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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: , ,

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: , , , ,

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: , , , , ,