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ILLEGAL intern Radio #116 – Sept. 20, 2017

ILLEGAL intern Radio #116
Sept. 20, 2017
This week featured three guests. Jonaz of Plastilina Mosh & Band of Bitches discussing his solo project. Jose Cruz of Twin Seas promoting their upcoming debut release and upcoming shows. If you have been tuning in, you may have heard us mention more than a few times about this months exhibits related to Pacific Standard Time LA/LA. One of the exhibits ¡Murales Rebeldes! LA Chicana/o Murals Under Siege recently opened at the Plaza de Cultura y Artes and we spoke with Abelardo De La Peña (LatinoLa.com) a good friend to the community.
Turbo Sonidero – Lluvia Electronica
**DJ Raff – Por Vôc – Movimiento
**Mexican Institute of Sound – Mi T-Shirt de La Nasa – single
**Mitú – Fiebre – Cosmus
**Jonaz – Picosa – Mi Primer Disco
**Jonaz – Netflix and Chill – Mi Primer Disco
Band of Bitches – Uh La La – Chingadazos
Plastilina Mosh – Mr P Mosh – Aqua Mosh
**Generacion Suicida – La Sangre Corre – Reflejos
**Buyepongo – Musica Alegre – Tumbalo EP
Cafe Tacuba – El baile y el salón – Re
Twin Seas – Surf Wave
Quitapenas – Ya Veran – single
**Ariel Pink’s Haunted Garage – Kitchen Witch
Lido Pimeinta – La Capaciada (ft. Las Acevedo + Diana P
Sister Mantos – Quemame – UNK
Balkans – Trouble and Done – Balkans
**Ainda Dúo – Lo Que No Quiero – single
Buscabulla – Frio (feat Helado Negro) – EP II
Molly Burch – Downhearted – Please Be Mine
Quitapenas – Ya Veran – single
**Beach Fossils – Saint Ivy – Somersault
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ILLEGAL intern Radio #103 – June 21, 2017

ILLEGAL intern Radio #103 – June 21, 2017

First show of the new summer quarter with a mix of old and new songs so I thought I’d replay my interview with Nicola Cruz. New music by Pancho Piedra (from Ecuador feat. Nicola Cruz), Los Straightjackets (from Tennessee) , Kastelijns (Brazil), Casa de Calacas (East Los Angeles), Plastic Pinks (Miami, Florida), Ayer Amarillo (Mexico City), Quantic (NY, NY), and WESTE (Buenos Aires, Argentina).


Rojo Amor – Like A Ring Around Your Finger – LAMC/Sonic360 Sampler

La Yergos – Trocitos de Madera – Viene de Mi

Las Cefeteras – Mujer Soy (Yukicito Remix) – Las Cafeteras Remixed (The La Junta Sound System)

Jandro – Duela – Jandro

Pastor Lopez – Traiconera – Sus Mas Exitos Vol. 2

Aterciopelados – Caribe Atómico – Caribe Atómico

**Kastelijns – Olhos de Raposa – Bandcamp single (Brazil)

**Pancho Piedra & Nicola Cruz – Campo Triste – single

Nicola Cruz – Puente Roto – Prender el Alma

Mariel Mariel – Foto pa’ ta – Foto pa’ ti

Bodycount – Hey Joe (Jimi Hendrix cover) A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix

Syvan Esso – Coffee – Syvan Esso

**Casa de Calacas – Donde Estas – Musica del Barrio (link)

**Plastic Pinks – Buzzer – El Animal

L.A. Witch – Kill My Baby Tonight – single

**Los Straightjackets – (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace Love & Understanding – (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace Love & Understanding

Como Las Movies – Mermelada – Como Las Movies

Charanga Cakewalk – Pulque – El Brown Recluse

Irene Diaz – I Love You Madly – I Love You Madly EP

Mahmed – Outros valores além do frensesi – Sobre A Vida Em Comunidade

Quetzal – Barrio Healer – the eternal get down

Thee Commons – Chico Che – Loteria Tribal

**Ayer Amarillo – Cuevas – single

**Quantic – Que Me Duele? – Curao

**WESTE – Crisantemo – Huestes

Ramona – Toxico – La Segunda Luz Del Dia – Ramona


ILLEGAL intern Radio #92 – 04/05/2017

Tons of new music to start the Spring 2017 Quarter. Interview with Marcelo Tijerina of Mexican Dubwiser on their new release Border Frequencies.


