A huge injustice has been done, and I’m 100% to blame. I’m currently sat in a hotel room in Caracas, listening to Dolli‘s 2012 album Un Amigo De Un Amigo Que No Soy Yo. At this particular moment... Read Article
Tan Frio El Verano
It’s always nice to have a concept behind any new project, so when I was choosing the tracks for this new compilation of music from across South America I decided that Sueños (translating as “dreams”) seemed like a... Read Article
We are big fans of Venezuelan Erly J. Ruiz and his Dolli project. Last year’s Viaje EP was an absolute gem that ended up as one of our favourites of the year. He’s now followed this up with... Read Article
Venezuela’s Tan Frío El Verano yesterday released their fourth release (and second full-length LP) Primavera, making the album available for free download from their website and listenable on Soundcloud.
Venezuelan music has always been hard to characterise. Salsa is their national music – despite being more associated with the Caribbean or New York, and their successful exports have included groups as diverse as the Símon Bolivar Youth... Read Article