Tagged: cumbia


Preview DJ Rupture and Sonido Martines’ Cumbia Mix “1100 VS 2200″

In an internet-age defying move, DJ Rupture and Sonido Martines‘ new cumbia mix, “1100 VS 2200,” is on sale exclusively at Tacos Zaragoza on East 14th Street and Avenue A in the East Village. That’s … read more »

POSTED February 6, 2013 12:55PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Ghetto Palms 132: Petrona Martinez / Maria Mulata / D’Angel / Rayvon

So after teasing a vocal intro from Geko Jones’ Maria Mulata refix into my bacchanal blend last week, I decided to just say fuck it and go full on dancehall bullerengue this week. To my … read more »

POSTED March 2, 2011 5:30PM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,
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Tremor Adopts Dubstep, Cumbia, Malambo, Glitch + Latinsizer, “Libelua (Tremor Mix)” MP3

In Jace Clayton’s feature on Cumbia in Buenos Aires from F55, he said that “according to one legend, cumbia is what happened when Colombian natives and black slaves found accordions washed onshore from a German … read more »

POSTED January 25, 2011 11:31AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Download Dj Linterna’s Rolas Al Pastor Masala Weird Cumbia Mix

In the two and a half years since our feature on the cumbia scene in Buenos Aires, the South American music has found fans around the world, some of whom who have become creators of … read more »

POSTED January 7, 2011 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Ghetto Palms 119: Bounty Killer / Banana Clipz / Rita Indiana / Natalie Storm / Lionfish

It’s time again for headlines from the Ghetto Archipelago. Read on to find out the latest developments in dancehall, cumbia and other invasive species. Starting from the top of the globe and working down: The … read more »

POSTED October 22, 2010 12:30PM IN GHETTO PALMS TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Premiere: Manzanita y su Conjunto, “Agua” MP3

The basic meat of what we learned from the awesome compilation Roots of Chicha: the Peruvian Amazon was fucking STONY in the ’60s and ’70s. The comp unearthed cumbia’s foray into the trippy netherworlds of … read more »

POSTED September 16, 2010 4:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Deltatron’s Peruvian Dubstep-Cumbia Jams

AY MAMA! Though young Lima-based producer Deltatron describes his “dumbia” tracks as still in progress, we kinda froke out when the bass dropped at 2:50 in “Demasiado Joven.” He’s using dubstep less as a genre … read more »

POSTED August 27, 2010 4:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Premiere: Buraka Som Sistema’s J-WOW & Toy Selectah, “Mo’chaxo” MP3

In yesterday’s Ghetto Palms column, Eddie Stats had a very interesting conversation with Ghetto Bassquake purveyors Vamanos and Chief Boima about the direction of tropical music—and what “tropical” even means. Said Vamanos: “To me, it’s … read more »

POSTED August 26, 2010 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Premiere: Frikstailers ZZK Mixtape Vol. 10

Live, Frikstailers dress themselves up in tropical muppet drag—they cap their heads with multicolored wigs and bug-eyed glasses as if to under-emphasize their skillful noodling on keyboards, racks and drum machines. But whether it’s an … read more »

POSTED August 18, 2010 12:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (11) TAGS: , , , ,

Premiere: 3Ball MTY Crew’s FADER Mix

While many of us have been sunning ourselves, experiencing outdoor festivals and generally participating in the leisurely activities of summer, the 3Ball MTY crew has been heavy in the lab, brow-furrowed and cooking up new … read more »

POSTED August 9, 2010 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (7) TAGS: , , , ,