Peru’s La Inédita, whose sound takes in influences from reggae, raggamuffin, rock, electro and hip-hop, though which has been dubbed “chichamuffin” by the group itself, will be heading off on an expansive US tour this summer. The tour... Read Article
Latin American Music in New York
Chilean singer Kali Mutsa made her New York debut on Friday March 23rd, playing at S.O.B.’s in New York, alongside the Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra. Sounds and Colours’ Gina Vergel went along to the show and took these snaps.... Read Article
Bio Ritmo‘s La Verdad is already the album of the summer and it’s not even been released yet! You’ll have to wait a couple of weeks for that to happen. But, in the meantime, we have a download... Read Article
Having recently played to an adorning mass at this years first Lollapalooza Festival in Santiago, Chile, nine-piece Chico Trujillo are bound for even greater things on the international music stage.
MTV Iggy held a secret show for Venezuela’s La Vida Boheme two weeks ago. Now, it’s Davila 666‘s turn. If you’d like to attend the live-taping of their show in New York City on July 20th then you... Read Article
Great video of Los Wemblers de Iquitos performing “La Danza del Petrolero” in Iquitos last year. Los Wemblers are one of the bands who will most likely featuring in the Roots of Chicha vinyl release party in New... Read Article
Two weeks ago we announced that Roots of Chicha would be released as a vinyl this month. Now, we have details of a special launch party at DROM in New York City.
Pistolera released El Desierto y La Ciudad on July 12th. It’s the third album from this New York-based quartet, and one that takes the listener on the road with songs ranging from dusty ballads about the desert to... Read Article
July looks set to be a great month for Brazilian music with some of the country’s leading artists playing at Brasil Summerfest, a new week-long festival taking place in some of New York’s finest venues from July 24th-30th.... Read Article
MTV Iggy have sent out a casting call to anyone interested in attending La Vida Boheme’s upcoming secret show in New York City on July 8th. La Vida Boheme are one of the most hyped bands coming out... Read Article
Brazil’s Orquestra Contemporânea de Olinda, Colombia’s La-33 and Peru’s Novalima to perform at New York’s globalFEST 2011
globalFEST, held in New York City every year, aims to be a springboard for global music in North America. One of the great things about this one-day festival is the sheer breadth of artists on show. There are... Read Article