It is quite clear that Chile’s Marineros have got a gameplan. After releasing their first single and video, “Espero”, towards the end of last year they recently returned with song #2, aka “Oh Oh”. We are being drip-fed... Read Article
It may have been released all the way back in those bucolic days of 2011, but Chilean electro-popster Alex Anwandter’s Rebeldes album is still going strong. The new single is the album title track and a typically-energetic burst of... Read Article
Santiago’s indy-electro-pop crossover zone has provided Chile with a lot of upbeat, energetic music in recent times and a new record unites two of the scene’s kingpins in a first-time collaboration. Alex & Daniel brings together frisky hipster... Read Article
Have these guys changed their name to Asstro or what? Because the new video from Chilean popsters Astro is one of the biggest ass marathons we’ve ever seen. There’s hairy asses, cellulite asses, old asses, Astro asses, and... Read Article
On an extremely sunny Sunday afternoon Alex Anwandter – fresh from his performance at one of San Juan, Puerto Rico’s alternative concert venues – sat down with Sounds and Colours in a quaint café in Santurce. As with... Read Article
One of our favourite songs this year has been “Srta. Robinson” by MKRNI. We first heard the track playing before Monsieur Periné played in New York back in April and have been listening to it constantly ever since.... Read Article
Canciones Para Ver en la Oscuridad is the first album from Chile’s Niño Silvestre. Released by the Aparecido collective, it’s a broad record that puts melody and warmth above all.
REVIEW Alex Anwandter – Rebeldes
Alex Anwandter’s sophomore effort, Rebeldes, is a modern study on queer politics and Latin American pop, wrapped in infectious neon beats and 80s style synths. As with his first solo record Odisea, there is no hint of his former... Read Article
Video for “Peso”, the first single off Los Embajadores‘ latest album Faisanes. It’s a heady slice of electro-pop, and like much of the electro-pop coming from Chile at the moment, it is rather good! We’d even go so... Read Article
Nacional Records have recently turned their heads towards Chilean pop – a scene that is producing some incredible moments right now – and have just released the latest album from Alex Anwandter. With more than a passing resemblace... Read Article
“Ciervos” is the first single from Astro‘s new album. The song highlights a possible more pop-orientated direction for the Chilean group’s second album.