Helado Negro

New Music: Yasser Tejeda and Helado Negro

By 10 October, 2019

Dominican Republic: Yasser Tejada feat. Vicente Garcia, ‘Amor Arrayano’ As we patiently await for Yasser Tejeda‘s forthcoming album, Kijombo, out Friday, the 11th of October, the AfroDominican roots and funk artist has gifted us a new track with... Read Article

REVIEW Helado Negro – This is How You Smile

By 28 May, 2019

It’s been ten years since the first Helado Negro release. And after a decade of touring, writing, experimenting and collaborating, it is clear from the opening piano chords on the initial track “Please Won’t Please”, that Helado Negro... Read Article

S&C New Latin Music Playlist #1

By 17 April, 2017

Welcome to a brand new feature on the site, a regular playlist that will bring you some of the music we’ve been listening to here on the Sounds and Colours stereo. To start off we’ve got 20 tracks... Read Article

Best Albums of 2016

By 19 December, 2016

The votes have been collected and now we’re ready to divulge our favourite Latin American albums of the year. As usual, it’s an eclectic mix, with pop, electronic, afrobeat, rock, folk, tropical bass, punk, hip-ho, cumbia and avant-garde artists... Read Article

REVIEW Helado Negro – Private Energy

By 24 November, 2016

The fifth album from Roberto Carlos Lange (Helado Negro) is a high-quality offering. Private Energy is well-written and varied, blending different music genres, different languages and different production styles. It begins mystically and smoothly, with the scarce and... Read Article

Best of 2015 Playlist

By 21 December, 2015

Enjoyed reading about our favourite South American albums of the year? Well, now we’ve put together a Soundcloud playlist featuring tracks from some of those albums as well as lots of other choice selections from across the year.... Read Article