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  • interview March 9, 2015

    Luzmila Carpio Meets ZZK

    One of the more interesting projects to cross our desks lately has been the Luzmila Carpio meets ZZK EP. Crossing some intensely disparate cultural wires, it brings together the vocal talents of Carpio, one of the most esteemed Andean singers currently … Read more »

  • blog November 13, 2014

    Festival Nrmal Playlist: Get Your Ears Around Some Tunes

    Since 2010, Festival Nrmal has brought together bands from Latin America, the U.S. and even farther afield for an outdoor festival in Mexico City. The 2015 lineup was just announced, and while there are certainly some big international names making … Read more »

  • blog September 24, 2014

    Chancha Via Circuito Drops “Amansara”

    The style of electro-cumbia that Argentinian producer Pedro Canale creates under the moniker Chancha Via Circuito has always existed on the outer edges of the sub-genre. Avoiding the hard-edged, bass-heavy drive that defined much of the ZZK Records cohort in which … Read more »

  • interview September 9, 2013

    Summer Outro with ZZK Records

    Given Afropop’s upcoming birthday, we decided to have a discussion with one of our favorite director-DJs regarding the nuances of maintaining momentum and programming at an arts organization over time. ZZK Records just turned five and things have certainly changed … Read more »

  • blog January 3, 2013

    Download Chancha Via Circuito’s “The Semillas” EP and catch ZZK live! Wow!

    The Semillas EP (The Seeds), by Chancha Via Circuito released early last month on ZZK records does not come without ambiguity. Is it a musical metaphor for a truncated love affair, or actual Misiones jungle inspiration? Regardless, the music shudders … Read more »

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