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Colombian DJ/Producer WILL VILLA releases single & music video for his remake of the classic Colombian song CURURA

Colombian DJ/Producer WILL VILLA releases single & music video for his remake of the classic Colombian song  CURURA

Colombian DJ, producer, and sound engineer Will Villa has released the single and music video for "Ay Curura", his remake of the classic Colombian folk song "Curura" composed by Toño Fernandez. The single, to be featured on his upcoming debut EP, includes the legendary, Latin Grammy-lifetime achievement recipient Totó la Momposina on vocals plus her backing band. The song was originally recorded in 1993 by Totó la Momposina and was featured on her 1993 breakthrough album La Candela Viva, which was released on Peter Gabriels Real World Records label. 

 

Recorded at Audiovisión Studios in Bogota, Colombia with Totó la Momposina and her band plus veteran engineer Mauricio Cano and mixed by Ken Lewis in New York City (Bruno MarsKanye WestAlicia Keys), Villas "Ay Curura" mixes traditional Afro-Colombian influences with electronic dance music to create a new tropical bass interpretation of a classic that is both refreshing and authentic. The single also showcases Totó building upon her Latin Grammy-winning performances with Calle 13with deeper experimentation into electronic and hip-hop influences. Its music video, produced by Guillaume Guimaraes, depicts a group of young friends seductively dancing in tropical and urban locations throughout the port town of Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. "[Ay Curura] has been covered, remixed, and sampled by many people already. I just wanted to go a step further and pay tribute to the woman who created it in the first place," notes Will. "To me, its a dream come true." The Medellin, Colombian-born and German-based Will Villa combines Latin American and other native rhythms from throughout the world, such as reggaetón, champeta, kuduro, cumbia, and afrobeats, with urban and electronic beats, creating a modern, aural journey through different parts of the globe. The DJ, producer, and sound engineer doesnt just sample other beats and music - he also records real instruments and voices of professional musicians.  

 

Will began to DJ at the age of 15 in his living room and at the age of 18 began performing at nightclubs in Colombia. A new chapter in his career began when he started to promote Latin American bands in Germany and bring them on tours throughout Europe. This led to the birth of his record label Nutibara World Music, which opened the door to a strong relationship with Conga Management and their artist roster, including Tego Calderón, Calle 13 and Totó la Momposina, one of the most beloved performers of Latin America. Villa is currently working on his debut EP as an electronic dance music producer.

Los Dells Festival is proud to announce the second and final artists Lineup

Los Dells Festival is proud to announce the second and final artists Lineup

With the announcement of 13 more artists joining the already stellar bill of LOS DELLS FESTIVAL, the promoters are proud to say that the complete talent lineup for the first Multi-Genre Latin music festival in the Midwest has officially been confirmed. Phase 2 of artists announcement includes multi-platinum award-winning, Latin superstar Prince Royce, singer, songwriter, actress and model Becky G, world known Mexican-American DJ Deorro,Puerto Rican reggaeton hit-maker Cosculluela, Indie-pop Mexican songstress Carla Morrison, the pioneer in the mixture and fusion of tropical soundsCelso Piña,indie rockers Enjambre, Monterrey rockers A Band Of Bitches, regional Mexican artists La Fuerza De Tijuana and Jesus "El Rayo" Mendoza, bi-cultural pop fusion band Los 5, powerhouse hip hop style Regional Mexican diva Victoria La Mala, and Chicano band straight from East L.A. Las Cafeteras. Making an outstanding debut and scheduled to take place on Labor Day weekend September 2 & 3 at the beautiful Woodside Rach in Wisconsin, the event s first edition is already anticipated as one of the Latin music festivals you should hit before Summer ends.

 

This major event will feature 3 stages, art installations, a whole variety of culinary flavors to satisfy hungry festival-goers, and will include many other attractions. The event is open to all ages, kids 10 years and younger go in free. Among the highlighted musical additions: Prince Royce, the Latin superstar who has scored 11 number one hits, 21 Latin Billboard Awards, 18 Premio Lo Nuestro Awards, 19 Premios Juventud Awards, and earned 9 Latin Grammy nominations. Royce has a massive fan base with over 2 billion streams online and has sold out the most prestigious venues in Latin America, as well as concerts throughout the US; and urban-pop lady  Becky G, a young multifaceted artist who has recently become a hit sensation with her current hits and collaborations with top artists, both in English and Spanish. She is considered among the "18 teen artists shaking up pop culture", according to Rolling Stone Magazine. With this addition of 13 artists to the already announced stellar line up unveiled during the first phase, that includes multi-platinum selling and Grammy Award®-winning rock band ManáDaddy Yanee, Nicky Jam, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, Wisin, Reik, Larry Hernandez, Sofia Reyes, Quantic, Kinky, Gabriel Garzón-Montano, Los Dareyes de La Sierra and Thomas AugustoLOS DELLS FESTIVAL is on its way to become the biggest Latin music festival to crossover to a broader audience and to become the destination to catch some of the world s biggest Latin artists today at the Dells; the largest tourist destination in the Mid-West-- the Waterpark capital of the world.

