Posted by Elena del Valle on September 30, 2005
Chelina Vargas, host and co-producer of Indie 103.1FM “The Red Zone”
Chelina Vargas, host and co-producer of Indie 103.1FM “The Red Zone,” joined LA TV as talent booker for “LATV Live.” LATV’s September appearances include Reggaeton posterboy Daddy Yankee, Mexican rock supergroup Jaguares, and Warped Tour favorites Go Betty Go. This fall, Los Angeles-based bilingual youth network LATV will be featuring performances and interviews from popular names in Latino entertainment as well as up-and-coming talent. LATV, which recently won an Impact Award for “Excellence in Bilingual Television Broadcasting,” showcases top artists in several genres, including performances this fall from reggaeton posterboy Daddy Yankee, Mexican rock supergroup Jaguares, Warped Tour favorites Go Betty Go, platinum-selling urbano act Akwid, and Latin-alternative buzz band Volumen Cero.
Chelina Vargas is also known as “Cha-Cha” by loyal listeners of the “Red Zone” Latin-alternative radio show she co-produces and hosts on Indie 103.1FM in Los Angeles. At LATV, Vargas will develop "exciting and relevant content" to help boost the network’s bi-cultural audience and marketshare growth. She will be responsible for all music and entertainment-related bookings on “LATV Live.”