♫ > A1 : Moerarie Morei Atjara (Version)♫ > B1 : Moerarie Morei Atjara (Instru-mental)Next up from Alex Figueira's Music With Soul imprint, super bananas version of a completely unknown high-powered piece of indo-atlantic-acordeon magic. Flipped with all the sabor and skill we've come to expe..
♫ > A1 : La Piña Madura Pt. 1♫ > B1 : La Piña Madura Pt. 2A native of the Caribbean coast of Colombia, Abelardo Carbono achieved legendary status in his country's storied ranks of musical icons by combining the homegrown sounds of cumbia with the chiming guitars of West African soukous, enorm..
♫ > A1 : Dear Neptune♫ > B1 : Say What!Limited Edition set of Edits from NYCT / NONAMES / Airships crew! Super cosmic/balearic beats transformed out of these two classic joints. Edition of 200, limited distribution...
♫ > A1 : Addis Abeba Bete (Live)♫ > B1 : Portrait Of Alemayehu (Night-time)Big drop of 45's in from Max Weissenfeltd's Philophon label, who has been living and recording out of his studio in Ghana. Several amazing projects available from the label here for the time being, most definitely worth..
♫ > A1 : Fequer Fequer Nèw♫ > B1 : Portrait Of Alemayehu (Daytime)Big drop of 45's in from Max Weissenfeltd's Philophon label, who has been living and recording out of his studio in Ghana. Several amazing projects available from the label here for the time being, most definitely worth listenin..
♫ > A1 : Platanito♫ > B1 : GuacucoIt's no secret we've been big fans of Alex Figueira's work coming out of Amsterdam and his Barracaõ Sound Studio. Behind great projects like Fumaça Preta & Conjunto Papa Upa, as well as work with Lola's Dice and a forthcoming project on Names You Can Trus..
♫ > A1 : Malo♫ > B1 : ReventonDeep, dark, outsider music here from the Bay Area's Almas Fronterizas & the Discos Pistolas y Sagueros imprint. Fuzzed out blend of rock & soul, that quintessential ingredient of Northern Cali music from decades past. Imagine a stripped down Santana set a..
♫ > A1 : Allema Timba♫ > B1 : Allema Timba (Instrumental)Big drop of 45's in from Max Weissenfeltd's Philophon label, who has been living and recording out of his studio in Ghana. Several amazing projects available from the label here for the time being, most definitely worth listening to them..
♫ > A1 : Evolución De La Musica Garifuna♫ > B1 : GirigaIntroducing Andy Ordoñez, a young drummer and singer native to the cultural nexus of New York City that is The Bronx. The crucible of the NYC melting pot is a fitting base for this rising musician, who was born to Honduran parents of Gari..
♫ > A1 : Caminando Sobre Huesos♫ > B1 : Lloraré LlorarásNames You Can Trust is proud to continue the tradition of collaborations with the finest musical talents the world has to offer, sin fronteras. The latest release features a pair of cuts from the renowned Ava Rocha, backed by punk cumbie..
♫ > A1 : This Is Bolga! (Part 1)♫ > B1 : This Is Bolga! (Part 2)Big drop of 45's in from Max Weissenfeltd's Philophon label, who has been living and recording out of his studio in Ghana. Several amazing projects available from the label here for the time being, most definitely worth listening ..
♫ > A1 : Escudo De Tambó♫ > B1 : Pa' San Juan De UrabaBullerengue is a tradition that originated in the caribbean region of Colombia, and it can be heard from los Montes de Maria all the way to el Uraba Antioqueсo. It is through the drums, chants, and dances that knowledge is transmitted from..
♫ > A1 : Por La Vida♫ > B1 : MiriSince 2010, Buyepongo has led a steadily growing Los Angeles underground movement that combines the vast influence of traditional tropical sounds with the streetwise edges of the Latin American diaspora. Much like their name implies (translation: to cause a ruc..
♫ > A1 : Pajaro (Extended Version)♫ > B1 : Frio Severo♫ > B1 : Chimbita Theme***Special Edition repress featuring the previously unreleased Extended Mix of Pajaro. All other aspects identical to the first edition.After a highly-regarded debut single on Names You Can Trust back in 2014, Co..
