Ecuador

Best Albums of 2020

By 18 December, 2020

What a year!? It’s certainly been like no other. Well… except for the amount of music that’s been released, which appears to be as abundant as usual, if not more so. While some releases have certainly been delayed... Read Article

Image from the trailer of the film Virus Tropical

REVIEW Virus Tropical

By 14 July, 2020

Virus Tropical (2018, dir. Santiago Caicedo) is a beautifully-animated coming-of-age film based on Ecuadorian-Colombian artist Power Paola’s 2011 autobiographical graphic novel by the same name. We’ve long been fans of Power Paola’s art at Sounds and Colours (she... Read Article

REVIEW Various Artists – Place: Ecuador

By 09 June, 2020

Place: Ecuador is earthy, alien, and reveals the current dystopia. The 19-track compilation is made up of music from Ecuadorian producers only, where musical experimentation, futurist beats and cultural heritage are fused. An upbeat album for sure. Coincidentally,... Read Article

REVIEW Cuñao – Rayuela

By 01 May, 2020

Cuñao’s Latin-folk sound is as unique as they are, a band that came together for a birthday celebration in 2014 and have worked together ever since, despite their diverse musical backgrounds. Fast-forward six years and their sound remains... Read Article