Performing with my trio at SFJAZZ Center on Saturday July 23rd, 2016


I’m thrilled to be back at SFJAZZ Center (Joe Henderson Lab) on Saturday, July 23rd to play two shows with my trio, Patrick Wolff on tenor sax and clarinet and Thomas Edler on upright bass. We are preparing a sweet set that will include originals, traditional tunes from México that I learned from my uncles and grandmother, an arrangement of a song by a contemporary […]

Performing my Song “SB1070″ with the San Francisco Civic Symphony at Nourse Theater this Sunday 4/3

San Francisco Civic Symphony

This Sunday, April 3rd  I will be collaborating with the San Francisco Civic Symphony, conducted by David Möschler at the Nourse Theater in SF. I will be performing my song SB1070, orchestrated by Yvette Holzwarth. SB1070 is on my album Eterno Retorno and this a song I wrote in response to the anti-immigration bill passed in Arizona in 2010. The orchestral […]

My Video “Bajo El Sol” is Featured on NPR’s Alt.Latino

DIANA GAMEROS -CHAIR SQUARE by Cristina Isabl Rivera

So excited and honored to have been featured on NPR’s Alt. Latino a few weeks ago! This year NPR held another Tiny Desk Concert contest to invite musicians to submit videos performing an original song behind or near a desk. I was one of the 6,100 musicians who submitted. This time, my friend and film maker Cristina […]

Thank you 2015! 2016 Shows Announced: SFJAZZ Center, Nourse Theater, YBCA Forum.

DIANA GAMEROS photo by Claudio Nalerio

(Versión en español abajo) Dear Friends! I feel so grateful for everything I received and all that happened in my life in 2015: I made so many beautiful new friendships, I traveled, I learned new life lessons, I said good-bye to a long term musical relationship and I loved and received tons of love. Thank […]

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

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 […]