Mr. Vallenato releasing album in Spring 2011!

DEBUT ALBUM UPDATES! In Oct. 2010 Mr. Vallenato traveled to Miami to record his debut Album titled “Por Culpa de Papa.” Produced by Carlos “El Loco” Bedoya, the album is scheduled for Spring/Summer release. The album will features collaborations with Ozomatli, Kinky & Amandititita, Locos Por Juana, Palenke Soultribe, Rocky Dawuni and Malverde! More info […]

Very Be Careful on KPFK this Saturday, live!

Very Be Careful on KPFK this Saturday, live!

This Saturday night April 3rd, tune in, or log on, to KPFK 90.7 FM. TRAVEL TIPS FOR AZTLAN hosts VERY BE CAREFUL for a live in-studio performance!

Salsa Congress in Las Vegas

Tito Allen / Famous Salsa Singer Of Ray Barretto & Tipica 73 Fame and much more just announced for the Las Vegas Salsa Congress from July 1-4, 2010 at Tropicana Hotel. Who’s in for a roadtrip?

The Accordion Kings

The Accordion Kings

For all you accordion lovers!!! The Smithsonian Channel original film “The Accordion Kings”, which documents a famous accordion competition in Colombia’s Magdalena Valley, has been made and official selection for the Miami International Film Festival.

DJ Mexican Dubwiser

There are many talented DJ’s in Los Angeles that I love. Although we focus on live music by bands or groups on this site, every now and then we’ll post DJ events.  Anyways, DJ Mexican Dubwiser is one of my local faves, and here is a little free sample for those of you that like […]


I headed to Vacilios nightclub in Downey this past Saturday. I like to hang there when I need to Salsa at a chill place with good Cosmos. I used to also go because ladies were free before 11:00 p.m, now there charging us too just like the gentelmen, what’s up with that? DJ Luis Pachanga […]