Tag Archives: Afro-Latin

Playlist: Grupo Lokito (August 2021)

Playlist: Grupo Lokito (August 2021)

On Sunday 15th of August, from 5PM to 7PM, Grupo Lokito and their flavourful vibes will brighten up the Garrison Church in Woolwich for our next Sounds of the World event. Their high-spirited and dynamic Afro-Latin and Afro-Cuban sound is made for dancing and to leave behind all the hustle-and-bustle...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #500 – 10 Year Celebration

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #500 – 10 Year Celebration

Ten years of making radio and 500 podcasts, that’s what Mukambo is celebrating this week. So we have a special program talking you through the very vest albums of those ten years. Get ready for a trans-Atlantic trip going from Africa over Latin America to Europe, and a pan-African ride...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #489 – Afro-Colombian Take-Over

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #489 – Afro-Colombian Take-Over

Plenty of Afro-Colombian music on Radio Mukambo this week. Starting with the marimba and percussion driven Batea, debut album by Bejuco, a powerful band rooted in the Colombian Pacific with a fresh and contemporary feeling. We also listen to a new single by Abelardo Carbono x Meridian Brothers and a...
Daily Discovery: Reza Forte – BaianaSystem Feat. BNegão

Daily Discovery: Reza Forte – BaianaSystem Feat. BNegão

‘Reza Forte’ is the first single extracted from BaianaSystem’s new album Navio Pirata.   The LP is the first chapter of a three-act project titled OXEAXEEXU exposing the Afro-Latin and Afro-Brazilian connection and reflecting on the experiences the musicians went through the last months, both concerning the pandemic and political situation...
Daily Discovery: Liberato Kani – Kaykunapi

Daily Discovery: Liberato Kani – Kaykunapi

Have a sneak peek into Peruvian singer/songwriter, MC and activist Liberato Kani‘s brand new album Pawaspay, released on the 2nd of February: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3G2o-XCfF4…   In the new album, the Quechua rapper develops his distinctive style even further, fine-tuning the blending of hip-hop with Andean, Amazonian and Afro-Peruvian traditional music.  
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #463 – Wild Turtle Groove

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #463 – Wild Turtle Groove

Strange title? Not if you listen to La Gallera Social Club‘s fourth album “Tortuga Salvaje”, a surprising journey through the energy of Latin American folk, centuries-old Amerindian and Afro-Venezuelan traditions meeting the cosmic tones of the 70’s and contemporary digital experiments. We also listen to new singles by Afro Iná...