New York, NY–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–September 4, 2007–The long days of summer are winding down and to celebrate the new school year, MTV Tr3s presents special episodes of “Sucker Free Latino” and “Indie 101” that take hosts L.Boogs and Marthin Chan back to high school to remind students of the importance of education and music.
“SUCKER FREE LATINO” FEATURING TOBY LOVE, SEPTEMBER 10TH at 4:30 PM
L.Boogs takes Toby Love back to his alma mater, South Bronx School of Science where he got his musical start as a member of the group Los Juveniles. Today Toby is topping the charts with hits like “Tengo un Amor, ” “Don’t Cry,” and “Amores Como el Tuyo.” His recent debut self-titled album “Toby Love” has already gone gold and he won two Latin Billboard Awards this year. Boogs and Toby get real with students about graduating high school, share their stories of struggle and success and then end the day with a special surprise performance by two of the students’ favorite artists.
“INDIE 101” A LA MARIACHI, SEPTMEBER 10TH AT 7 PM
“Indie 101” wants to help keep music alive in schools so host Marthin Chan pays a visit to Roosevelt High School in East Los Angeles and attends class…mariachi music class! With the help of the talented students, the Indie rocker practices scales and learns some classic mariachi songs. He then shares what he knows about the music industry and how students can apply the skills they learn in music class to help them advance in life.