The annual Latin Alternative Music Conference is returning to NYC for its 2013 installment this week. It begins today (7/9), and runs through Saturday (7/13). It begins with two free, all ages hip hop shows: the first happens in Crotona Park today (7/9) with Joell Ortiz and RSVB; and then there's another in Central Park on Wednesday (7/10) a Summerstage show with Fat Joe, Cuarto Poder, and Los Rakas.
For the non-free shows, online registration is now closed, but there will be a $299 walk-up registration at The New Yorker Hotel from Wednesday to Friday. Check out the rest of the week's lineup, which includes shows at various venues like Mercury Lounge, SOBs, Propsect Park, and others, below...
LAMC -- 2013 Lineup
Tues 7/9: Joell Ortiz + RVSB (DJ Raff vs. DJ Bitman) - Crotona Park
Wed 7/10: Fat Joe, Los Rakas, Cuarto Poder - Central Park SummerStage
Wed 7/10: Torreblanca, DaPuntoBeat, La Vela Puerca, Los Master Plus,Ulises Hadjis, ViniloVersus - Mercury Lounge
Thurs 7/11: Lila Downs, Natalia Clavier, Pamela Rodriguez, DJ Raul Campos- Central Park SummerStage
Thurs 7/11: Alex Anwandter, Carla Morrison, Astro, Ulises Hadjis, ViniloVersus, Mitre, Sol Fernandez, Torreblanca, Catupecu Machu- SOB's Acoustic Showcase
Thurs 7/11: Natalia Lafourcade, Fofe Y Los Fetiches, Catupecu Machu, Bareto, Astro - Gramercy Theatre
Thurs 7/11: "Our Latin Thing" Film Screening- Marcus Garvey Park
Fri 7/12: Nortec Collective Presents: Bostich + Fussible, Mexican Institute of Sound, Mariachi Flor de Toloache- Celebrate Brooklyn
Fri 7/12: WAR, DJ Afro - Crotona Park
Sat 7/13: Julieta Venegas, Carla Morrison, Alex Anwandter- Central Park SummerStage
Sat 7/13: 'From Mambo To Hip-Hop: A South Bronx Tale' Film Screening - Crotona Park