Domino Saints
Introducing: Domino Saints
By Sugey Palomares | 09/26/2012 - 17:00

Puerto Rican duo Domino Saints, Giselle "Gigi" Ojeda and David Leal, are representing a new hybrid of salsa, urban, pop, and electronic beats that will make it feel like summer all over again.

Their new single, “Malas Mañas” has made itself on our playlist for its infectious rhythm and spit-fast lyrics. We spoke to the dynamic couple about their personal mala mañas (bad habits), their new music, and more!

How did you guys start out?


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Sammi Benz
Introducing Music Artist Sammi* Benz
By Samantha Leal | 09/20/2012 - 16:00

Performer Sammi* Benz is working hard to make a mark in the music industry. Performing for different radio events in New York and with the newest release of her single, "It's Time," (featuring model Janice Dickinson) she's ready to make her next move. We caught up with the budding artist to get the 411.

Can you tell me a bit about your background?


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Actress Elena Goode
Introducing Actress & ‘Elliot Loves’ Star Elena Goode
By Samantha Leal | 07/19/2012 - 16:03

Elena Goode, who starred on As the World Turns from 2005 to 2008, is one to watch: with an indie movie starring role as a Dominican single mother in Elliot Loves, which has won several movie festival awards, this Boricua star is just starting to make her mark. We chatted with the New York native to get the scoop on her life, role, and being a Latina in the industry. 

Can you tell me a bit about your background?


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Hollywood Heights actress Brittany Underwood
Introducing 'Hollywood Heights' Actress Brittany Underwood
By Samantha Leal | 07/11/2012 - 18:00

Brittany Underwood plays Loren Tate on Nick at Nite's show Hollywood Heights -- and interestingly enough, was almost Hannah Montana! We talked with the young star about her favorite shows, James Franco and her dream of becoming a high school science teacher. 

Can you tell us a bit about your background?


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Coni Duchess of Capsula Band
Introducing Coni of Capsula
By Jesus Trivino | 06/29/2012 - 15:00

A member of the indie rock band Capsula, Coni Dushess plays bass while also providing some awesome vocals. We chatted with the musician to get her take on Capsula’s sound, her love of bass and being a rock n’ roll mami.

Tell me about your band, Capsula.


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Rapper Snow tha Product, Claudia Feliciano
Introducing Music Artist Snow Tha Product
By Samantha Leal | 06/13/2012 - 17:00

Claudia Feliciano, or as most know her, Snow Tha Product, is a 23-year-old music artist who has just been signed to Atlantic Records. Born to undocumented Mexican immigrants, Snow grew up in California and now makes her home in Fort Worth, Texas. With a new mixtape Good Nights and Bad Mornings about to hit the scene, we caught up with the young lyricist to talk about her music and where she plans on going next.

How’d you get into music?


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Singer Eli Jas
Introducing: Eli Jas
By Sugey Palomares | 05/16/2012 - 13:13

Eli Jas may be a newcomer, but she’s quickly earning industry props for her powerhouse voice and unique sound, which includes a mixture of bachata, rock, pop, and techno rhythms. The bicultural singer from New York was studying criminal justice at John Jay, but decided to pursue her dreams to become a singer with full force. Luckily it has paid off.

We chatted with the 21-year-old about what inspires her and keeps her shining.

Your sound is a hybrid of genres including bachata, pop, and R&B. How did that come about?


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Introducing Mexico-Based DJ Trio 3Ball MTY!
Introducing Mexico-Based DJ Trio 3Ball MTY!
By Jill Pankow | 02/27/2012 - 11:48

The Monterrey, Mexico–based DJ trio 3Ball MTY is quickly soaring to stardom, causing a stir near the top of the Billboard Latin charts with their album Inténtalo. The group, comprised of Erik Rincon, DJ Otto and Sheeqo Beat, is being credited as the new face of tribal guarachero music. Their Mexican rave beats are a catchy combination of Cumbia, Latin House and Afro-Cuban sounds coupled with vaquero-inspired dance steps.


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Introducing Nite Jewel
Introducing Nite Jewel
By Jill Pankow | 02/20/2012 - 12:31

Nite Jewel is the moniker of talented Mexican-American singer and songwriter Ramona Gonzalez whose much-anticipated 2nd album is being released on March 6th. The California native began her musical career recording on her multi-track cassette while attending college, and the rest is history.


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Introducing Gina Rodriguez
Introducing Sundance Scene Stealer Gina Rodriguez
By Adriana Rivera | 01/16/2012 - 09:39

Gina Rodriguez is soaring right now with buzz for her new film Filly Brown, which is due to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival this month. The 27-year-old Chicago native of Puerto Rican descent stars as the title character in the film opposite Jenni Rivera and Edward James Olmos. Rodriguez, a graduate from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, plays an aspiring hip-hop artist struggling to make the right decisions.


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