Andres Ponce

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2014

    Miami's 16 Best Latin Rock Bands of All Time

    While Miami's history with rock and roll, pure rock and roll at that, has fluctuated wildly since Hispanic immigration began in the '60s, it has still managed to thrive in the 305. As in all instances of assimilation, many first generation Latinos rebelled against their parents and adopted the sound ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2013

    Miami's Elastic Bond Signs to Nacional Records, Releases New Album Real

    Elastic Bond is the latest Miami band to get some well-deserved time in the national spotlight. For years, the crew's smooth and melodious global rhythms have flowed through the nights and mornings of the city's clubs, bars, festivals, and parties, luring a legion of local fans that's set to grow ... More >>

  • Music

    December 22, 2011
  • Blogs

    December 15, 2011

    Trip With Elastic Bond and "Frequencia Natural" at Bardot on December 23

    Photo by Leslie Austin​The time has come to take a trip with local Latinotronica crew Elastic Bond. But you can't show up without supplies. You've gotta pack a bag. You will need (1) a stash of premium psilocybin; (2) a sturdy pair of sunglasses with sparkly starbursts embedded into the lenses; ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Elastic Bond, Performing Two Shows in New York for LAMC Next Week

    ​You may have noticed quite a bit of coverage for this LAMC thing on Crossfade lately. Like this, this and this. But we've got a good reason. Going strong for over a decade now, the Latin Alternative Music Conference is the biggest of its kind, a sort of mecca for the indie scene's&nbs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2010

    Elastic Bond's Frequencia Natural EP Closes the Year with a Natural Frequency

    ​Elastic Bond Frequencia Natural EP (Self-Released) As time passes, Elastic Bond band leader Andres Ponce is beginning to look like the greatest export the rhino-shaped country of Venezuela could've mustered. (Sure, there's all that petroleum for your lame SUVs and the Miss Univers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    Elastic Bond's "Frecuencia Natural"

    ​Elastic Bond returns to our ears with the deliciously danceable "Frecuencia Natural" ("Natural Frequency"). Though sung in Spanish by the always alluring and inviting Sofy Encanto, this track certainly carries their signature Latin rhythm and groove, but the spacey touches of electronica and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Elastic Bond Taking On Physics at Transit Lounge Saturday

    ​Now, I don't pretend to understand physics. Writers are inherently bad at math and sciences of all forms. So when I say I get Elastic Bond, you can take it for granted I'm not referring to a complex concept of atomic physics dealing with the distance between particles in a... well, it's not that. ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 2, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    Elastic Bond Plays Transit Lounge for Indie-pendance Day

    Don't spend this Fourth of July in a drunken (and perhaps drug-addled) haze. You've been doing that and sitting in the back of your friend's hatchback going oooh and aaah to the fireworks for far too long. Why not try something different, with just as much wow factor. Like what? Well, Elastic Bond p ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 20, 2007

    Fresh Local Sounds

    Two parties for the price of none.

  • Music

    September 27, 2007
  • Music

    July 12, 2007

    Sincerely Bonded

    Elastic Bond's funky groove kisses musical boundaries goodbye