Latin Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Chicken-Fried Steak Festival to bring cook-off, music, more to LamesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Sandra Adams, president of the town's Chamber of Commerce, anticipates a crowd of about 10,000 at this weekend's fifth annual Chicken-Fried Steak Festival. A cook-off Saturday will determine who makes the tastiest chicken-fried steak.

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  2. Taste of diversity comes naturally to singer Lila DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Canada.com

    With 11 albums and a Grammy to her name, Lila Downs has become one of Latin music's foremost ambassadors. Born in Oaxaca to a Mixtec Indian woman and an American university professor, the singer grew up in both Mexico and the U.S., and studied cultural anthropology and classical voice at the University of Minnesota.

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  3. Christopher Street West Announces Performers for la Pride 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | QTMagazine

    Other musical acts announced today include Tamar Braxton , all-female group Fifth Harmony and Latin Grammy winner, Ana Barbara , whose hits include "Los Busque", "Fruta Prohibida", "Quise Olvidar" and "Dos Abrazos". The 3-day festival takes place in the new West Hollywood Park, June 12 - 14, 2015.

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  4. Exclusive: Ruido Fest Will Bring 3 Days of Latin...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Billboard

    Cafe Tacvba, Zoe, Molotov, Enjambre, Kinky, Ozomatli among headliners for debut Latino event produced by Riot Fest and three other promoters. Cafe Tacvba, Zoe, Molotov, Nortec Collective, Enjambre and other major bands will perform at a new three-day festival of Spanish-language rock and Latin Alternative music in Chicago.

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  5. Romeo Santos: 21 Essential Facts About Billboard Latin Music Awards' Most-Nominated ArtistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    It's not unusual for Romeo Santos to make history. And with only one week to go before the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards, it's worth pointing out that the 33-year-old bachata idol holds the all-time record for most nominated artist ever at the awards.

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  6. EDUCATION: Julio Iglesias, Doug Morris, Harvey Mason, Dee Dee...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | All About Jazz

    ... at the Agganis. The concert and ceremony are not open to the public. Julio Iglesias is the most celebrated figure in Latin music history and one of the top 10 best-selling artists in the world, with over 300 million records sold during a career that ...

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  7. Bossa NovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Houston Press

    Kansas City may not be the first place that comes to mind when genre-hopping Latin bands come to mind, but Making Movies are doing their best to change that; of Panamanian and Mexican ancestry, they sing in both English and Spanish.

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  8. RECORDING: Watkins and Rouse's Jazz ModesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | All About Jazz

    ... label owned by Sidney Siegel with offices at 36 W. 60th St. in New York. Siegel is perhaps best known for pioneering Latin music in the 1940s and '50s on his Seeco label, which he started in 1944. By 1953, Seeco was No. 2 behind only RCA in the ...

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  9. Reading - Merchants of Doubt' in Havana, Part 2Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Telegram

    We are riding in a taxi back to the hotel. We went to Old Havana in the morning to explore, but a sore neck had quickly become excruciating.

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  10. Author John Green returns to BookConRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | USA Today

    Author John Green returns to BookCon The best-selling writer will be on a panel to promote the 'Paper Towns' movie. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1FU09cA Margo and Quentin share a moment during an all-night adventure in a scene from 'Paper Towns.'

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  11. 'Texas Rising' with Bill Paxton and Brendan Fraser is to premiere on History next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | UPI

    The drama details the Texas Revolution and the rise of the Texas Rangers. Helmed by Roland Joffe, the series stars Bill Paxton, Brendan Fraser, Ray Liotta, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Olivier Martinez, Thomas Jane, Christopher McDonald, Jeremy Davies, Chad Michael Murray, Max Thieriot, Robert Knepper, Rhys Coiro, Crispin Glover, Jeff Fahey, Rob Morrow, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Trevor Donovan and Kris Kristofferson.

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  12. Summer School: The Worldwide Guide To Educational TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... not taking French during your undergrad years? Expunge any regrets at the prestigious Sorbonne University in Paris' Latin Quarter. First offered in 1919 as thanks to the Yanks for intervening in WWI, the Sorbonne offers its Cours de Civilisation ...

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  13. Celine Dion: To reunite with Andrea BocelliRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... launched the Andrea Bocelli Foundation to fight poverty and further medical research and was honored in 2014 with the Latin Billboard Award for Lifetime Achievement. Billboard has recognized him as one of the bestselling singers in history. This ...

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  14. Marc Anthony Honoured At Colombian Orphanage OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    The Latin superstar was on hand to cut the ribbon on the Victor Tamayo Orphanage, which was funded by the singer's Maestro Cares Foundation. The centre aims to provide over 200 children with a home, education, food and a safe place to play.

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  15. Celine Dion, Andrea Bocelli to reunite at Keep Memory Alive galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... launched the Andrea Bocelli Foundation to fight poverty and further medical research and was honored in 2014 with the Latin Billboard Award for Lifetime Achievement. Billboard has recognized him as one of the bestselling singers in history. This ...

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  16. Carlos Ponce: XxxxRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    The rally earlier this month in San Jose to support the families of the 43 college students from Ayotzinapa, Mexico, who disappeared in the town of Iguala, was a reminder of the sadness that surrounds this case. We all know the background of this story, which, rightly so, is the cause of intense consternation not only in Mexico but all over the world.

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  17. Jose Gonzalez On Finding Light In A Comforting DarknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    On his most recent album, Vestiges & Claws , JosA GonzA lez treads a familiar musical path, offering listeners the same subdued-but-powerful austerity of his unobtrusive tenor paired with minimal instrumentation that's come to define his remarkable sound since his full-length debut with 2003's Veneer . While those compositional tendencies have thankfully remained undisturbed, Vestiges & Claws is a divergence in theme for GonzA lez.

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  18. 5 Surprising Things to Know About Newest Presidential Candidate Marco RubioRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    ... profile. "Maybe I shouldn't listen to that anymore, but the music is good," he later told Politico in 2011. Latin heartthrob singer and actor Carlos Ponce was married to Rubio's sister, Veronica, and a member of Rubio's 1998 wedding party. The actor ...

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  19. Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Nightlife GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Rio Times

    ... - The Rio Hostels Party (GA vea) The Bem Brasil party returns to 00 tonight with DJ Haron Dufau spinning the best of Latin rhythms, reggaeton, cumbia, kuduro and hip-hop. Promotions include free caipirinhas from 11PM until midnight. This weekly ...

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  20. Musician Carlos Varela Seeks to Bridge US, Cuban AudiencesRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Singer-songwriter Carlos Varela, dubbed "The Poet of Havana," has walked a cultural tightrope in Cuba for decades, questioning the island's communist government in his lyrics, while also hitting out at Washington's five-decades-old trade embargo. Artists hope the thaw in relations and a documentary about Varela will allow them to bring audiences closer together in both countries.

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