Tagged: Bomba Estereo


Live at Grand Street Bakery: Bomba Estéreo

Bogotá, Colombia’s psycho-tropical cumbia group Bomba Estéreo stopped by Grand Street Bakery last week to serenade us with two tracks from their recent release, Elegancia Tropical. Lead lady vocalist Liliana Saumet found the perfect island-inspired … read more »

POSTED April 19, 2013 12:32PM IN LIVE AT GRAND STREET BAKERY Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Video: Bomba Estéreo, “Ponte Bomb”

Whoa. The new video for Bomba Estereo’s “Ponte Bomb” seems vaguely like my childhood nightmare/dream—low-budget background visual effects (a faithful nod to the original) mixed with oversized stuffed unicorns, Princess neckline mini frocks (with a … read more »

POSTED April 11, 2011 12:29PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: ,


The fourth edition of our collaboration with the legendary Latin label: Willie Colón & Héctor Lavoe, “Pa´Colombia” remixed by Bomba Estéreo.

POSTED February 2, 2011 11:58AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Bomba Estereo, “Feelin” Live at the Levi’s® FADER Fort

Now that summer is officially over, we needed something to maintain our memories of all-night dance parties, sweating through our rompers and Hawaiian shirts, only to walk outside into a sweltering jungle of humidity, even … read more »

POSTED September 22, 2010 11:49AM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Tent Posts: Bumbershoot, Day 3

One of the risks of running a festival like Bumbershoot, especially one with this year’s lineup, which trafficked heavily in nostalgia, is that the bands won’t be as good as any of us remember. This … read more »

POSTED September 7, 2010 3:30PM IN MUSIC, OTHER EVENTS TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Bomba Estereo, “Fuego” Live at the Levi’s® FADER Fort

Blow Up is a film from the 1960s based on a short story called “The Devil’s Drool”—which may also be the only way to describe the humidity today in New York City. Blow Up is … read more »

POSTED August 4, 2010 3:44PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: , ,

Coming Soon: FANIA x The FADER Remix Series

Awesome news: the legendary Latin label Fania—original home of timeless greats like Johnny Pacheco, Willie Colón, Hector Lavoe, La Lupe, and Celia Cruz—has teamed up with The FADER to curate a series of next-level new … read more »

POSTED July 8, 2010 6:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , , ,

Tent Posts: Bonnaroo, Day 3

There’s no question that Bonnaroo festival-goers wear a costume of tie-dye, patchwork, and patchouli like we imagined they would, but contrastingly, the acts are actually pretty diverse. There’s no genre—more than any other festival, it … read more »

POSTED June 15, 2010 3:15PM IN COLUMNS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Bomba Estereo, Levi’s® Pioneer Sessions

Bomba Estereo, one of our favorite Colombian exports, doused us with her slicker-than-a-slip-n-slide jams at the 2010 Levis® FADER Fort. Now, she’s teamed up with Levi’s® again to recreate pivotal 1989 banger “Pump Up the … read more »

POSTED June 14, 2010 6:45PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Read TAGS: ,

Video Premiere: Bomba Estereo, “Aguasala”

You may recognize the handsome Colombians of Bomba Estereo from such recent FADER exploits as the Levi’s® FADER Fort in Austin, Texas, where they wowed the crowd and then sat in our trailer for a … read more »

POSTED June 2, 2010 2:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,