Monthly Archive: October, 2010

Sonorama pres.(((Halloween Especial))) MoNStRuo Mix!

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El Monstro Mix! Listen/Download Just in time for Halloween, a little non-stop mix of bone shakin’ monster themed garage rock, surf, and jerk rhythms from south of the border. Includes tracks by some… Continue reading

Cookin’ la salsa with Pijuan & his Sextet…

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“Cocinando con la salsa“ “Me voy pa’ carolina” “Cortaron a Elena” Here’s a little plate of salsa and boogaloo from one of Puerto Rico’s most vibrant figures, José Juan Piñero González, better known… Continue reading

Time Machine…

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“Carnaval” “Gumbo” Last night  along Milwaukee Ave I saw a pair of Deloreans parked outside a retro cafe , maybe it was part of a Back to the Future night, but it reminded… Continue reading

MEET REY TRUENO!!!

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Definir al colectivo mexicano Rey Trueno no es tarea fácil: música, obra gráfica, radio arte, sound system, actuaciones en vivo y talleres son parte de su trabajo. Músicos y artistas de diversas nacionalidades… Continue reading

Ranil.doc

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Last podcast I mentioned a proposed documentary to feature the story of Peruvian and Amazonian cumbia player Ranil (Ranil y su Conjunto). He  was recently the focus of a compilation by Masstropicas, who… Continue reading

(((Sonorama Podcast 17)))

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Hello everyone, this week we loosened up the theme a little so we hit a couple things all over the map. Charly brings us some selections from a recent dig in Milwaukee  including… Continue reading

gwah-gwan-có!

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Los Papines “Para Que Niegas” *** In the 60’s and 70’s Los Papines were prime ambassadors of the rumba and guaguanco rhythms in their native Cuba and the rest of the world; they… Continue reading