Articles Tagged with: interview

Coffee, Nicotine, Germs
[LA-ARTE]

Coffee, Nicotine, Germs

An interview with 27-year-old Chicano artist Jaime Zacarias, who is most popularly known on the streets as Germs.

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Making This Election Personal
[CH-CITY LA-CITY MI-CITY NY-CITY SF-CITY]

Making This Election Personal

Contrary to stereotypes still lingering in the 2008 election- Latinos speak English, we are Republicans, Democrats, Independents and we do vote. Maria Teresa Petersen, Executive…

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A Tale of Two September 11
[CH-CITY LA-CITY MI-CITY NY-CITY]

A Tale of Two September 11

Writer and human-rights crusader Ariel Dorfman has multiple homes, multiple identities, three languages, at least three countries. Since the military coup in Chile – on…

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The Eletric Touch of Sao Paolo
[CH-MUSICA NY-MUSICA]

The Eletric Touch of Sao Paolo

In the era of the home studio, software and laptops, you can record music anywhere around the world. But just a few places on earth…

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From the Puerto Rican Underground with Love
[NY-MUSICA]

From the Puerto Rican Underground with Love

Recently, we went out on a weekend bender with Puerto Rican garage-punk band, Davila 666, a relatively new band that has been capturing the attention…

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A Chicana Warrior Goes to Palestine
[SF-CITY]

A Chicana Warrior Goes to Palestine

My homegirl and Pittsburg, Califas native Nancy Hernandez teaches art at June Jordan School for Equity (a high school in San Francisco committed to social…

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Zack de la Rocha Breaks His Silence
[LA-BLOG]

Zack de la Rocha Breaks His Silence

He hasn’t spoken to the press for a while, but today I got a taste of what’s been brewing inside the mind of Zack de…

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Escape to Pinkerland
[CH-MUSICA LA-MUSICA NY-MUSICA SF-MUSICA]

Escape to Pinkerland

Barcelona may be known for its prime location on el Mediterráneo, Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia, and the backdrop of the new Woody Allen movie, but it’s…

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Q&A with Astra Heights
[NY-MUSICA]

Q&A with Astra Heights

After a sweet two-hour open bar at the House of Blues on Sunset (and really the only way to tolerate the $15 parking!) I recently…

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Los Dynamite are Ready, Ready
[NY-MUSICA]

Los Dynamite are Ready, Ready

With influences that go from Daft Punk to The White Stripes, electronica to post-punk, Los Dynamite is one of the most talked-about rock bands coming…

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Nutria NN: Ni de Aqui Ni De Allá
[NY-MUSICA]

Nutria NN: Ni de Aqui Ni De Allá

How will history look at Michelle Bachelet 40 years from now? Who tells the stories today, of those who disappeared during the South American dictatorships…

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Conversando con Jake Prendez
[LA-CITY]

Conversando con Jake Prendez

Remezcla sits down with Puro Pedo magazine Jake Prendez to talk comedy, gentrification, identity, and more.

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Q&A with director Jose Padilha
[NY-CINE]

Q&A with director Jose Padilha

Tropa de Elite (Elite Squad) is José Padilha’s first fiction feature-length after his critically acclaimed documentary Ónibus 174 (Bus 174,  2002). Acquired by The Weinstein…

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The Law of Desire
[CH-CINE LA-CINE MI-CINE NY-CINE SF-CINE]

The Law of Desire

First conceived by her husband Sergio Bizzio as a short story titled Cinismo, Lucía Puenzo’s first feature film tells the dramatic story of Alex, a…

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Capoeira Hall of Fame
[NY-CITY]

Capoeira Hall of Fame

Back when capoeira mestre Paulo “Paulão Ceará” Sales Neto fell in love with the sport in the early ’70’s, his fellow Brazilians didn’t have much…

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