Quantic: the renowned British producer teams up with Nidia Góngora to showcase Colombian folk.



Will Holland, the man behind the name, is a British producer now based in Brooklyn, NY who specializes in finding and sharing world dance music. The latest release is ‘Curao,’ a collaboration between Holland and Colombian folklore singer Nidia Góngora.

From Bandcamp:

“The culmination of a creative partnership that has been sparking for the best part of a decade, ‘Curao’ is the full LP from [the] world-renowned British producer and Colombian folklore singer Nidia Góngora. Out 12th May, the record brings a new and highly original interpretation of the unique, rich and mystical musical traditions of the Colombian Pacific Coast.”

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Toots & The Maytals – “Louie Louie”

Year: 1972

Album: Funky Kingston

A reggae remix of Richard Berry’s classic frat standard made famous by The Kingsmen and stolen from inspired by René Touzet’s “El Loco Cha Cha Cha”. Funky Kingston is also an essential reggae record for those who want to move beyond Bob Marley.

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