Meridian Brothers – Salvadora Robot

Meridian Brothers - Salvadora Robot_COVERHere‚Äôs some good news: Eblis √Ālvarez and his gamely fellows are back! Not that we‚Äôve haven‚Äôt heard from Bogot√°‚Äôs finest for a while though… Only a few months ago Meridian Brothers reintroduced themselves with the compilation album Devoci√≥n which was a follow up to their most recent work Desesperanza (2012).¬†Salvadora Robot is the latest addition to their lively and dense catalogue and saw the light of day earlier this month. And yes, just for a tease, a whole new carnivalesque hallucination awaits us. Continue reading

Meridian Brothers – Devoci√≥n (Works 2005 ‚Äď 2011) (2013)

meridian-brothers-devocion-works-2005-2011At the very end of each December it is of good custom to talk about what the year has musically brought us. Before I lose myself into listmania I think it’s fair to point out a great ensemble of musicians  I discovered  in the latter part of 2013. So if you’re interested in Mestizo with a South-American edge, dropping acid, UFO’s and… well, let’s say an overall craziness, please read on. Continue reading