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Alex Anwandter's "Como Puedes Vivir Contigo Mismo" pays homage to the film Paris Is Burning. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Mariachi El Bronx's new album, II, is a lively and surprisingly kitsch-free take on music steeped in tradition. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Mariachi El Bronx performs live at the 2011 Sasquatch Music Festival. Mito Habe-Evans/NPR hide caption

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