With the end to the US embargo against Cuba getting closer and closer, there is a sense that the Caribbean island will soon open itself up to more international events and visits by international artists. It seems this... Read Article
Sofrito started in 2006 as a series of warehouse parties in London. Since then it has grown to become a record label releasing 45s of tropical treats from Africa, the Caribbean and Latin America, as well as compilations... Read Article
Sofrito and Strut Team Up for New Compilation of Rare Music From Africa, The Caribbean and South America
Following on from their excellent Tropical Discotheque record in 2011, Sofrito and Strut once again are teaming up to bring us a new compilation of raw dancefloor rhythms from Africa, the Caribbean and South America.
The Original Sound of Cumbia is a new collection of original cumbias and porros from Soundway Records. It’s been lovingly compiled by Will “Quantic” Holland and will be officially released on 5th December. Before that though you can... Read Article
REVIEW The Rhythmagic Orchestra
The birth of The Rhythmagic Orchestra takes us back to 2006 when producer Ben Lamdin of Nostagia 77 fame and Latin music spinning DJ Hugo Mendez (Sofrito) hatched a plan to see if they could recreate some of... Read Article