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04 September, 2019With Chilean producer Mr. Toé on their side, Palo ‘E Mango are a folk and electronics ensemble merging local Colombian... Read Article 04 September, 2019Hot diggity! Madrid’s Vampisoul label has really struck a rich seam of classic Colombian cumbia in its series of reissues... Read Article 20 August, 2019Yapunto, Saint-Céré Festival, August 10th 2019 Saint-Céré is a little market town in the Lot whose medieval heart is bisected... Read Article 19 August, 2019Jhonny Ortiz is the one who introduced me to the rumble of Colombian sound systems! I first met Jhonny Ortiz... Read Article 31 July, 2019Niño de Elche: visionary musician, accidental activist, sound troubadour, nonconformist. His new work looks at the influence of Latin America... Read Article 19 July, 2019One of the best-renowned traditional Pacifico music groups from Colombia, Canalón de Timbiquí have garnered an international reputation over the... Read Article 08 July, 2019It’s been a while since we last heard from Colombia’s La BOA, however, they’re back with quite the bang in... Read Article 04 July, 2019I write from my go-to café in Merida, Mexico. Ki’ Xocolatl has been a refuge since I discovered their music... Read Article 04 July, 2019Julián Mayorga has been silently flourishing in the depths of Colombia’s avant-garde, as one of its most exciting and creative... Read Article 19 June, 2019Jhon Montoya, best known these days by just his surname, has been producing expansive, hyper-detailed electronic-based compositions for the best... Read Article 07 June, 2019Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego’s new ethnographic drama Birds of Passage is a tale about marijuana trafficking in Colombia in... Read Article 30 May, 2019Dedicated as they are to the production of lovingly packaged obscure musical curios from a bygone day, those diligent people... Read Article 24 May, 2019Following on from the success of their 2015 masterpiece Embrace of the Serpent, Colombian duo Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra... Read Article 10 May, 2019It’s not every day that a Frenchman finds himself plying away with West African guitar styles at the heart of... Read Article 08 May, 2019The Pacific region of Colombia is a unique and complicated place. Its population is predominantly Afro-Colombian, in some parts as... Read Article 02 May, 2019The remote village of San Basilio de Palenque in Colombia’s Caribbean region has become internationally known in recent years, and... Read Article 02 May, 2019Canalón de Timbiqui released their latest album, De Mar y Río, last month. As with previous albums, it contains a... Read Article 01 May, 2019Following on from the critically-acclaimed Embrace of the Serpent, Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego once again delve into the oral... Read Article 16 April, 2019Alejandra Charry is a singer born in Cali, Colombia’s vibrant, third-most populous city. Unsurprisingly perhaps, she cites national musical treasure... Read Article 04 April, 2019The tenth edition of Bogotá’s Festival Estéreo Picnic will kick off on April 5th, and it comes with a stacked... Read Article 03 April, 2019To say that Colombia has a complicated relationship with its musical history is something of an understatement. On a recent... Read Article 01 April, 2019After almost five years hidden in the shadows, Pedro Ojeda and Eblis Álvarez‘s bizarre hybrid of tropical grindcore and black... Read Article 01 April, 2019The seventh edition of the Colombian Film Festival of New York kicked off on the 27th of March with the... Read Article 29 March, 2019Another Carnaval of Barranquilla has come and gone, but a new song by Colombia’s Bomba Estereo and Systema Solar keeps... Read Article