Afro-Peruvian

REVIEW QOQEQA – AxuxA

By 02 April, 2021

As cumbia digital, for which music producer Daniel Valle-Riestra was previously best known for with the group Animal Chuki, opened the way for ancestral sounds and other post-colonial folkloric fusions to appear on the South American map of electronic... Read Article

REVIEW Dengue Dengue Dengue – Semillero

By 11 September, 2018

“Semillero is music that moves souls, allows imaginations to flourish and the feet to follow”. As Pete Buckenham’s African-inspired electronic label On the Corner state, this album is a joy to listen to, sonically, mentally and physically. Semillero (meaning both seed... Read Article

REVIEW Novalima – Karimba

By 31 January, 2012

“Tengo tres días que no como, cuatro que no bebo agua.”  “It’s been three days since I’ve eaten; four days since I’ve drank water.” This opening line from my favorite track, “Macaco” sums up my listening experience of Novalima’s... Read Article

Susana Baca – Afrodiaspora

REVIEW Susana Baca – Afrodiaspora

By 12 June, 2011

Afrodiaspora is a glory from start to finish, and suggest that we should make sure that we listen to every new Susana Baca on release each year because, more likely than not, it will be worth it!