Category Archives: Cumbia

Buenos Aires Implodes

Alika y Nueva Alianza – Para Bailar Cumbia (El Hijo de la Cumbia remix)Los Destellos – Elsa (Sonido Martines remix feat. Fefe) From Nueva Cumbia Argentina 2009 Brand new Soot release! Sonido Martines compiled the essential overview of what’s happening … Continue reading

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No Need for New Batteries.

Sonido Martines – Vuela Pajarito Rebajado 2008 I grabbed this from dudes Myspace a long time ago, back when you used to be able to do that. Why did Myspace put the kibosh on that? On a bit of a … Continue reading

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Sonido Kumbala

Sonido Kumbala – La 3ra De Los Toquesitos (from 22 Exitos: Disco De Oro Vol.3 2008?) Last time I was in NYC, I made my friend take me to the Kumbala shop in Brooklyn to try and find some CDs. … Continue reading

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Andean Digital Folklore


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Whips and Thangs

La Yegros – Trocitos De Madera 2009 If my job was to keep readers up on the new when it’s actually new, I would fail. And by that I mean “internet new”, so 12 seconds after the recording is made. … Continue reading

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Cumbia de la Tierra Tarareo

Sonido Desconocido – Cumbia del Falso Contacto (from La Super Cumbia Futurista 2008) Laptop Cumbia pop where the bass line consists of the biggest enemy of your stereo, ground hum. We all grabbed a handful of this Distrito Federal based … Continue reading

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Good Press Lately

Few articles I’ve enjoyed in the past week… XLR8R ran an article in the latest issue on ZZK records in which they are taken on a journey by everyones favorite Avant-Cumbia hooligans to the crews favorite haunts in Buenos Aires. … Continue reading

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