Tag Archives: Colombia

Daily Discovery: Frente Cumbiero – Jaley Jaley (Video Oficial)

Daily Discovery: Frente Cumbiero – Jaley Jaley (Video Oficial)

Colombian ‘Tropicanibalist’ Frente Cumbiero just released a video for their tune ‘Jaley Jaley’ extracted from their latest album Cera Perdida: https://ffm.to/ej91v8m The album, published in November on Biche, is a “very Frente Cumbiero” response to 2020, reflecting on the Colombian state of affairs and the protests happening around the country...
Daily Discovery: Carthnage Feat  Dat García – La Sequía (Original Mix)

Daily Discovery: Carthnage Feat Dat García – La Sequía (Original Mix)

It’s Earth day and there’s nothing to celebrate, but much to fight for… Get some momentum going with London-based producer and DJ Carthnage‘s new single “La Sequía” featuring Argentinian singer/songwriter and beatmaker Dat Garcia out now on Salgari Records: https://salgarirecords.bandcamp.com/album/carthnage-feat-dat-garci-a-la-sequi-a-ep   “From the hyperuranium of Argentinian folktronic, the mesmerizing and ancestral...
Daily Discovery: Meridian Brothers – Cumbia del Pichamán (en vivo)

Daily Discovery: Meridian Brothers – Cumbia del Pichamán (en vivo)

Check out a live rendition of ‘Cumbia del Pichamán’ by Bogotà-based experimental and psychedelic cumbia band Meridian Brothers.   The song, a very Meridian Brothers’s version of Dusty Springfield’s “Son of a Preacher Man”, is extracted from the band’s latest album Cumbia Siglo XXI and released by Bongo Joe Records: https://meridianbrothers.bandcamp.com/album/cumbia-siglo-xxi...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #493 – Marimba Groove

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #493 – Marimba Groove

Voy Pa’ Allá is our album of the week, delicious marimba music from the Colombian Pacific coast, not just made by a band but by a cultural institution: Semblanzas del Río Guapi. Out on Llorona Records. Radio Mukambo also serves afrobeat from Lagos (Nigeria) and Bahia (Brazil), musical patchworks by Jaguar...
Daily Discovery: Mente Organica – Yoga feat. Turista

Daily Discovery: Mente Organica – Yoga feat. Turista

On Friday, Colombian multi-instrumentalist and producer Mente Orgánica will release his new album on Earthly Measures.   El Espacio, which is the first LP published by the London-based label, is a “beautifully crafted album with glorious textures, steady grooves, calming vibes & a dancefloor filler or two”.   More info...
Daily Discovery: Killabeatmaker – Huracán (Video Oficial)

Daily Discovery: Killabeatmaker – Huracán (Video Oficial)

Check out the new video by Colombian DJ & producer KillaBeatMaker out now on Galletas Calientes Records.   “Killabeatmaker presents ‘HURACÁN’, a video that speaks to the depths of our African roots combined with Afro-Colombian sound. The video was filmed in the mountains of San Agustín (Huila) by the director Sir...
Daily Discovery: Bejuco – Batea (Video Oficial)

Daily Discovery: Bejuco – Batea (Video Oficial)

Here’s the new single and video by one of the new sensations of Afro-Colombian music.   ‘Batea’, by San Andrés de Tumaco-based band Bejuco, is extracted from the debut album of the band out now on Discos Pacífico/Llorona Records : https://lloronarecords.bandcamp.com/album/batea   “Bejuco plays bambuco, bunde, juga, employing the timbre...