Tagged: El Guincho


Stream: El Guincho’s Piratas de Sud America EP

One of our favorite bits about our El Guincho feature way back in FADER #54 was when it was revealed he is such a record and music nerd that he can discuss the cymbal sound … read more »

POSTED June 1, 2010 6:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Video: El Guincho in a Rain Forest

How Dublab set this up, who knows, but sure enough here is king of the tropics, El Guincho, playing in the rain forest. Okay, in the LA Natural History Museum’s simulated rain forest, but the … read more »

POSTED March 26, 2010 1:10PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Premiere Stream: El Guincho, “Antillas (Prins Thomas Remix)”

In his feature about El Guincho in FADER 54, Jace Clayton (aka fellow collage artist DJ /Rupture) outlined their shared nerd-out: After 15 minutes shooting the shit about Dilla and Guinean label Sylliphone and how … read more »

POSTED November 20, 2009 5:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Freeload: Kuroma, “In New York, Everything is Tropical” (El Guincho Remix)

To be honest, this remix sounds pretty much exactly like we expected it to — it’s El Guincho! We knew it would sound like Sebastian the Lobster from Little Mermaid playing drums on some shells, … read more »

POSTED March 12, 2009 10:10AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Freeload: Joe Crepusculo, “Gabriela (El Guincho Remix)”

Félix of Discoteca Oceano just posted some new Spanish pop by Extraperlo and Joe Crepuscolo on 20JFG, and all is good, but of course the favorite of the bunch is our man El Guincho‘s dub … read more »

POSTED February 17, 2009 12:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Freeload: El Guincho’s Gorila Contra Mixtape

Gorilla vs Bear just put up a contest in conjunction with iMeem to win actual cassette copies of El Guincho‘s new mixtape, which he also has up for download. Let it be a test of … read more »

POSTED October 22, 2008 5:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Freeload: El Guincho, “Palmitos Park”

We got in early on El Guincho with a multitude of blog posts, office plays and a general uptick in our respect for parrots (so underrated). We saw him in Williamsburg. It was great. We … read more »

POSTED August 13, 2008 4:55PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

FADER 54: El Guincho Feature

Read Jace Clayton’s feature story from Issue 54 on Barcelona’s resident mindbending tropicalist, El Guincho, whose album Alegranza! gets its official international release this October 7th on Young Turks/XL Recordings .

POSTED August 13, 2008 4:28PM IN FEATURES Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Live: El Guincho Needs Fewer Fans

Just kidding. El Guincho needs more fans, but Union Pool in Williamsburg maybe needs a stricter door policy or a bigger building because—and we know we contributed to the building hype around the Guinch—we couldn’t … read more »

POSTED March 20, 2008 6:09PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,

Freeload: El Guincho Mix

When Pitchfork slapped their “best new music” tag on El Guincho recently we can’t say we were all that surprised. Alegranza, his 2007 album on Discoteca Oceano, has been the soundtrack to our Friday afternoons, … read more »

POSTED March 6, 2008 12:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,