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Alt.Latino

By NPR

Alt.Latino is a spotlight on the world of Latinx arts and culture through music, stories and conversation.

  1. 1.
    Guest DJ Arturo O'Farrill: Making Music And A Statement At The Border11/16/2018
    29:15
  2. 2.
    Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar For Dia de los Muertos11/01/2018
    39:29
  3. 3.
    Jerry Gonzalez Appreciation10/25/2018
    28:03
  4. 4.
    Rubén Blades Swings Big Band Jazz And Rumba On New Album10/18/2018
    47:41
  5. 5.
    Alt.Latino Icon: Jose Feliciano, Cross Over Pioneer10/11/2018
    29:16
  6. 6.
    Cuban Treasures Unearthed: Remastered Cuban Jam Sessions 10/04/2018
    42:28
  7. 7.
    'El Tiny': A Sampler Of Latin Bands At NPR's Tiny Desk09/27/2018
    41:18
  8. 8.
    Puerto Rico One Year After Maria09/20/2018
    48:28
  1. 9.
    La Dame Blanche: Hip-Hop Urbano Cubano09/17/2018
    23:37
  2. 10.
    Alejandro Escovedo: Latino Punk Pioneer's New Album09/13/2018
    34:50
  3. 11.
    Samba Inspires New Novel08/30/2018
    39:10
  4. 12.
    New Music Highlights Nuance of Identity08/09/2018
    36:48
  5. 13.
    Mid Summer New Music Round Up!08/03/2018
    29:39
  6. 14.
    Summer Latin Music Festivals Celebrate Musical Diversity07/20/2018
    43:25
  7. 15.
    Activist Musicians Take On Trump Policies07/06/2018
    45:37
  8. 16.
    Alt.Latino's 12 Favorite Latin Songs Of 2018 (So Far)06/28/2018
    52:30
  9. 17.
    Pianist Harold Lopez-Nussa Is Part Of A Long Line of 'Amazing'06/21/2018
    28:42
  10. 18.
    'Vida,' The Groundbreaking Cable Drama That Gets Latinx Narratives Right06/12/2018
    29:03
  11. 19.
    J Balvin Won't Settle For Anything Less Than World Domination05/25/2018
    31:55
  12. 20.
    Alt.Latino Encore: Remixing Classics, Fania Opens Its Vaults05/17/2018
    28:59
  13. 21.
    Guest DJ Los Texmaniacs: Conjunto Specialists With A Knack For 'Cruzando Borders'05/17/2018
    28:59
  14. 22.
    Queer, Punk And Latin: A Discussion About Sexual Identity05/03/2018
    29:11
  15. 23.
    Tiny Desk Contest: The Latinx Artists We Loved05/03/2018
    29:08
  16. 24.
    Guest DJ Kali Uchis On How Astrud Gilberto And N.E.R.D. Inspired Her Debut Album04/12/2018
    36:02
  17. 25.
    Alt.Latino Extra: Cuco Is The Cariño Of Young Latinos Who Keep Dreaming04/04/2018
    19:53
  18. 26.
    Alt.Latino's SXSW 2018 Preview: Amara La Negra, Balún, Bad Gyal And More03/18/2018
    20:59
  19. 27.
    SXSW 2018 Dispatch: Live Performances From The Marias And Amara La Negra03/17/2018
    29:34
  20. 28.
    Pre- Oscar Spotlight on Two Indie Latino Films03/02/2018
    26:15
  21. 29.
    Guest DJ Jorge Drexler: Uruguayan Music That Shaped His Vision02/22/2018
    28:59
  22. 30.
    Reggaeton In The Age of #MeToo02/16/2018
    28:58
  23. 31.
    For Black History Month, A Look At New Music With Afro-Latinx Roots02/08/2018
    32:40
  24. 32.
    The Alt.Latino Interview: Rita Moreno On Her New Show, Life and Accents02/01/2018
    31:30
  25. 33.
    The Alt.Latino Interview: Louie Vega, A Life In Service To The Groove01/30/2018
    28:59
  26. 34.
    New Music To Kick Off Your 201801/18/2018
    38:04
  27. 35.
    Amidst Political Tumult, Salvadoran Artists Across The Country Discuss Their Work01/16/2018
    1:03:13
  28. 36.
    Alt.Latino Album Chat: Making Movies Talk Protest Music01/05/2018
    40:38
  29. 37.
    Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Songs Of 201712/21/2017
    48:38
  30. 38.
    Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Top 10 Latin Albums Of 201712/15/2017
    59:50
  31. 39.
    Encore presentation: Festivo Alt.Latino, Gaby Moreno In Concert12/08/2017
    57:40
  32. 40.
    Alt.Latino's Last New Music Show of 2017, Featuring Calma Carmona, Boogat And More11/30/2017
    30:08
  33. 41.
    Alt.Latino's Deeper Dive Into New Pixar Film, 'Coco'11/25/2017
    30:38
  34. 42.
    Road Trip: Alt.Latino Attends The Latin Grammys In Las Vegas11/25/2017
    29:33
  35. 43.
    Guest DJ: iLe Shares The Classic Sounds Driving Her New Solo Music11/09/2017
    35:46
  36. 44.
    Alt.Latino Guest DJ Antonio Sanchez: Jazz Drummer, Musical Activist10/23/2017
    29:50
  37. 45.
    Alt.Latino: A Spotlight On Playwrights With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Karen Zacarias10/13/2017
    29:34
  38. 46.
    Alt.Latino: A Spotlight On Playwrights With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Karen Zacarias10/12/2017
    29:33
  39. 47.
    'Familia' Affair: Paying Homage To Afro-Cuban Jazz Pioneers10/12/2017
    32:57
  40. 48.
    Before They Were Nominated: Alt.Latino As Prognosticator 09/28/2017
    40:21
  41. 49.
    Latin Music And Los Angeles' Exchange Explored In The Massive 'Pacific Standard Time'09/22/2017
    34:04
  42. 50.
    Civil Rights Icon Dolores Huerta: Tireless Rights Advocate — And Jazz Fan09/13/2017
    30:51
  43. 51.
    Making 'Power Of Peace' With The Isley Brothers Checks One Off Santana's Bucket List09/07/2017
    29:35
  44. 52.
    End of the Summer Already? New Music For Cooler Temperatures09/07/2017
    29:23
  45. 53.
    "Despacito" Deeper Dive: More Than Meets The Ear09/07/2017
    30:56
  46. 54.
    LAMC Discoveries: New Artists You Should Know About08/07/2017
    44:21
  47. 55.
    Latin Alternative Music Fests Heat Up The Summer07/29/2017
    29:56
  48. 56.
    Alt.Latino's Midsummer New Music Roundup07/29/2017
    29:34
  49. 57.
    Encore: Cuba: While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed07/12/2017
    29:31
  50. 58.
    Music That Inspires, Classic-Rock Edition07/07/2017
    30:43
  51. 59.
    Guest DJ Raul Midón's Eclectic Influences Make Perfect Sense06/29/2017
    29:34
  52. 60.
    Guest DJ Ozomatli Covers Mexican Classics With A Reggae Groove06/22/2017
    29:34
  53. 61.
    These 3 Latinx Artists Are Challenging, Changing And Reclaiming Culture06/22/2017
    29:34
  54. 62.
    Guest DJ: Chicano Batman's Musical DNA06/22/2017
    29:35
  55. 63.
    Meet Me At The World Cafe: ÌFÉ Performs Live In Philadelphia06/22/2017
    29:34
  56. 64.
    Guest DJ: Café Tacvba, Mexico's Musical Philosophers05/18/2017
    29:28
  57. 65.
    2013 ENCORE-Like Being Hypnotized: Guest DJ With Juana Molina05/12/2017
    45:52
  58. 66.
    Guest DJ Antonio Lizana: Flamenco Jazz On Voice And Saxophone05/04/2017
    29:34
  59. 67.
    PBS To Rebroadcast Its Remarkable 'Latin Music USA' Series From 200905/04/2017
    17:17
  60. 68.
    Alt.Latino Guest DJ: Getting Down With Quetzal05/04/2017
    38:11
  61. 69.
    Alt.Latino's Spring New Music Roundup05/04/2017
    34:08
  62. 70.
    Guest DJ: Residente On Life And Music After Calle 1304/06/2017
    30:08
  63. 71.
    Music Magazine: Sergio Mendoza, Vinyl Collectors And Tejano Punks On Film03/30/2017
    32:35
  64. 72.
    Latin Musicians Bring A Message Of Resistance To SXSW03/30/2017
    29:58
  65. 73.
