Latin Artists Join the Sound Strike in Protest of New Arizona Laws
By Grace Bastidas | 06/07/2010 - 09:25

Los Tigres del Norte, Juanes, Calle 13, Café Tacuba, Cypress Hill and Ozomatli are just some of the growing number of Latino musicians boycotting Arizona in protest of the state’s controversial immigration law (SB 1070). The new law goes into effect on July 31st of this year and requires police officers to stop anyone they suspect may be in the country illegally.


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Did Narciso Rodriguez Find Fashion Inspiration in Café Tacuba?
By Monica Herrera | 02/19/2009 - 18:00

Is this just a crazy, random coincidence, or was Narciso Rodriguez's Fall 2009 collection partially inspired by Café Tacuba? The Cuban American designer, who is a favorite of First Lady Michelle Obama, sent his models down the runway earlier this week in eye-slit headgear that bore a strong resemblance to the low-brimmed hat that's become a signature look for Rubén Albarrán, a member of the Mexican alt-rock band.


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Red Carpet Roundup: Los Premios MTV 2008
By Monica Herrera | 10/17/2008 - 14:50

The coolest names in Latin American music converged in Mexico City Thursday night for Los Premios MTV Latinoamerica 2008, where thick red tongues (not moon men) are the coveted prize and reggaeton artists are hard to find--and that's not a bad thing!


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Latin Grammy Nominees Announced!
By smundhra | 09/10/2008 - 15:34

Lila Downs and up-and-comer Ximena Sariñana were amongst the artists who woke up at the crack of dawn today to announce the nominees for 2008 Latin Grammy awards. Cafè Tacuba, Juanes and Gustavo Santaolalla had cause for celebration, accumulating the most nominations.


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