♫ > 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 : 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 : Cahuita♫ > B1 : Tal Vez MañanaAnother gem from the deep crates of the Discodelic crew down in DF. As with their debut release, this is another spectacular issue from the depths of Costa Rican record digging. Bocaraca, a group of young cats from Limón, captured all that was positively ..
♫ > 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 : 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 : Todo Parao♫ > B1 : Parte 2NYCT fam Conjunto Papa Upa returns on Music With Soul with a special lockdown 45 edition, a sentiment I think we can all overstand this past year. Todo Parao, another dose of Papa Upa trademark wigged out psicodelico, this time alone in the studio with the ma..
♫ > 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 : 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 : Alé Alé♫ > B1 : InstrumentalWe've been big fans of Gilberto Rodriguez and his projects, Almas Fronterizas and Los Intocables here at IG. His latest realease on his own imprint Discos Pistolas y Saguaros is more of what we've been digging. Fusing a blend of Latin Chicano Rock & Sou..
♫ > 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 : Cacri 'E Playa♫ > B1 : Señor Cartujo2nd release from our friends and NYCT fam Lola's Dice out of Venezuela / Netherlands produced of course by Alex Figueira at his Barracão Sound Studio in Amsterdam. Super caribe fusion future here, a funky and trippy ode to the sounds of Caracas in a..
♫ > 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 : 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 : 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 : Hey, No Te Fajes♫ > B1 : Que Tumba***US EXCLUSIVE FROM JAPAN. Our cousins in Japan have been keeping the Colombia connection strong with a string of releases on the Okra Brand imprint. We're no stranger to the wonderful and mad exploits of batero extraordinary Pedro Ojeda through the ..