Los Pirañas - Monstruo Prometedor (Homenaje al manzano)
Newschool psy/cumbia by Eblis Alvarez and co. (of Meridian Brothers fame) Los Piranas out on Vampisoul.
La Mecánica Popular - La Paz Del Freak
Psychedelic salseros La Mecánica Popular, from New York City, have dropped a new video for their single, “La Paz del Freak.” Out on Names You Can Trust, which is home to Frente Cumbiero, Meridian Brothers, and some of the most cutting edge tropical bands in the world. Sounds and Colours
Meridian Brothers - Salsa Caliente
Recorded live at Matik Matik Bogotá on 21/09/2012
Buy Desesperanza album from Soundway Records.
Nirvana - You’re Just The One
You’re just the one to keep me company / You’re just the one to hold me by the hand / I’m happy that you try to understand
Late 60s UK Psychedelic Pop band Nirvana’s cult cassette reissued by Burger Records.
Meridian Brothers - Guaracha U.F.O (Versión Rebajada)
The best album I’ve listened to this year is by Bogota’s Meridian Brothers.
Straddling the line between new and old, Meridian Brothers’ mischievous blend of Latin rhythms and psychedelic grooves is the creation of Eblis Álvarez, one of the key figures of the experimental music scene in Bogota.