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Erick Alejandro Iglesias (right) of Cimafunk performs onstage at the 2019 SXSW Conference and Festival March 13, 2019 in Austin, Tx. JEALEX Photo/Getty Images hide caption

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Alt.Latino's New Music Discoveries At SXSW 2019

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Ximena Sariñana's latest album, ¿Dónde Bailarán Las Niñas?, or Where Will The Girls Dance?, is out now. Flaminguettes/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ximena Sariñana Wants To Know: 'Where Will The Girls Dance?'

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Helado Negro is the artist name of Roberto Lange. Anna-Groth-Shive/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest DJ Helado Negro Explores New Album And Shares His Influences

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Venezuelan alt-rock band VINILOVERSUS' "Ultraviolenta" is featured in this week's music round-up. Kathy Boos, Nicole Lefranc, Carlos Maseda/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Brazilian musician Caetano Veloso has a long history of speaking truth to power though his music. Mauricio Santana/Getty Images hide caption

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Music And Democracy In Brazil: A Tradition Of Speaking Truth To Power

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Carlos Santana has a new EP out now and a busy 2019 ahead. Roberto Finizio/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Latin Music For Winter 2019: Iconic Offerings And New Discoveries

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Electronic musician Nicola Cruz's new album, Siku, releases on Jan. 25. Hanna Quevedo/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nicola Cruz Merges Electronic And Folk Music With The Use Of Cave Acoustics

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Louie Peréz at a book signing for Good Morning, Aztlán: The Words, Pictures and Songs of Louie Pérez. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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With A New Book, Louie Pérez Of Los Lobos Is Master Storyteller

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