With the recent release of the fifth year anniversary compilation of Discos Pegaos from Chile, we feel the need to talk with one of the key players at the label. Multifaceted yet still low-key and very approachable, Ariel... Read Article
Como Asesinar a Felipes
REVIEW Dementira – Sucedáneo EP
Ariel Altamirano, also known as DJ Dementira, is a busy man. Co-founder of the Discos Pegaos label from Santiago, member of the supporting bands for Fakuta and Gepe, where he also grabs the mic for additional rap vocals,... Read Article
I had a discussion recently with a friend here in Santiago about whether or not an artist can or even should be separated from her or his work. You can’t take their personal lives into account, she told... Read Article
Here’s the brand new video from Chile’s much under-rated Como Asesinar a Felipes. This is the first video to come from their album Colores y Cadáveres: http://vimeo.com/33568916
Incredible hip-hop here from Chile’s Como Asesinar a Felipes. Mixing live jazz, urban rhymes and digital trickery to create a classic hip-hop sound, that’s part Jaga Jazzist, part Mos Def. These are definitely one to watch out for.
Como Asesinar a Felipes are a hip-hop group from Chile. Hip-hop with a twist though, this is sophisticated stuff, for fans of Guru’s Jazzmatazz or Mos Def. Without rappers they would be a top-notch jazz band. With MCs... Read Article