Heartbeat of Mexico

Hailing from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, Kinky is a Grammy Award-winning five-piece band with a distinct electronic sound with hints of rock and funk influences. Originally a trio composed of vocalist/guitarist Gilberto Cerezo, keyboardist/programmer Ulises Lozano, and guitarist Carlos Chairez, they were soon joined by drummer Omar Gongora and bassist …continue reading

featured graphic for Heartbeat of Mexico at Musco Center for the Arts during COVID-19

Heartbeat of Mexico, now in its fifth year, caps Musco Center’s free @THEMUSCO-Online series with two free events that bring the spirit of the annual community festival into individual homes. This celebration of Mexican-American art and culture is presented with our longtime collaborators, the Chapman Latinx Staff and Faculty Forum. …continue reading

heartbeat of mexico

“A grand fiesta” (OC Register) returns to Orange County with the fourth annual Heartbeat of Mexico festival. Last year’s gathering drew more than 6,500 people to the Musco Center for the Arts and Aitken Arts Plaza at Chapman University over Memorial Day weekend in a gathering of Mexican culture. The …continue reading