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A Year in Remezcla: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Twitter: Stefadook Sit back, have a coquito and take a glimpse back at our favorite Remezlca articles of 2013. You'll encounter death, rebirth, burritos and Gael García Bernal: The Circle of Life. …
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You named your tequila "El Cartel?" Really?!

Twitter: @BarbotRobot El Cangri Daddy Yankee has launched his own tequila line, described as a 100% agave, ultra-premium spirit. He's called it El Cartel Tequila. I know Daddy Yankee's associated himself with the term …
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Mezclasonic welcomes DJ Willie

The Heineken Mezclasonic program, which showcases the Latin mashup movement and features the likes of D'Marquesina, Nacotheque, and Mexican Institute of Sound, has just welcomed another DJ into its ranks: king of …
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Free Download: Empresarios' "Pereo Intenso"

Yeah, I know reggaeton is probably not your favorite. It's not ours either. But don't dismiss this band and their album based on your preconceived notions of the genre. Empresarios are way …
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Jenny Laura, Indie Pop Hustler

If you think there is no good indie pop out there, take Jenny Laura Jerez, a talented singer from Cartagena, Colombia and based in Miami could challenge fellow countrywoman Shakira to a …
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Chicago New Year's Eve Guide 2010

Welcome to CHIRemezcla's third annual New Year's Eve Guide! ...the only place to get informed on all the Latin parties, concerts, and dinners happening in Chicagoland on December 31st, 2009. NOTE: PLEASE CHECK BACK …
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NY New Year's Eve Guide 2010

Welcome to NYRemezcla's 3rd annual New Year's Eve Guide! The only place to get informed on all the Latin parties, concerts, and dinners happening in La Gran Manzana on December 31st, 2009. NOTE: PLEASE …
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Free Downloads: Superaquello, Bomba Estereo, Sunsplash

This and every week, Remezcla brings you the best, newest FREE music you can download straight to your computer. Click on for free downloads this week from Sunsplash,  Superaquello and Bomba Estereo as …
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Dichos y Bichos

Tu dices baile, yo digo dance! Across Latin America and across Latinos in America, the diversity of the Spanish language reflects its people(s). Arguments about the correct way to eat a mango, who …
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The Evolution (or not) of Vico C

I just finished watching the new music video from Vico C featuring Arcangel...or Arcangel featuring Vico C (can’t really tell). At first I was like um…..ok. I needed a couple of minutes …
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Ivy Queen or Amanda Lepore?

I am flipping channels and have to stop at Mun2 because I believe my eyes just saw Amanda Lepore in this Latin music channel... but double take, triple take.... to my surprise …
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Toy Selectah, Dr. Cumbiaton

For the past few of years we’ve been immersed in this neo-cumbia craze. Suddenly, apparently out from nowhere -and from everywhere at the same time-, DJ’s and beat producers coming from the …
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Reading Reggaeton

As controversial as it is catchy, reggaeton has proven itself to be one of the most exciting and influential global pop forces to emerge in the past decade.  Since the early 2000s, …
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Preppyton?

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Preppyton?

I caught this new Rakim y Ken-Y video (for "Te Regalo Amores") the other night, and raised an eyebrow or two. This duo seems to be pioneering a whole new reggaeton aesthetic, though …
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Los Amigos Invisibles Take On Reggaeton

We haven’t heard new stuff from Los Amigos Invisibles in a while, but they ARE recording new material. The Venezuelan New Yorkers have jumped on the reggaeton bandwagon (pero con estilo)!  Cheo …
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Soda haciendo reggaeton

Si, es verdad. Soda Stereo sucumbio ante el reggaeton. Durante los primeros shows de su gira en Buenos Aires, Cerati, Alberti y Bosio inyectaron una dosis inesperada de reggaeton durante los ultimos …
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Reflexiones Post-Parada

"O te emboricueas o te abochornas!" Así lo resumió mi amiga María T. Laboy y así fue: we came, we saw, we conquered, gozamos y nos emboricuamos. Acá algunos de …
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Kiddy Reggaeton

I’m not gonna explain how or why I happened to stumble upon this video by Daddy Yankee’s protege Miguelito, but, well, I did.  And I’m thoroughly disturbed.  The kid is 8.  And …
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To Reggaetón or not to Reggaetón

Mosaico estaff tackle the reggaeton craze. Andrew dice "Esa música es la perdición de nuestra raza!" while Nuria says: "Tranquilos muchachos. It’s ok, you can dance to reggaetón and still be cool". …
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