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Music, Music, Music

Four stages have been set up in Olas Altas for musical groups ranging from rock, salsa, pop and banda.

El Komander under surveillance in Mexico (video)

El Komander is popular for his violence-drenched “narco-corridos”, songs about drugs, violence and women.

A Mexican Buffalo Feast (video)

How to prepare and cook buffalo in a method unique to a Mexican ranch.

Keeping traditions alive at a top mariachi school (video)

“Mariachi is everywhere. It is all over the world.”

Mexican Muslims (video)

Cheb Cheb Ibrahim is one of the first Mexican Indians to convert to Islam and a member of the only indigenous Muslim community in Mexico.

1,500 Attend Spring Equinox Celebration

Approximately 1,500 people dressed in white gathered at the Las Labradas archeological site to celebrate the Spring Equinox.

Luna Art Gallery to Close May 31

Glen Rogers announced at the opening of her new exhibit yesterday that the gallery will be closing permanently on May 31.

Movie Lovers Club March Line-Up

This month is the last in the Movie Lovers Club series of classic movies for this season.

Musicians Ask for Flexibility During Carnaval

The peaceful march almost went out of control when police tried to stop the march by threatening to arrest one of the musicians.

Carnaval Queens Chosen

Media reported that the election of the two young Mazatlecans will pass into history as one of the most controversial.

Carnaval Child Queen and King of Happiness Elected

The first two of four Carnaval Royalty was announced amid fireworks and streamers in the Plazuela República.

Attendance to Hear El Recodo Limited

The banda, playing March 3 in Olas Altas, is expected to draw a huge crowd of fans.

The Carnaval Giants Adorn the Malecón

Havana’s Carnival is celebrated on Malecón’s North Beach at 5 de Mayo, where a giant replication of the revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara has been placed.

Annual festival celebrates taste of Mexico’s traditional dish (video)

Cooks from ten Mexican states and six Latin American countries have taken part in an annual food festival in Mexico City.

Pantless commuters hit Mexico City subways (video)

To the surprise of some straphangers, waves of pantless subway riders hit the trains wearing nothing more than their underwear.