Tag Archives: Colombia

Daily Discovery: Combo Chimbita – Oya

Daily Discovery: Combo Chimbita – Oya

Combo Chimbita, a New York-based Latinx quartet of Colombian origin, just released a new single from their upcoming album IRE, out in January 2022 via ANTI-. As Carolina Oliveros, the lead singer of the ‘Tropicalfuturist’ band, explained, “Oya is a very powerful feminine deity, goddess of storms and winds, guardian of cemeteries, and...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #505 – Tribute to Scratch: Rest in Dub

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #505 – Tribute to Scratch: Rest in Dub

Last Sunday the Upsetter Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, the greatest producer of reggae history, passed away aged 85. He left us a wealth of reggae and dub music from Bob Marley and The Congos to contemporary collaborations with bands from around the globe. We listen to some of his work with...
Daily Discovery: Canto a Bachué – Amaru Tribe

Daily Discovery: Canto a Bachué – Amaru Tribe

Amaru Tribe are a folktronica duo based in Melbourne formed by Australian-Colombian musicians Oscar Jimenez and Katherine Gailer. ‘Canto A Bachué’, their latest single, brings forward their very own ‘Oceanic cumbia’ creating a musical bridge between the Latin American and Australian cultural roots of the artists. The song is enriched...
Daily Discovery: Acid Coco –  Hoy Como Siempre

Daily Discovery: Acid Coco – Hoy Como Siempre

Electro-Caribbean Colombian duo Acid Coco recently released their brand-new single “continuing and evolving their signature electro-punk-cumbia sound”.   ‘Hoy Como Siempre’ comes eight months after the publication of the duo’s debut album “Mucho Gusto” (El Palmas Music) and anticipates their second LP, out later this year.   Find more info...