Frente Cumbiero

Meridian Brothers – VII

REVIEW Meridian Brothers – VII

By 06 June, 2012

If I’m perfectly honest the first time I heard VII (which was also the first time I had heard Meridian Brothers) I was slightly taken back. This wasn’t because it was difficult (there’s a real playfulness to this... Read Article

New Frente Cumbiero 7″ Released

New Frente Cumbiero 7″ Released

By 19 March, 2012

The day has arrived; the ridiculously good new 7″ from Frente Cumbiero was today released on the US-based record label Names You Can Trust. The record contains two new songs from the group, “Unconvention” and “Iko” and is... Read Article

Best Albums Of 2011

Best Albums Of 2011

By 16 December, 2011

The time has come again to choose our favourite albums of the year. It’s a task that’s never easy, especially after the bumper year we’ve had, with great music coming from all over South America, reflected in the... Read Article

Los Pirañas – Toma Tu Jabón Kapax

REVIEW Los Pirañas – Toma Tu Jabón Kapax

By 01 December, 2011

Los Pirañas is a side project of members of Frente Cumbiero and Meridian Brothers, two of Colombia’s most interesting bands. From the first beat of the opening track it’s quite clear that Los Pirañas is a vehicle for... Read Article