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El Mato A Un Policia Motorizado's Album: El Tesoro

Published 2 years ago

This album is a fantastic listen for El Mato A Un Policia Motorizado fans and anyone who likes Spanish Rock.

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Alex Cuba "Look What You Started" Review

Published 2 years ago

This song is a sneak peek into his new album "Lo Unico Constante." The sweet melody of the guitar gives you a reason to smile and makes you want to dance.

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Helado Negro and Nancy Sanchez At The Regent

Published 2 years ago by Blake Tamayo

Performing this week are Helado Negro and Nancy Sanchez on Thursday, August 17th at The Regent Theater.

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Manu Chao

Published 3 years ago by Blake Tamayo

Manu Chao, after 10 years - yes 10! - has released brand new music! As of January 2017, via Manuchao.net fans are able to listen and download his three new...

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A Holiday Skandal

Published 5 years ago by Blake Tamayo

Working through December inside a busy mall made holiday shopping a beast I had to tooth-and-claw with instead of a list I had to check.

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Ska-Punk Chop to the Ear!!!

Published 5 years ago by Blake Tamayo

One of the most pure forms of the Ska-Punk (or Punk-Ska) sound you’ll ever hear, comes from the Tijuana natives Los Kung-Fu Monkeys, who with their multi-cultural background have carried...

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Mi Vida Loca Y La Banda Sigue

Published 5 years ago by Blake Tamayo

A song that everybody should listen to: La Guitarra by Los Autenticos Decadentes.

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La Santa Cecilia

Published 5 years ago by Blake Tamayo

It’s not everyday you get to talk to people who are risking it all by speaking out.

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An Interview with Roncovacoco

Published 5 years ago by Blake Tamayo

Long Beach and Orange County, California, have given us some of the greatest US ska/reggae of recent times, and with bands such Sublime and No Doubt, you could say that...

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Latin Ska From Mexico City:Panteón Rococó

Published 5 years ago by Blake Tamayo

If you ever got in an argument about which is the biggest Latin Ska band from Mexico, you have higher chances of winning if you say it’s Panteón Rococó.

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Reggae Royalty: Gondwana

Published 5 years ago by Blake Tamayo

In the lobby of a Hollywood hotel I await for the artist to have his breakfast and brush his teeth before we start the interview.

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