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4:43 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Casey Neill: Poet and Political Singer

From Portland, Casey Neill was in our Control Room between concerts of his solo tour presenting a new album "All You Pretty Vandals."

During his live performance for Afternoon Freeform (April 16th), he shared his songs filled with irony, romance, stories, and social commentary.

Find out more about Casey Neill at caseyneill.org.

AFTERNOON FREEFORM
7:10 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Casey Neill: poetic & political singer

Credit Casey Neill 2013 / http://www.caseyneill.org/

Wed. 4/16 3p: Casey Neill joins us in the studio, stopping by between concerts of his solo tour presenting a new album All You Pretty Vandals. Be ready to travel throughout the American landscape with Casey Neill´s songs filled with irony, romance,  stories, and social commentary.

Casey Neill performs locally:

Wednesday, April 16th,

12 pm (noon): Special Collections Library (423 Central NE, Albuquerque, NM)

6:30pm: Taylor Ranch Library (5700 Bogart NW, Albuquerque, NM)

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RAICES
8:39 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Balkanazo mexicano y chacarera

Credit Que tiene la Chacarera, by Sebastian Caceres, 2010

Sat. 5 April, 2p: Did you know that the Balkans moved to the Americas? Well... this Saturday, the Balkanazo Tropical is coming from Mexico!
Afterwards, we´ll move from North to South America with chacarera, music from the Argentinian folk heart: traditional, electronic, fusion with other genres, and even for children! Chacarera para todos los gustos! Y mucho más!

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Corazón Tanguero
8:21 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Avant-garde, protest tango... more new tango!

Poster: Proyecto LCB
www.orquestodromo.com.ar

Sat. 5 April, 4:15p: We´ll feature hip-hop tango by PROTESTANGO, and Marcelo Lodigiani in his experimental tango compositions, and LCB PROJECT. Más tango nuevo... de protesta, de vanguardia!
More info:
http://protestango.tk/

Corazón Tanguero
7:03 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Galleguita

Credit http://www.chroniquesdetango.ch

Sat. 15 Feb. 4:15p: CORAZÓN TANGUERO brings to you, "GALLEGUITA" (young Galician girl). In this 1923 tango, Gardel, León Gieco, Libertad Lamarque, The Chieftains and Galician Celtic musician Carlos Núñez honor the story of an immigrant -from Spain to Argentina- who was prostituted to be able to send money back home.

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Espejos de Aztlán
2:42 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

"Behind closed doors"

Credit Agostino Brunias (Italian, circa 1730–1796), "Free Women of Color with Their Children and Servants in a Landscape", circa 1770–96. Oil on canvas / Brooklyn Museum

Mon. 31 March, 7p: Come stroll with us inside a typical house belonging to a wealthy "criollo" (Creole, a Spaniard -usually a mestizo- born in the Americas). We´ll share this walk guided by Andrew Connors, Art Curator of the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History. Intrigue, opulence, loyalty, and at the same time, deep social and identity conflicts with the Spanish Crown and Catholic religion are on display in a powerful exhibition about race, lineage, and place of birth intertwined with the richness derived by work of subjugated and enslaved indigenous and African peoples. 

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Corazón Tanguero
11:17 am
Sat March 15, 2014

Tango hecho por mujeres - Tango Made by Women (II)

Credit Colección Midnight Tango de Ayres – Foto: Ayres

Sat. 15  March, 4:15p: Is Tango, today, a woman´s affair transforming this  formerly masculine dominant music? 

We´ll continue celebrating International Women´s Day featuring contemporary women musicians, bands, and composers.

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Raíces
9:46 am
Sat March 15, 2014

Jorgito KAMANKOLA: "Antes que lo prohíban" (Before it´s forbidden)

Credit Picture: CD cover of Jorgito Kamankola-"Antes que lo prohiban"

Sat. 15 March 2:30pm, we´ll share the afternoon conversing with Jorgito KAMANKOLA from La Habana, CUBA about his new project: ANTES QUE LO PROHIBAN (Before it´s forbidden). Host: Cristina Baccin
Streaming on line: www.kunm.org
Picture: Jorgito Kamankola

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Espejos de Aztlan
7:00 pm
Sun March 2, 2014

An audio portrait of a photographer: DON USNER

Credit "Don Usner" by Cheye Pagel / www.donusner.com

Mon. 3 March, 7pm: We converse with Don USNER, photographer and writer, in his Santa Fe studio. Throughout his life, Usner´s  main focus has been the depiction of beauty, and -at the same time- the social contrasts of the Rio Grande Valley.

His reflections about northern New Mexico history and culture can be deeply appreciated through his camera lens: from the enchantment of a typical colourful New Mexican landscape to the black and white drama of the gente del pueblo.

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Corazón Tanguero
3:11 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Tango hecho por mujeres - Tango Made by Women (I)

Credit Credit: Carla Algeri / http://www.carlaalgeri.com.ar

Sat. 1  March, 4:15p: Is Tango, a masculine music talking about women?  Or, today... the sensuality and creativity of tango however, is a woman's affair…?  We´ll celebrate International Women´s Day featuring contemporary women musicians, bands, and composers.

