Meet colombian music powerhouses: An alliance of independent record labels
MEET US ON
Saturday / Oct 28 / 2:30 p.m. Colombian Stand 108-110
*SONIDOS ENRAIZADOS, LLORONA RECORDS, POLEN RECORDS, PALENQUE RECORDS AND TAMBORA RECORDS*
POLEN RECORDS https://polenrecords.bandcamp.com
Polen Records is presenting some of the finest from Colombia and Latin America, with artist like Bareto, Bomba Estereo, Sidestepper, Systema Solar, Emilia, El Leopardo and Abelardo Carbono.
SONIDOS ENRAIZADOS www.sonidosenraizados.com // https://sonidosenraizados.bandcamp.com
Record label, agency and platform for cultural projects. In Colombia, Sonidos Enraizados is a bridge between local and global cultures. Recording since 2003, our label, based in Bogotá, specialized in documentation of local roots musics supported in fine field research. Generation to generation, sounds pass through mountains, rivers and jungles, we amplify them to the world and to their own communities building memory and culture for peace.
TAMBORA RECORDS https://tamborarecordscolombia.bandcamp.com
Since 2011, Tambora Records has focused on the development of new artists that rescue musical traditions from Colombia. We are the record label of the new proposals of independent music. Our goal is to promote Colombian talent in national and international markets and stages. We represent Colectro, Tribu Baharú, Tubará Reggae, Redil Cuarteto, Nvoz Vocal Band, Rompefuego, La Sonora Mazurén and Mariazú.
LLORONA RECORDS www.lloronarecords.co // https://lloronarecords.bandcamp.com
Based in Bogotá, Colombia, Llorona Records has established itself as one of the key labels producing and promoting roots music and connecting it with contemporary musical languages. Llorona Recods, Original Sound, presents unique artists that authentically represent different regions throughout the unique and diverse Colombian landscape.
Llorona Records roster range from the folk, calypso and mento of Elkin Robinson from the island of Old Providence, Los Gaiteros de San Jacinto, centuries-old Afro-Colombian Caribbean Coast cumbia legends, Boom Full Meke, the neo-picotero Caribbean sound system, to Cerrero, in-house producer Diego Gómez’s own electronic project. Llorona Record’s releases also include the collaborations of legendary producers such as Mad Professor, Richard Blair and Adrian Sherwood.
PALENQUE RECORDS https://palenquerecords.bandcamp.com
Label specialized in Afro-Colombian music, founded in 1998 in Paris France, by Lucas Silva Dj Champeta-Man. Since then, we have released many records and we have changed the face of afro-colombian music, with a fusion of modern and traditional sounds. Our releases go from the very traditional genres of music, until the most modern and afro -electro beats, covering all ranges of black colombian music. We have revealed the champeta musical mouvement to the world, producing many champeta artists. Our artists : Batata y su Rumba Palenquera, Sexteto Tabala, Son Palenque, Abelardo Carbono, Alfonso Cordoba el Brujo , Faraon Bantu and many more.
- article submitted by:Lucia Irene Ibañez Salazar, Sonidos Enraizados