Brooklyn

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Sistema Bomb

  • Song: El Cascabel
  • From: Electro - Jarocho

Coming to you from: San Francisco, California

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El Cascabel
Album
Electro - Jarocho
Artist
Sistema Bomb
Label
Round Whirled
Released
2012

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Yva Las Vegass

  • Song: Polo Margaritenoio
  • From: I Was Born In a Place of Sunshine & the Smell of Ripe Mangoes

Coming to you from: Venezuela by way of Seattle

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Polo Margaritenoio
Album
I Was Born In a Place of Sunshine & the Smell of Ripe Mangoes
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Yva Las Vegass
Label
Moniker
Released
2012

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Irene Diaz

  • Song: I Love You Madly
  • From: I Love You Madly

Coming at you from: Los Angeles

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Marcelo Jeneci

  • Song: Por Que Nos?
  • From: Feito Pra Acabar

Coming at you from: Brazil

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