Category Archives: Tejano Music Press Releases

PACHANGA LATINO MUSIC FESTIVAL AND CITY OF AUSTIN ANNOUNCE TEX-MEX TARDEADAS IN PLAZA SALTILLO

November 16, 2010 (Austin, TX)‹The Pachanga Latino Music Festival, a Latin-themed music, cultural arts and food festival, in collaboration with the City of Austin present Tex-Mex Tardeadas, a series of conjunto music concerts for the community at the Plaza Saltillo on the east side. This special series highlights a genre of music native to the South Texas region and rich with the lively sounds of the accordion and the traditional 12-string bajo sexto.

First built in 1998 as a gift to Austin by the sister city of Saltillo, Mexico, the Tex-Mex Tardeadas are a genuine and community-friendly way to celebrate the newly renovated Plaza Saltillo. The two-hour, fun-filled family event is FREE to all and features live music from homegrown conjunto bands, dance contests, prizes, food and more! The next Tex-Mex Tardeada will take place on Sunday, November 20, 2011 with a performance by Conjunto Romo ³Los Little Rascals.² Austin legend and premier conjunto accordionist, Johnny Delgollado ³El Montopolis Kid,² performs on Sunday, November 27, 2011.  For more information, please visit http://www.pachangafest.com/.

WHAT:             Pachanga Latino Music Festival Tex-Mex Tardeadas

WHO:               November 20, 2011

Conjunto Romo ³Los Little Rascals²

November 27, 2011

Johnny Degollado Y Su Conjunto

WHERE:           Plaza Saltillo

412 Comal St.

Austin, Texas

WHEN: November 20, 2011

3:00 p.m. ­ 5:00 p.m.

November 27, 2011

3:00 p.m. ­ 5:00 p.m.

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About Pachanga Fest

Pachanga is a Latin-themed music, cultural arts and food festival dedicated to showcasing the vibrant blend of Latino-created music and art and the impact it has on American culture today. For more information visit www.pachangafest.com, and for up-to-the-minute news follow us on Facebook at Pachanga Latino Music Festival and on Twitter at pachangafest.

5th Annual San Antonio Star Gala (Latin Fusion TV Press Release)

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Press Release: A Tribute To Daughter “Gift From Heaven” by Frank Gomez

FRANK GOMEZ PREPARES TO RELEASE NEW SINGLE

“Gift From Heaven” – A Tribute To Daughter Rita

Austin, Texas – Frank Gomez will officially release a new single “Gift From Heaven” to radio stations on Tuesday, October 26, 2010. The single’s release is in conjunction with the one-year anniversary of the untimely and tragic death of Rita Gomez Granados, the only daughter of the Austin-based singer and guitarist. Dedicated in memory of Rita, “Gift From Heaven” was written and produced by Gomez. It is a passionate and compelling instrumental reflecting the complexity of emotions experienced by the sudden and painful loss of a child.

via Press Release: A Tribute To Daughter “Gift From Heaven” by Frank Gomez.

Los Texas Wranglers on the Discovery Channel ! (Filming is today 10-11-2010)

Mafia Back to school? (via Gringz’s La Mafia Weblog)

Mafia Back to school? La Mafia rehearsing with the Northbrook High School marching band who was selected by La Mafia to join them in a halftime performance at this weeks Houston Texans vs Dallas Cowboys game. Oscar De La Rosa of La Mafia has been wanting to reach out to High School students as part of his Oscar De La Rosa foundation which reaches out to youth in the effort to create motivational opportunities for our … Read More

via Gringz's La Mafia Weblog

La Mafia to perform at halftime at the Texans vs Cowboys game at Reliant Stadium on 9-26-2010 (via Gringz’s La Mafia Weblog)

La Mafia to perform at halftime at the Texans vs Cowboys game at Reliant Stadium on 9-26-2010

via Gringz’s La Mafia Weblog

New Single Release for Retoño