Reuben Garza

Reuben Garza’s Journey with Tejano Music

Reuben Garza is no stranger to awards ceremonies, he has been inducted to the Hall of Fame of Conjunto Music in Alice, Corpus Christi and San Antonio, Texas, and he was also a Latin Grammy nominee for best Bajo Sexto player. Th...
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Marisa Quinn

Our Rising Star

Marisa Quinn, the McAllen born rising star, describes herself on her website as an actor, singer, model and visual artist. Marisa is a graduate of Brown University where she had the privilege of training at both the National Th...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Young Film Entrepreneurs

Michael Hartley, Maritza Hamill and Emmanuel Marquez teamed up this past weekend to participate in the 24 Hour Film Dash organized by CineSol Film Festival. Maritza is not only a good looking woman, she loves to write, and is a...
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Grupo Americanto

Prior to founding Grupo Americanto, Francisco “Frank” Rocha and his wife Lolis Vasquez de Rocha were starting a new life together in the beautiful colonial City of Guanajuato, Mexico. They both attended the Universi...
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The Music of the Rio Grande Valley

Arhoolie Records founder Chris Strachwitz once wrote that the musical traditions of the Tejanos of South Texas were influenced by not only Mexico, but also by their Anglo- American, African-American and immigrant neighbors like...
by Nydia O