Ximena Sarinana

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2012

    Tritone Latin Music Festival Implodes: A Tweet by Tweet Account

    How different things could have been for the TriTone Latin Music and Arts Festival this weekend. The weather complied, providing overcast and cool temperatures for those assembled on the grounds of Prado Regional Park in Chino. Unfortunately, just about everything else didn't! Instead of boasting in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2012

    The Two Sides of TriTone Latin Music Festival's Downsized Ambitions

    The TriTone Latin Music and Arts Festival is set to kick off a month from today, starting on October 19 in Chino. As interested would-be festival goers have definitely taken notice, the lineup of talent has slimmed down considerably from when it was originally announced. Back then, TriTone boasted a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2012

    Musicos con Yo Soy 132: The Anti-Rebecca Black Pack!

    [UPDATE, JUNE 8, 2:21 P.M.: A major scandal continues to erupt in Mexico just as a number of musicians co-signed onto one of #YoSoy132's objectives in demanding democracy and equality in the media. Allegations have surfaced in Britain's Guardian newspaper that PRI presidential candidate Enrique Peñ ... More >>

  • Music

    February 17, 2012

    Signa Muddle Up Genres

    [Locals Only] It's Latin-alt and Christian—but it's all rock & roll for Signa

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    Coachella Spotlight: Ximena Sariñana

    ​What kind of offspring can a director and screenwriter procreate? Of course someone that likely wants to be in the limelight, but if they're lucky, they'll emulate someone like singer/songwriter, and actress, 26-year-old Ximena Sariñana. But make no mistake this Mexican starlet, who began her c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2011

    Latin Alternative Explosion: Probable or Inevitable?

    Sicilia WolfLatin Alternative Songstress Carla Morrison​ The music is great and the demographics are there for the taking, so is it only a matter of time before a Latin Alternative explosion occurs Stateside? Producer and songwriter Desmond Child weighed in with his opinion in a recent Al Borde pi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Torreblanca: 'Things Are so Much More Vivid [in America]'

    ​Following Perrozompopo's performance at Anaheim's Club Ember last night, OC's recent Latin Alternative revival turns next to a Day of the Dead celebration in Santa Ana. Torreblanca, one of two bands from Mexico currently touring Southern California, will take to the stage on Saturday in the city ... More >>

  • Music

    May 20, 2010

    SoCo Announces Fall Tour

    [Mental Notes] Also: Obey vs. the Feds, lackluster Lilith, Coachella's broken record, new No Doubt?

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2010

    Last Night: Ximena Sariñana at Detroit Bar

    We don't have any live shots from Detroit Bar, but were able to grab this alluring photo from Ximena's Facebook fan page. We don't know for sure if she leaned on any cars during her time in Costa Mesa, but it's distinctly possible.​The Hype: Two years ago, Guadalajara-born former telenovela star X ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 13, 2010

    Ximena Sariñana

    Detroit Bar

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    Release the Sounds: Omar Rodriguez Lopez, 'Xenophanes'

    ​​​We're not used to hearing a whole lot out of the mouth of multi-instrumentalist/composer Omar Rodriguez Lopez (guitarist for The Mars Volta and El Groupo Nuevo). His guitar does most of the talking. With twelve studio albums worth of Latin-drenched prog jams swirling in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2009

    Live Nation So-Cal Offers $13 Tickets on Friday the 13th

    Live Nation hasn't had the best PR lately, what with nearly unanimously negative response to their plans to merge with Ticketmaster--but who says that giant corporations don't have some neat ideas every now and then? This Friday the 13th (tomorrow, for those non-calendar inclined), they'll be sellin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2009

    On-Sale Saturday: Estelle, Travis, More

    We all know Estelle would "love to see LA." But apparently, she's also interested in seeing Orange County--who could blame the gal. I mean, the Lucky Strike at the Block alone! Details for this and more shows after the jump.