The Latin Alternative The weekly syndicated radio show, "The Latin Alternative" airs regularly on more than 35 radio stations across the country, but fans hoping to get their fix of the best new Latin rock, funk, hip-hop and electronic music need not wait for the terrestrial radio broadcast. "The Latin Alternative" is now available as a podcast as well. Among the the artists featured on the show: Manu Chao, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Cafe Tacuba, Kinky, Julieta Venegas and Ozomatli.
The Latin Alternative

The Latin Alternative

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The weekly syndicated radio show, "The Latin Alternative" airs regularly on more than 35 radio stations across the country, but fans hoping to get their fix of the best new Latin rock, funk, hip-hop and electronic music need not wait for the terrestrial radio broadcast. "The Latin Alternative" is now available as a podcast as well. Among the the artists featured on the show: Manu Chao, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Cafe Tacuba, Kinky, Julieta Venegas and Ozomatli.

Most Recent Episodes

The Latin Alternative Show 2120

It's our special DISCOVERIES episode! Our co-hosts Josh Norek and Ernesto Lechner spotlight the amazing Latin songs that flew below their radar, only to be discovered and appreciated years later. Featured artists include LosPetitFellas, Tita, Tommy Olivencia, Rawayana and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2117

It's a new music explosion! 2021 continues to produce an abundance of killer Latin tunes, including new releases from Los Fabulosos Cadillacs frontman Vicentico, Colombian rock icons Aterciopelados covering Os Mutantes, alternative mariachi divas Flor de Toloache, and a funky collab between Cuban artists Alex Cuba & Cimafunk.

The Latin Alternative Show 2116

It's a new music explosion! 2021 continues to impress with a slew of brilliant Latin releases, including new music from Maye, Los Buenos Modales, Juanes, Maumaumau, PJ Sin Suela, Joao Selva and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2128

This week is a special takeover episode with BOMBA ESTEREO, the influential Colombian indie electronic/alternative group who just released their new album 'Deja.' Bomba Estereo take us through the group's history, as well as join us for a guest DJ set.

The Latin Alternative Show 2114

Chile has a rich musical tradition, and has exported its rock, pop, electronic and hip-hop music around the world! Today we spotlight Chilean artists including Mon Laferte, Camila Moreno, Gepe, Los Bunkers, DJ Bitman, Claudia Acuña, Pau, DJ Raff and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2112

This week we spotlight Spain and its indie, rock and hip-hop artists. Highlights include C. Tangana, Rigoberta Bandini, Polock, Dani, Toteking, Marinah, Manu Chao and more!

The Latin Alternative Show 2111

This week is all about the new música! Highlights include an unusual collaboration between Spain's leading rapper C. Tangana with legendary Argentine rocker Andres Calamaro, plus new tunes from Bajofondo, Diana Burco, Santa Fe Klan, Nuevo, Marissa Mur and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2118

Hailing from Spain, the artist C. Tangana is one of the most interesting artists in Latin hip-hop. He joins us for a special takeover episode spotlighting his latest album 'El Madrileño', which features collaborations with prominent artists outside the urban genre (including legendary Argentine rocker Andres Calamaro, soulful American R&B artist Omar Apollo, Regional Mexican rising stars Carin Leon & Adriel Favela, and flamenco-pop icon Kiko Veneno).

The Latin Alternative Show 2115

Whether you hear his Oscar-winning scores in 'Brokeback Mountain' and 'Babel' or as the producer of artists like Cafe Tacvba, Juanes and Molotov, the Argentine producer Gustavo Santaolalla is a true renaissance man. This week Gustavo joins us for a special takeover episode and shares his favorite Latin songs, as well the music that inspired him in his youth.

The Latin Alternative Show 2110

This week is all about the new música! Highlights include the sultry R&B-meet-dembow of San Francisco artist La Doña, the psychedelic Brazilian haze of Glue Trip, old school funk sounds from Cimafunk, and the welcome return of Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Alex Cuba.