Café Tacvba

  1. Hold The Applause for Cafe Tacvba

    October 15, 2012 7:25 AM EDT After a five-year hiatus, Cafe Tacvba returns with a unique approach to the live album. On a cool summer night in July, music industry tastemakers were called to a clandestine meeting at East West Studios in Hollywood. Electronic devices had to ...

  2. Rock en Espanol Proves The Show's The Thing

    September 13, 2012 12:00 PM EDT Rock en Espanol acts score on the road, despite their absence on radio and the charts. As the live performance industry worries about the health of U.S. Latin concerts, several veteran rock en Espanol bands are touring at a brisk clip, playing sol ...

  3. Latin Music Festival is Among the Hottest Radio-Sponsored Events in the U.S.

    June 28, 2012 6:45 PM EDT Latin music festival is among the hottest radio-sponsored events in the U.S. Hours after tickets went on sale for this year's Reventon Super Estrella concert in Los Angeles, taking place Aug. 10 at the Staples Center, all were gone by the end ...

  4. Carpenters Lead Guitarist Tony Peluso Dies

    June 11, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Tony Peluso, the lead guitarist with the Carpenters for 12 years and a successful Motown and Latin music producer, died June 5 of heart disease in Los Angeles. He was 60. Peluso got his start as musical director for Bobby Sherman, played guitar fo ...

  5. 'Latin Alternative' Radio Show To Debut July 4

    June 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT “The Latin Alternative,” an hourlong weekly radio show devoted to highlighting acts such as Manu Chao, Café Tacvba and Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, will debut July 4 on public radio station WEXT 97.7 FM in Albany, N.Y. Hosted by former Nacional Record ...

  6. 'Latin Alternative' Flips Switch On July 4

    June 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT "The Latin Alternative," an hour long weekly radio show devoted to highlighting acts such as Manu Chao, Café Tacvba and Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, will debut July 4 on public radio station WEXT 97.7 FM in Albany, N.Y. Hosted by Nacional Re ...

  7. Cafe Tacvba Announce World Tour

    April 02, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Mexican rock legends Café Tacvba announced details of their 20th anniversary world tour today. The trek will take the Grammy and Latin Grammy winners to 20 cities in Central and South America, the U.S. and Europe. Also as part of the anniversary, ...

  8. Cafe Tacvba Leads Latin Grammy Nods

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alternative Mexican band Cafe Tacvba is the leading nominee for the ninth annual Latin Grammy Awards , garnering six nods including album of the year (for "Sino") and song of the year (for "Esta Vez"). Juanes netted five nomina ...

  9. Shakira Breaks Records In Mexico

    May 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Shakira set a new attendance record at Mexico City's Zócalo, with an estimated 210,000 people showing up for a free concert held there on May 26. It has become traditional for artists touring Mexico to perform free shows at the city's Zó ...

  10. Santaolalla Grabs Oscar For 'Babel' Score

    February 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST Argentine producer, composer and songwriter Gustavo Santaolalla nabbed the Oscar for best original score for the film "Babel." This is Santaolalla's second consecutive Academy Award; last year he won for the score for "Brokebac ...

  11. Report: Molotov Blames Debt For Breakup

    January 18, 2007 12:00 AM EST Mexican rock-rap band Molotov announced its breakup earlier this week on its Web site. The group's bassist blamed debts to Universal Music Mexico in an interview with the El Universal newspaper . "We're in debt to our label, the onl ...

  12. Cafe Tacuba Make History In Mexico City

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Shatter Chayanne's attendance record by 20,000. Mexican rockers Cafe Tacuba established an attendance record at Mexico City's Zocalo, with more than 170,000 people showing up for a free concert June 4. The previous record was held by Cha ...

  13. Cafe Tacuba Make History In Mexico City

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Shatter Chayanne's attendance record by 20,000. Mexican rockers Cafe Tacuba established an attendance record at Mexico City's Zocalo, with more than 170,000 people showing up for a free concert June 4. The previous record was held by Cha ...

  14. Cafe Tacuba Teams With Xbox For 'Game With Fame'

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Grammy Award-winning group to clash with fans online. Latin rock act Cafe Tacuba takes on gamers today (May 3) on Xbox Live from 6 - 8 p.m. PT. Xbox Live's “Game With Fame” is an online event that gives their subscribers the opportunity to co ...

  15. Venegas Tops MTV Latin Awards

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Café Tacuba, Maroon5 also win. Café Tacuba, Maroon5 also win. News ...

  16. Venegas Tops MTV Latin Awards

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mexican singer/songwriter Julieta Venegas, who went from being an alternative niche artist to a major commercial success thanks to her 2003 album "Sí" (BMG), was the top winner at the third annua Mexican singer/songwriter Juliet ...

  17. Café Tacuba, Venegas Lead MTV Latin VMA Noms

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ceremony to be held Oct. 21. Latin Grammy-winning artists Julieta Venegas and Café Tacuba are the top nominees for this year's MTV Video Music Awards Latin America (VMALA) ceremony. The Mexican acts received five nominations each, including v ...

  18. Santana, Draco Rosa To Play Latin Grammys

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carlos Santana, the Latin Recording Academy's 2004 Person of the Year, has been added to the performance lineup for the fifth annual Latin Grammy Awards, set for Sept. 1 at the Shrine Auditorium in Lo Carlos Santana, the Latin Recording Acade ...

  19. Latin Grammys Add More Performers

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Café Tacuba, Incubus, Ozomatli set to play. Café Tacuba, Incubus, Ozomatli set to play. News ...

  20. Latin Grammys Add More Performers

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Café Tacuba, Incubus, Ozomatli set to play. The performance lineup for the fifth annual Latin Grammy Awards has expanded to include Akwid, Café Tacuba, Incubus, Paquito D'Rivvera, Ozomatli and Marco Antoni Solis. They join previously ...