Now out there! One of the crucial distinctive bands on this listing is Kumbia Queers, an all-girl cumbia-punk group primarily based out of Argentina and Mexico. Unique as a result of, as evidenced by the observe document of the large cumbia bands ( Sonora Dinamita , Los Angeles Azules ), women in cumbia never play instruments and primarily stick with singing, whereas Kumbia Queers write and carry out most of their music. They’re also genuinely good, and their songs will be each politically acutely aware and fun (for proof look no additional than this cowl of Nancy Sinatra’s “These Boots”). Their newest LP, Canta y No Llores , got here out at the finish of May.
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