KCRW’s Global Beat: Mexico

Festival NRMAL director Moni Saldaña hits the ground running with goofy garage-rock, and exquisitely crafted shoegaze dreamscapes.

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Move over Cinco de Mayo, this is the day Mexicans really celebrate — Mexican Independence Day (Las Fiestas Patrias)! Get into Global Beat, and get ready for El Grito.

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Junf returns with spy-thriller soundtrack vibes, fresh yet familiar New Wave x French pop, and hard-charging rock en español.

Global Beat México: La Redada, AZTRO + Disco Bahía, Vicente Jáuregui

Junf returns with spy-thriller soundtrack vibes, fresh yet familiar New Wave x French pop, and hard-charging rock en español.

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NPR’s Betto Arcos weaves a tale of isolation vs. illumination, symphonic-pop in technicolor, and the shape of Mexican jazz to come.

Global Beat México: Hela San, Verónica Valerio x Van Dyke Parks, Vico Diaz

NPR’s Betto Arcos weaves a tale of isolation vs. illumination, symphonic-pop in technicolor, and the shape of Mexican jazz to come.

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Our genre-morphing journey begins with selections from Acapulco and CDMX. DJ Junf joins Raul Campos to spotlight retro-tinged romanticism, goth-Cumbia, and alt-pop.

Global Beat México: Los Vaguens, Don Couto, and Costa Felina

Our genre-morphing journey begins with selections from Acapulco and CDMX. DJ Junf joins Raul Campos to spotlight retro-tinged romanticism, goth-Cumbia, and alt-pop.

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