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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.
    Puerto Rico One Year After Maria20 September 2018
    48:28
  2. 2.
    La Dame Blanche: Hip-Hop Urbano Cubano17 September 2018
    23:37
  3. 3.
    Alejandro Escovedo: Latino Punk Pioneer's New Album13 September 2018
    34:50
  4. 4.
    Samba Inspires New Novel30 August 2018
    39:10
  5. 5.
    New Music Highlights Nuance of Identity9 August 2018
    36:48
  6. 6.
    Mid Summer New Music Round Up!3 August 2018
    29:39
  7. 7.
    Summer Latin Music Festivals Celebrate Musical Diversity20 July 2018
    43:25
  8. 8.
    Activist Musicians Take On Trump Policies6 July 2018
    45:37
  1. 9.
    Alt.Latino's 12 Favorite Latin Songs Of 2018 (So Far)28 June 2018
    52:30
  2. 10.
    Pianist Harold Lopez-Nussa Is Part Of A Long Line of 'Amazing'21 June 2018
    28:42
  3. 11.
    'Vida,' The Groundbreaking Cable Drama That Gets Latinx Narratives Right12 June 2018
    29:03
  4. 12.
    J Balvin Won't Settle For Anything Less Than World Domination25 May 2018
    31:55
  5. 13.
    Alt.Latino Encore: Remixing Classics, Fania Opens Its Vaults17 May 2018
    28:59
  6. 14.
    Guest DJ Los Texmaniacs: Conjunto Specialists With A Knack For 'Cruzando Borders'17 May 2018
    28:59
  7. 15.
    Queer, Punk And Latin: A Discussion About Sexual Identity3 May 2018
    29:11
  8. 16.
    Tiny Desk Contest: The Latinx Artists We Loved3 May 2018
    29:08
  9. 17.
    Guest DJ Kali Uchis On How Astrud Gilberto And N.E.R.D. Inspired Her Debut Album12 April 2018
    36:02
  10. 18.
    Alt.Latino Extra: Cuco Is The Cariño Of Young Latinos Who Keep Dreaming4 April 2018
    19:53
  11. 19.
    Alt.Latino's SXSW 2018 Preview: Amara La Negra, Balún, Bad Gyal And More18 March 2018
    20:59
  12. 20.
    SXSW 2018 Dispatch: Live Performances From The Marias And Amara La Negra17 March 2018
    29:34
  13. 21.
    Pre- Oscar Spotlight on Two Indie Latino Films2 March 2018
    26:15
  14. 22.
    Guest DJ Jorge Drexler: Uruguayan Music That Shaped His Vision22 February 2018
    28:59
  15. 23.
    Reggaeton In The Age of #MeToo16 February 2018
    28:58
  16. 24.
    For Black History Month, A Look At New Music With Afro-Latinx Roots8 February 2018
    32:40
  17. 25.
    The Alt.Latino Interview: Rita Moreno On Her New Show, Life and Accents1 February 2018
    31:30
  18. 26.
    The Alt.Latino Interview: Louie Vega, A Life In Service To The Groove30 January 2018
    28:59
  19. 27.
    New Music To Kick Off Your 201818 January 2018
    38:04
  20. 28.
    Amidst Political Tumult, Salvadoran Artists Across The Country Discuss Their Work16 January 2018
    1:03:13
  21. 29.
    Alt.Latino Album Chat: Making Movies Talk Protest Music5 January 2018
    40:38
  22. 30.
    Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Songs Of 201721 December 2017
    48:38
  23. 31.
    Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Top 10 Latin Albums Of 201715 December 2017
    59:50
  24. 32.
    Encore presentation: Festivo Alt.Latino, Gaby Moreno In Concert8 December 2017
    57:40
  25. 33.
    Alt.Latino's Last New Music Show of 2017, Featuring Calma Carmona, Boogat And More30 November 2017
    30:08
  26. 34.
    Alt.Latino's Deeper Dive Into New Pixar Film, 'Coco'25 November 2017
    30:38
  27. 35.
    Road Trip: Alt.Latino Attends The Latin Grammys In Las Vegas25 November 2017
    29:33
  28. 36.
    Guest DJ: iLe Shares The Classic Sounds Driving Her New Solo Music9 November 2017
    35:46
  29. 37.
