Andean Beat

REVIEW SidiRum – Luna EP

By 16 February, 2017

Continuing a solid series of releases, Nico Bruschi unveiled Luna, a new EP in the final throes of 2016 under his SidiRum alias. Experimenting with ambient and downtempo elements, it’s a project that has always been situated in the periphery... Read Article

REVIEW Eduardo Zambrano – Ritual

By 16 August, 2016

The awareness of the present can at times feel like a paradox. Like an empty gap of space nuzzled between two great weights, the past and the future push both against and into each other to continually create... Read Article

REVIEW Quixosis – De Fiúcher

By 23 June, 2016

Pulsing, crackling, floating – the sounds and vibes on the latest offering from Ecuadorian producer Quixosis are varied, complex and hard to define. The 12 tracks seem better classified as thoughts and conversations that blur the lines of Andean minimal,... Read Article

MIXTAPE de Lacey’s Andean Beat Mixtape

By 14 August, 2015

Mixtape covering the expansive style of music inspired by the mysticism and majesty of the Andes. Sprawling textures, and rich down-tempo beats pervade for this half-hour exploration. Labels such as Argentina’s ZZK, Sello Regional, and new effort Frente... Read Article