 


The creator and the master mind behind Los Dells Fest comments about the last announcement: "We re excited to introduce even more diversity to an already spectacular multi-genre lineup, with the addition of some of the biggest names in several new genres that were not yet included in our first announcement. The artists previously announced are already some of the biggest names in music.

The addition of the new artists is just the icing on the cake. We set out to create an unforgettable festival experience, and we ve been able to put together an incredible combination of performances - a dream lineup of Latin artists that people can see at one time.  We want to welcome fans who love many Latin music genres. This will truly be a major Latin celebration!" -Damon Zumwalt Los Dells Festival 2-day passes are on sale via www.losdells.com at $149 and a variety of VIP packages are available starting at $299.Festival attendees will have the option to camp on-site or nearby, or stay at one of the numerous hotels and resorts near the site. For more information on camping opportunities and VIP packages you can go to the event s official website.

Dominican musician and composer Vicente Garcia releases second studio album A La Mar produced by Eduardo Cabra Visitante

Dominican musician and composer Vicente Garcia releases second studio album A La Mar produced by Eduardo Cabra Visitante

fter six years of composing, recording and soaking up the native music of his homeland, Dominican multi-instrumentalist and composer Vicente García has released his second and most mature album to date, A la Mar (Sony Music Colombia). The twelve songs and two interludes were recorded in the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico with producer Eduardo Cabra, a.k.a. "Visitante" of the Grammy Award-winning Puerto Rican rap group Calle 13. Combining Vicente s own pop-songwriting sensibilities with Caribbean and Afro-Antillean influences like bachata, reggae, pri-pri and gagá, A la Mar represents a giant step forward in Garcia s blossoming career. 


Vicente Garcia s success is unprecedented-- as an independent artist he came accumulated with his single "Te Soñé" more than 36 million views. His continuously growing base of followers in social media is enough to summon his public using one of his networks, so that the public is present in his surprise performances. With the new album, the first single "Carmesí" has over 6 million views; a highly elevated number for an artist that is not promoted in a conventional way.The album is the result of a spiritual journey Vicente took through the countryside of the Dominican Republic to get closer to his roots during which he interacted and performed with Afro-Dominican communities. Garcia also enlisted the help of musicians from several of the rural communities that he visited during his travels to provide an authentic folkloric influence to the album on tracks like "Espuma y Arrecife" and "Zafra Negra". Garcia began his professional musical career in 2002 as the lead singer of Calor Urbano, an award-winning Dominican funk/soul band. After releasing a string of popular radio singles in the Dominican Republic Garcia decided in 2010 to begin his solo career and released his debut album, Melodrama (Capitol Latin/EMI). The album includes collaborations with several notable Latin American artists, including Mexican singer-songwriter and actress Ximena Sariñana on "Poquito A Poquito" and Puerto Rican reggae legends Cultura Profética on "Mi Balcón".



Four years later, Garcia independently released the bachata-influenced hit single "Te Soñé", which was especially well received in Colombia, where it reached top radio rotation and helped him gain further recognition from the international music scene. In 2015, Garcia followed up "Te Soñé" with his second single "Entre Luca y Juan Mejía", which combines pop, bossa nova, and Caribbean influences.

"A la Mar is an album that nourishes on afro-antillean music and becomes current popular music," notes Garcia. "It presents many new ideas and contributes a new perspective to the themes of my song-writing through stories, landscapes and images that are narrated in a colloquial, Dominican language. The album more than reformulates my identity - it broadens the musical spectrum of my work and further reveals my artistic nature." From the soothing guitars and message of love on the album s single "Carmesí­" to the pulsing, native rhythms on "El Yeyo" with its story of someone breaking down from jealousy, and from the romance between reggae and bachata on "Bachata En Kingston" to the political, afrobeat/Gagá fused "Zafra Negra", Garcia has painted a deeply personal portrait of contemporary life in the Dominican Republic. As Garcia explains, "the album is like sailing through the Caribbean and each song is an image of the voyage."


