Guarapo! Forty Bangers From BarranquillaVarious Artists

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  • 1. Kole Con El Wee
  • 2. Isleno
  • 3. El Bobo
  • 4. La Gyal
  • 5. Anda
  • 6. El Sason
  • 7. Carlitos
  • 8. El Feo
  • 9. Agua
  • 10. La Nina
  • 11. Ah!
  • 12. Curacao
  • 13. El Adios
  • 14. El Bety
  • 15. Te Llego Mon?#
  • 16. Marisol
  • 17. El Nato
  • 18. El Gato
  • 19. El Papy
  • 20. Psicodelico
  • 21. Turbiano
  • 22. Vasile 2016
  • 23. En Seco
  • 24. Sacale Dios
  • 25. El Pitillo (Harold edit)
  • 26. Una Noche
  • 27. El Italiano
  • 28. El Reloj
  • 29. Y Como?
  • 30. El Loco
  • 31. El Deito
  • 32. El Pase
  • 33. Quidao
  • 34. Apretaito
  • 35. Voz
  • 36. Tu Fuiste
  • 37. Pa Caite
  • 38. La Pantera
  • 39. Mamon
  • 40. Doble Diablo

Fascinating selection of contemporary rhythms from the contemporary scene in Barranquilla, Colombia released via Honest Jon's. Includes a full-size booklet detailing the fascinating history of this music, seamed into the strange, tentacular byways of hand-to-hand vinyl distribution, record collecting and musical connoisseurship, and the soundclash traditions of the region, suffused with the politics and culture of the Black Atlantic, stretching back to the 1950s.

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