Felix Contreras is host of the NPR program Alt.Latino. Previously he was a producer and reporter for NPR's Arts Desk.
In the wake of the cancellation of SXSW this year, Alt.Latino explores the bands we had wanted to see this year in Austin, Texas.
We use the music of pianist Omar Sosa this week to calm our anxieties and fears during an uncertain time.
Bad Bunny's YHLQMDLG is the buzz of the Latinx internet, but we also speed through 14 other essential releases.
The story of Latin America has always been reflected in music. We asked a music writer, a college professor and reggaeton pioneer to help us understand the history and nuance of Latin Urban's dominance in pop music.
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Location
Washington, DC, USA
Episode Count
296
Podcast Count
2
Total Airtime
5 days, 23 hours