The Coco's Barrio Podcast

LatinX OnAir with a Satirical Flare. A Cross Between SNL and Old Time Radio.

JULY 2022

Our 3-part series of Gentrify This will host a fantastic conversation with renowned hip-hop artist Dessa, music artist Nicolas Carter brings stories and music to el barrio, "La Casa del Chime" is parodied by Teatro del Pueblo's acting troupe, and more!

MARCH 2022

Coco’s Barrio celebrates Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day with a three-part episode. Our musical guest Maria Isa keeps us dancing throughout, our acting troupe presents the two-part Women on the Move story, and our guest Karen Mary Davalos talks with Coco about Chicana art in our culture.

NOV 2021

Explore the challenges of navigating the American immigration system through parody and music from Mestifonia, Cathy Piñeiro and Mariachi Internacional. Teatro del Pueblo acting troupe brings to life an Immigration Rhapsody. Don’t miss Coco’s conversation with Veena Iyer, Executive Director of the Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota.

JULY 2021

Listen to "DACA Rising," a tribute to our Dreamers who deserve to call the US home.
Our musical guests include Alfama Duo performing their unique style from progressive rock to fado and flamenco, satirical parodies by Teatro del Pueblo’s acting troupe, and much more.

FEB 2021

As the earth cries out for help and warns us about an unsustainable future, will we humans rise up to the challenge or will animals need to take the reins to save the planet? 

Featuring musical guest Ina Yukka and an interview with local Twin Cities artists Xavier Tavera and Tina Tavera, this episode isn’t one to miss!


These episodes of Cocos Barrio celebrate the Holidays with Latin American Christmas music, satirical content, and an interview with Tony Machado.


Featuring an interview with Ruby Lee, CLUES and LatinoLEAD President.



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St. Paul, MN 55107

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