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 2218

We take the time machine four decades back to 1982, a year that brought us some true gems of Latin funk, rock, salsa and Brazilian music. Featured artists include Ray Barretto, Gal Costa, Mandrill, Johnny Ventura, Sonora Ponceña, Milton Nascimento and Luis Alberto Spinetta.

The Latin Alternative Show 2216

Great new Latin music abounds! This week we highlight recent releases from Julieta Venegas, Nicki Nicole & WOS, Babasonicos, Jorge Drexler, Bomba Estereo & Aterciopelados, Girl Ultra, Nancy Sanchez and Los Bosques.

The Latin Alternative Show 2215

¡Viva Mexico! This week we spotlight the music diversity of Mexico, from electronica and sultry R&B to punk, pop, rock, hip-hop and indie. Featured artists include Julieta Venegas, Girl Ultra, Mexican Institute of Sound, Santa Fe Klan, Natalia Lafourcade, Marco Mares, Nortec Collective and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2232

It's our BEST SONGS OF 2022 episode! Josh and Ernesto spotlight their favorite songs of the past year, including tracks from Rosalía, Girl Ultra, Trueno, Kinky, Marilina Bertoldi, Dannylux, Rauw Alejandro, Ramona, Jorge Drexler, Karol G, Wos & Nicki Nicole and much more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2214

It's a new Latin music explosion! This week we highlight recent recordings from Jorge Drexler, Adrian Quesada, Ramona, Katzú Oso, Mista Savona, Feli Colina, Fitasha, Di WAV and more!

The Latin Alternative Show 2213

It's a new music explosion! This week we highlight new releases from rising indie Mexican hip-hop artist Lng/Sht, the Peruvian cumbia band Bareto, a fun series of covers from alt mariachi divas Flor de Toloache, a harder edged track from Chilean pop-rock star Francisca Valenzuela, and much more!

The Latin Alternative Show 2211

It's a new music explosion! This week we celebrate several new Rosalía singles, plus the latest releases from Dorian, Mexican Institute of Sound, The Bongo Hop, The Coils, Pahua, Marissa Mur & Alex Cuba, Cristóbal Briceño and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2227

It's a special takeover episode with CIMAFUNK, the Cuban funk star whose album "El Alimento" is one of our favorite records of the past year. Cimafunk talks to us about his transition from medical school dropout to leading a funk revival and collaborating with the funk godfather himself, George Clinton. You don't want to miss this!

The Latin Alternative Show 2210

Brazil is the biggest country in Latin America, and has big musical diversity as well! This week we highlight Brazilian rock, R&B, soul, power pop, funk, psychedelia and more. Featured artists include Glue Trip, Mano Brown, O Rappa, Lenine, Tuyo, Milton Nascimento, Arthur Verocai and more.

The Latin Alternative Show 2209

It's a new music explosion! This week we highlight recent releases from Ozomatli, Omar Apollo, Los Bitchos, Fito Paez, Pahua, Los Autenticos Decadentes, Wiplash and more.