Alacranes Musical

  1. Apodaca Promotions Wins $100K Judgment

    February 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Houston-based Apodaca Promotions has won a judgment of $100,000 plus attorneys' fees and interest against parties it sued last year over alleged trademark infringement and unfair competition with Colombian cumbia act La Sonora Dinamita. Apoda ...

  2. Feud Over Alacranes Musical Naming Rights Sparks Lawsuits

    June 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT A feud that has split one of regional Mexican music's most successful groups has raised several legal issues as well as the age-old question: What's in a name? Alacranes Musical, the youthful Chicago group that blends an urban image and ...

  3. Regional Mexican Revival

    October 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In mid-September, youthful duranguense group Alacranes Musical debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Latin Albums chart with its album "Tu InspiraciĆ³n" (Fonovisa). With 20,000 copies scanned, it was Alacranes' best-selling week e ...

  4. New Regional Mexican Acts Topic At Summit

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A new generation of regional Mexican acts is redefining a genre steeped in tradition -- and they're doing it by reflecting the second-generation audience itself. Up-and-coming groups and the increasingly bilingual world in which they thrive, ...