Episode 63: Songmessy

Esta semana we are muy excited to finally have on our longtime podcast primxs from SONGMESS! Richard and Beverly join us to talk about songs that highlight MESS! From cheating and lies to no-good fuckboys, we get all up in the delicious mess. And if you don’t know Songmess: you’re welcome.

Featuring music by Magic Juan, Nitty Scott, Sailor Fag, Mexican Entertainment System, Mazzy Star and Pimpinela.

Listen to Songmess here, and follow them on instagram, facebook and twitter.

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Meneito 27: The Morning After

On this week’s meneito we’re sharing all our feels about the midterm election results, and even get into a little political nerdery. You’re welcome. Of course we also get into the music on rotation this week, going all the way from Veracruz to Bogota and back to Nueva York because that is how we roll. Tune in for the diverse music selection, stay for the chisme.

Featuring music by Radio Jarocho, Zenen Zeferino, CERO39, Soy Emilia and Elvis Crespo.

Things we mentioned on the episode:

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Episode 62: Mentiras

This week we bring you songs about all sorts of lies. JK, they’re mostly about people lying to each other in relationships! Pónganse redi to dance while you scream “CALUMNIAS!” in your best telenovela voice while imagining those who have wronged you!

Things we mentioned in the episode:

Featuring music by Tito el Bambino ft De La Ghetto, Ivy Queen, Prince Royce, Aerophon, Lafame, and Brytiago ft Rafa Pabón.

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Meneito 26: Not a Jalogüín Episode

No hay trico tri this year fam! Vero was over the spooky tracks – pero Pérez leans in, por si les hace mucha falta el jalogüín. Instead we chat about weed slang, La Casa de las Flores, chill paris, and all the ways Vero is washed ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Featuring music by Fuete Billete, Mitre, and Entrópica.

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Episode 61: Favy Fav’s Life Story

This week we’re welcoming a very special guest. You probably know Favy Fav from his stellar podcast Latinos Who Lunch, but get ready to get to know him in a whole different way! From Guatemalan Christian Rock to Cypress Hill, we learn the most about one of our favorite Latino podcasters as he walks through the story of his life in music.

Featuring music by Los Voceros de Cristo, Antonio Aguilar, Banda Zeta, Banda Blanca, Cypress Hill and Girl in a Coma.

Follow Favy:
Instagram: @FavyFav
Podast: Latinos Who Lunch

Things we mentioned on the show:

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Meneito 25: The New New

On this week’s Meneito we’re bringing you three of our favorite songs that dropped in the last few weeks. We also share the surprising news of who is the most followed person on instagram (spoiler alert: it’s not Beyonce or any of the Kardashians) and talk about what it was like to record live with Bembona!

Featuring music by Cardi B., Selena Gomez, DJ Snake, Ozuna, CLUBZ, Ela Minus, Will Smith, Marc Anthony and Bad Bunny.

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Episode 60: Live with Bembona

We are SO! HYPE! to bring you our very first live taping! Last weekend we had the pleasure of interviewing Puerto Rican-Panamanian DJ, multi-platform artist, and activist Bembona at the New Latin Wave festival. Born & raised in Brooklyn, NY, Bembona’s work bridges the gap between POC communities, generations, activist work & beyond. She goes deep on Afrolatinidad and the artists who have inspired her work and her life. MIL GRACIAS to everyone who showed up and out for this event – lxs queremos muchísimo!

Featuring music by Celia Cruz, Ismael Rivera, Chocquibtown, Los Rakas, Tego Calderón, and Caribefunk.

Don’t forget to follow Bembona on Instagram and Twitter!

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Meneito 24: From Rom Coms to Baking Shows

What a fucking shitshow week, y’all! Pero look at us: we’re still here, you’re still here. De una manera u otra, pero seguimos. Today we’ve got some jams to soothe your weary souls, and we chat about some of the stuff we’ve been watching lately.

Featuring music by Kelela ft Princess Nokia, JUNGLEPUSSY, Cupcakke & Ms. Boogie; Reik; and Omar Apollo ft Teo Halm.

Also! Don’t forget to join us THIS WEEKEND (!!!) on September 30th in Brooklyn for the New Latin Wave festival! We’ll be recording a live episode with special guest DJ Bembona at 3pm. Use the code RadioMenea to get special $10 discounted tickets.

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Episode 59: Cumbia

This week we’re taking a tour around Latin America through one of our favorite genres–cumbia! We start with Colombia but journey through time and geography tracing some of the ways cumbia has evolved and been adopted by other Latin American countries.

Featuring music by Sonora Dinamita, Los Ángeles Azules, Natalia LaFourcade, La Yegros, Monsieur Perine, Vicentico, Los Hermanos Flores and Nicola Cruz.

Join us on September 30th in Brooklyn for the New Latin Wave festival! We’ll be recording a live episode with special guest DJ Bembona at 3pm. Use the code RadioMenea to get special $10 discounted tickets.

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Meneito 23: We’re back!

Did you miss us? After a lovely verano break we are baaack! In this week’s meneito we share a few of the songs we were listening to while we were gone. We also update you on our adventures while we were away, including how Pérez spent their time in Mexico, and Vero’s run-in with sea creatures at the queer beach. We also announce a very exciting event coming up at the end of this month!

Featuring music by Piso 21, Paulo Londra, Empress Of, Ha*Ash and Prince Royce.

Join us on September 30th in Brooklyn for the New Latin Wave festival! We’ll be recording a live episode with special guest DJ Bembona. Use the code RadioMenea to get special $10 discounted tickets.

We’re also offering a special discount to our tienda in honor of our return, so for a limited time, use the code MENEALO to get 10% any purchases.

The view from El Pipila of Guanajuato by Pérez

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