♫ > 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 : La Verdad♫ > B1 : Esperando**Deadstock Original Copies!Lowrider soul heads for a south-of-the-border surf date on these two sizzling originals from Alba + the Mighty Lions. A perfect soundtrack for cruising with the bad girls in a drop-top or soothing a late night heartbreak, “La Verd..
♫ > A1 : Matemática♫ > B1 : Matemática (Instrumental)What’s the equation that reveals your love? On the latest single from Alba & The Mighty Lions, the question is posed and answered in the form of a beautiful soul slow-roller. Alba Ponce de León’s charming word play, both mathematically-m..
♫ > A1 : Cruel Desperation♫ > B1 : Linda MorenitaCousins Gilberto and Karin Rodriguez have been steadily synthesizing a unique type of musical and cultural fusion together as Almas Fronterizas. Blending their lived experiences in Mexico City, Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area with a m..
♫ > 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Porrovía♫ > B1 : El Método De La Cera PerdidaFor years, Frente Cumbiero has served as the torchbearer of a new wave of experimental exploration in the diverse modern-day cumbia canvas. Led by Mario Galeano Toro, a Colombian native and accomplished veteran of Bogotá’s rich music scene,..
♫ > 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 : 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. Part 1 – Bienvenida ♫ > A2. Part 2 – Descenso♫ > A3. Part 3 – Abra♫ > B1. Part 4 – Visions♫ > B2. Part 5 – Ofrenda♫ > B3. Part 6 – DividuaciónSince the release of their critically acclaimed debut album in 2013 on Names You Can Trust, La Mecánica Popular has quietly been con..
♫ > A1 : El Chanta♫ > A2 : El Tiburón De Ruben♫ > B1 : Monstro Come Güira♫ > B2 : La BañeraNames You Can Trust presents the debut release from Netherlands-based group Lola’s Dice, an ensemble that was born and battle-tested through years of punk and hard rock in the west of Amsterdam u..
♫ > A1 : Del Barrio Pal Barrio♫ > B1 : Cumbia De Los TaxistasLos Taxis is a new Names You Can Trust-produced project especially dedicated to the many neighborhoods and taxi operators linking the greater-NY area to the vast artists and culture of cumbia sonidera throughout Mexico. Featuring So..
♫ > A1 : Lamento Selvatico♫ > B1 : Mi CaprichitoNames You Can Trust is proud to present a special collaboration with Barbès Records and the legendary godfathers of cumbia amazónica, Los Wembler’s de Iquitos. Featuring two songs mixed expressly for 7-inch directly from the reels of their 2019 ..
♫ > A1 : Expression of Affection♫ > B1 : Talking 'Bout Love!! ONE COPY PER CUSTOMER, PLEASE !!Ralph Weeks' iconic holy grail, remastered and issued on 7-inch for the first time since his private press was initially manufactured in 1973. Just 500 copies back then in 1973, and 500 copies n..
♫ > A1 : Culebra Coral♫ > B1 : Contra TamborOne of the original catalysts of Latinx music in New York City, MAKU Soundsystem has been the connective tissue for several creative projects, bands and community roots for over a decade. As a group with a rotating membership, they’ve recorded multi..
♫ > A1 : La Tormenta♫ > B1 : FrioMalamanya burst onto the recording scene with their self-titled debut in 2017, a bonafide tribute to the traditional sounds of Afro-Latin music in Cuba and the Caribbean, and perhaps more notably, that tradition’s evolution into New York City’s quintessential ‘..
♫ > A1 : No Me Da Pena♫ > B1 : Remigio Tombé**Hand-assembled package. Heavy duty chipboard jacket with custom wrap-around cover, plus 8-panel photo booklet and liner notes in English & Español!For Mancha 'E Plátano, la bomba is a transformative exercise, a way for this group of transplante..
♫ > A1 : Lamento Calavera♫ > B1 : El Faraón MienteBogota's Meridian Brothers return to Names You Can Trust with a brand-new double-sided single. Having made their mark on the local scene in Colombia for over a decade, the last few years have brought Eblis Álvarez and his strange brew of tropic..
♫ > A1 : Un Domingo Dub♫ > A2 : Dub Piernas♫ > B1 : Los Haces Tan DubVeteran recording engineer & producer Miguelito Superstar of Nación Funk Studios and Los Fulanos stuck around behind the boards after recording Fundación Tony Manero’s “Superficial” LP to assemble a selection of outta..
♫ > A1 : Money Kill The Truth♫ > B1 : Fly Island '78♫ > B2 : Fly Island '85Names You Can Trust presents the debut release from the NY Hustlers, a new studio project from the label’s home base, featuring the producers and players from Greenwood Rhythm Coalition & Midnight Lab Band. For..
♫ > A1 : Se Va Se Va♫ > A2 : Merecutek♫ > A3 : Cumbia Por Las Sombras (f/Hellatones & Sonidero Blues)♫ > B1 : Tropical Past and Future♫ > B2 : TecositaHailing from a futuristic landscape where gravel, glass and steel rub up against tropical traditions passed down to street-savvy..