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The Evolution of Boogat

By 09 December, 2015

There is no question that Boogat is a guerrillero urbano; an urban warrior of sorts. Some of the first verses the Spanish-(and by extension, English-)speaking world first heard out of his mouth were a rallying cry, scored by... Read Article

MIXTAPE Plaza Francia’s Chamán Mixtape

By 12 June, 2015

So many of our favourite artists from the emerging Andean Beat scene are present on this glorious mixtape by Plaza Francia. A new name on the block, though one helmed by some seriously-honed musicians, Plaza Francia is a... Read Article

REVIEW Boogat – Segundas Vidas/Sunset Remixes

By 19 November, 2013

I first met Boogat through his 2011 record Pura Vida and his amazing collaboration with Mati Zundel in “Alto de la Paz” which, even through some broken-Spanish rapping, floored me because of the strength of Boogat’s delivery: powerful,... Read Article

The Remixes of Maga Bo

The Remixes of Maga Bo

By 27 March, 2012

Maga Bo is a DJ and producer based in Rio de Janeiro. He has worked with the likes of Mulatu Astatke, Marcelo Yuka, BNegão and Issa Bagayogo. Earlier this year he raised funds for a new project via... Read Article