Tagged: ZZK Records


Super Guachin, “Se Pixelo el Vinito (Nite Jewel Remix)” MP3

It’s always nice to have a trusted source keeping you abreast with what’s going on in the southern hemisphere, which is what Buenos Aires’ ZZK Records does a consistently good job with. This time, their … read more »

POSTED May 7, 2012 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

ZZK + Leandro Erlich’s The Sound of Buenos Aires Mix MP3

El G of Leandro Erlich and Brooklyn-based DJ The Sound of Buenos Aires 1. Tremor – Caracol (Version Satelites de Rigo por Clorofila mx3)/recoleta-50130 fernando/Leandro Erlich #1 2. Chancha Via Circuito – Cumbion de las … read more »

POSTED March 9, 2011 3:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 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: , , ,

NYC: Go See Frikstailers Tonight + MP3

New York! Frikstailers are from Buenos Aires TECHNICALLY, but we think it’s a ruse and they’re really from a crazy outer-space planet whose inhabitants speak in electro-cumbia blips. Like the dolphins! They’re on a little … read more »

POSTED October 1, 2010 5:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 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: , , , ,

Video: ZZK Records Takes New York (ZZK TV, Episode One)

There’s really nothing like ZZK Records anywhere in the world: the avant Argentinian label releases experimental, digital cumbias and other unique interpretations traditional Latin genres; acts as a family, collective and nightclub in Buenos Aires; … read more »

POSTED July 30, 2010 2:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , , , ,

The Let Out: Tremor & Chancha via Circuito

Tonight on the Let Out, the FADER’s weekly show on East Village Radio, we have some very special guest DJs headed to the station directly from Kennedy Airport, where they will have just landed from … read more »

POSTED July 16, 2010 5:23PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , ,

Stream: Chancha via Circuito’s Rio Arriba

Halfway through “Cumbion de las Aves,” the second song on this album, it sounds like Chancha via Circuito has recorded himself shaking a bag of quarters as a source of clattering percussion—and given the young … read more »

POSTED July 12, 2010 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Copenhagen Raves: Julianne at Distortion Festival, End Times

Truncated report from days three and four of Distortion Festival: Almost died!

POSTED June 7, 2010 6:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Premiere: El Remolon, ZZK Mixtape #9

El Remolon (nee Andrés Schteingart) is one of the scions of Buenos Aires’ ZZK scene, where traditional cumbia rhythms are re-envisioned for the digital age, forging new paths for tropical music and helping to ensure … read more »

POSTED April 27, 2010 11:15AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , ,