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Alt.Latino is a spotlight on the world of Latinx arts and culture through music, stories and conversation.

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Guest DJ Helado Negro Explores New Album and Shares Influences

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Guest DJ Helado Negro Explores New Album and Shares Influences

The prolific electronic musician stops in to talk about his influences and his new album, This Is How You Smile.

Guest DJ Helado Negro Explores New Album and Shares Influences

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A Journey Through The Music Of The Oscar-Nominated Film 'Roma'

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A Journey Through The Music Of The Oscar-Nominated Film 'Roma'

Roma director Alfonso Cuarón handpicked artists to make music inspired by the characters from his Oscar-nominated film. The results are stunning.

A Journey Through The Music Of The Oscar-Nominated Film 'Roma'

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Alt.Latino: The Many Shades of Latinx Culture

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Alt.Latino: The Many Shades of Latinx Culture

Through four wide-ranging conversations — with a punk singer, a reporter, a group of Latin American expats and singer Rita Moreno — Alt.Latino took a wide-lens survey of the cultural landscape.

Alt.Latino: The Many Shades of Latinx Culture

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Music and Democracy In Brazil, A Tradition of Speaking Truth To Power

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Music and Democracy In Brazil, A Tradition of Speaking Truth To Power

Musicians have a long tradition of staring down military dictatorships and oppressive governments in Brazil.

Music and Democracy In Brazil, A Tradition of Speaking Truth To Power

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New Music Winter 2019: From Iconic To New Discoveries

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New Music Winter 2019: From Iconic To New Discoveries

We're sure you've heard of Santana but do you know Y La Bamba? This week's show features new music from icons and new artists you should know.

New Music Winter 2019: From Iconic To New Discoveries

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With A New Book, Louie Perez Of Los Lobos Is Master Storyteller
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With A New Book, Louie Perez Of Los Lobos Is Master Storyteller

Good Morning, Aztlan collects several well-known Perez compositions as well as his thoughts on a variety of topics.

With A New Book, Louie Perez Of Los Lobos Is Master Storyteller

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Alt.Latino's American Anthems: An Exploration Of Songs That Unite
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Alt.Latino's American Anthems: An Exploration Of Songs That Unite

An excerpt of a year-long series featured on NPR that speak to unity and inspiration.

Alt.Latino's American Anthems: An Exploration Of Songs That Unite

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Bad Bunny En Español: El Nuevo Disco Y Sus Influencias

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Bad Bunny En Español: El Nuevo Disco Y Sus Influencias

In an interview from Puerto Rico, Bad Bunny talks about his influences and the music on his new record.

Bad Bunny En Español: El Nuevo Disco Y Sus Influencias

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Our Listeners Speak up: Their Best of 2018
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Our Listeners Speak up: Their Best of 2018

Jasmine Garsd returns to review listeners' favs. We heard music we knew and also some discoveries.

Our Listeners Speak up: Their Best of 2018

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AltLatino's Best of 2018
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AltLatino's Best of 2018

It's been another watershed for Latin music. Altlatino's Felix Contreras, Stefanie Fernandez, Marisa Arbona Ruiz and Catalina Maria Johnson round up the year's best.

AltLatino's Best of 2018

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