Rambo Salinas is a self-educated music historian from Alice, Texas. Once relocated to Minneapolis in 2001, Salinas curated dance nights and started digging deeper into Chicano music history, collecting records and researching labels. He worked at The Bedlam Theatre, managing sound and teaching youth to run programs. He returned to Texas in 2012 to find living artists, collect stories and archive the music. Salinas has spent over a decade traveling with records, sharing knowledge and the sounds of South Texas through radio shows and dance nights. He currently manages Friends of Sound which specializes in Texas and Latino music.