Tag Archives: Cumbia

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #501 – Groove Machine

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #501 – Groove Machine

Radio Mukambo serves a Swedish cumbia band mixing analogue sound with brass and Beastie Boys energy: Cumbiasound‘s debut EP Maquina is our album of the week. We announce Jam’in Jette on tour at FIRM with Daniel Dzidzonu (afrobeat), Azmari (ethiogrooves) coming to Brosella XXS. Furthermore we listen to new afrobeat...
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: Lagartijeando – Sideral Cumbia

Daily Discovery: Lagartijeando – Sideral Cumbia

Check out the latest single by Argentinian musician, producer and DJ Lagartijeando. In ‘Sideral Cumbia’, Mati Zundel reworks traditional cumbia rhythms adding “minimalist drums, a bouncing bassline, echoes upon echos of synth, staccato guitar and even some mbira before coming back to earth momentarily for a swelling horn section”.  ...
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...
Playlist: Quimbara – Latin Souls

Playlist: Quimbara – Latin Souls

We simply cant’t wait! On Friday the 18th of June, we will resume our good habits… We are really excited to finally invite you to a live gig once again. Still seated and socially-distanced, however you are going to revel in Latin notes and an upbeat atmosphere all the same, courtesy...
Podcast: Out Of Africa (May 2021)

Podcast: Out Of Africa (May 2021)

This show is a trip through world music and global beats searching for the Oneness in humanity, regardless of all geographical, political, economic and all kinds of divisions, and identifications we might all have, in these times of uncertainties we search for Unity. The unity that music brings to us…...
Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #84

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #84

Nightshop show May 2021 for Radio Campus Bxl & Rhythm Passport with 3 hours of new global sounds. Four songs of the day from Cape Verdian violins to a Sinti rom cello song, tamashek blues and electronic Latin-Arab bass. Our albums of the month first take us to Africa, with...