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Best Albums Of 2013

By 20 December, 2013

There is little doubt that it has been a great year for South American music. The proof of that can be found in how hard it was for us to select just 20 albums as representing the cream... Read Article

REVIEW Systema Solar – La Revancha del Burro

By 25 October, 2013

Systema Solar is one of those Colombian bands that I love because it’s obvious their picó–inspired sounds can power any street party. There’s also the lead singer’s scraggly voice (that’s a compliment) and their absolute homage to AfroColombian... Read Article

FREE DOWNLOAD: Systema Solar “La Rana”

By 21 August, 2013

Yesterday Colombia’s Systema Solar released their new single and it’s an absolute belter. “La Rana” (which you can download below and which also has a video, again see below) is the first taster from Systema Solar’s second album,... Read Article

MIXTAPE Doma Tornados’s Wand Aus Klang Mixtape

By 02 April, 2013

Wand Aus Klang is a heavy dose of global bass from the always reliable Doma Tornados. The mix does a great job of showing the links (heavy bass, dub, indigenous samples, percussion) between the electronic artists working across... Read Article

Dos Mundos Colombia! Mix

MIXTAPE Dos Mundos Colombia! Mix

By 28 September, 2012

Back when we started planning our Colombia book we asked Dos Mundos Radio if they would put together a mixtape of music from or influenced by Colombia, to accompany the project. They did that very swiftly, which meant... Read Article