Two Chilean musicians came together for a special concert at Santiago´s GAM. An impressive and culturally significant space devoted to the arts, shows at the GAM just seem to signal an occasion. There is no bar, no extra... Read Article
Music of Chile
Picture yourself in a rural Chilean Andean town, or even in the highlands of Mexico, it’s carnival season and you are immersed in a colourful and warm-sounded rhythm with no chance of not dancing. This is what Chico... Read Article
Love. It either burns you up or rips you apart like dogs. At least, that seems to be the message behind the latest video from Chilean folk-pop singer Camila Moreno for her song ‘Te Quise’. There is an... Read Article
REVIEW Camilo Eque – Construcción
Construcción, the debut album from folk singer Camilo Eque, is rooted in the finest musical traditions of Chile’s beautiful south, where year-round rain paints everything in dense green and volcanic peaks loom through the mist. Chile’s proud folkloric... Read Article
Here is the video for “Campos Magnéticos”, the first single from Gepegepegepe, Gepe‘s forthcoming new album, and one we hope will be just as good as it’s predecessor Audiovision, one of our favourite albums of 2010.
Another new video from Santiago, Chile. This one is from Pedropiedra, purveyor of some of the finest pop in Latin America, someone with a real touch of subtlety and attention to detail which he brings to all of... Read Article
Let’s keep this one short. This is “Tatuaje”, the new single from Chile’s Alex Anwandter, a man who has recently been performing under the moniker of Odisea. For his new album, which will be released in October, he... Read Article
Kali Mutsa is one of those artists that hits the scene with a bang. In this case, that bang is caused by “Tunupa”, her debut single which came out yesterday. Instantly it’s her voice which grabs the attention,... Read Article
“Ciervos” is the first single from Astro‘s new album. The song highlights a possible more pop-orientated direction for the Chilean group’s second album.
Alex Anwandter and his Odisea project are something of a force of nature at the moment, supplanting themselves firmly in the lexicon of great, new Chilean bands. This is the video for “Casa Latina” off their Odiseo album,... Read Article
Don’t you just love it when an awesome track like this just bubbles out of nowhere. This song, “Lienza”, sung by Gepe and Javiera Mena, and originally featured on Gepe‘s Audiovision album, has been remixed by DeMentira, another... Read Article
There is something irresistible about the way that many Chilean groups tackle indie music. There’s the expressiveness of bands like the Flaming Lips or Polyphonic Spree, the character of Daniel Johnston or Arthur Russell and the warm hush... Read Article