Tag Archive: chicha

Out Now!! The Roots of Chicha Psychedelic Cumbias from Peru. Special Double Vinyl Edition


Wow, I was just jamming to vol.1 of this great series the other day and wondering why the hell this never made it to vinyl. Well it seems the vinyl gods have heard… Continue reading



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 8: Digital Cumbia)))


In the last couple of years there’s been a great amount of fusings of musical traditions with new technologies and electronic rhythms around the globe. Take the “Nortec” soundz from Tijuana, baile funk… Continue reading