Posts Tagged 'Colombian Music'


Ondatropica @ Hackney Empire

Ondatropica is the name given to the new project from Britain’s Quantic and Colombia’s Frente Cumbiero, a project that brings together some of Colombia’s most legendary musicians, unites them with a new generation of music makers, resulting in an incredible


Get Dancing With Soundway

BIG East London warehouse party coming up on Friday 20th April. Arranged by Soundway Records to celebrate their 10th anniversary and promote two recent releases by Los Miticos del Ritmo and Batida, the party promises to be a tropical fiesta


La Linea 2012 Line-up

The line-up for La Linea 2012, the latest edition of London’s premier Latin music festival, has been announced. Happening between the 16th and 27th April, there is surely something for everyone with artists coming from Latin America and Europe, as well as a fine array of London’s top Latin talent.


Soundway Records have spent the past five years releasing what seemed a never-ending stream of lost gems and forgotten classics from Africa and Latin America, with their Colombia compilations (Palenque Palenque, Original Sound of Cumbia, etc.) in particular getting our


Global Local and Movimientos Presents Latin Quarter

Movimientos and Global Local present their annual showcase of the finest new Latin acts to emerge in the capital. From heavy Peruvian cumbia grooves, Cuban/Reggae fusion to the freshest urban electro tropical beats and all female Latin folk and roots.


Movimientos Presents Esperando el Tsunami

Continuing a regular night at Rich Mix, Movimientos presents a fresh programme of exceptional documentary film and unparalleled live music. On this occasion joining forces with Sounds and Colours to present an official UK screening of Esperando El Tsunami an

The Original Sound of Cumbia

The sound of Colombia’s Caribbean coastline, cumbia is one of Latin America’s most outstanding popular music forms. This influential genre had a major impact on overseas salsa, as well as certain styles of Mexican music, and inspired large audiences in


New Years Eve Tropicalista

Three of London’s best Latin music nights are joining forces again this New Year’s Eve for what is surely the only way to see out the year. DJs from Movimientos, Batmacumba and Arriba La Cumbia will be seeing Rich Mix


It’s Cumbia Time With Soundway

Launch party for Soundway Records’ new The Original Sound of Cumbia compilation featuring DJ sets from their very own Miles Cleret, Sofrito’s Frankie Francis and a special guest DJ to be announced closer to the date.


Mauricio Velasierra @ The Forge

Mauricio Velasierra offers up a masterclass in Latin folk and jazz music, featuring his own distinctive flute playing as well as a quintet that includes cello, upright bass, drums, charango, tiple and his own assortment of flutes and pipes. The