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Latest from Peace & Rhythm: Kokolo VS. Los Terrificos Remixes 12" EP

Latest from Peace & Rhythm: Kokolo VS. Los Terrificos Remixes 12" EP

            Brand new release from Peace & Rhythm! An EP of tropical house created by musicians working on 3 continents. Kokolo Afrobeat Orchestra and Los Terrificos are lead by Ray Lugo and Jake Fader, with a 17 year history of spreading funky music around the world. The afrobeat/afrofunk and the chicha cumbia meets Spaghetti-Western cinema inspired groups get the remix treatment from Bosq (Medellin, Colombia), Max Essa (Tokyo, Japan), D. Briggs (NYC, USA), and Studebaker Hawk (Guadalajara, Mexico). In addition to the 4 songs on the 12" EP, two additional remixes are available exclusively on the...

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New release from MAKU Soundsystem!

New release from MAKU Soundsystem!

Peace & Rhythm is very excited to announce today (July 20) the new release by MAKU Soundsystem, 5 Fuegos!

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Peace & Rhythm Spring 2018 Tour Continues!

Peace & Rhythm Spring 2018 Tour Continues!

POSTER by Tess Gadwa for artmeetscode.com We're two amazing parties in!! And more to come! Check out our tour schedule for Spring: Peace & Rhythm Spring 2018 Tour continues... May 11 Washington DC Safari DC Restaurant & Lounge Details: Funky Tropical Party: Leon City Sounds and Peace & Rhythm DJs with Leon City Sounds May 12 Richmond VA The HofGarden details: Skyyline with special guests Peace & Rhythm Records! with BODY TALK May 13 Richmond VA Steady Sounds with Armando Muñoz details: Peace & Rhythm Records In-Store at Steady Sounds May 14 Chapel Hill NC Nightlight Bar & Club details:...

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Interplanetary Scene Report, End of 2017 edition...Part 1

Interplanetary Scene Report, End of 2017 edition...Part 1

Happy 2018 from the Peace & Rhythm crew!! We had a great year! We got to work with some awesome bands, did some touring and heard a lot of great music. Thanks for your support! 2018 is already shaping up to be a banger. We've got several wonderful records on the way and will be finally debuting our P&R podcast (with help from our homeboy Rec), as well as some cool events and surprises planned. We'll also be launching our subscription service (details on that TBA). We wanted to share some music we heard this past year. We'll be doing...

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Interplanetary Scene Report, End of 2017 edition...Part 2

Interplanetary Scene Report, End of 2017 edition...Part 2

  Part 2: The first section of this article (found here) named the favorite albums around the P&R office(s). This time we check out singles, punk & noise, cover tunes, live shows and other fun stuff. Thanks for your support and for helping us make 2017 a great year. The following singles were selected by Andujar, Bongohead and Studebaker Hawk. Please support the bands and DIY labels direct!   Fave single of 2018, in no particular order:   -Bosq - Can't Seem To Hide 12" (Ubiquity) The golden touch of Bosq delivers a floor-burner of a poppy disco tune on...

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