Alt.Latino: Show archive
Listen Chicken Soup For The Ears: New Music To Cure What Ails You
April 19, 2014 – Co-host Felix Contreras plays soothing new music for his ailing co-host, Jasmine Garsd.
Listen Borderland Music: Songs From The U.S.-Mexico Frontera
April 12, 2014 – NPR followed the border between Mexico and the U.S. Alt.Latino plays music heard along the way.
Listen Messing With Texas: Alt.Latino's Favorite Music From SXSW 2014
March 22, 2014 – The show's hosts discuss their favorite SXSW music over heaping plates of Texas barbecue.
Listen Live From SXSW: Ana Tijoux, 'We Are Crazy As A Species'
March 14, 2014 – Hear our very first live Alt.Latino — featuring rapper Ana Tijoux, whose new album Vengo we love.
Listen Love Him Or Hate Him, Calle 13's Rene Perez Joglar Visits Alt.Latino
March 7, 2014 – Hear an interview with the Puerto Rican musician, plus new music by Ana Tijoux and La Santa Cecilia.
Listen Saudade: An Untranslatable, Undeniably Potent Word
February 28, 2014 – We explore the Portuguese and Galician concept of saudade, and how it plays out in music.
Listen How Hip-Hop Changed Latin Music Forever
Listen Cradle Of Black Pride: Haiti, Dominican Republic And The Music In Between
February 13, 2014 – Alt.Latino continues its Black History Month coverage by exploring the nations' complicated history.
Listen Latin Metal, Uruguayan Hip-Hop And New Ana Tijoux
Listen Tequila And The Theremin: A Day In The Life Of Alt.Latino
January 16, 2014 – In which our hosts drink with a band from Tijuana and dance to Brazilian funk mixed with klezmer.
Listen 10 Songs To Start 2014 In Style
Listen Festivo Alt.Latino: Cafe Tacvba, Molotov And Bajofondo In Concert
December 24, 2013 – As a holiday gift to you, we bring you a special concert with Molotov, Cafe Tacvba and Bajofondo.
Listen La Lupe, Queen Of Latin Soul: The Original Alt.Latina
December 19, 2013 – She was a rebel before it was cool: enchanting, hypnotic, tragic. We speak to La Lupe's biographer.
Listen Alt.Latino's Favorite Songs, Albums And Artists Of 2013
December 5, 2013 – A look back at the diverse, exciting and adventure-filled year in Latin Alternative music.
Listen La Mera Mera: New Music From Peru, Colombia, Ecuador And More
November 29, 2013 – Join us as we listen to new songs from across the Latin world.