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Espejos de Aztlán
11:04 pm
Sun February 2, 2014

ESTEVAN ARELLANO: "El agua es como la sangre que corre en el cuerpo"

Credit www.nmcf.org / New Mexico Community Foundation

Mon. 3 Feb. 7 pm: Join us for a conversation with Juan Estevan Arellano, sitting close to his centennial iron estufa, discussing acequias, importance of water in New Mexican settlement, and New Mexico's legacy.

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Raíces
10:45 am
Thu January 30, 2014

Galician Celtic music: Carlos Núñez

Credit www.carlos-nunez.com

Sat. 15 Feb. 2:30p: CARLOS NÚÑEZ, the magician of the gaita, Galician bagpipe, speaks with us about the magic of Galician celtic music, from the Northwestern region of Spain, and its relationship to the other celtic music traditions from around the world, including Latin America.  Our conversation is filled with sparks of light, mystery and revelation.

As part of Carlos Núñez 2014 North America Tour,  he will play in New Mexico:

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Corazón Tanguero
12:24 am
Fri January 17, 2014

Afro roots in tango

Credit Poster: "Tango Negro", movie by Dom Pedro / http://en.unesco.org/events/premiere-tango-negro-dom-pedro

Sat. Jan. 18th, 4:15 pm:  Tango negro, tango-candombe, tango canyengue, tango-landó to celebrate Afro roots in tango for Martin Luther King´s anniversary.

RAICES
11:18 pm
Thu January 16, 2014

Afro roots

Credit “Osain” by Samuel Lind / Cover of the book: "CapáCapa Prieto" de Yvonne Denis Rosario

Sat. 18 Jan. 2p: We´ll commemorate Martin Luther King birthday featuring poesia negra by Luis Palés Matos (Puerto Rico),  Nicolás Guillén (Cuba), and music that celebrates Afro roots in Latin America.

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Espejos de Aztlan
2:58 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

Mexican tastes and flavors with Chef Fernando Olea

Credit "Cosecha de tomates" by Rafael Santillana

Mon. 6 Jan. 7pm: Join us in a celebration of tastes and flavors coming from the kitchen of Mexican Chef Fernando Olea in today´s "Día de los Reyes Magos" (Three Magi).

Fernando Olea, originally from Mexico,  is fascinated by the cuisine of the pre-Columbian indigenous people of his native country, especially the moles. As part of the non-profit organization Cooking with Kids, Olea -in conjuction with other chefs- participates in the "Chefs move to schools" Mrs. Obama program, a part of the “Let’s Move!” campaign to end the epidemic of childhood obesity.

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Corazón Tanguero
9:42 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Tango de película or tango soundtracks

Credit "Tango", by Carlos Saura

Sat. 4 Jan. 4:15p: Tango de película... Tango music as soundtrack or main star of a movie. "Watch" a tango or listen a movie through our compilation of songs.

RAICES
12:24 am
Fri January 3, 2014

De´Anza Paredes live

Credit De´Anza Paredes / www.deanzamusic.com

Sat. 4 Jan. 2p:   DE´ANZA PAREDES, a young Santafesina singer emerging as part of a new  generation of young Latino artists in the United States, will perform live with her vihuela during RAÍCES show. We´ll converse about how her bicultural home enriches her music. Ready to release her freshman album "Despertar", she launches her career as a Chicana artist.

Afterwards, at 3pm, we´ll begin to celebrate the Feast of Epiphany, the "Three  Kings Day", "Día de los Reyes Magos" or "La Befana" with songs, letters, and poems written and read by children. Be ready for surprises!

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Corazón Tanguero
9:56 pm
Sat December 21, 2013

Tango 2013 Latin Grammy Awards

Credit "Ballerini di tango" by Paola Fiori

Sat. Dec. 21st, 4:15p: We´ll listen best tangos 2013 awarded by Latin Grammy Awards: Diego El Cigala, Hernán Lucero y Tute, Julio Botti, Bajofondo, Dúo Ramirez-Satorre...
Y... Feliz NAVIDAD a tod@s!!!

Espejos de Aztlán
8:05 pm
Fri December 20, 2013

New Mexican singer Nacha Mendez

Credit Photo of Nacha Mendez by Bibi Borrego / http://nachamendez.bandcamp.com/

Mon. 23 Dec. 7p: Her first guitar was a shoe box handmade by her father, and her abuelita in La Unión was her first music teacher. New Mexican painter, sculptor, composer, guitarrista, and singer, Nacha Mendez joins us to share her achievements, learnings, and projects. A conversation about music... and life!

She will perform on Saturday, Dec. 28th (6-9pm), Hotel Andaluz (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

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RAICES
9:21 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Nacha Mendez and more "Ñú" Latin songs!

