Kansas City, MO | (Indie/Latin/Rock)
- Virtual Musikfest stream – Monday, August 3, 8:10pm-ish
- Official Website
Latinx rock ‘n ‘rollers and activists, Making Movies, released their third album ameri’kana May 2019, and its apparent why Rolling Stone says, “this band is breaking down walls in the United States.” Collaborating with legends Los Lobos Rubén Blades and the late Lou Reed has NPR Music placing ‘ameri’kana’ on its Best Music of 2019
Salsa icon Rubén Blades joined forces with the band to release three singles on ameri’kana: No Te Calles, Cómo Perdonar (ft. Flor De Toloache) and Delilah, a song co-written by Blades and Lou Reed. Grammy.com called Delilah an “epic musical collaboration brought together by the topic of immigration” and NPR Music placed “No Te Calles: on its Best Music of 2019 (so far).
The band has toured extensively, appearing with the likes of Arcade Fire, Rubén Blades, Los Lobos, Hurray For the Riff Raff, Bomba Estereo, Galactic, Jesse & Joy, Flor De Toloache, Los Rakas, and Thievery Corporation.