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Video: Helado Negro, “Dance Ghost”

When we last caught up with multi-instrumentalist Helado Negro, he was collaborating with Julianna Barwick to release music as OMBRE. On “Dance Ghost,” a song from his forthcoming solo LP, he injects his trademark tropical … read more »

POSTED January 22, 2013 2:33PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Stream: OMBRE, “Tormentas”

“Tormentas,” the latest single from Julianna Barwick and Helado Negro’s collaboration OMBRE, is a dose of whirring, celestial tropicalia. Over timid arpeggios and modest filters, Negro mutters sweetly in his native tongue. But if you … read more »

POSTED August 22, 2012 6:40PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,
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Interview: Julianna Barwick and Helado Negro

After meeting on tour in 2010, Julianna Barwick and Helado Negro began a collaboration called OMBRE, merging her swaying voice and his gentle Ecuadorean growl over zero-stress instrumentation—sometimes just an acoustic guitar, sometimes cloud-parting drone. … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2012 12:00PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS TAGS: , , , , ,
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Rafter, “Timeless Form, Formless Time” (Epstein y El Conjunto Remix f. Matt Crum) MP3

Perusing through the FADER archives, we’ve written a lot of internet words about Rafter Roberts, who uses his soft voice, which is like three steps removed from a whisper to tether his experiments in warm … read more »

POSTED March 30, 2010 2:40PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Video: Helado Negro, “Dahum”

Imagine the brainstorming session for this Helado Negro video. It was probably like, “Hey you know those shirts that have an imprint of Jimi Hendrix’s face on them? The ones that are basically a stencil … read more »

POSTED July 14, 2009 12:26PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Freeload: Roberto Lange Elastic Island Mix

We posted a track from Roberto Lange aka Helado Negro‘s Asthmatic Kitty debut album and speculated on the Prefuse 73 collaborator’s eclectic music taste. Turns out we were right, as evidenced by this whispy mix … read more »

POSTED June 8, 2009 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Freeload: Helado Negro, “Deja” MP3

The music we love is so often noisy that sometimes we need a song that strums along, like lemon sorbet after a heavy meal. So we enjoyed getting this track from Helado Negro, which places … read more »

POSTED May 15, 2009 11:20AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,