New York City’s M.A.K.U. Soundsystem are set to release their new album, Mezcla, via Glitterbeat Records on the 27th of May, and their brand new video kicks things off by paying homage to the immigrant working class of the... Read Article
What’s better than a concert featuring one of New York City’s legendary charanga bands? Why, a free concert featuring that band, of course! The legendary Orquesta Broadway, co-founded in 1962 by Cuban Eddy Zervigón, will perform at the David Rubenstein Atrium... Read Article
New York City’s M.A.K.U. Soundsystem are bringing their “immigrant beats” to Europe this week. The octet, which specializes in Afrocolombian folkloric and funk, is on their “Inevitable Tour,” and have played a string of dates in Hamburg, Germany, ending... Read Article
Good news often comes in twos (or is it threes?) and Riobamba has dropped a new mix in the same week that she announced she was joining a new crew. The DJ, whose real name is Sara Skolnick, and now calls New York... Read Article
It’s that time of the year again in New York, where fans of the very fluid Alt Latin music scene can find a show just about every night in the Big Apple thanks to the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC).
New York City and much of the Northeast might be getting pounded by a snowstorm nicknamed “Nemo” this weekend, but Cinema Tropical is going ahead with the 2nd annual edition of the Cinema Tropical Festival celebrating the year’s... Read Article
They say that the family that plays together, stays together. All right, maybe no one ever really said that. But the family-like crew that makes up M.A.K.U. Soundsystem makes the saying seem gospel to me. The Queens, N.Y.-based collective,... Read Article