Diego Hernandez

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REVIEW Martin Bruhn – Picaflor

By 12 July, 2021

It’s been five years since the label Shika Shika, led by musicians Barrio Lindo and El Búho, inaugurated a catalogue that defined the downtempo sound of the previous decade. Over 50 releases later, including a constant supply of... Read Article

REVIEW Tomás Tello – Cimora

By 06 May, 2020

Much like the rest of us, the pull of this new everyday reality unfolding before our eyes had led this reviewer’s mind somewhat astray from his editorial tasks until revisiting Cimora by Peruvian Tomás Tello brought an added... Read Article

REVIEW Romperayo – Que Jue?

By 26 March, 2019

The musical liaisons between the UK and Colombia may not seem obvious at first peek, but curiosity is rewarded by the little anecdotes. Thus we find the legendary tale of The Clash’s Joe Strummer falling in love with... Read Article

REVIEW Elegante & La Imperial – Evolución

By 19 November, 2018

Evolución highlights the past and present oeuvre of Daniel Martinetti, one of Peru’s most prolific producers of the “nu cumbia” generation as Elegante & La Imperial in his current incarnation. The project represents yet another shift away from... Read Article

REVIEW Huaira – Ñuka Shunku

By 27 August, 2018

Amidst this 10+ year long- and lingering- journey of (re)discovery of musical treasures from South America, we seem to have finally reached the middle of the world, the centre line that runs through Ecuador, possibly the only place... Read Article