Top 10 South American Afrobeat Jams

By 16 February, 2016

It’s beautiful to see how artists come together and make an international community from a musical style taken out of a humble region of the world, especially when the sound is fuelled with rebellious attitude and search for unity.... Read Article

Ondatropica Need Your Help For Latest Album!

By 05 July, 2015

Ondatropica, the Colombian music supergroup set-up by Mario Galeano (Frente Cumbiero) and Will “Quantic” Holland are currently planning their second album and need your help. After blowing everyone away, us included, with their self-titled debut (read our review... Read Article

The Roots of New Colombian Music Began Here….

By 11 December, 2014

A new compilation on Staubgold records has collected together recordings made by Ensamble Polifonico de Vallenato and Sexteto La Constelación de Colombia in 1999/2000. While these names may not be familiar at first glance, the musicians involved certainly... Read Article

REVIEW Quantic – Magnetica

By 26 May, 2014

Since Quantic moved to Colombia back in 2007 there has been no shortage of musical activity – collaborations with Alice Russell, excursions into dub and cumbia, extensively-researched compilations for Soundway Records, the forming of the Colombian super-group Ondatropica,... Read Article