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Rafael Escalona (May 27, 1927 – May 13, 2009)

First off my condolences to his family. Rafael Calixto Escalona Martinez’s first song is dated February 1943. The seventh of nine children he was to become one of the most prominent Vallenato music composers ever. He grew up listening to peasants and troubadours of the region that often passed by his village bringing news from Valledupar to his childhood village …

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About Colombian Cumbia

You can always ask wiki about cumbia but what’s the fun in that? It’s of course spread like wild fire and Colombians aren’t ‘slaves’ to the Spanish Empire anymore but this is what i gather: The cumbia has its origin in San Basilio, a little town of Atlantic coast of Colombia, South America. It was danced and created by the …

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El G de ZZK

WWBAD, That’s What Would Buenos Aires Do?. Thank you to Miguel who did this video, very good work my friend. El G of ZZK Records Interview from uLOVEi on Vimeo. zzkrecords.com

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PELIGROSA Y GRUPO FANTASMA SABADO!!!

Yes we droppin’ in on the legendary Antone’s to blow that shit up with Grammy nominated Grupo Fantasma, who has been steadily bangin’ out cumbias here Austin. Here’s a little diddy I put together. It’s a track off of Grupo’s “Movimiento Popular” album called “Con Migo” mashed with a berimbau baile funk thing. Grupo Con Berimbau.mp3

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Celia and the Boogaloo Masters

A couple of albums I found trolling on the web. Celia Cruz – La Reina Del Ritmo Cubano Track listing 01 – Rock & Roll 02 – Cha Cha Guere 03 – Pa’ La Paloma 04 – Me Voy A Pinar Del Rio 05 – Tuya Y Mas Que Tuya 06 – Saoco 07 – El Lleva Y Trea 08 …

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DJ DUS X JAY Z DUSTY SHOULDERS CUMBIA VILLERA.mp3

DUSTY SHOULDERS CUMBIA VILLERA.mp3 Here’s some new heat for your cumbia pleasures. Enjoy.

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got me on blast! x2

www.generationbass.com This is a DOPE blog with loads of cool music! PEACE to GENERATIONBASS for the love! CHeckA the review and DOWNLOAD link ALSO Peep Toy’s Video all over SXSW with the DJDUS logo at the end! TOY SELECTAH FROM AUSTIN TO MIAMI I had to re-edit this post cus i cant figure out the youtube code, and they gave …

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Peligrosa y El G de Zizek THURSDAY @ COPA

ZIZEK MYSPACE ZIZEK Website

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Dj /rupture on XLR8R Tv talking cumbia

just saw this over @ The Dutty Artz blog…

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Gaita De La Flores (Pagame Edit)

Slapped this together, enjoy and hurt someone’s feelings.  More then likely I will be shifting this about, but for now use as you see fit.   Dun http://www.zshare.net/audio/59145545cd515a9a/ p.s. Just fixed it a little.

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