Cristian Mijares

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    MP3: UltraChic* - "Labios de Diamante"

    ​Since I was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, it gives me great pleasure and pride to see the work of UltraChic*, a band based out of Miami but hailing from my homeland. The group continues to soldier on with a rock and roll racket that pays plenty of respect to the bygone heroes of Venezuel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    MP3 of the Day: Ultrachic - "Dentro de Ti"

    ​Ultrachic is a Miami band of Venezuelan ex-pats who rest at the crossroad of contemporary Venezuelan rock, uniting the golden age of acts like Sentimiento Muerto, Dermis Tatu, and Desorden Público with the newer crop of outfits like Zapato 3, Los Amigos Invisibles, and Caramelos de Cianuro. Actu ... More >>

  • Music

    January 1, 2009

    Local Motion

    Ring in the New Year with these three recent releases.

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2008

    Local Motion: Ultrachic - Ultrachic

    UltrachicUltrachic (Self-released) stand on a weird crossroad bridge where they sonically span the golden years of Venezuelan rock (Sentimiento Muerto, Dermis Tatu, Desorden Público) with the newer bloods who continue to make the racket (Zapato 3, Los Amigos Invisi ... More >>