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Thanks to a quirk of history — and a love of bananas — New Orleans has had a Honduran population for more than a century. But that population explo...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 12:42
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Warning: Do not listen on an empty stomach! In this story Amanda and her mom talk about you guessed it! Enchiladas! Amanda's mom, learned to make t...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 04:50
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In this short piece, Miguel reminisces about watching the 2010 soccer world cup on a day that his mom was off from work-something that doesn't happ...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 02:21
Caption: Rio and her Mom
Rio, faces a big identity question. "Am I Mexican? If so how Mexican am I?" Let's just say Rio was raised a bit differently than prior generations ...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 04:44
Caption: Carlos Santana uses music to reflect on his career in this week's episode of Alt.Latino. , Credit: Frank Micelotta/Getty Images
This month the Latin music legend publishes his memoirs, The Universal Tone: Bringing My Story To Light. Alt.Latino grabs him for a rare interview ...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 1
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“Many of my pieces were premiered at the Teatro Solis. I played there many times, as well as All of our 4 Uruguayan composers….Eduardo Fabini, Hec...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 58:30
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These very traditional forms were proclaimed dead at several points during the 20th century. However, at the beginning of this new century they sti...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 58:30
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With the recent passing of Latin rock icon Gustavo Cerati after a tragic five year coma, we pay homage to Cerati's influential career in a special ...

Bought by WLPR, KGLT, KAWC, KPVL, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 15
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Julio Medina's story is one of redemption. Medina spent 12 years in prison after he was convicted of running a major New York drug ring. But he ear...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 30:26
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On this show enjoy a mix of Indigenous music from Inez Jasper, Jessica Hernandez, Gloria Estefan, Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde, Ana Tijoux, Norte...

Bought by KMXT and WLPR


  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 01:56:35
  • Purchases: 2
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With nearly a decade between his first collection, DROWN and his follow-up novel THE BRIEF WONDROUS LIFE OF OSCAR WAO, Junot Díaz discusses the imp...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Traditional Mexican-American folk healers in Austin discuss their businesses in these difficult economic times. Produced by: Jack Drummond, Zenobi...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 04:56
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Listen to SONNY FALCON a.k.a “The Fajita King,” produced by the talented team of teachers at the STORIES FROM DEEP IN THE HEART’s SUMMER INSTITUTE.

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 04:25
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Producer Todd Barkan is a friend of Full Moon Hacksaw on Facebook. Alligator Records President/Founder Bruce Iglauer was submitted a hacksaw demo i...

Bought by WVBI-LP, The Voice of Beaver Island and WYAP


  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:59:57
  • Purchases: 2
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This episode focuses on our favorite new Latin Alternative tunes, including brand new tracks from Nortec Collective, The Mavericks, Manu Chao and l...

Bought by WLPR, KPVL, KUMD, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR and more


  • Added: Oct 27, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 14
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Isaac Albéniz, who lived in the second half of the 19th century, made his mark in Spanish music. The names that come to mind when one thinks of Spa...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2014
  • Length: 58:30
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In the struggling farmworking town of Parlier, in California’s San Joaquin Valley, the Ramírez family stands out. All four Ramírez siblings attende...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 06:18
Caption: Cafe Tacvba's 1994 album Re changed Latin music as we know it. , Credit: Courtesy of Cafe Tacvba
This week is an all around treat: we have some of our favorite new artists releasing new music that is driving us crazy. We also are celebrating th...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
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Xanath Caraza likes to use poetry to showcase some of Mexico's linguistic and cultural diversity, drawing inspiration from Afro-Mexican history, La...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Oct 23, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Maria and Fabian Ramirez graduated from UC Berkeley on the same day that their older sister Gloria received her master's degree. From left: Angela, Maria, father Filemon, Fabian, mother Lucila, and Gloria. , Credit: Zaidee Stavely / Radio Bilingüe
In the struggling farmworking town of Parlier, California, the Ramirez family stands out. All four Ramirez siblings attended the prestigious Univer...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Oct 23, 2014
  • Length: 07:15
  • Purchases: 1
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This week we take it back to the old country with a spotlight on Spain's contributions to the Latin Alternative movement. From pioneering Spanish r...

Bought by KGLT, WLPR, KPVL, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, North Country Public Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 20, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 15
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The Chicano movement changed California forever in the 1960s and 70s, and its legacy continues in the form of a Sacramento arts center for kids of ...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2014
  • Length: 04:51
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An exploration of Brazil's diverse culture, complex past, artistic traditions, and modern aspirations.

  • Added: Oct 18, 2014
  • Length: 29:02
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An exploration of Brazil's diverse culture, complex past, artistic traditions, and modern aspirations.

  • Added: Oct 18, 2014
  • Length: 26:28
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The harpist talks about how he takes an instrument beloved of Colombian cowboys, and forged a place for it in American jazz.

Bought by WABE and PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 17, 2014
  • Length: 04:53
  • Purchases: 2