    Latin Artists Represent In This Year's Tiny Desk Contest03/30/2017
    45:20
  66. 74.
    Celebrating Mujeres: Butterflies, Brujas And Bey03/08/2017
    44:54
  67. 75.
    Puerto Rico Marks A Century Of U.S. Citizenship And Musical Exchange03/06/2017
    34:11
  68. 76.
    Alt.Latino Extra: Being Unapologetic, Being Afro-Latina02/27/2017
    26:51
  69. 77.
    'All They Will Call You': A Writer Gives Woody Guthrie's 'Deportees' Their Names Back02/24/2017
    30:50
  70. 78.
    Get To Know Afro-Brazilian Music With This Alt.Latino Mixtape02/21/2017
    39:39
  71. 79.
    For Black History Month, Celebrate Afro-Latino Music With Smithsonian Folkways02/09/2017
    45:16
  72. 80.
    'La Verdad': The Truth Of Latin American Hip-Hop02/01/2017
    32:59
  73. 81.
    Alt.Latino Visits NPR's Newest Podcast: Radio Ambulante01/30/2017
    27:25
  74. 82.
    A Despedida Playlist To Bid POTUS Farewell01/18/2017
    32:42
  75. 83.
    The Alt.Latino Spring 2017 New Music Preview01/11/2017
    36:42
  76. 84.
    Alt.Latino Listeners Pick The Best Of 201612/21/2016
    46:13
  77. 85.
    Alt.Latino Picks The Best Latin Music Of 201612/14/2016
    44:32
  78. 86.
    Encore: Carlos Santana Breaks Down His Band's Trailblazing Sound12/07/2016
    31:35
  79. 87.
    The Sounds Of Cuba, In Exile And At Home11/30/2016
    32:19
  80. 88.
    The Lost Tapes Of Caife: A Vintage Ecuadorian Record Label Revived11/23/2016
    30:35
  81. 89.
    Alt.Latino's Post-Election Meditation: Music For Healing11/09/2016
    32:13
  82. 90.
    Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar: Remembering Those Who've Left Us11/02/2016
    45:04
  83. 91.
    Latino Noir: Private Eyes And Really Bad Vatos10/26/2016
    38:34
  84. 92.
    Love For The Lead Guitar: Guest DJ Eljuri10/19/2016
    36:42
  85. 93.
    What's On Alt.Latino's Playlist? The Sounds Of Cuba Today10/14/2016
    35:12
  86. 94.
    Cuban Piano 101: A Century Of Historic Grooves10/06/2016
    30:35
  87. 95.
    Cuba: While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed09/30/2016
    29:35
  88. 96.
    Tiny Desk, Huge Enthusiasm: Latin Music On Our Small Stage09/22/2016
    41:59
  89. 97.
    Late-Summer Jams And A Viral Video From Bomba Estéreo09/18/2016
    43:30
  90. 98.
    Willie Bobo: An Appreciation And A New Album09/08/2016
    37:38
  91. 99.
    Alt.Latino Pays Tribute To Juan Gabriel09/01/2016
    39:39
  92. 100.
    'There Are No Rules': Fea Talks Latina Punk08/18/2016
    46:58
  93. 101.
    Make Your Own Latin Music Scene08/11/2016
    32:59
  94. 102.
    Encore: From Puerto Rican Soul To Ranchero Punk, New Obsessions In Latin Music08/04/2016
    29:47
  95. 103.
    Cool Songs For Beating The Midsummer Heat07/28/2016
    35:12
  96. 104.
    Las Mostras: Fierce Women Of Latin Music 07/22/2016
    38:24
  97. 105.
    Three Cities, Four Festivals, One Alt.Latino Weekend07/15/2016
    49:47
  98. 106.
    Guest DJ Agustín Lira: Struggles And Hope07/07/2016
    29:32
  99. 107.
    Alt.Latino Picks The Best Of 2016 (So Far)06/30/2016
    48:55
  100. 108.
    'I Feel Like I'm Free When I'm Dancing There': Love And Pride On The Dance Floor06/23/2016
    32:27
  101. 109.
    Encore: The Honduran-Canadian Singer And The Swedish Band: An Alt.Latino Love Story06/16/2016
    41:30
  102. 110.
    A Guided Tour Of Colombian Music, From The Mountains To The Coasts06/09/2016
    41:10
  103. 111.