 Garcia s 2017 tour schedule has so far taken him throughout Latin America, including Colombia, Peru, Spain, Central America, and Mexico, where he recently performed at El Lunario in Mexico City. New Tour dates visiting South American and European countries will be announced.

La Franela, adelanto de su nuevo disco

La Franela, adelanto de su nuevo disco

 

La Franela adelanta un nuevo corte del disco AIRE, el cuarto álbum de estudio de la banda, que ya tiene fecha de salida: VIERNES 7 DE JULIO y fecha de presentación el 22 de Julio en Capital Federal.

 

Grabado en estudios Romaphonic, Tónica y Tucansoniq. Mezclado en Estudios Mamma´s House y Romaphonic por Edu Pereyra. Masterizado por Daniel Osorio en El Ángel Estudio Mastering. Producido por Oscar Righi con colaboración de Romina Gaetani.

 

Entramos en sintonia con NO FILA, una canción para bailar desordenados, para escuchar desalineados, y para cantar con libertad

Desvalijados de Chile nos presentan Ellos me quieren matar

Desvalijados de Chile nos presentan  Ellos me quieren matar

 

La banda chilena DESVALIJADOS nos presenta su nuevo sencillo “ELLOS ME QUIEREN MATAR” junto al vídeo clip de la canción. 

DESVALIJADOS es una banda nacida en la ciudad de Santiago en el año 2017, sus integrantes son Ignacio Valeiro (voz principal, bajo y harmónica) - Nelson Cesek (batería), Cesar Silva (guitarra y voz), Alejandro Valeiro  (guitarra y voz).

 

DESVALIJADOS nos entrega un rock de cantina, copas, noches y amigos alrededor de un escenario. Su sonido conjuga mucho de rock, algo de blues y melodías pegajosas, letras frescas, sencillas y directas.

 

“Ellos me quieren matar” fue escrita por Ignacio Valeiro, grabada en los estudios de  Universidad de las Américas, Mezclada por Ignacio Valeiro y Masterizada por Andrés Mayo.

 

El Singles está disponible en Spotify, Itunes, Amazon.

 

Alex Anwandter Wins Big at Premios Pulsar

Alex Anwandter Wins Big at Premios Pulsar

 

4 Wins in Chile s Biggest Awards Ceremony for "Album of the Year," "Best Pop Artist," "Song of the Year," & "Producer of the Year"

 
"A tribute to the world s maligned and ignored...Amiga is about how pop music can provide short-lived liberation from suppression. When Anwandter prays for Friday to arrive because he can finally die, it s an expression of hope and determination, because he knows that even the brave eventually fall - so you might as well die dancing." 
Critcally-acclaimed singer, songwriter, and producer Alex Anwandter became the biggest winner at this year s Pulsar Awards with 4 wins and 6 nominations for his most recent album, Amiga. The Pulsar Awards are the first awards to recognize Chilean music.

Labeled by Time Magazine as Chile s Prince of Pop and having Rolling Stone s #1 Latin Album of 2016, Alex Anwandter s latest album, Amiga, received multiple Latin GRAMMY nominations. Alex s directorial debut, Nunca Vas a Estar Solo, became another platform on which he speaks to LGBTQ rights. 

"An ambitious album that reads both like a diary and a political manifesto, a record that crosses a spectrum of musical influences...while managing the very rare feat of feeling both deeply personal and inspired by a greater social purpose. It s a tremendous, very human album - one that can feel hopeful and apocalyptic, emotionally immediate and philosophically grandiose, an album whose life or death message is delivered in Anwandter s tender, reedy voice." KCET  

 

A. Chal estrena video de su single Matrix

A. Chal estrena video de su single Matrix

 

Luego de una exitosa gira de medios en Nueva York, Los Ángeles, y Miami, incluyendo varias presentaciones improvisadas y una presentación en el festival Rolling Loud junto a Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott y Future, entre otros, A.CHAL estrena otro asombroso video de su sencillo más reciente, “Matrix,” exclusivamente en Vibe.com.

El video fue dirigido por el talentoso e innovador KIBORZ, quien construyó su carrera entre estudios creativos y agencias de publicidad globales como director de arte y artista de efectos especiales. Conocido por su trabajo con artistas como Joey Bada$ y Big Baby D.R.A.M., KIBORZ utilizó su conjunto de habilidades para crear un video clip vanguardista para el tema “Matrix.” El director trabajó en conjunto a A.CHAL para ejecutar su visión para este video.
 
"Las películas The Matrix y Tron crearon mi estado de ánimo para los visuales de esta canción. Te llevamos en un viaje a esa dimensión que llamamos GAZI. Es simplemente eso,” explica A.CHAL sobre el concepto del video.

