Posts Tagged ‘Latino Music’

03/31/17: Film Screening and Musical Q+A of We Like It Like That: The Story of Latin Boogaloo

03/31/17: Film Screening and Musical Q+A of We Like It Like That: The Story of Latin Boogaloo

El Museo del Barrio in collaboration with the Museum of the City of New York present a free screening of We Like it Like That: The Story of Latin Boogaloo as part of the Metro Mashup: New York Meets Havana series.  Stay after the film for a special musical Q+A with Latin boogaloo legend Johnny […]


Put You On: We Like It Like That

Put You On: We Like It Like That

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Do you know what Latin boogaloo is? While it was eventually eclipsed by Salsa, Latin boogaloo was the sound of the Latino barrios of New York City in the 1960’s. It was funky, it was brash and it was bi-lingual. We Like It Like That tells the story of this somewhat […]


The Uptown Collective Garners Praise For It's Coverage of Remezcla + Heineken's The Spot

Sometimes one sentence says its all, check out what Openhouse gallery, the host of The Spot by Heineken, had to say about our coverage of this groundbreaking, next generation Pop Up experience. “We’re hosting Heineken’s The Spot, a Latino pop up curated by Remezcla, but Uptown Collective is covering it best.” Here’s another sentence just […]


Los Rakas, Maluca Mala, Zuzuka Poderosa @ The Spot

Photography by Paul Lomax (@PaulLomaxPhoto) Video by Art By Dj Boy (@DjboyNYC)


Los Rakas, Maluca Mala, Zuzuka Poderosa @ The Spot Tonight – After Party @ Apt 78

Heineken’s The Spot just keeps getting bigger and better. Tonight at the next-level venue will be the Panamanian Hip-Hop hybrid Los Rakas, Uptown’s own Maluca Mala and Brazilian Baile Funk Goddess Zuzuka Poderosa. Did I mention that the after party will be held at the one and only Apt 78 (4447 Broadway)? So tonight once […]


Maluca Mala: Making tracks to fame | NY Daily News

BY Erica Y. Lopez For a couple of years now, the blogosphere has been buzzing about a certain powder keg of electro-rhythms, Latin influences and crafty, cutting-edge fashion. Now, New York City native Maluca Mala is ready for the spotlight. Like many, Maluca (born Nathalie Yepez) contemplated the idea of making music full time while […]


Waiting For Tego

BY Briana E. Heard


RSVP For Los Rakas, Maluca Mala, Zuzuka Poderosa @ The Spot on July 21st

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7JtZ06ZRezo] Los Rakas have a way of making you want to grind. Not like dirty nasty grind, perreo style. More like fiercely get down, popping and locking and shit. Hardcore shoulder bounce and gangsta lean…you get the pictures. With “Soy Raka,” the Oakland via Panama duo introduced us to turfing and all its wonders, and […]


A Behind the Scenes Look At Remezcla + Heineken’s Latino Pop Up The Spot Grand Opening Tonight

Photography by Courtney Schober for Openhouse Gallery Starting today until July 30, Remezcla + Heineken host The Spot, a Latino pop up with live music, DJs, art battles, film screenings, local food and of course, plenty of beer. Remezcla + Heineken’s The Spot brings together All-Star Latino musicians like Tego Calderon, Kinky, Carla Morrison, Diego […]


RSVP Open for Tego Calderon @ The Spot on July 15th

You can now RSVP for The Spot for Friday 7/15 featuring Tego Calderon & DJ Willie. Click on the link below and fill out the info. Spaces are limited! http://www.remezcla.com/2011/latin/tego-calderon/ [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/25747132 w=524&h=295] The Spot: Lineup from Remezcla.com on Vimeo.


Tego Calderon @ The Spot on July 15th

In their 2004 feature on Tego Calderón, the Village Voice said: “Equally an acolyte of Tupac Shakur and Ismael Rivera and an avatar of the Spanish dancehall hybrid known as reggaeton, Calderon made inter-island spice that seemed more reflective of current Caribbean cross-pollination than a dozen Buena Vista retreads.” Calderón, who grew up on salsa and played […]


Save the Date: The Spot by Heineken Launches July 13

Trendsetting Latino artists, musicians, DJs, filmmakers and tastemakers will unite under one roof in New York this summer at The Spot by Heineken. In partnership with Remezcla, a leading creative house and content authority on emerging Latin culture, The Spot by Heineken is a place that inspires and connects everyone to Latin music and culture. […]

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