San Francisco Public Library

Latin Music U.S.A. -- Movie, Part 2

12:00 - 2:00

Main Library

Koret Auditorium

100 Larkin St.

Latin Music U.S.A. -- Part 2 (2009, 120 min.)

A new generation of Mexican Americ ans raised on rock, rhythm and blues, and country expresses their cultural identity through Chicano rock, latin rock, and Tejano.  Latin pop explodes with the success of mainstream artists, while many Latino youth gravitate toward urban fusions of reggaeton and rap.  (In English)

Related Exhibition: American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music

“American Sabor” was created by Experience Music Project and organized for travel by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. The exhibition, its national tour and related programs are made possible by Ford Motor Company Fund.