    Alt.Latino Guest DJ Antonio Sanchez: Jazz Drummer, Musical Activist23 October 2017
    29:50
  30. 38.
    Alt.Latino: A Spotlight On Playwrights With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Karen Zacarias13 October 2017
    29:34
  31. 39.
    Alt.Latino: A Spotlight On Playwrights With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Karen Zacarias12 October 2017
    29:33
  32. 40.
    'Familia' Affair: Paying Homage To Afro-Cuban Jazz Pioneers12 October 2017
    32:57
  33. 41.
    Before They Were Nominated: Alt.Latino As Prognosticator 28 September 2017
    40:21
  34. 42.
    Latin Music And Los Angeles' Exchange Explored In The Massive 'Pacific Standard Time'22 September 2017
    34:04
  35. 43.
    Civil Rights Icon Dolores Huerta: Tireless Rights Advocate — And Jazz Fan13 September 2017
    30:51
  36. 44.
    Making 'Power Of Peace' With The Isley Brothers Checks One Off Santana's Bucket List7 September 2017
    29:35
  37. 45.
    End of the Summer Already? New Music For Cooler Temperatures7 September 2017
    29:23
  38. 46.
    "Despacito" Deeper Dive: More Than Meets The Ear7 September 2017
    30:56
  39. 47.
    LAMC Discoveries: New Artists You Should Know About7 August 2017
    44:21
  40. 48.
    Latin Alternative Music Fests Heat Up The Summer29 July 2017
    29:56
  41. 49.
    Alt.Latino's Midsummer New Music Roundup29 July 2017
    29:34
  42. 50.
    Encore: Cuba: While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed12 July 2017
    29:31
  43. 51.
    Music That Inspires, Classic-Rock Edition7 July 2017
    30:43
  44. 52.
    Guest DJ Raul Midón's Eclectic Influences Make Perfect Sense29 June 2017
    29:34
  45. 53.
    Guest DJ Ozomatli Covers Mexican Classics With A Reggae Groove22 June 2017
    29:34
  46. 54.
    These 3 Latinx Artists Are Challenging, Changing And Reclaiming Culture22 June 2017
    29:34
  47. 55.
    Guest DJ: Chicano Batman's Musical DNA22 June 2017
    29:35
  48. 56.
    Meet Me At The World Cafe: ÌFÉ Performs Live In Philadelphia22 June 2017
    29:34
  49. 57.
    Guest DJ: Café Tacvba, Mexico's Musical Philosophers18 May 2017
    29:28
  50. 58.
    2013 ENCORE-Like Being Hypnotized: Guest DJ With Juana Molina12 May 2017
    45:52
  51. 59.
    Guest DJ Antonio Lizana: Flamenco Jazz On Voice And Saxophone4 May 2017
    29:34
  52. 60.
    PBS To Rebroadcast Its Remarkable 'Latin Music USA' Series From 20094 May 2017
    17:17
  53. 61.
    Alt.Latino Guest DJ: Getting Down With Quetzal4 May 2017
    38:11
  54. 62.
    Alt.Latino's Spring New Music Roundup4 May 2017
    34:08
  55. 63.
    Guest DJ: Residente On Life And Music After Calle 136 April 2017
    30:08
  56. 64.
    Music Magazine: Sergio Mendoza, Vinyl Collectors And Tejano Punks On Film30 March 2017
    32:35
  57. 65.
    Latin Musicians Bring A Message Of Resistance To SXSW30 March 2017
    29:58
  58. 66.
    Latin Artists Represent In This Year's Tiny Desk Contest30 March 2017
    45:20
  59. 67.
    Celebrating Mujeres: Butterflies, Brujas And Bey8 March 2017
    44:54
  60. 68.
    Puerto Rico Marks A Century Of U.S. Citizenship And Musical Exchange6 March 2017
    34:11
  61. 69.
    Alt.Latino Extra: Being Unapologetic, Being Afro-Latina27 February 2017
    26:51
  62. 70.
    'All They Will Call You': A Writer Gives Woody Guthrie's 'Deportees' Their Names Back24 February 2017
    30:50
  63. 71.
    Get To Know Afro-Brazilian Music With This Alt.Latino Mixtape21 February 2017
    39:39
  64. 72.
    For Black History Month, Celebrate Afro-Latino Music With Smithsonian Folkways9 February 2017
    45:16
  65. 73.
