Category Archives: Cumbia

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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I’ve Been Muted!

I was fucking around with Final Cut Pro last night and decided to try and make a little promo for Youtube. Said promo was just the little Keith Hudson at the corner of the page zooming out, with some music. … Continue reading

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Recent Weird Hybrids

(Picture from Brooklyn homebody Linden’s Remikks collection) Genres are annoying. Making up genre names on the other hand, is a lot of fun. It turns out that one of the names I had made up in my head just came … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago, Cumbia, Dubstep, Houston, Juke, Jukestep, Mixtapes, Puerto Rico, Reggaeton, Screwed and Chopped | Leave a comment

Oh My!

Combo Sampuesano – La Soberana (from VA – Cumbias Para Bailar ?) In my new neighborhood of West Pilsen/Almost Little Village/mini Little Italy/Whatthefucksville, they play Cumbia inside the Dunkin Doughnuts all day everyday. It’s open 24 hours too. It’s always … Continue reading

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Killing Yourself to Cumbia

There is room for everyone in the Cumbia game, including metalheads and lesbians.

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One, Two, Cumbitwee

Los Wendys – Amor Internacional (from Cumbia Vaquera 2009?) An adorable bit of Distrito Federal pop that dude over at King of the Surf was kind enough to put up amoung tons of other super Cumbia futurista bands. What a … Continue reading

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Chicago Cumbia Spot #1

Gina y Lost Fieles – Vuelve, Velve Amorcito (from Dinastia Perea Cumbias Chilenas 1997) Went for a little stroll around the neighborhood the other night and it turns out I have lived right next to a Latin record store for … Continue reading

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