    We Are Everywhere: Latin Alternative Music In Unexpected Places06/03/2016
    40:00
  104. 112.
    Thelma & Luis: An Alt.Latino Road Trip With Attitude05/26/2016
    33:40
  105. 113.
    Alt.Latino Goes Classical: Orchestral Music From Latin America05/20/2016
    34:14
  106. 114.
    Guest DJ Junot Diaz: 'It Takes Guts To Be Alive'05/12/2016
    47:47
  107. 115.
    Remixing Classics: Fania Opens Its Vaults05/05/2016
    36:19
  108. 116.
    6 Young Music Producers Who Shape Latino Identity With Sound 04/29/2016
    38:55
  109. 117.
    Caetano Veloso And Gilberto Gil: Living History04/29/2016
    31:47
  110. 118.
    Carlos Santana Breaks Down His Band's Trailblazing Sound04/14/2016
    31:36
  111. 119.
    Cultural Give-And-Take With Guest DJ Daymé Arocena04/07/2016
    40:07
  112. 120.
    Take Alt.Latino's 'Ladies Of Spring' Mix For A Spin03/31/2016
    42:11
  113. 121.
    SXAméricas 2016: An Embarrassment Of Riches03/24/2016
    45:56
  114. 122.
    The Blossoming Of Guest DJ Kat Dahlia03/17/2016
    40:00
  115. 123.
    Discover Latin Musicians From The 2016 Tiny Desk Contest03/10/2016
    50:13
  116. 124.
    Guest DJ Seu Jorge's Musical DNA03/04/2016
    32:15
  117. 125.
    #OscarsSoWhite, But Here's How To Break Hollywood's Rules02/25/2016
    30:51
  118. 126.
    The Revolution Will Be Televised: Inside 'Bordertown'02/18/2016
    31:36
  119. 127.
    Love Stories In Union Square02/11/2016
    33:06
  120. 128.
    Sidestepper: Richard Blair's Timeless Great Idea02/04/2016
    34:15
  121. 129.
    Alt.Latino's Midwinter Pick-Me-Up Mix01/29/2016
    35:40
  122. 130.
    Getting Personal With Alt.Latino Guest DJ Natalia Clavier01/21/2016
    46:07
  123. 131.
    This Week On Alt.Latino: New Music, And Remembering A Legend01/14/2016
    39:37
  124. 132.
    In Cuba, Musicians Redefine The Classics01/07/2016
    44:32
  125. 133.
    Ring In The New Year, 'Screwmbia' Style12/31/2015
    38:15
  126. 134.
    Festivo Alt.Latino: Gaby Moreno In Concert12/17/2015
    58:42
  127. 135.
    Los Mejores: Alt.Latino's Favorite Musicians Of 201512/10/2015
    49:58
  128. 136.
    Bagels And Bongos: The Jewish-Latin Music Connection12/03/2015
    36:10
  129. 137.
    Guatemalan Hip-Hop, Argentine MCs, Puerto Rican Soul And More11/19/2015
    36:52
  130. 138.
    A Life Of Storytelling: Guest DJ Soledad O'Brien11/12/2015
    30:38
  131. 139.
    De Película: The Best Latin Film Soundtracks Ever11/05/2015
    34:13
  132. 140.
    Día De Los Muertos: Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar10/29/2015
    46:47
  133. 141.
    Alt.Latino's Horror-Movie Mixtape10/22/2015
    36:50
  134. 142.
    Hear 6 Latin American Artists Who Rock In Indigenous Languages10/15/2015
    37:12
  135. 143.
    Twice The Fun With Guest DJ Ibeyi10/08/2015
    39:08
  136. 144.
    Guest DJ Rita Moreno On Fighting Back And Winning10/01/2015
    47:33
  137. 145.
    New Tunes, Old-School Delivery09/24/2015
    39:57
  138. 146.
    Cruising In El Minivan: Alt.Latino Surveys The State Of Kids' Music09/17/2015
    34:47
  139. 147.
    Speed Dating With Alt.Latino09/10/2015
    33:47
  140. 148.
    Latitudes And Longitudes: Latin Music From Around The Globe09/03/2015
    28:54
  141. 149.
    Disfruta La Fruta: Songs About Fruit08/27/2015
    37:21
  142. 150.
    A Witness To History: Guest DJ Arturo O'Farrill08/20/2015
    49:17

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