    'La Verdad': The Truth Of Latin American Hip-Hop1 February 2017
    32:59
  66. 74.
    Alt.Latino Visits NPR's Newest Podcast: Radio Ambulante30 January 2017
    27:25
  67. 75.
    A Despedida Playlist To Bid POTUS Farewell18 January 2017
    32:42
  68. 76.
    The Alt.Latino Spring 2017 New Music Preview11 January 2017
    36:42
  69. 77.
    Alt.Latino Listeners Pick The Best Of 201621 December 2016
    46:13
  70. 78.
    Alt.Latino Picks The Best Latin Music Of 201614 December 2016
    44:32
  71. 79.
    Encore: Carlos Santana Breaks Down His Band's Trailblazing Sound7 December 2016
    31:35
  72. 80.
    The Sounds Of Cuba, In Exile And At Home30 November 2016
    32:19
  73. 81.
    The Lost Tapes Of Caife: A Vintage Ecuadorian Record Label Revived23 November 2016
    30:35
  74. 82.
    Alt.Latino's Post-Election Meditation: Music For Healing9 November 2016
    32:13
  75. 83.
    Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar: Remembering Those Who've Left Us2 November 2016
    45:04
  76. 84.
    Latino Noir: Private Eyes And Really Bad Vatos26 October 2016
    38:34
  77. 85.
    Love For The Lead Guitar: Guest DJ Eljuri19 October 2016
    36:42
  78. 86.
    What's On Alt.Latino's Playlist? The Sounds Of Cuba Today14 October 2016
    35:12
  79. 87.
    Cuban Piano 101: A Century Of Historic Grooves6 October 2016
    30:35
  80. 88.
    Cuba: While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed30 September 2016
    29:35
  81. 89.
    Tiny Desk, Huge Enthusiasm: Latin Music On Our Small Stage22 September 2016
    41:59
  82. 90.
    Late-Summer Jams And A Viral Video From Bomba Estéreo18 September 2016
    43:30
  83. 91.
    Willie Bobo: An Appreciation And A New Album8 September 2016
    37:38
  84. 92.
    Alt.Latino Pays Tribute To Juan Gabriel1 September 2016
    39:39
  85. 93.
    'There Are No Rules': Fea Talks Latina Punk18 August 2016
    46:58
  86. 94.
    Make Your Own Latin Music Scene11 August 2016
    32:59
  87. 95.
    Encore: From Puerto Rican Soul To Ranchero Punk, New Obsessions In Latin Music4 August 2016
    29:47
  88. 96.
    Cool Songs For Beating The Midsummer Heat28 July 2016
    35:12
  89. 97.
    Las Mostras: Fierce Women Of Latin Music 22 July 2016
    38:24
  90. 98.
    Three Cities, Four Festivals, One Alt.Latino Weekend15 July 2016
    49:47
  91. 99.
    Guest DJ Agustín Lira: Struggles And Hope7 July 2016
    29:32
  92. 100.
    Alt.Latino Picks The Best Of 2016 (So Far)30 June 2016
    48:55
  93. 101.
    'I Feel Like I'm Free When I'm Dancing There': Love And Pride On The Dance Floor23 June 2016
    32:27
  94. 102.
    Encore: The Honduran-Canadian Singer And The Swedish Band: An Alt.Latino Love Story16 June 2016
    41:30
  95. 103.
    A Guided Tour Of Colombian Music, From The Mountains To The Coasts9 June 2016
    41:10
  96. 104.
    We Are Everywhere: Latin Alternative Music In Unexpected Places3 June 2016
    40:00
  97. 105.
    Thelma & Luis: An Alt.Latino Road Trip With Attitude26 May 2016
    33:40
  98. 106.
    Alt.Latino Goes Classical: Orchestral Music From Latin America20 May 2016
    34:14
  99. 107.
    Guest DJ Junot Diaz: 'It Takes Guts To Be Alive'12 May 2016
    47:47
  100. 108.
    Remixing Classics: Fania Opens Its Vaults5 May 2016
    36:19
  101. 109.
    6 Young Music Producers Who Shape Latino Identity With Sound 29 April 2016
    38:55
  102. 110.
    Caetano Veloso And Gilberto Gil: Living History29 April 2016
    31:47
  103. 111.
