Tag Archives: Como No

Playlist: Sergio Mendoza – Orkesta Mendoza

Playlist: Sergio Mendoza – Orkesta Mendoza

As you probably have already understood, we genuinely love Orkesta Mendoza sound… So we made our way upstream and tried to understand where their artistic inspiration comes from. We asked Sergio Mendoza (the banda leader) to reveal to us some of his music influences and most-beloved tunes and the following playlist represents,...
Review: Bostich + Fussible (Rich Mix, 10th February 2017)

Review: Bostich + Fussible (Rich Mix, 10th February 2017)

There are people who want to build walls and others who aim to tear them down, both metaphorical and physical. Maybe it wasn’t meant to evoke any parallelism, but it’s inevitable to find a connection between what is going to be built on the US/Mexican border and the final moments...
Preview: Danza Contemporanea de Cuba @ Barbican (London, 23rd February 2017)

Preview: Danza Contemporanea de Cuba @ Barbican (London, 23rd February 2017)

The relation between ¡COMO NO! and Cuban dancers and choreographers started back in 2000. Since then, the London-based Latin American culture promoters have always been keen to present and bring Cuban companies to the UK, constantly presenting original and successful shows. The same will happen late this February… Forget about...
Preview: Bostich + Fussible @ Rich Mix (London, 10th February 2017)

Preview: Bostich + Fussible @ Rich Mix (London, 10th February 2017)

They might be half of the renowned Mexican project Nortec Collective, but when Bostich and Fussible are on stage and behind the decks together, you’ll hardly notice any difference. Head down to Rich Mix on Friday and thanks to ¡COMO NO!, you’ll experience it with your own eyes and feet:...
Preview: Tulipa Ruiz @ Rich Mix (London, 8th September 2016)

Preview: Tulipa Ruiz @ Rich Mix (London, 8th September 2016)

Three albums and dozens of noteworthy collaborations have helped Tulipa Ruiz to become one of the most recognised and acclaimed voices on the Brazilian music scene. Back in 2010, the singer/songwriter from São Paulo brilliantly dealt with unexpected popularity and excited critics, showing charisma to sell her resolute personality. These...
Interview: Daymé Arocena (April 2016)

Interview: Daymé Arocena (April 2016)

Usually it would be rude to reveal a woman’s age, but there are always exceptions. Especially when it comes to an impressive young musician, composer, arranger and choir director who, at the age of 24, has already released two albums, toured the world, signed for Gilles Peterson’s label Brownswood Recordings,...
Review: Criolo + Baloji @ Koko (London, 24th April 2016)

Review: Criolo + Baloji @ Koko (London, 24th April 2016)

It was billed as one of the highlights of 2016’s La Linea Festival, but Criolo and Baloji gig at Koko went above and beyond all expectations. The event was the unequivocal proof that hip-hop has a thousand faces, and the remarkable ability to adapt and absorb different cultures to spread...