2019 Fiesta de la Flor Lineup Announced

2019 Fiesta de la Flor Lineup Announced

By Suzanne Freeman – 101CorpusChristi.com – Photo: Courtesy photo. Photo: New Selena cups are now available at Stripes locations, kicking off the excitement that builds around the upcoming 2019 Fiesta de la Flor. The Tejano Lowrider Extravaganza joins this...
CD review – This is Lowrider Soul

CD review – This is Lowrider Soul

By John Clarke – INews.co.uk – Photo Not Credited. Photo: This is Lowrider Soul 1962-1970 – Kent CDKEND 482 Welcome to a new genre of soul. Although “new” might be stretching it a bit as Lowrider Soul is a well-established southern Californian trend...
How My Southeast L.A. Culture Got to Japan

How My Southeast L.A. Culture Got to Japan

By Walter Thompson-Hernández – NYTimes.com – Image Capture: Walter Thompson Hernandez | The New York Times. I grew up in southeast Los Angeles, the son of an African-American father and Mexican mother, and the concept of identity is a theme that has been...
Lowrider Firsts

Lowrider Firsts

San José Public Library – SJPL.org – Image Not Credited. On December 15, 2018, the San Jose Public Library – California Room opened its first ever lowrider exhibit, Story and King: San Jose’s Lowrider Culture. With lowrider jams played by DJ...
Welcome to the Wild World of Tokyo’s Underground Lowrider Culture

Welcome to the Wild World of Tokyo’s Underground Lowrider Culture

By Ken Saito | Filed to: Lowrider Photo Not Credited. “No Music, No Life.” In the heart of Shibuya, home of Tokyo’s youth culture, there’s a massive multi-story Tower Records shop with that sign hung in the middle of it. Much like that outdated shop standing tall in...