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SXSW Spotlight: Spanish pop star Macaco

3:50 pm Mar. 20, 2015

International pop sensation Dani Carbonell, better known as Macaco, started his Austin South by Southwest experience by kayaking on the Colorado River. He says squeezing time to be around nature, especially while on

SXSW Spotlight: Caloncho

5:00 pm Mar. 19, 2015

After the release of his debut EP Fruta, Oscar Castro (aka Caloncho) has experienced a meteoric rise that has come with a lot of firsts lately like attending the Latin Grammys (Caloncho was nominated for

SXSW Interview with Argentina’s Pommez Internacional

3:52 pm Mar. 19, 2015

Catch Pommez Internacional at their next show at 9 p.m. Friday at BD Riley’s.

When Argentina’s Pommez Internacional arrived at South by Southwest last year, like many international bands at the festival for the first

Danay Suárez enchants SXSW crowd

10:14 am Mar. 19, 2015

With a calming stage presence in the sea of SXSW madness,

Suárez’s set included songs like “Individual” and “Wake Up.” Before singing her song “Yo Aprendi,” she talked about going through a mini personal crisis

Latin American hip-hop shines at SXSW

3:21 am Mar. 19, 2015

A growing hip hop movement throughout Latin America has meant the emergence of successful and game-changing rappers over the years. At the Half Step on Wednesday night, several Latin rappers stepped onto the stage proving

Sounds from Spain come to SXSW

4:03 pm Mar. 18, 2015

Sounds from Spain, an organization that fosters and promotes Spanish music internationally, hosted its eighth annual day party at Brush Square Park complete with paella and sangria to get into the Spanish spirit.

This year’s event