Chicago’s Latinx music scene is having a second. If you’ve been within the Windy City anytime within the final 12 months, likelihood is you understand new technology of younger Latinx artists is making its mark on town’s complicated musical panorama, carrying the torch for the Midwestern metropolis’ longstanding punk, hip-hop, and digital scenes. Though segregation and gentrification have lengthy plagued Chicago’s neighborhoods, its Latinx residents are resilient, and can battle to proceed creating artwork of their houses, irrespective of the obstacles.
This weekend, Red Bull Music Festival is highlighting town’s Latinx artists. Xicago will incorporate artists from throughout town right into a two-stage, all-ages pageant. The lineup consists of a few of the metropolis’s future hometown heroes, like R&B vedette Kaina, avant pop upstart Tatiana Hazel, and 17-year-old indie pop prodigy VICTOR! Mainstays like DJ crew Pachanga, in addition to Dos Santos, DJ Boi Jeanius, Navarro, and extra are additionally slated to look. To add to the joy, advance tickets are below $10, so you’ll be able to be a part of the flip up with out breaking the financial institution.
Check out the flyer beneath, designed by Chicana illustrator Runsy.
Xicago takes place on November 11, 2018, beginning at four p.m. To buy tickets and take a look at the complete lineup, head over to Red Bull’s web site.