Novalima

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

DJ Cal Jader’s Best Tracks of 2015

By 18 December, 2015

In what is hopefully becoming an annual tradition here is DJ Cal Jader to bring you some of his favourite Latin-flavoured tracks from 2015. As the head honcho of Movimientos (Latin events producers and cultural agitators in London)... Read Article

Best Albums of 2015

By 16 December, 2015

The criteria for our annual year-end list is simple: these are collectively our favourite South American albums of the year, which is to say that they are albums that either hail from South America or feature South American... Read Article

REVIEW Novalima – Planetario

By 30 September, 2015

For anyone, who hasn’t heard Novalima before, then you’re in for a treat. Because these are past masters of grafting the rootsiest of Peruvian sounds with the best that international DJ culture has to offer. And for those... Read Article

Novalima Are Back With New Album & Tour

By 27 May, 2015

As our friend Cal Jader put it on his Movimientos podcast the other week, Novalima “are back!” (Check out his interview with band member, Rafael Morales.) We couldn’t be more thrilled to hear new music from the multi-piece collective, who... Read Article

New Frequencies Fest 2013

By 16 December, 2013

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts played host to a unique blend of global roots and modern dance music on the weekend of December 6 & 7, 2013.  The New Frequencies Fest, held annually in downtown San Francisco,... Read Article

REVIEW Nickodemus – Turntables on Las Ramblas

By 17 April, 2013

If you haven’t been following the music press recently, there’s been a lot of really interesting (and some downright stupid and misinformed) debates concerning the state of electronic dance music today. As recently as this week, Rolling Stone... Read Article

Best Albums Of 2012

By 17 December, 2012

It’s that time of the year again when we select some of our favourite releases from the last year, albums either made by South Americans or suitably inspired by South American music as to be deemed worthy of... Read Article