John Dean Alfone
With a BA from Columbia University in the City of New York and an MFA from the City College of New York, John Dean Alfone is a freelance journalist who works in the film/television industry.

Exploring the Vibrant Sound and Culture of “Latinapalooza” with Musician Patricia Vonne at SXSW

Patricia Vonne is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Vonne’s music is a blend of different genres, including rock, folk, country, & Tex-Mex and she has released several albums throughout her career, including “Firebird”, “Rattle My Cage”, “Top of the Mountain”, and “Viva Bandolera”. In addition


SXSW 2023 – Controlled Chaos

If in the words of John Steinbeck the best-laid plans often go awry, “controlled chaos” seems to be the operative expression to describe South-by-Southwest (SXSW) 2023. With so many offerings and tracks to choose from, at some point & on some level it seems prudent