Tag Archives: South America

Chancha Via Circuito – Amansara (Wonderwheel)

Third CD from Argentinian producer Pedro Canale; a futuristic digital recreation of traditional South American folk & pop. Listen for Paraguayan harp, Andean pipes, Brazilian rhythms, jungle sounds, heavy synth & percussion, & vocals by several well-known Latin divas. Filed under international

Frente Cumbiero – Meets Mad Professor (Vampisoul)

The legendary cumbia band Frente Cumbia, from Bogota Colombia, received a British Council Incubator Project grant to engage in a three-day improv session with leading dub producer Eric “Roscoe” Ambel (aka “Mad Professor”). Three original compositions were created, and then these and four other Frente Cumbia tracks (tracks 1-7) were remixed in London UK by […]

Chico Trujillo – El Gran Pecador (Barbes)

Perhaps the most popular band in Chile, offering mostly original songs featuring a fusion of cumbia, traditional Chilean songs, rock, & ska. National pride contributes to the vibe as do several high profile guest musicians of national significance. Fine Latin party music!