Nearly a decade ago, Simón Mejía of Bomba Estereo built a studio in Colombia’s Palenque region. Now he goes back to reconnect with his collaborators from that time, and to explore the musical developments that have arose since. Join him to explore the links between traditional Latin music, African drum beats, and the current champeta scene. Lean back and watch the full documentary on redbull.com/music.
Bomba Estéreo just released Amanecer Remixed, a collection of remixes from Latin electronica’s leading producers including Toy Selectah and Nicola Cruzon. The original album, the GRAMMY-nominated Amanecer, has now been certified Platinum in Colombia. you can stream Amanecer Remixed on iTunes and Spotify.