Artist – Song – Album or source
**Ohxala – Sambacumbia – SoundCloud
**Little Jesus – Mala Onda – Rio Salvaje
**Mexican Dubwiser – La Gran Cuidad – Border Frequency
**Mexican Dubwiser – Lecture Me (feat. Tito Fuentes & Self Provoked) – Border Frequency
**Mexician Dubwiser – Don Quijote Marijuan (feat. Brujeria & Kinky) – Vive Latino 2017
**Los Macuanos – Soldado Sin Cara – Epilogo
**Quitapenas – La Bestia – 2 song EP
**ViceVersa – Next One
**Quetzal – Critical Time – the eternal getdown (link)
**The Delirians – You Don’t Love Me Like I Do – Mexcla De Musica y Amor
**Dana Gonzales – Peter Gunn – Time To Chill Vol. 1
**Ondatropica – Soy Campesino – Baile Bucanero
**Making Movies – Brave Enough ft. Hurray for the Riff Raff – Soundcloud
**Drinking Flowers – Working After Dark
**Chastity Belt – Caught in a Lie – I Used To Spend So Much Time Alone
Eri Ohno – Sky Fire – Good Question
**The Buttertones – A Tear For Rosie – Gravedigging
Marcos Valle – Wanda Vidal – Sa,ba de Verao
**The Jesus & Mary Chain – All Things Pass – Damage and Joy
Varsity – So Sad, So Sad – Cult of Personality
**Los Kellies – I’m On Fire -I’m On Fire
Black Marble – Frisk – It’s Immaterial
Rufus T. Firefly – Rio Wolf – Magnolia
**Quixosis – El Futurikingue (feat. Renata Nieto) – SoundCloud
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ILLEGAL intern Radio #89 March 15, 2017

ILLEGAL intern Radio #89
March 15, 2017

A few interviews from the Beat Swap Meet in Santa Ana. Interviews with DJ Hazze (The Movement), Hip Hop Storm Trooper, Artson (emcee and business owner), and Bumpbox. I was also lucky enough to have Kid Frost do a drop for the show.
I also went to a warehouse rave in DTLA this past weekend. After RSVP’ing on FB, you had to call a number after 9PM for the location. Just like the good ‘ol days. Ron D Core and Theo were two of the several djs on hand for the night.

** Samba de La Muerte – OK! – single

**Lagartijando – Antofagaste de la Sierra – El Gran Poder

Artson – A Trip Through Time – Soundcloud

Jungle Fire – Lamento Momposino – Jambu

Proper Dos – Firme Hina – Mexican Power

Lighter Shade of Brown – On A Sunday Afternoon – Brown & Proud

**Here Lies Man – Eyes of The Law – Here Lies Man

The Movement – Jump – Mini EP

Bongoloidz – Chill Pill – Soundcloud

Siddhartha – Tarde – Unicos

**Girlpool – 123 – Powerplant

**Alsarah & The Nubatones – Salam Nubia – Manara

Heavy Hawaii – Better – HH

Twin Cabins – Swing Lynn – I’m Sure

Mac Demarco – One More Tear To Cry – Rock and Roll Night

Summer Twins – Got Somebody to Dream About – Summer Twins

La Femme – Antitaxi – Psycho Tropical Berlin

Levitation Room – Crystal Ball – Ethos

Rudy De Anda – Visions of Plumerias – Ostranenie

**Orchestra Baobab – Foulo – Tribute To Ndiouga Dieng

**Quetzal – Barrio Healer – The Eternal Getdown

*Arema Arega – Miro y te Veo – single

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Proper Dos – Firme Hina


ILLEGAL intern Radio #86 – Feb. 22, 2017

ILLEGAL intern Radio
Broadcasting Live on KUCI 88.9FM in Irvine, CA / www.kuci.org
Wednesday 6AM-8AM PST

Show #86 – Feb. 22, 2017
Special Guest: Lilliam Rivera author of The Education of Margo Sanchez


**Rufus T Firefly – Rio Wolf – Magnolia

**Bargou 08 – Le min ijina

Mon Laferte – Amor Completo – Mon Laferte (Vol 1)

Javier Arce – Clavel (single)

Vaya Futuro – Congelar (single)

Vaya Futuro – Dinobaby – Ideas a Medias

Desafinado – Garota de Ipanema – SoundCloud

La Yergos – Fragil – Magnetismo

Tito Puente – Pa’ Los Rumberos – Mas Mambo Mania

Lalo Guerrero – Marihuana Boogie – Chicas Patas Boogi

Quinto Sol – Freedom Fighter – Sociedad Suciedad

Gepe – Hambre – Estilo Libre

**Kinky – Te Vas (single)

Chicano Batman – Itotiani – Chicano Batman

**Future Islands – Ran (single)

Tomorrow Tulips – Untitled – Eternally Teenage

Hector Lavoe – El Dia de Suerte – El Cantante

Melody’s Echo Chamber – Some Time Alone, Alone – Melody’s Echo Chamber

Wampire – The Herse – Curiosity

**Ton Ton Macoutes – Oh No – Dinero

Downtown Boys – Haz Algo – S/T

Grenda – On My Way (Fax Remix) – Soundcloud

**Ela Minus – Juan Sent (single)

**Chico Mann & Captain Planet – Oye Bien – Night Visions

**Centavrvs – El Punto Final (single)

**Thievery Corporation – Strike the Root – The Temple of I & I



ILLEGAL intern Radio #85 – Feb. 15, 2017

ILLEGAL intern Radio #85 Feb 15, 2017

This week aired a couple interviews captured while at Opening Weekend of Zoot Suit at the Mark Taper. Interviews with both Eddie James Olmos and Cheech Marin. Also had a call-in to share info. on this Sunday’s upcoming event New Wave Cholas which included a give-aways to listeners.

