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Peace & Rhythm presents: Warsaw Afrobeat Orchestra - Antibody Remixes

Peace & Rhythm presents: Warsaw Afrobeat Orchestra - Antibody Remixes

Poland’s only Afrobeat band Warsaw Afrobeat Orchestra follows up their third album Antibody with a collection of remixes from the album, featuring collaborations that span the globe. Find the full collection in our store. First up is Chas Bronz (DFA, Soul Clap, Midnight Riot), of P-Funk, FSQ, and Graceful Exit. Chas brings the Tsunami, suping up the afrofunk tune into a four-on-the-floor focused disco banger. Just in time to shake off the winter blues and get us in the mood for the parties to return. Next we have a pair of remixes from Superprince (Razor N Tape, Universal Cave). The princes of Philadelphia reimagine Survival in their Day and Night mixes. Superprince’s Day time summer BBQ jam will make you kick off...

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Charlie Rosario: El Rumbero De La Carátula (The Rumbero of the Album Cover)

     Check out the new blog post by Peace& Rhythm's Bongohead about Latin album cover designer Charlie Rosario here:

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BUYEPONGO vs. QUITAPENAS 45 Pre-Order

BUYEPONGO vs. QUITAPENAS 45 Pre-Order

After almost a year in the making, the new joint project between Peace & Rhythm and the California-based bands Buyepongo and Quitapenas is now launching in pre-order today, Friday, February 5, 2021, exclusively from Bandcamp as part of Bandcamp Fridays. The digitals will be available to download for those that purchase the 45. The digitals will also be available for sale. The following month's Bandcamp Friday, on March 5th, will mark the release date of the physical split 45. To pre order, please visit us here  About the release: You might say Buyepongo and Quitapenas are sibling neighbor bands since they are of Mexican-American heritage, share some band...

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MNGWA - Crackadoom EP!

MNGWA - Crackadoom EP!

New from Peace & Rhythm! Officially out today on all streaming and download platforms, the full 4 song EP: CRACKADOOM from Vancouver, Canada’s psychedelic cumbia powerhouses, Mngwa!Crackadoom is MNGWA at their rawest & most instinctual. In the midst of a busy stretch of summer festivals, the eight core members of MNGWA carved out a period of 3 days in remote Williams Lake, central British Columbia, where the EP was recorded in its entirety. Vancouver-based veteran sonic alchemist Brandon Hoffman (Blocktreat) engineered & produced the project from beginning to end (from the comfort of his own cabin), and his idiosyncratic approach...

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New from MNGWA - El Déspota!

New from MNGWA - El Déspota!

The next installment from Vancouver, Canada’s gypsy cumbia all-stars, MNGWA, is a timely release of frustration, El Déspota! The protest song is best described by the band's own words below. "EL DÉSPOTA (the tyrant) was written during the surreal buildup to the 2016 US election, as the band's way of channeling feelings of frustration and helplessness into something more constructive (full disclosure: the working title of the song was Trumpa Lumpa). As a Canadian band with Mexican members, this has been like watching a close friend dealing with schizophrenia and being unable to help them. For four strange years, EL DÉSPOTA has served as...

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