Host: gWEN HERNANDEZ – Nenny G
The Latin Connection celebrates alternative, contemporary and classic Latin American music. The show exposes established and new artists from the Spanish-speaking world in the USA, Mexico, Central America, South America, and Spain.
From Tucson, Nogales AZ, and Mazatlan, Mexico, Gwendoline Hernandez – Nenny G has been a KXCI DJ since 2016 and has subbed for shows like Your Morning Brew, The Chicano Connection, The Morning Music Mix, and Sabor Del Barrio. Nenny G has hosted the Monday Early Morning Music Mix and most recently The Saturday Morning Cafe. Always a joy to play music for KXCI listeners, the Latin Connection is Nenny G’s dream show.
The intro theme is Soul Bossa Nova by Quincy Jones. The 9 PM station ID features an excerpt of Azul, a song by Agustín Lara, performed by Toña la Negra. The outro theme is 10,000 Pesos by Beck. For more background music used in the show please see playlist below.