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Candeleros – La Cumbia Del Chinche

All living in Madrid,Spain, William, Fernando, Urko, Sergio, Alex and Andrés, come from different regions of Colombia and Venezuela. Their passion for endless musical improvisation, always crossing the thin line between genres, can be felt in these two tracks selected by Galletas Calientes Records, released on a special 7″ vinyl.

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Our selection of podcasts and press. Sept. Oct. 2018

Debut EP "No Más Velorio" by Afro-Colombian combo Plu Con Pla, released this August, has raised quite some interest among our partners and friends in the independent press. Here are most of these entries. Successful Afro-Caribbean house band Ghetto Kumbé...

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Galletas Calientes Records at Womex 2018

We are very happy to be part of the Colombian delegation to the #womex2018 taking place at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in Spain in October, with our label Galletas Calientes Records. We are especially looking at expanding our distribution...

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Sunka – Colombian Party Remixes

With his album Colombian Party, released in 2017, Sunka succeeded where so many others had failed and united bass-heavy electronic music with south American influences. This eclectic selection of remixes from some of the finest Global Bass producers out...

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Plu Con Pla

From Tumaco, Colombia, Plu Con Pla fuses traditional rhythms from the Pacific coast of Colombia such as Currulao and Bunde, with reggae, hip-hop, and subtle electronic beats. Plu Con Pla is an eleven piece band that brings together two distinct musical concepts, creating something…

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Palenque Records AfroColombia Remix Vol. 2

After the success of vol. 1, we are back on track with another "Palenque Records Afrocolombia Remix" series, inviting more talented producers from the worldwide "Global Bass" scene to revisit all time Afro-Colombian classic musical pieces. Palenque Records' original...

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DRAGAO

Afro-Colombian influenced dub technique An electronic exercise deeply rooted in world folklore, and the Electronic Dance Music sounds of the last decades. Dragao's most recent work sounds closer to Dub and other Electronic Music expressions such as Techno and...

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Ghetto Kumbé Selva Tour

Ghetto Kumbé is about to release their "Soy Selva" EP on Galletas Calientes Records, and we are very excited about it! If you're in Colombia these days, or in France in December, you'll have a good chance to catch them on tour. Sept 09: Auditorio Lumiere -...

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Interview with Bopol Mansiamina

Legendary soukous guitarist Bopol Mansiamina from the Congo was in Bogota this July 2017 to record some musical pieces with Lucas Silva of Palenque Records. I took this opportunity to interview him about Colombiafrica Orchestra and his special relationship with...

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New Galletas Calientes Dj set for Le Mellotron, Paris.

Listen to the special Galletas Calientes Records podcast recorded June 6, 2017 at Le Mellotron in Paris. It features some unreleased tunes, Colombian, modern, vintage, tropical music from Dragao Style, NIDIA Gongora, Sunka, M.RUX, Frente Bolivarista, Dub Across...

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Our Selection of Podcasts, Radio Shows & Press Oct. 2016

Great podcast from Belgium, courtesy of Bounty Radio. It features Rafael Aragon Remix of Viviano Torres "Mini Kusuto" This one is from Yannis Ruel aka Saoco. His "Oye Como Va" show on Paris-based Le Mellotron features "Teofilo El Gaitero" by Carmelo Torres y Los...

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Palenque Records Afrocolombia Remix – Pre-order

  Galletas Calientes Records proudly present their latest production: the “Palenque Records AfroColombia Remix" series. Since the mid 90's, Palenque Records have been actively promoting the Afro-Colombian music and culture. Palenque Records' original artists, such as...

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Meridian Brothers: Tour Dates Summer 2015

Right after the end of their US tour, Meridian Brothers are now up for an impressive series of gigs throughout the whole European continent! Stay tuned, and visit meridianbrothers.com Demencia Tropical - Alien Sounds From The Tropics by Meridian Brothers...