    Carlos Santana Breaks Down His Band's Trailblazing Sound14 April 2016
    31:36
  104. 112.
    Cultural Give-And-Take With Guest DJ Daymé Arocena7 April 2016
    40:07
  105. 113.
    Take Alt.Latino's 'Ladies Of Spring' Mix For A Spin31 March 2016
    42:11
  106. 114.
    SXAméricas 2016: An Embarrassment Of Riches24 March 2016
    45:56
  107. 115.
    The Blossoming Of Guest DJ Kat Dahlia17 March 2016
    40:00
  108. 116.
    Discover Latin Musicians From The 2016 Tiny Desk Contest10 March 2016
    50:13
  109. 117.
    Guest DJ Seu Jorge's Musical DNA4 March 2016
    32:15
  110. 118.
    #OscarsSoWhite, But Here's How To Break Hollywood's Rules25 February 2016
    30:51
  111. 119.
    The Revolution Will Be Televised: Inside 'Bordertown'18 February 2016
    31:36
  112. 120.
    Love Stories In Union Square11 February 2016
    33:06
  113. 121.
    Sidestepper: Richard Blair's Timeless Great Idea4 February 2016
    34:15
  114. 122.
    Alt.Latino's Midwinter Pick-Me-Up Mix29 January 2016
    35:40
  115. 123.
    Getting Personal With Alt.Latino Guest DJ Natalia Clavier21 January 2016
    46:07
  116. 124.
    This Week On Alt.Latino: New Music, And Remembering A Legend14 January 2016
    39:37
  117. 125.
    In Cuba, Musicians Redefine The Classics7 January 2016
    44:32
  118. 126.
    Ring In The New Year, 'Screwmbia' Style31 December 2015
    38:15
  119. 127.
    Festivo Alt.Latino: Gaby Moreno In Concert17 December 2015
    58:42
  120. 128.
    Los Mejores: Alt.Latino's Favorite Musicians Of 201510 December 2015
    49:58
  121. 129.
    Bagels And Bongos: The Jewish-Latin Music Connection3 December 2015
    36:10
  122. 130.
    Guatemalan Hip-Hop, Argentine MCs, Puerto Rican Soul And More19 November 2015
    36:52
  123. 131.
    A Life Of Storytelling: Guest DJ Soledad O'Brien12 November 2015
    30:38
  124. 132.
    De Película: The Best Latin Film Soundtracks Ever5 November 2015
    34:13
  125. 133.
    Día De Los Muertos: Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar29 October 2015
    46:47
  126. 134.
    Alt.Latino's Horror-Movie Mixtape22 October 2015
    36:50
  127. 135.
    Hear 6 Latin American Artists Who Rock In Indigenous Languages15 October 2015
    37:12
  128. 136.
    Twice The Fun With Guest DJ Ibeyi8 October 2015
    39:08
  129. 137.
    Guest DJ Rita Moreno On Fighting Back And Winning1 October 2015
    47:33
  130. 138.
    New Tunes, Old-School Delivery24 September 2015
    39:57
  131. 139.
    Cruising In El Minivan: Alt.Latino Surveys The State Of Kids' Music17 September 2015
    34:47
  132. 140.
    Speed Dating With Alt.Latino10 September 2015
    33:47
  133. 141.
    Latitudes And Longitudes: Latin Music From Around The Globe3 September 2015
    28:54
  134. 142.
    Disfruta La Fruta: Songs About Fruit27 August 2015
    37:21
  135. 143.
    A Witness To History: Guest DJ Arturo O'Farrill20 August 2015
    49:17
  136. 144.
    Silk-Robe Songs: A Decadent Alt.Latino Playlist13 August 2015
    41:31
  137. 145.
    Tijuana's Daughter: Guest DJ Ceci Bastida6 August 2015
    40:50
  138. 146.
    An Explosion Of Music From Brasil Summerfest 201530 July 2015
    38:40
  139. 147.
    No Sleep Until NYC, Chicago And Philly: A Latin Alternative Feast23 July 2015
    37:01
  140. 148.
    Narcocorridos: Telling Truths, Or Glorifying An Escaped Drug Lord?16 July 2015
    32:40
  141. 149.
    Keep It Moving: New Dance Music From Latin America9 July 2015
    32:38
  142. 150.
    Nonstop Grooves With Guest DJ Novalima2 July 2015
    36:09

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