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Lineups Revealed for Rancho Alegre, CMT Awards, Float Fest
Festivals log notable location changes, too
"...Southwest off your festival calendar, add three more events: Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Festival, the CMT Music Awards, and..."

March 19, 2024 Music Post by Carys Anderson

Rancho Alegre Fundraises to Save Their Conjunto Festival During AmplifyATX
Cut from city arts funding, Alegre aims to raise 35k this week
"...Organizers of the Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Festival say the spring festival is..."

Feb. 28, 2023 Music Post by Chad Swiatecki

Rancho Alegre Fights to Be the Cadillac of Conjunto Festivals
The music fest returns the native Texas genre Downtown where it once flourished
"...stage at Stubb's during day three of the all-free Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Festival, East Austin native Cuellar and..."

May 3, 2019 Music Feature by César E. López Linares

Rancho Alegre Conjunto Festival Hangs On to Unmistakably Tejano Traditions
From buzzworthy family band Baraja de Oro to local mainstay Los Pinkys
"...the fits among Saturday and Sunday fans at Austin’s Rancho Alegre Conjunto Festival. Attendees from as far as Corpus..."

May 2, 2023 Music Post by Nayeli Portillo

Eight April Music Festivals In and Around Austin
From Rancho Alegre to Austin Blues, April offers ample opportunities
"...on the central, far out, and totally free (see: Rancho Alegre) events below. The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show305 South Congress,..."

April 7, 2023 Music Feature by The Music Staff

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Fest, Borzoi, International Jazz Day, Ladyfang, Juan Wauters, and more
"...Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Festival..."

April 29, 2022 Music Column by Raoul Hernandez

ATX Conjunto Constant Chencho Flores Dies at 91
Accordionist bridged decades of music on Sixth Street
"...and try to look at his fingers,” Flores told Rancho Alegre Radio’s Baldomero Frank Cuellar in a 2017 interview...."

Jan. 13, 2021 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Madeleine Leigh, HONK TX, and Eclipse Mania Leads Our Crucial Concerts
Find some sounds to match the celestial sights this week
"...Am Park parade, 1-6pm. HONK.   – Raoul Hernandez Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Festival..."

April 5, 2024 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

We Have an Issue: Spring Treats, Fantastic Comics, and Best of Austin Finalists
In this week's issue, we celebrate Austin's comic book artists and authors, and reveal the 875 nominees up for Best of Austin Awards
"...location reports and photo galleries from Austin Psych Fest, Rancho Alegre Conjunto Festival, and Antone's Austin Blues Festival...."

May 5, 2023 Column by Kimberley Jones

Austin’s Accordion Godfather Camilo Cantu Never Recorded, So Johnny Degollado Made an Album in Tribute
The Montopolis Kid records an homage to a conjunto force of nature
" this story of rhythm, respect, and honor is Rancho Alegre Records. The Austin-based nonprofit run by Frank Cueller..."

April 15, 2022 Music Feature by Gary Lindsey

Faster Than Sound: Gary Keller’s Austin Music Movement Shifts Resources
Major music advocacy funding impacted by the COVID-19 crisis
"...also honored following his passing by Texas Folklife and Rancho Alegre. Find a 2017 Spanish-language interview with the Tejano..."

April 10, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Is the Net Neutrality Repeal Another Blow to Tex-Mex Musicians and Broadcasters?
Bidi bidi bom bom
"...Piper LeMoine and Baldomero Frank Cuellar run Rancho Alegre Radio, a homegrown, preservationist nonprofit that recently staged..."

July 6, 2018 Music Feature by César E. López Linares

Playback: Strictly Conjunto
“We don’t want this music to die” – Johnny Degollado
"...less than one-tenth full. In its fifth year, the Rancho Alegre Conjunto Festival again secured Red River's largest venue..."

May 11, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

New Austin Music Worth Your Bandwidth This Week
Dallas Acid blows some bubbles, KUTX remembers the Armadillo, and more music for the moment

Aug. 14, 2020 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Tejano Innovator Manuel “Cowboy” Donley Passes at 92
“We took romantic boleros and put in an orchestra background”
"...Flores, came onto our radar via Piper LeMoine of Rancho Alegre:..."

June 28, 2020 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Live Music Recommendations for the Weekend
JMBLYA, a conjunto fest, and more weekend sounds to keep you busy
"...more make a day of it. – Clara Wang Rancho Alegre Conjunto Festival..."

May 4, 2018 Music Post by The Music Staff

Live Music Recommendations: April 13-19
Texas Independence Fest grinds, Ibeyi smooths it out, and more
"...Boosters Rancho Alegre Radio and Austin Vida continue their Tardeada series..."

April 12, 2018 Music Post by The Music Staff

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