Credit Photo of Nacha Mendez by Bibi Borrego / http://nachamendez.bandcamp.com/

Sat. 14 Dec. 2 pm: Conversación y música con la artista Nacha Méndez, Premio  a la música Latina  New Mexico Music Awards 2013. Además, compartiremos las mejores  nuevas  canciones de artistas latinos tales como: Gaby Moreno (Guatemala), Leslie Cartaya (Cuba), Concha Buika, Caetano Veloso y más!

Conversation and music with artist Nacha Mendez, Latin Music winner New Mexico Music Awards 2013. Plus, we´ll listen the best  NEW ¡ÑÚ! songs of Latin musicians such as Gaby Moreno (Guatemala), Leslie Cartaya (Cuba), Concha Buika, Caetano Veloso y más!

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Espejos de Aztlán
6:20 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Aftermath of deportation in a Latino family: la historia de Ramón Dorado Mendoza

Credit www.americasvoiceonline.org

Mon. 12/2, 7p: Aftermath of the deportation from Albuquerque of  the young student Ramon Dorado Mendoza in his family.

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Espejos de Aztlan
6:11 pm
Sun November 24, 2013

Aftermath of deportation in Ivette´s family

Credit Illustration: Wendy MacNaughton

Mon. 25 Nov. 7p: A través de la historia de Ivette, vecina de Albuquerque, reflexionamos sobre las deportaciones y las consecuencias para las familias latinas. / We´ll reflect on the aftermath of deportation in Latino families, through Ivette´s story.

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Corazón Tanguero
5:43 pm
Sun November 3, 2013

Love for horses

Credit www.todotango.com

Sat. 16 Nov. 4:15 p:  The love for horses is deeply engaged  in the heart of tango lyrics. We´ll navigate this love through urban race horses, and the best friend of a gaucho in the countryside.

Espejos de Aztlan
8:45 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

"Respect ABQ Women" by Young Women United

Credit Photo Courtesy: Micaela Cadena YWU

Mon 4 Nov. 7p: YOUNG WOMEN UNITED leaders, Tannia Esparza and Denicia Cadena will converse with us about the "Respect ABQ Women" campaign. This campaign works through the issues raised by a City of Albuquerque ballot initiative that could abridge reproductive rights and health care for women.

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Corazón Tanguero
9:59 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Alma mía

Credit "Compañía en el andar" , Painting by Dolores Mendieta

Sat. 2 Nov. 4:15pm: A fete and celebration of life: "El día de los muertos". The belief that the almas (souls)  are visiting us is celebrated in Corazón Tanguero with vintage and contemporary tangoes.

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RAICES
4:45 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

El día de los Muertos: passion for life

Credit Artist: Artemio Rodriguez (Michoacán, México) / http://artemiorodriguez.net

Sat. 2 Nov. 2pm: Let´s fete together the visit of the almas en El Día de los Muertos.  Join us in a conversation with the directors  of the movie "La Festividad de los Muertos" o "Lanii Xtee Tugul",  Armando Espinosa Prieto and Craig Johnson. They documented the way that dead or almas are feted in Teotitlán del Valle (Oaxaca, México). We´ll share with you the stories and the soundtrack.

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Espejos de Aztlan
1:09 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Health Care Reform in NM: WHO, WHEN, WHERE...?

Mon. 7 Oct. 7:00 p: WHO are elegible? WHERE do you have to go? WHEN?... questions about Health Care Reform in New Mexico that we´ll try to answer with Barbara K. Webber (Executive Director -The Health Action New Mexico Team), and Sovereign Hager (New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty). 

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RAICES
4:55 pm
Sat October 5, 2013

Is change the only thing traditional?

Credit www.raquelzrivera.com

Sat. Oct. 5, 3p: Come to walk with us around music of Puerto Rico, Haiti and Dominican Republic guided by Dr. Raquel Z. Rivera. We´ll stroll stopping in different "stations" of  music wondering about change and tradition.

Corazón Tanguero
12:47 pm
Fri October 4, 2013

"TE AMO, ARGENTINA" by Antonio Lysy

Credit Photo Credit: Paul Flanagan / www.antoniolysy.com

Sat. 5 Oct. 4:15pm: Join us in a conversation with TE AMO, ARGENTINA show director and cellist Antonio LYSY. 

TE AMO, ARGENTINA, a journey through the heart and soul of Argentina, is a multimedia concert featuring music from Amerindian rhythms of the Andes Mountains to the sounds of the city-street cafés of Buenos Aires. The performance will take place on Wed. Oct. 9 (National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque), and Frid. Oct 11 (Lensic Theater, Santa Fe).

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Raíces
11:15 am
Sat September 28, 2013

FLAMENCO´S Golden Age: "1929"

Credit www.casaflamenca.org

Mon. 30 Sept. 7:30p: The world of flamenco’s "Golden Age” comes to life on RAÍCES  with artists from Spain, France, Cuba, Mexico, and the US directed by Jesús Muñoz presenting the show "1929". They´ll revive an era through a fresh combination of youth, creativity and modern-day groove. 

Their performance "1929" will take place on October 4th and 5th, at 8pm, National Hispanic Cultural Center. Website: http://www.casaflamenca.org

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