Following on from their double album / triple-LP debut was never going to be easy for Ondatrópica, the Colombian supergroup of Mario Galeano and Will ‘Quantic’ Holland, and that’s perhaps why there’s been a four-year gap before the announcement... Read Article
We’ve talked about Ondatrópica – the new project from Quantic and Frente Cumbiero – a lot lately so we don’t really want to repeat ourselves too much. So to sum things up quickly we’ll just say that Ondatrópica... Read Article
I arrived at Discos Fuentes studio in Medellin late on Friday afternoon. It was supposed to be a day for Ondatrópica – the new project from Will “Quantic” Holland and Mario Galeano Toro – to pack up their... Read Article
A special New Year’s treat here in the shape of two new mixes from La Tabaquera – aka the latest project from Rodrigo Caçapa and Alessandra Leão – both celebrating classic Colombian music. We originally featured La Tabaquera’s... Read Article
We have 3 copies of the latest instalment in Soundway Records’ excellent series of releases on Colombia music to giveaway. Aqui Los Bravos! The Best Of Michi Sarmiento y Su Combo Bravo 1967-77 is a disc of pure... Read Article
In April this year Soundway Records released Aqui Los Bravos! The Best of Michi Sarmiento y su Combo Bravo 1967 – 77, a collection of pure Colombian dancefloor thunder. A mixture of guagancós, descargas and cumbias recorded by... Read Article
Miles Cleret’s Soundway Records continue their winning streak with this 16-track compilation of barnstorming dancefloor rhythms from little-known Colombian bandleader Michi Sarmiento.