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  • review December 11, 2013

    Revancha del Burro

    The success of Systema Solar’s self-titled debut album first launched them from local celebrity to international acclaim. After being brought together by a serendipitous encounter in Medellín, the group members combined their backgrounds in cumbia, techno, champeta, hip hop, and … Read more »

  • blog November 19, 2013

    New “Space Cumbia” 45″ by G-Flux

    Whatever you want to call it– ñu-cumbia, cumbiatrónica, or, as G-Flux puts it, “space cumbia”– this style of music continues to maintain the popularity that it has garnered over the last several years. Just in the past couple weeks, we’ve … Read more »

  • program January 1, 2011

    Afropop Soundsystem 5: Neo-Cumbia

    Afropop Worldwide presents a program all about the exciting and experimental music scene in Colombia today. A new generation of Colombian youth are delving into Afro-Colombian roots music, using traditional sounds as rich fodder for 21st-century experiments in global pop. … Read more »

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