The fifth edition of Descarga is taking place this summer with live concerts that will later be televised on various dates on the sponsoring networks.
The live concerts, July 10-Aug. 28, will be held at CityWalk at Universal Studios and will include performances by Reik, Jencarlos Canela, Banda Los Recoditos, Joey Montana and Dyland & Lenny, among others.
Emerging artists such as Banda Los Recoditos have gone on to have bigger careers after being introduced at Descarga, says Mariluz Gonzalez, spokesperson for the free concert series which is attended by about 100,000 music fans each year who get treated to several genres including regional Mexican, urban, pop and alternative. For more on the concert series go to mun2.tv/Descarga.
The live concert schedule at CityWalk:
July 10: Reik, Jencarlos Canela, Banda Los Recoditos, Mucho DJs
July 17: La Internacional Sonora Show, Los Giles, Mr. Chuy
July 24: Joey Montana, Sohanny, DJ J Rhythm
July 31: Jorge Santa Cruz, Los Nuevos Rebeldes, Dueto Luis y Ramon
Aug. 7: Diego Schoening (ex-Timbiriche), Chris Perez, DJ Tom Cat
Aug. 14: Patrulla 81, Los Cuates de Sinaloa, Odisea Del Chino, Noel Torres, Grupo Escolta, Goyo Gastelum
Aug. 21: DS, The Evolution, Beatriz Luengo, Dyland & Lenny
Aug. 28: Regulo Caro, Bohemios De Sinaloa, Nena Guzman