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Video: Alex Ferreira's "Camino Raro" [DR/ESP]

Like Mentira Mentira’s “No Way Out,” Alex Ferreira’s newest clip unfolds via multiple exposure—dudes blurring into their instrumental appendages—but with fewer goatees. The guitar-anchored “Camino raro” is off Ferreira’s 2012 release, El …
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Meet Franny & Zooey, Salingerian Sunshine Pop [DR]

Né(e): Juan Julio Peña, Victoria Linares, Guillermo Sang, Josué García, Diego Cepeda Raíces: Santo Domingo, República Dominicana Sounds Like: Disaffected youth slowly becoming affected You should listen to Franny …
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Meet Grand Resort: The Real Dominican Dream Pop [DOM]

Née: Andrés M. Pichardo Raíces: La Romana, República Dominicana via Brooklyn, NY Sounds Like: DIIV, Wild Nothing, or Beach Fossils with a stomach full of mangú, brugal, and yaniqueques. You should listen …
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Video: Diego Mena – "Memorable" (in 3D!)

Dominican pop-rockero Diego Mena continues to intrigue with his talent. Mena (no relation to Javiera) is back with a new video for his third single, “Memorable” off Doble Moral. The video was …
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Video: Veronica – "Naked" (+ free mp3)

I think I just died and went to dark-wave heaven. Even if you aren't a goth-head or a new wave, industrial drone, you won't be able to escape the hypnotic drill of …
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Free Music Playlist: Alt Indie Dominicana

In the Dominican Republic, the independent music alternative scene -- or however one wants to call it these days -- is surely on the rise. Today, we have a concrete scene with …
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Dominoes = Dominican Chess

If baseball is Dominican’s favorite sport then dominoes is our favorite pastime. In the DR everybody, from the youngest to the oldest, male and female alike, spends countless hours playing dominoes. I …
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Video: Veronica – "HUSH" (+ free MP3)

Dominican via New York post-punk trio Veronica (nope, we still don't know who Veronica is, so if someone does, tell us :) embark on their second music clip introducing a hodgepodge of …
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Meet Holograms: Melancholic Dominican Rock Duo

Née: Kelvin Uffre and Radi Pina Raíces: Dominican by way of New York City Sounds like: Your brain on a candy flip or beautiful Gregorian chants with rock and roll. You should …
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Ca$hflow: Judíos Dominicanos in need of support

Ca$hflow is Remezcla’s weekly dive into the world of internet crowdfunding. Know of an awesome Latin project that deserves attention? Send an email to [email protected] _________________________________ The Latin American Jewish population goes largely ignored in most …
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Reggaeton video helmer Jessy Terrero to direct De Niro

Avid reggaeton/rap video director Jessy Terrero (of Wisin y Yandel, Daddy Yankee, and Enrique Iglesias video fame) will helm Freelancers, an NYC rogue cop tale starring Robert De Niro, Forest Whitaker, and …
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April Playlist: Retoño

So technically, it's Spring. So that would mean: daylight lingers, flowers in bloom, general thaw out, yada yada yada. But us New Yawkers feel no such temperate luck. Winter won't fully die, …
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Video: Twin Shadow's "At my heels"

This might make me like Twin Shadow more. The Dominican-born, Brooklyn transplant known as Twin Shadow (née George Lewis Jr.) just released this video below for the Forget track "At my heels." …
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Free Download: Eddy Núñez's "Vivimorimorivivi"

If you thought Rita Indiana y Los Misterios alum Eddy Núñez was going to come hard with some electro-merengue Dominican free for all, nada que ver. "Vivimorimorivivi," the recent release from Núñez's debut …
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Latin American Herstory

Everyone knows that girls rule and boys drool. Or something to that effect. And there's a month that embodies this astute theory. March is Women’s History Month, so it's time to cast a …
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Watch: Maluca digs Blackberry + Wepasode #1

Hey, the Maluca Malas of the world have to make some dough, too. Washington Heights and Mad Decent collaborator Maluca is turning corporate tricks as the current face of urban Blackberry. Before …
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Free Download: Los Violetas' "Televisores"

TV waves invade your brain on this soap-operatic track by Los Violetas. Gosh darn it, we sure do love our tragic and energetic reminders of deteriorating relationships. Love is supposed to be …
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Listen: Mad Decent's Dominican Playlist

Oye, tigre, check out Mad Decent's muy Dominicano playlist, complete with some choice dembow and mambo action from El Nephew, DJ Scuff, y Lolo El Micrófono. Curated by Maluca collaborator Paul Devro …
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Latin Movies at Venice Film Fest

As surely as the end of summer, the Venice Film Festival will soon be underway. From September 1st to September 11th, the festival will host a slew of films from 35 countries. In …
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Maluca 101

Maluca is one of the artists headlining our SXSW showcase. "¿Con qué se come eso?" you ask? Here's a brief introduction to this up and coming fierce Latin artist. WHO SHE IS: A …
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Remezcla.com & BMI's Official SXSW 2010 Showcase

Exciting news! We have partnered with BMI for our second annual Official SXSW Showcase, which will take place Wednesday, March 17th 2010 at Mi Casa Cantina in downtown Austin. Since its St …
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Victor Rasuk Tries to Make it on HBO

Actor Victor Rasuk is on the phone, psyched about the fact that he’s being interviewed by an actual Dominican. “¿De la capital? Yo estaba en Santiago y de vacaciones en Punta Cana, …
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Rita Indiana says: Death to el Feisbu

And now, in marrrdita news: Rita Indiana is making fun of your Facebook obsession with her new song "Maldito Feisbu". The best thing to come out of the Dominican Republic since the …
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One big, happy Dominihaitian family

I knew I’d be hearing tons of crazy talk on the day of the Apple iPad release, but Fox News contributor Daniel Rodriguez has surpassed my expectations. Rodriguez, who I suspect is …
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Barriga Llena, Corazon Contento

Tu dices baile, yo digo dance! Across Latin America and across Latinos in America, the diversity of the Spanish language reflects it's people(s). Arguments about the correct way to eat a mango, …
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Replay: Arboles Libres, Enjambre

It's time for our weekly installment of reviews that bring you the real deal on what's going on in the music scene...We are the harshest of judges yet fair as our critical …
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