Anaheimer and front woman for the jarocho-rock band ¡Aparato!, Nancy Mendez (a.k.a. Cat) assumes the voice of the undocumented whenever she sings, "I'm not a criminal; I'm not who you say I am" on her pro-immigrant anthem "Kriminal." In the early-morning hours of Jan. 10, however, she had to re ... More >>
Earlier this week, I introduced readers to my "Latin
Alternative Music Guide: LA Edición"
and the musicians who compiled it - a task too much for one person and one blog
post! (Other "must listens" that came to mind after publication were Cava,
Monte Carlo 76, and BEATMO to name a few) Now I turn t ... More >>