Este verano parece prometedor para A.CHAL con el lanzamiento del muy anticipado mixtape [álbum]  ON GAZ  que incluye once temas y los sencillos "To the Light" y "Matrix” y una presentación en el Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) el 13 de julio en la ciudad de Nueva York.  

LAMC 2017 Indie Showcase announced

LAMC 2017 Indie Showcase announced

 

We are proud to announce the latest LAMC showcase. Joining us this year on Thursday, July 13th at the Highline Ballroom are A.CHAL, Jesse Baez, Javiera Mena, Juan Ingaramo, Audri Nix, and Indios

Since his debut EP Ballroom Riots, Peruvian-born and New York/Los Angeles bred singer, songwriter, and producer A.CHAL has been patiently biding his time. With the support and coverage from the likes of The Fader, Remezcla, and Noisey among many others, his impressive debut album Welcome to GAZI, the noteworthy video for "Round Whipping," and his growing touring history, A.CHAL is surely an artist to watch for in 2017.

Jesse Baez is an R&B enthusiast born in Chicago, raised in Guatemala, and currently living in Mexico City, who, at an early age, was exposed to the sounds of Motown. He found his voice through collaborations with different artists and producers. In early 2016, Jesse released his debut EP B A E Z, a collection of seven songs that rapidly positioned him as one of the most relevant new artists of the year.

Since her first release, Esquemas JuvenilesJaviera Mena jumped onto the scene bringing attention to the upbeat sounds of a new generation. The singer, songwriter, and producer has continued with a budding career. Since her debut, she has released 4 critically-acclaimed albums full of electro-pop and has also gained international awards and nominations - including a Latin GRAMMY nomination for "Otro Era."

Juan Ingaramo is an Argentinian singer-songwriter and producer who has participated in the recordings and live shows of artists and producers such as Adrian Dargelos (Babasónicos) and Didi Gutman (Brazilian Girls) among many others. His latest record, Músico, shows Juan Ingaramo s influence on Argentina s lyric-oriented pop. 

Named on several "2017 Latin Artists to Watch" lists, including Pandora, Latina, and mitú, Puerto Rican artist Audri Nix is set to make her mark. Known for her unique style of soft sensual melodies over infectious lyrics, it s no surprise the rising star has garnered attention from leading publications such as Vibe, Noisey, Nylon, and Remezcla following the release of her 2016 debut EP Niña de Oro.

With a heavy brit-pop influence, the young Argentinian band Indios performed at many festivals and shows before releasing their debut album. They are now recognized as one of the up-and-coming bands in Argentina s rock scene and have released several albums, including their recent release Asfalto

The acoustic showcase is also back this year at SOBs with Alex Anwandter, Jesse Baez, ÌFÉ, Javiera Mena, Nora Norman, Síndrome Moscow, Beatrice Inferno, and Buyepongo.

As always, we re hoping to do our part to help expand what people think when they think Latin music. No matter the genre.

The Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) returns to New York City this summer from July 11th-15th, boasting dynamic panels, powerhouse showcases, and wide range of events. Registration is currently $199, and walk-up will be $299. With past conferences averaging more than 1,250 music industry attendees and 25,000 concert fans each year, this LAMC promises to be yet another exciting year

A.CHAL to perform at LAMC

A.CHAL to perform at LAMC

 

Away From His Hands is Gorhams rendition of the current youth culture found in rodeo and ranch life throughout the Americas. The idea of nature and isolation on a ranch have been a personal preoccupation for Gorham and his research led him from haunting imagery of bullriders and cowboys to uncovering artwork inspired by cattle branding symbols, which are rich in their own distinct meanings.


 
This evolution of western style incorporates sportswear references, patchwork denim, paisley print scarf linings, worn-in leather vests and a collection of vintage inspired tees. Mr. Gorham has created a cult following through his fitted leather goods and beauty brand Byredo. The collaboration with FRAME is the first-time Gorham has turned his hand to ready-to-wear, with typically compelling insouciance.


 
The accompanying campaign was cast by Gorham personally and features critically acclaimed Peruvian born but New York/ Los Angeles bred artist and producer A.CHALGorham was first introduced to A.CHALs work by a friend, but it was the young artists personal style that the designer felt really captured the spirit of the capsule for FRAME. The mostly monochromatic images, shot by Torstensson in Los Angeles, mark an aesthetic departure for the brand; further illustrating Gorhams visual narrative of subculture and effortless attitude. A.CHAL follows in the footsteps of the cinematic iconoclasts of former FRAME mens campaigns; Matt Dillon and Willem Dafoe.


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