News & Updates — Salsa

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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WE’VE GOT YOUR MOST WANTED RECORDS

WE’VE GOT YOUR MOST WANTED RECORDS

We’ve got the records you want but didn’t know you needed. 

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New double live album from Orquesta El Macabeo drops March 1st!

New double live album from Orquesta El Macabeo drops March 1st!

New double live album from Orquesta El Macabeo drops March 1st!

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Halloween hi-jinks from Radio Gladys Palmera, Peace & Rhythm's DJ Bongohead, Adrian Is Hungry and Locobeach

Halloween hi-jinks from Radio Gladys Palmera, Peace & Rhythm's DJ Bongohead, Adrian Is Hungry and Locobeach

Just in time for Halloween and El Día De Los Muertos, the "Dj Bongohead Monstruo Mix – Calaveras y Palmeras" podcast mixtape is up on the Radio Gladys Palmera site.

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New 7 inch 45 from Orquesta El Macabeo - Yankee Go Home!

New 7 inch 45 from Orquesta El Macabeo - Yankee Go Home!

The latest effort by Puerto Rico’s salsa rebels Orquesta El Macabeo is a very timely cover version of the Daniel Santos anti-imperialist anthem “Yankee Go Home” appropriately coupled with the title song from their last LP, “La Maldición Colonial” on the flip side. In choosing to reinterpret “Yankee Go Home”, the original of which was released decades ago on the LP “Los Patriotas” (a joint release from Daniel “El Jefe” Santos and Pedro “Davilita” Ortiz Davila) as a daring protest song that sang “truth to power”, Orquesta El Macabeo give a fresh new take on the long, rich tradition of...

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