Javiera Mena

New Sounds of Chile #3

By 13 July, 2021

Continuing to shed light on the popular and contemporary musical landscape of the long and geographically diverse country of Chile, we share the newest sounds coming out of Latin America’s southern tip. It’s fair to say that electronic... Read Article

Feeding Our Hunger With Gepe

By 20 July, 2015

I’m the first to admit that working for Sounds and Colours is an opportunity for me to get an education in Latin American pop music. As the daughter of a father who lived and breathed tropical salsa and... Read Article

Alex Anwandter –  Rebeldes

REVIEW Alex Anwandter – Rebeldes

By 22 August, 2012

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

Can Can Remixed by I Am Genko

Can Can Remixed by I Am Genko

By 20 September, 2011

New remix of Can Can‘s “Al Mar” by Peruvian I Am Genko. Can Can, from Ecuador, released “Al Mar” as a single back in July 2010. The original is a sparkling low-key pop tune, the kind of glorious... Read Article