♫ > 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 : Rosa Tropical♫ > A2 : El Barrio♫ > B1 : Primavera Negra♫ > B2 : Crema DulceMore goodness from the Bay Area's Almas Fronterizas with that lovely sound we dug so much on their previous 7-inch. - - raw soul mixed with a twist of California Latino roots & psyche...unique sound..
♫ > 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 : 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 : 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 : 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..
♫ > A1 : La Receta♫ > B1 : La PoderosaHeavy, dark cumbia rebejada here from La Diabla on the A-Side La Receta. Super sonido accordion vibes, this is another super sure shot from Steady Beat in Los Angeles...
♫ > 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 : 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 : 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 : The Mexican♫ > B1 : EnfermeraAustin's Money Chicha teams up with Peace & Rhythm for a little 45 nugget of covers featuring a version of the canonical Morricone / Sergio Leone spaghetti western grand theme, For A Few Dollars More...perhaps best known for it's proto-disco Babe Ruth ..
♫ > A1 : Oriental Cha Cha♫ > B1 : SiroccoRadio 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 stlye over their first 7 singles and han..
♫ > A1 : Chaneque♫ > B1 : Niño Perdido feat. Carmelo TorresSonido Gallo Negro has been a mainstay of the current revival of tropical and psychedelic music throughout Central and South America since the first of their three albums was released in 2011. Hailing from Mexico City, a hub of cumbia..
♫ > A1 : Spaghetti Cumbia♫ > B1 : Baibii BananaMore tunes from the West Coast & Steady Beat Recordings! Perfect concoction of live cumbia with the grimey depths of Morricone-influenced Western psyche y surf. A musical marriage worth blasting for. Van Cleef on the prowl!..
♫ > A1 : Encendemos♫ > B1 : Solo Un PocoA new catalyst in the growing scene of Afro-Latin independent music that has taken shape throughout Los Angeles and the Inland Empire, YANGA provides a unique version and interpretation on the evolution of Caribbean music and culture as experienced by t..
♫ > A1 : Ron Con Limón♫ > B1 : La VeteranaA new catalyst in the growing scene of Afro-Latin independent music that has taken shape throughout Los Angeles and the Inland Empire, YANGA provides a unique version and interpretation on the evolution of Caribbean music and culture as experienced by..