Colombia! (The Golden Age Of Discos Fuentes, The Powerhouse Of Colombian Music 1960-76)
Since 1934, Disco Fuentes (Fuentes Records) has acted as the largest record label in Colombia, a country where it is impossible to escape music. This collection of tracks delves into the golden years of 1960-76 and is hand picked from the enormous Fuentes record catalogue comprising various tropical music styles. Cumbia, Gaita, Fandango, Salsa and Champeta all feature in the selection from one of the worlds best Latin music archives.
“Blistering tracks that draw you deep into the jungle with their percussive mayhem [...] this is a scene to explore, and this album’s 28-page booklet of liner notes will provide plenty to ponder after your party”
- Songlines Magazine