Eduard James Olmos & Cheech Marin at the Opening of Zoot Suit

ARTIST – SONG – ALBUM/SOURCE (** indicates new release)

Buyepongo – Vamos A Gozar – Todo Mundo

**Here Lies Man – Eyes of The Law – Here Lies Man

**Sonar – Petle – Petle (Poland)

**The Holydrug Couple – Vase of Flowers – Soundtrack for Pantanal

**Kinky – Te Vas – single

**BBS – Monga Nunca – Vol. 1

**SOTEI – Obiata – SOTEI LP (Poland)

**Silverio – Tu Casa – single

Salon Acapulco – Bikini Lover (feat. Dan Solo)

**Manu Chao – Words of Truth – single

Los Nastys – Fumar Beber y Romper – Cannibal Business

Le Butcherettes – Demon Stuck In Your Eye = Cry Is for the Flies

Quitapenas – Me Llevaba – Quitapenas

**Quetzal – Espejos Vs. The Gaza – The Eternal Get Down

**Gaye Su Akyol –  Kendimden kaçmaktan – Hologram Imparatorlugu (Istanbul)

Leche – Leche Funk – single

Natural Resources – If There’s a Tomorrow – Underground Oldies Vol. 1

Barbara Mason – Yes, I’m Ready – Yes I’m Ready

Connie – Funky Little Beat – I Love My Freestyle Hits

Lalo Guerrero – Los Chucos Suaves – Los Chucos Suaves/Tequila split

Los Lobos with Lalo Guerrero – La Bamba – Papa’s Dream

Gogol Bordello – Immigraniada (Bassnectar Remix)

Cesar Sáez – Perdido – Perdido EP

Irene Diaz – Crazy Love (degruvme remix) – Soundcloud

Jósean Log – Beso – Háblate de Mi (http://joseanlog.com/)

BadBadNotGood – Speaking Gently – IV



ILLEGAL intern Radio Playlist #69 – 10/26/16

ILLEGAL intern Radio #69 – 10/26/16

After dropping off a friend in K-Town, I thought I’d hang around DTLA knowing The Pocket Rockets were playing at the 5 Star Bar. I try to bring my equipment in tow and had the opportunity to interview both The Pocket Rockets and The Schitzophonics after seeing their fun set of garage fuzz rock. Also had Delia & Fano of Cultura Y Más call in and share some of the events going on around Dia de los Muertos. They’ll have a booth over at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery’s Tree of Life Festival feat. Julieta Venegas, Buyepongo, Mitre, and more. Congrats to our winners for calling in.

Jump With Joey – Nuevo Ritmo Ska Cha Cha – Puro Eskañol Latin Ska Underground Vol. 3

Salon Victoria – La Noche Estaba Puesto – Puro Eskañol Latin Ska Underground Vol. 3

Voodoo Glow Skulls – el coo cooi – Firme (En Español)

Los Skarnales – Bomba 48 (ska mix) – Vatos Rudos

King Chango – Sin Ti – LAMC vol. 2

Celso Piña – Cumbia Sobre El Rio (feat. Control Machete & Blanquito Man – LAMC vol. 2

Boogaloo Assassins – Evil Ways – Old Love Dies Hard

**Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions – Let Me Get There (feat. Kurt Vile)- Until The Hunter

Gemma – Mirame – single

**Susto – Waves – & I’m Fine Today

Marajuh – Ke Pasa – Guerrero

Piñata Protest – Vato Perron (radio edit) – El Valiente https://youtu.be/VghHqLVew98

El Gran Silencio – Chuntaro Style – El Gran Silencio

LP3 & The Tragedy – Southland Hum – Southland Hum https://youtu.be/SSi9nmomgdk

**Brujeria – Pocho Aztlan (radio edit) – Pocho Aztlan

Alice Bag – Little Hypocrite – Alice Bag

The Schizophonics – Venus Trust – The Schizophonics EP

Julieta Venegas – Hoy No Quiero – Realmente Lo Mej

Alejandro y Maria Laura – Matrimonio – La Casa No Existe

Lila Downs – La Llorona – Border La Linea

Manu Chau – Me Gustas Tu – Próxima Estación: Esperanza

**Pa Ja Ma – Radio Girl – France Rocks Vol. 4

Buyepongo – Pegao – Todo Mundo

Saint Etienne – Nothing Can Stop Us – Foxbase Alpha

**Sofi Tukker – Matadora – Sofi Tukker

The Pocket Rockets – Somewhere We Can Be Alone – The Pocket Rockets

The Pocket Rockets – The End – single

**DJ Raff – Completed – Pirotecnia Vol. 2

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