Felix Contreras Felix Contreras is host of Alt.Latino, NPR's program about Latin Alternative music and Latino culture.

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Alt.Latino Lays Out A Sonic Altar For Dia De Los Muertos

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Bio Ritmo: Tiny Desk Concert

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Puerto Rican Princesses And Mexican Centaurs

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Irene Diaz: Tiny Desk Concert

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The Undeniable Strength Of A Great Song

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Tiny Desk Concert with Quetzal on June 27, 2014. Sarah Tilotta/NPR hide caption

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Quetzal: Tiny Desk Concert

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From Alt.Latino, Five Conversations With Latin Music's Finest

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Guest DJ With Adrian Quesada, A Man Who Needs Four Bands

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Lucas Santtana appears on the new compilation Rolê: New Sounds Of Brazil, out June 24. Cristiano Caniche/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rolê: New Sounds Of Brazil

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Meridian Brothers' new album, Salvadora Robot, comes out June 16. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Salvadora Robot

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