Lauren M. WhaleyAndrea EcheverriReview by Erica E. Phillips
WHERE: The Conga Room
Better than ... the real thing? Maaaaybe not. But maybe. Tal vez.
If you were expecting Colombian fusion feminist rocktress Andrea Echeverri to open the night with a roof-rai ... More >>
Gustavo TurnerThe Great Thom Yorke in the Sky
Sunday was the hottest day of the Coachella weekend and it felt like the most crowded, a change from previous years when (thanks to the one-day passes) the last day had shown a welcome self-weeding-out of the masses.
In terms of festival logisti ... More >>
Los Angeles-based Latino label Nacional Records is on a roll, and wants to share their roster with the world. A few months back LA Weekly's Jonny Whiteside profiled the North Hollywood-based concern, whose artists include Mexican Institute of Sound, Senor Coconut, Aterciopelados, Pinker Tones and No ... More >>
By Julienne Gage
Americans who still think of Latin music as mariachi bands and gyrating Ricky Martins and Shakiras might want to lend a closer ear to the genre. This country's Hispanic population isn't just growing, it's growing more diverse. More and more unique musical styles are being gobbled ... More >>
This is Dan Monick. He's the girl on the left. Not only does he look very pretty in wigs, as you can see, he also happens to be a very good photographer. This photo was taken shortly after his one-night only show, held Saturday in Downtown L.A.
Monick's pictures look like giant tea-stained polaro ... More >>