♫ > A1 : Atlantico♫ > B1 : Canto Del Sol***Deadstock imperfect yellow vinyl copies only. Plays perfectly however, just a slight mix of yellow & black vinyl compound.Combo Lulo is that rare possibility of true magic moments manifested. Embodying the classic sentiment of a New York supergro..
♫ > A1 : The Sieve & The Sand Pt. 1♫ > B1 : The Sieve & The Sand Pt. 2Combo Lulo returns to Names You Can Trust for their sophomore single, digging deeper into the diversified sounds of the Caribbean that helped define their debut. While the first single took a Jamaican foundation sou..
♫ > A1 : La Inconforme♫ > B1 : Cumbia De Los MonjesPremiere release from Austin-based label Trucha Soul Records, next up in la nueva wave of far out cumbia coming out of Tejas. First single features local 4-piece band Como Las Movies and their rendition of two iconic sonidero staples from Supe..
♫ > A1 : El Secreto Del Metalero♫ > B1 : Chicarrón PelúoWith their 2013 debut single “Vintage Voudou,” Conjunto Papa Upa cemented themselves as the torchbearers of a rare breed of Afro-Caribbean psychedelic soul, a clear delineation from the wonderful world of Venezuelan poly rhythms. That or..
♫ > A1 : De Evergreens - Es Lilin♫ > B1 : Les Jaguars Del Casablanca - GonzalesRadio Martiko has quickly been establishing themselves as serious purveyors of a very deep and particularly eclectic mix of vintage global, psicodelica & afro-latin selections. There's a particular flare and st..
♫ > A1 : Cumbia Chulita♫ > B1 : Saludos Desde OaklandMore pari-time killas from Discos Mas crew, the A-side here dedicated to all the homegirls from the Chulita Vinyl Club, who have been representing for the record culture throwing dope parties and event thoughout CA & Texas. Automatic...
♫ > A1 : La Cosecha♫ > B1 : El CamotalPart of the next wave in the thriving Afro-Latin alternative scene of greater Los Angeles & The Inland Empire, El Santo Golpe's debut release on Names You Can Trust leaves its mark with a very personal fusion of Central American & Caribbean folklo..
♫ > A1 : Dia Não♫ > B1 : Manhã2nd independent press from FOGO and Espanta Bjon out of Portugal. More killer Cabo Verde style Funaná, side A is the absolute business. Highly recommended. Small press, direct from Europe...
♫ > A1 : Nha Cutelo♫ > B1 : Oh MininaIncredible new Cabo Verde / Funaná recording out of Portugal from FOGO, and the Espanta Bjon imprint. Very rare example of this style being pressed to vinyl these days. Hopefully a sign of things to come! Hand-stamped labels, limited press, direct from Euro..
♫ > A1 : Jewels Part One♫ > B1 : Jewels Part TwoBack in 2007 Names You Can Trust was launched with an EP from Greenwood Rhythm Coalition. For NYCT’s landmark 50th single release, the group returns, drawing on the same long-simmering stew of African, Caribbean and American funk and dancefloor ..
♫ > A1 : Amor Regresa Ya♫ > B1 : Kañita de AzukarSecond release from Discos Rolas comes in the trusty 7-inch format and features a gigante on the sonidero circuit, Grupo Kual? Founded by Angel Pedraza in San Juan Aragon, Mexico City. Pedraza continues the legacy of his father and uncles who c..
♫ > A1 : Los Pallteados - El Palteado♫ > B1 : La Sonora Roza - AlkaliFrom a fascinating yet relatively undiscovered era of experimental music in Peru’s capital city Lima, this never before released split single features two of the foremost musical minds of modern day tropical, electronic and ..
♫ > A1 : Vuelve♫ > B1 : Décima2nd in a series of 45s from Colectivo Futuro's Olindo Records imprint featuring Venezuelan artists who are recording / performing in Europe. Paris-based Insólito Universo picks up on some folkloric traditions in Venezuela, namely "joropo" & "malagueña" and in..