On the cover of Oakland Magazine – September 2015

Diana Gameros - Oakland Magazine

It’s a very strange feeling to go to the supermarket, start placing your produce on the belt, look up and find your face on the magazine rack.  Thank you Oakland Magazine for featuring me… on the cover! A first one for me, what an honor. A big thank you as well to Andrew Gilbert for the interview and for […]

Natalia Lafourcade me invita a cantar “Piensa en Mi” en el SF JAZZ Center.

Muy contenta de compartirles que la bella Natalia Lafourcade me invitó a cantar una canción con ella el 23 de Julio en su concierto del SFJAZZ Center Miner Auditorium (el lugar con la acústica más espectacular que he escuchado!!). Todo se dio a raíz de una visita que hizo el año pasado a SF para participar […]

Singing with “Los Dreamers” at Biennial of the Americas in Denver

Very excited to have been invited to play in Denver with Los Dreamers (a music collaboration led by Raul Pacheco (Ozomatli) and Shawn King (DeVotchka), performing songs about immigration and American identity at this year’s Biennial of the Americas in Denver, Co. Featured singers are Stephen Brackett (Flobots), and Luz Mendoza (Y La Bamba).  Performance […]

Performing with the Oakland East Bay Symphony on March 27th, 2015

Oakland East Bay Symphony

I am really happy to announce that I will be performing with the Oakland East Bay Symphony this year, on March 27th at the beautiful Paramount Theatre of the Arts as they present music and artists of mexican origin for the concert “Notes from Mexico“. I cannot tell you how excited and honored I am! I will be playing […]

My Video “Ligerita” Is Featured On NPR’s Alt.Latino And All Songs Considered

So excited and honored to have been featured on NPR’s Alt. Latino last week and on All Songs Considered this week! Here’s the story: I was one of the 7,000 musicians who submitted a video for NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert Contest. The winner was “Fantastic Negrito“, an Oakland-based singer (yay!! Bay Area represents!) but NPR featured other musicians that they loved […]

Receiving the 2014 Emerging Leader Award from the Chicana/Latina Foundation


The Chicana Latina Foundation has selected me to receive the 2014 Emerging Leader Award for my music and activism. I feel extremely humbled and honored by this mention as I know there are so many others who work really hard to make a positive impact in the community. Also, receiving the Legacy Award will be Sheila E., a Grammy […]

My video “Soy Tu Mar” on Mother Jones!

Soy Tu Mar (I am Your Sea)

Really happy to announce to you that my  video “Soy Tu Mar” (filmed by SolArt at Crystal Cove beach) was featured on Mother Jones online for the note “5 Dazzling Female Singers on the rise” by Maddie Oatman.    

Pedal Powered Music Tour in Oahu, Hawaii


I will be traveling to Hawaii along with a group of musicians and activists from the Bay Area to bring pedal powered music to the island for the first time. Our goal is to bring the Bicycle Music Festival to Hawaii in 2015, starting with this trip to Oahu in December 2014, sharing our music and stories about a brighter […]

MEX-I-AM Festival: live it to believe it


I feel very honored to be one of the artists featured on the four-day festival MEX I AM: Live it to believe it on a section called “Ideas: North and South of the Border” which also includes performances and talks by some of the brightest and most influential Mexicans in their fields of expertise around the world. I will […]

“Canciones del Mar: Songs of the Sea” aboard the historic ship Balclutha.


I have played all sorts of concerts in all kinds of venues but “Canciones del Mar; Songs of the Sea” (curated by Charlie Gurke from We Players) is a very unique and fun concert because our performance will happen aboard a beautiful historic ship, the Balclutha, in the San Francisco Maritime National Museum.   For […]