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Demencia Tropical Back In Japan

This one is for our Japanese followers We have recently shipped a bunch of Demencia Tropical Cds to Japan. They will soon be available in a hand-full of store in the Land of the Rising Sun. Stay tuned and have a look at our partner's website El Arruyo by Ahora...

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Palenke Soultribe: Tour Dates Summer 2015

Colombian-American band Palenke Soultribe willl be touring this summer in Europe and America, playing in some of the most important festivals such as Colours Of Ostrava (CZ) and Glastonbury (UK) They also announced they'll be showcasing at Womex 2015 in Budapest,...

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Los Pirañas: Europe Tour Summer 2015

Los Pirañas have announced they'll be touring in Europe in August and September 2015 in Denmark, France, Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, and Spain. We are still waiting for more information. Stay tuned and follow them on Facebook Demencia Tropical - Alien Sounds...

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Event :: Bogotá :: Demencia Tropical Party ::

Regresa la Demencia Tropical! La fiesta creada para el lanzamiento del compilado del sello Galletas Calientes Records se toma de nuevo Latino Power para una noche especial. La música africana ha viajado mucho por el mundo, cogiendo elementos de varias culturas para...

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Out Now: Demencia Tropical LP Sampler

We are proud to announce the full release of a limited LP vinyl edition of Demencia Tropical: Alien Sounds From The Tropics We've selected 8 of the initial 16 tunes that are featured on the CD and digital version of the compilation album, and put them together on a...

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Event: Paris: World Zone Djs Special Demencia Tropical

FR Les soirées World Zone savent nous faire voyager à coups de mix et de live ! Mister Click (qui, il y a plus d'un an, a sorti un enthousiasmant double album, Click Here, Delhi To Sevilla, chez No Fridge) assure le rôle de MC. Pour cette nouvelle escapade planétaire,...

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Galletas Calientes Records @ LeMellotron.com 25/06/2014

Tune in on 25th June 2014, 3PM Paris time, for a special show hosted by  Galletas Calientes Records http://www.lemellotron.com/ Installée depuis 2012 dans la cabine du Mellow, à Pont Marie dans le 4eme arrondissement de Paris, la webradio Le Mellotron invite le label...

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New video: Las Cumbias Del Chonto – Bassinga

FR Realisée en Stop Motion par le collectif PAINTHOUSE PROJECT (France) sur une musique LAS CUMBIAS DEL CHONTO (Venezuela)  masterisé par Shane McEnhill (Uk), Galletas Calientes Records vous présente la vidéo officielle de "Bassinga" par Las Cumbias Del Chonto. Trois...

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Demencia Tropical: Lanzamiento en Bogotá. 16.05.2014

La rumba bogotana se prenderá en Latino Power, Calle 58 n° 13 - 88 en Chapinero,  con Demencia Tropical, el nuevo compilado de Galletas Calientes Records. Música tropical rara, experimental, fusionada con el folclor de nuestra tierra, que te harábailar sin descanso....

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Beatz en Casa, live from Medellin

 Beatz en Casa is a live stream show from the city of Medellin, Colombia, hosted by Dj Dmoe a.k.a. the Diggin' Crates, one of the most talented salsa/hip-hop djs out there. Dmoe's been transmitting this show directly from his place in the suburb of Medellin for about...

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Podcast 100% Colombia @ Le Mellotron Paris, 08.17.2013

New podcast recorded live at LEMELLOTRON.COM , Paris, on sat. Aug. 17th 2013 . 100% new colombian music selection, mostly inspired by traditional rhythms such as cumbia or currulao, mixed with more modern styles like salsa or champeta, hip hop, dancehall, electro.....

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Que Pasa Colombia?

QUE PASA COLOMBIA? es un documental audiovisual acerca de la nueva escena musical colombiana, realisado por dos amigos franceses, Olivier Offschir y Thomas Petitberghien, que pasaron por Colombia y entrevistaron a un resto de bandas, musicos, productores, dueños de revista .. Entre ellos,

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