A Mexican Sound
From the director of The Other Side of Immigration: a film that celebrates the music and culture of Mexico's Huasteca region.
New Kickstarter page
I recently launched a new Kickstarter campaign for my documentary A MEXICAN SOUND! I hope I can count on your generous support once again! I know we'll... Read more
Tonight's party in NYC is still on!
Just letting you know that tonight's party to celebrate A MEXICAN SOUND is still on at Casa Mezcal (86 Orchard St. in New York City). Live music by... Read more
Funding status and new plan
Thanks so much to the nearly-200 people who backed this project. It's been an amazing effort, but unfortunately I don't think we can reach the fundraising goal before Sunday's deadline.... Read more
the first "Lunch w/ The Director"
Today I had the pleasure of meeting 2 backers, Jill Pike and Carsten Schmidt, in Brooklyn. When Jill and Carsten backed A Mexican Sound,they chose the "Lunch w/ the... Read more
Join me for "An Evening of Mexican Music & Drink" - Sat. April 7, the night before the fundraising deadline
Let's celebrate! The Kickstarter campaign ends on Sunday April 8, so in collaboration with Casa Mezcal (a great Mexican venue/bar/restaurant) and Radio Jarocho (a great Mexican band), I'm planning an... Read more
New $25 Reward: DVD
I just added a new reward: Backers who pledge $25 or more are now eligible to receive a pre-release DVD of "A Mexican Sound" (this is in addition to the... Read more
The first 55
We're 5% to the goal. These 55 people have gotten us here. In no particular order, here are our generous backers to date. Thank you all from the bottom of... Read more
My favorite son huasteco albums
Day 3 of the Kickstarter campaign and we're up to $2,580 from 45 backers. Very exciting. But we still have much more to raise ($57,420) and not a lot of... Read more
The first 24 hours
So it's been a little over 24 hours since I launched the Kickstarter campaign, and I'm happy to report that we've already received $565 in pledges from 11 donors! That's... Read more