Articles

El Sonido

Descubre El Sonido: Explore The Ecuadorian Music Scene with an Exclusive Playlist from Ignacio Izquierdo of Elia Ezker

El Sonido on KEXP delivers a playlist of some of the best artists from Ecuador curated by Ignacio Izquierdo of Elia Ezker.


Read More
El Sonido

Descubre El Sonido: Explore The Paraguayan Music Scene with an Exclusive Playlist from Journalist Vidal Delgado

El Sonido on KEXP delivers a playlist of some of the best female artists in Iberoamérica curated by Argentine-based writer Vidal Delgado


Read More
Video Roundup El Sonido

El Sonido on KEXP Suggests: Carnaval de Bahidorá 2019 in Las Estacas, Morelos 2/15-17

The El Sonido team share their picks for the upcoming Carnaval de Bahidorá 2019 in Morelos, México next month.


Read More
El Sonido

Descubre El Sonido: Chicas Power, an Exclusive Playlist from Author Malén Denis

El Sonido on KEXP delivers a playlist of some of the best female artists in Iberoamérica curated by Argentine-based writer Malén Denis.


Read More
Festivals El Sonido

Fluvial 2018: Five Chilean Bands That Should Be On Your Radar

El Sonido’s DJ Chilly picks his five favorite Chilean discoveries from the 2018 Fluvial festival.


Read More
2018 Countdown El Sonido

2018 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Chilly

El Sonido host DJ Chilly shares his Top Ten Albums of 2018; be sure to vote for your favorites today for KEXP's Top 90.3 Album Countdown on Friday, December 7th!


Read More
Interviews El Sonido

Latin Grammy Nominees Reflect on Music in Spanish

Leading up to the latest edition of the awards ceremony, El Sonido spoke with some of the nominees about the progress in Latin music, now and into future.


Read More
Interviews El Sonido

Chilean Artist Alex Anwandter on His Most Political Album to Date, Latinoamericana

KEXP's DJ Miss Ashley catches up with the Latin Grammy Award-nominated artist on his new album Latinoamericana.


Read More
Video Roundup El Sonido

Celebrating Mexican Independence Day with DJ Chilly and Café Tacvba

DJ Chilly, host of KEXP's El Sonido, shares some of his favorite Café Tacvba videos in celebration of Mexican Independence Day and KEXP's re-airing of an exclusive live performance from the influential Latin America band.


Read More
El Sonido

El Sonido Artist Spotlights + Exclusive Video Premiere: Rubio - Hacia el Fondo

This week in El Sonido, we’ll dig an L.A. twist on son jarocho, debut a brand new video from Chile, and dance along with some Colombian superstars.


Read More
2017 Countdown El Sonido

2017 Top Ten List Spotlight: Chilly

For the rest of the year, we'll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2017. Check out the Top 90.3 Albums of 2017, as voted on by our listeners. And check out more top albums from KEXP DJs, staff, and volunteers here.


Read More
Video Roundup El Sonido

Video Roundup: Spooky Latin Halloween

It’s once again time for our eeriest of holiday seasons. And what better way to celebrate than with a collection of spooky, scary or Halloween-flavored Latin videos from around the globe compiled by El Sonido host DJ Chilly?


Read More
Click anywhere to return to the site