Category Archives: Festival

Lila Downs, Death, and Celebrity Gravestones at Hollywood Forever’s Dia de los Muertos

Check out my first piece for Noisey (Vice’s music section): Lila Downs, Death, and Celebrity Gravestones at Hollywood Forever’s Dia de los Muertos.

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The Football Jerseys of Supersonico 2014

I guess it’s no surprise that a festival that catered to a Latino audience would result in a crowd dressed in a variety of football jerseys from local clubs and national teams, as was the case at last weekend’s Supersonico … Continue reading

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A todo volúmen: así vivió Panamérika el Supersónico

No sé las razones por las que los fans de la música alternativa de Latinoamérica en Los Ángeles tuvieron que esperar tanto tiempo para poder gozar de un festival como el Supersónico. Han sufrido por muchos años viendo a campos, … Continue reading

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Viva Pomona 2014 Photos

Viva Pomona is a small, two-day music festival in the city of Pomona packed with lots of local and international artists with a focus on independent and upcoming artists. I interviewed the festival’s founder in this piece, Viva Pomona Festival Celebrates … Continue reading

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SXSW 2013 Recap

My trip to Austin was as fun and exhausting as my previous one. I travelled to SXSW with the talented guys from QUITAPENAS. That story, and a few photos, is up on Remezcla. I was able to catch a few … Continue reading

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Meet Él Mató a un Policía Motorizado

It didn’t take long to find my new favorite band of 2013. I’ve been obsessed with the music of Él Mató a un Policía Motorizado (He Killed A Motorcycle Cop) since late December. My obsession grew worse after the band released … Continue reading

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Monsieur Periné Makes Its LA Debut At Levitt Pavilion

Colombian swing (Suin a la Colombiana) group Monsieur Periné made its debut in Los Angeles with a free show at the Levitt Pavilion in MacArthur Park. The group performed tracks from its debut album Hecho A Mano (Handmade) at the BMI-sponsored … Continue reading

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