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Wednesday, March 26 2008

Chicha Libre [New York]

Blending the strains of native South American, Latin, African, and psychedelic music, Peruvian chicha music has a trippy, lighthearted vibe all its own. Olivier Conan talks to us about this fascinating genre, his band Chicha Libre, and the syncretism of global music.


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Wednesday, March 26 2008

Chicha Libre: ¡Sonido Amazonico!

For those about to chicha, we saludos you: the man who tapped an Amazonian goldmine unveils his own homage to pre-digital Peru.


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