Olga Tanon

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    Natalia Jimenez on Feminism and Latin Music: "We're Gonna Push More Than Men"

    From singing and playing her guitar on the streets and in the subway stations of Madrid to Grammy-winning success, Natalia Jiménez has been living the dream. "It was pretty cool when you're 15 and you've got nothing to lose," laughs Jiménez as she recalls her teenage metro days. "I would just go ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2014

    Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

    Ever wished you could make the week disappear? So does, like everyone else in the Magic City. That's why we're always on the search for good music, good times, and good people. Just check out the five best concerts going down this week. See also: New Times' Concert Calendar

  • Music

    June 27, 2013
  • Blogs

    June 24, 2013

    Juanes on Good Music, God, and Exile Enmity Toward Cuba: "That Mentality Is Changing"

    A spotty, Spotified copy of Juanes: MTV Unplugged streams on an iPhone as Crossfade travels 70mph down an unassuming stretch of I-75 near Resaca, Georgia. It's the Monday after Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, and we are relying on the same 4G network that's playing the music to sustain a healthy s ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2011
  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Premios Juventud 2011 Winners

    Pitbull is a winner!​We here at Crossfade spent a sleepless night obsessively stalking all our favorite Latin pop stars via Twitter, Twitpic, Facebook, YouTube and other interwebby means. Why? Yesterday was día de Premios Juventud! And even though we were pretty busy trolling the depths of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    What to Hear in Broward and Palm Beach This Weekend

    via Flickr user eytonz​Fresh off their sting opening for Green Day, The Bravery are out on a headlining tour. Tonight, they'll be at Culture Room starting at 8. If you're looking for something a little less radio friendly, check out psychobilly rock gods Viva Le Vox at Respectable Street or Jason ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    Olga Tanon, Live at the Hard Rock, This Sunday

    ​Olga Tañon has long been known as La Mujer de Fuego (The Woman of Fire), and for damned good reason. Sure, it was the name of her sophomore release, which dropped in '93. But that's not why the nickname stuck. At least not entirely.Anyone who's seen the Puerto Rican diva perform live can tell yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2009

    Marco Antonio Solis and Pepe Aguilar Live at the AAA, Saturday

    ​Perhaps you're not an avid follower of the vast array of traditional styles that generally get lumped together under the banner Regional Mexican. And I won't lie to you, neither am I. But millions upon millions of record sales annually (and the fact they're playing the AAA) indicate that there is ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 28, 2008

    Slip-Sliding Away?

    The Marlins vie for the NL East title on Super Saturday.

  • Music

    September 29, 2005

    A League of Her Own

    Puerto Rican merenguera/pop balladeer Olga Tañón remains popular despite the genre's diminishing appeal

  • Music

    May 5, 2005

    Stars on Parade

    What's springtime in Miami without another Billboard music conference?

  • Music

    December 12, 2002

    Sweet Tooth

    Olga Tañon gives the people a little too much of what they want

  • Music

    September 5, 2002

    Chubby Charm

    With a voice prettier than a picture, Angel Lopez lends artistic cred to Latin pop

  • Bars and Clubs

    May 16, 2002
  • Music

    February 21, 2002

    That Was Then

    Recent years have been unkind to Alejandra Guzman

  • Music

    June 21, 2001

    Hear Her Roar

    Merenguera Milly Quezada is more aggressive than ever

  • News

    February 22, 2001

    Inside the Wasp's Nest

    In the cloak-and-dagger world of a Cuban chief spook, Puerto Rican music magazines, wet beepers, and pregnancies can cause unexpected turbulence

  • Music

    February 24, 2000

    Brotherly Beats

    The "froggie-style" merengue-bomba rhythm is gonna getcha

  • Music

    January 6, 2000

    Looking Back on Premillennium Tension

    Miami scenesters sound off

  • Calendar

    December 2, 1999

    Miami's Cultural Coalescence

    The Fiesta de Miami

  • Calendar

    March 5, 1998
  • Calendar

    February 26, 1998