â€˜The Latin Alternativeâ€™ Expands To WXPN
April 19, 2012 at 11:07 AM (PT)
"THE LATIN ALTERNATIVE," the country’s first nationally syndicated public radio show specializing in Latin rock, funk, hip-hop and electronic music, kicks off its fourth year with its debut in PHILADELPHIA on UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA Triple WXPN on SUNDAY, APRIL 22nd.
The Show is co-hosted by two of the genre’s leading experts, JOSH NOREK (co-founder of the LATIN ALTERNATIVE MUSIC CONFERENCE and frontman of HIP HOP HOODÍOS) and ERNESTO LECHNER (contributing writer for the LOS ANGELES TIMES and author of the book Rock en Español: The Latin Alternative Rock Explosion).
THE LATIN ALTERNATIVE is produced and syndicated by Triple A WEXT in ALBANY, NY. It also airs in LOS ANGELES, CHICAGO, SAN FRANCISCO, ROCHESTER, ONTARIO and QUEBEC.
"When you're looking for a place to discover a broad range of Hispanic music, THE LATIN ALTERNATIVE is a great source of music discovery," said BRUCE WARREN, WXPN PD. "For one hour each week, JOSH and ERNESTO curate an important music experience for listeners. We're excited to offer this show to our audience."