(((Sonorama))) at SLOW & LOW: Community Lowrider Festival Aug.10th

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Sss..L..ow and Low is coming back for another amazing display of metal, machine, and the rich community of car lovers, lowrider fans, and crews that pour hours of time and skill in crafting… Continue reading

The Barrio of Imaginary Mighty Morphin Orphans! August 9th

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This art exhibit will summon painters, sculptors, printers, designers, illustrators, muralists, and street artists to explore imagination, curiosity, humor, and creatures in tribute to the barrio and the creative people working, learning, or… Continue reading

EL BuMP! Pilsen’s Monthly Funky Latin Vinyl Party

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Hola Sonorama fans, El Bump! is our latest monthly residency that takes place every first Friday each month at Harbee Liqour and Tavern. Located in the heart of Pilsen at 18th and Blue… Continue reading

Sonorama film screening: Marcelo Machado’s Tropicalia

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Sonorama is very excited to host a special Chicago screening of Marcelo Machado’s 2012 documentary Tropicalia, presented in collaboration with Mr. Bongo Records (UK). The brief but seminal period at the end of… Continue reading

Sonorama celebrates 4 Years of Vintage Latin Sounds!

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We are very excited to announce a special party celebrate 4 big years of celebrating/sharing/enjoying the music we love with the rest of you. With each year we’ve been able to work with… Continue reading

Chicano Groove Mix

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El disco es cultura! Indeed it is, for in those beautiful, scratched, dusty black platters ,often hidden behind colorful album covers, tattered dust sleeves, and gatefolds lays a rich musical history that begins… Continue reading

March Madness @Double Door, 3 great bands live!

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March is going to get explosive with some heavy global grooves, three great local bands bringing a pan-american array of influences together for one night at the Double Door. Fatbook, Bassell and the… Continue reading

(((Sonorama con Soul!!!))) mixtape

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      (((SONORAMA))) CON SOUL ! by Sonoramachicago on Mixcloud Señor Charly delivers a deep serving of rare soul Latino in his latest mixtape. Plenty of obscure goodies abound; soulful ballads, funky… Continue reading

Soul Togetherness Rare Soul Weekender!!! March 29-30th

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  Hi everyone, the time is right for some rare soul and this weekender in March is sure not to disappoint. Get ready Chicago this is going to be big, two full days… Continue reading

(((Sonorama))) Podcast: Latin Psychedelia, Past & Present

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Hello sonoramicos! Hope your year is off to a killer start, we’ve gotten ourselves into the studio to record our first podcast of 2014. In this edition we look at  the current vogue… Continue reading