show2: baile y ritmo parte uno

what makes yr hips shake 'n sway, yr feet twitch? what my summer sounded like.

mix included:
Los Hijos del Sol - Si Me Quieres (has been stuck in my head all fuckin week)
Los Mirlos - Muchachita del Oriente
Juaneco y Su Combo - Ya Se Ha Muerto mi Abuelo
Gorillaz - Latin Simone (Qué Pasa Contigo) - con Ibrahim Ferrer
Mercedes Sosa - La Carta (homenaje a Violeta Parra)
Eno/Byrne - Mea Culpa
Digitaldubs - Sorriso Sinistro
Mexican Institute of Sound - Killer Kumbia
Nortec Collective - Norteña del Sur
Manu Chao
- Clandestino
Think of One - Samba Belga
Kronos Quartet y Alejandro Flores - El Llorar
Os Mutantes
- Ave, Lucifer
Savath y Savalas - Interludio 44
Juana Molina - Tres Cosas

Y para mi compadre...

The songs by Los Mirlos, Juaneco y su combo, y Los Hijos Del Sol are from The Roots of Chicha: Psychedelic Cumbia from Peru. The record company that put out the CD says;

"Chicha started out in the late 60’s, in the oil-boom cities of the Peruvian Amazon. Cumbias Amazonicas, as they were first known, were loosely inspired by Colombian cumbias but incorporated the distinctive pentatonic scales of Andean melodies, some Cuban guajiras, and the psychedelic sounds of surf guitars, wah-wah pedals, farfisa organs and moog synthesizers. Chicha, which is named after a corn-based liquor favored by the Incas, quickly spread to Lima. It became the music of choice of the mostly indigenous new migrant population – mixing even further with rock, Andean folklore and Peruvian creole music.... (more here)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

juana molina...yummmmmm