Son de Rey Puts Tejano / Norteño Twist on Nicky Jam’s “El Amante”

Nicky Jam, has gone Norteño! Sort of… We’re celebrating the re-release of our single  “El Amante” a cover of the Nicky Jam hit single with a Tejano Twist.

The video features Son de Rey lead vocalist Luis Miguel Ramírez accompanied by Deborah Moreno at Richard Moya Park in Austin, Texas

The song was arranged by David Moreno in collaboration with Grammy Winner Fabian Hernandez, Armando Aussenac, and Raphael Flores.

The video was filmed by Austin Kilcullen  and produced by lead vocalist of the Son de Rey, Luis Miguel Ramírez.

Son de Rey To Open Up 2015 Pachanga Latino Music Festival

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Damas y Caballeros… Pachanga Fest happens this Saturday May, 16 at Fiesta Gardens in Austin. Son de Rey is thrilled to open up the festival on the NPR alt.Latino/KUTX Stage at 2 PM. The concert will feature performances by Kinky, Ceci Bastida, Irene Diaz, Compass, Mala Rodriguez, Enjambre, and more.

KUTX recently featured Son de Rey’s single “Ese Agosto (Dimelo)” as Song of the Day. Listen here and download the track for free all week! Tune into 98.9 FM all week for more Son de Rey and Pachanga Fest news.

Catch SDR Friday morning on FOX 7’s Good Day Austin at 9:55 AM. They’ll be performing a few songs off the latest album Ojos Azules. Click here to order a physical copy of the album on our website.

Saturday the group will put on a show for the books! Remember to catch them live at 2 PM. RSVP here to put it on your calendar. Merchandise will be available for purchase.

So remember to pack your favorite chanclas, and get ready for an amazing time!

Son de Rey Will Launch New Album With May 2 Release Party

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Physical copies of the Ojos Azules Album are now available for pre-order!

Physical copies of the Ojos Azules Album are now available for pre-order!

Son de Rey will celebrate the release of their first full length album “Ojos Azules” with a concert at Spider House Ballroom. There will also be performances by Como Las Movies and ¡Oh Antonio + His Imaginary Friends! Don’t forget to RSVP here on Facebook to stay up to date on the latest news. Tickets can be purchased on TicketFly, or at the door for $10. Doors open at 8:30.

Son de Rey was also recently nominated by KUTX to battle it out for a showcase at this year’s Pachanga Latino Music Festival. Vote for Son de Rey by clicking ‘like’ on their photo. Feel free to share it, and tag your friends.

Physical copies of the Ojos Azules album are now available for pre-order.

The “Ojos Azules” album includes remastered songs from the “Ojos Azules – EP”  (written by lead vocalist Luis Mikael and composed by David Moreno) and five new tracks, including remakes of Los Angeles Azules’ “El Listón de Tu Pelo,” Phases’ “Yo La Veo,” and a Cumbia-Spanglish version of Wham’s “Careless Whisper.”

Click here to pre-order your copyDigital release will be available May 8, on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and other online music stores.

Son de Rey To Perform At Poteet Strawberry Festival 4/12

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After 3 years, we’re making our return to the Poteet Strawberry Festival this Sunday. Catch our show at 2 PM from the Bud Light stage.

Next week, join us at Güero’s Oak Garden Thursday April 16 as we’ll be celebrating “Selena Day” with a special tribute during our show.

Friday April 17, we’re heading out to San Antonio, Texas for a show with A.B. Quintanilla and the Kumbia All-Stars, and Ricky Valenz. That evening we’re back in Austin for Peligrosa Fridays at Empire Control room with Este Vato, & Happy Colors. RSVP Here.

Catch more of our show dates on our website.

RSVP now to our official album release party. Click here.

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Feb. 12 Is Officially Son de Rey Day in Austin, Texas. Watch Us Debut Our New Single LIVE Online.

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We’d liked to thank the ATX Music Office​ for officially proclaiming February 12, 2015 as “Son de Rey Day” in the city of Austin, Texas. We are honored to receive this special recognition.

We were allowed to create a few “rules” for the day, so please join in the fun:

1. Drink a Bud Light (if you’re of age)
2. Dance a cumbia
3. Eat at your favorite Mexican Restaurant

We’ll debut a new single of ours “Este Agosto (Dimelo)” with a special performance at City Hall this afternoon. You can join us in person, or stream our performance at 5:30pm today online via http://www.atxn.tv, watch on Time Warner Cable and Grande Communications Channel 6, or AT&T U-Verse Channel 99

Get more event details here.

Thanks for all the love and support.

Be blessed!

Son de Rey to Perform At Stony Point HS Project Graduation Party 1/17

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Son de Rey is giving back to the Round Rock community this weekend with a special concert benefitting Stony Point High School Project Graduation.

What is Project Graduation? The event is a nationally recognized alcohol and drug free party designed to give high school graduates a safe alternative to celebrating their special night. Statistics have shown that students celebrating on the evening of graduation can experience one of the most dangerous nights of their young lives.

The show is open to the public. Tickets are $5 in advance, $8 at the door.

All ages are welcome!

Event details:
Location: Stony Point High School Cafeteria
Address: 1801 Tiger Trail, Round Rock
Stony Point High School Project Graduation Website

Additional Shows To Check Out In January:

1/23 – Flamingo Cantina
10 PM – 1 AM – Austin, TX

1/31 – El Sol Y La Luna
9 – 11 PM – Austin, TX

Also, the Austin Chronicle has opened it’s Annual Music Poll. Take the time to vote for Son de Rey as Best Latin Band. Click here to vote.

Vote For Son de Rey In The Austin Chronicle 2015 Music Poll

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The Austin Chronicle has released it’s 2014 – 2015 music poll for the 33rd Annual Austin Music Awards. It’s time to show appreciation for your favorite local music artists!

Last year, Son de Rey was nominated for 3 Austin Music Awards, including Best New Band, Best Latin Band, and Best Latin Traditional Band in Austin.

Think we can do it again this year? Show your support and cast your vote today by clicking HERE, and heading on over to the Music Poll.

Vote Son de Rey for
* Best Band In Austin
* Best Latin Band

Also feel free to cast a vote for any of our individual band members, including:

Deborah MorenoFemale Vocals
Luis RamirezMale Vocals
David MorenoKeyboards
Marc RuizDrums/Percussion
Eric CalistriGuitar
David Moreno Sr.Bass

Visit this link to vote: http://www.austinchronicle.com/polls/musicpoll/14/

Keep in tune with us throughout the month… Thanks for your continued support!

Catch Son de Rey’s Next Shows:

January 17 – Stony Point Project Graduation, Round Rock, TX
January 31 – El Sol Y La Luna – Austin, TX
February 6 – El Rincon – Pflugerville, TX
February 12 – Austin City Hall “Son de Rey Day” – Austin, TX

Download the Ojos Azules – EP here. Nos vemos!!!