as dancefloor-friendly as it is mystical, bienaventuranza is as chancha as it gets- with elements from cumbia to dancehall to andean folk to global house, crystal clear production, and collaborations that are evidently natural and genuine, the record holds true to the sound that canale has played such a huge part in creating. from a new generation of producers to more listeners in unassuming parts of the globe, pedro has been humbled to see the sound develop- and proves with this album that he s grown swiftly alongside it.
2017 re-issue , on his sophomore album, chancha melds local south american rhythms with contemporary production techniques, and borrows from global dance music sounds, then applies his own delicate senibilities with gentle good humor. rio arriba bubbles up from the andes like percussive lava, seething as it is soothing.
zweites album des argentinischen djs und produzenten chancha, der indigene, südamerikanische sounds mit moderner dubtechnik zu einer futuristischen cumbia-bass-dub-vision mischt. nach dem erfolg seines debüts rodante. arbeiten für national geographic tv und remixes für gotan project & the ruby suns, feiern internationale tastemaker wie resident advisor chanchas exotik-style frenetisch ab!
already called by the la times as >a wildly inventive collection of argentine music that is as funky and of-the-moment as any instrumental electronic dance music being made right now<, future sounds of buenos aires is a scene defining collection of rural south-american-styles fused with electronic futurism. the compilation is a snapshot of the burgeoning experimental electronic scene that has emerged in buenos aires over recent years, that we are excited to share with the world. zzk records teamed up a powerful duo of artists from both the us and argentina for the album artwork to represent the unique mix of south american and western cultures represented in the project.
includes code for free mp3 download of the full album.
for its 8th installment, the funk mundial series temporarily moves to buenos aires, argentinia to present what is quite possibly the first ever baile funk cumbia record to be released. yes, we re talking about a world premiere here: the two music styles that recently put south america on the dj radar again, are melting together in funk mundial #8: baile funk meets cumbia.for this volume, four of the hottest producers of buenos aires digi-cumbia label zzk teamed up with various baile funk mcs from rio de janeiro. zzk is to cumbia what man recordings is to baile funk û mixing up one raw, regional music style with the best of various genres to create a unique new sound. founded as a label in 2008, zzk broke internationally with their mixtapes, in which cumbia û the traditional pan-latin-american dancehall sound û was mixed up with reggaeton, hip hop and various forms of bass music. recently, the label released its first compilation and full artist albums.