Had an incredible time talking with the new wave of Latin Alternative indie artists at the fourth annual All My Friends Music Festival in Tijuana at the Casa de la Cultura. My favorite conversation had to be with Estonian-born now living in Brooklyn vocalist/DJ, Maria Minerva. We had a lot in common even down to [...]
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The All My Friends Music Festival is calling all indie-music hipster fans south of the border to Tijuana for a full lineup of cutting edge acts. The festival’s trinity: Argenis Garcia, Pablo Dodero and Marty Preciado have organized an innovative music festival that promises to break down borders by bringing together 30 music acts from [...]
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As seen on NBC 7 “SoundDiego” Recently, our very own Dita Quinones had a chance to speak with the members of Mexico City’s charming indie rock buzz band Hello Seahorse! during their show at Black Box Tijuana.
Yeezus may have passed over San Diego, but rap fans will be receiving an even better consolation prize: Jay-Z’s Magna Carter World Tour will be making a stop at the Valley View Casino Center on Dec. 7. Tickets for the hip-hop heavyweight’s show will go on sale Thursday, Sept. 12 at 10 a.m. and are [...]
Source: There’s few things more exciting than hearing that a Tijuanera alternative-pop singer/songwriter has been signed to Carla Morrison’s indie label, Pan Dulce Productions. Enter 21-year-old Vanessa Zamora, a classically trained pianist and guitarist born and raised in Tijuana. At first glance, she seems unassuming, with a natural pretty look — no make-up, wears her [...]
Life can’t better than being able to rock an interview with the rock God from Colombia. Juanes is one hell of a human being who’s started from the bottom to the top keeping his cumbia folk rock roots in tact. Check out my interview with him at San Diego’s Humphreys by the Bay.
Café Tacvba are rock gods who can easily sell-out arenas and festivals but this time around they want to give the fans something new. On Tuesday night the band played before an intimate crowd of 1,500 Tacvbos at Tijuana’s Auditorio Municipal with an experimental format inspired by the release of their latest studio album in [...]
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GN$F! caught up with Mexico City’s feisty alt-pop band, Torreblanca on their first ever stop in Tijuana. The band made its Tijuana debut at the YouRevolution Bar on Avenida Revolucion. Juan Manuel discusses the making of Bella Época LP with Cafe Tacvba’s Enrique Rangel. Best part was finding out his favorite rapper is none other [...]
As seen on NBC “SoundDiego” Before his all-ages show at Soma, T.Mills pumps up the volume with GN$F! You might hate on the fact that this Riverside rapper used to sing in a boy-band but, you have to give the guy credit on his hustle in the rap game. Using social media to his advantage, [...]
Source: Dreams do come true in Kaleidoscope. That is, for singer Miguel they do, because he’s living the life he always wanted. The musical artist is working with contemporaries he admires like Alicia Keys, who hand-picked him to open up for her Set This World On Fire Tour — at the Valley View Casino Center [...]