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Today’s Tune: ‘Wed 21’ by Juana Molina


Track: ‘Wed 21’
Artist: Juana Molina
Album: Wed 21
Release: 28 October 2013 via Crammed Discs

What they say: “With Wed 21 [album], Argentine singer/actress Juana Molina delivers the most satisfying realisation of her Latin-tinged folktronica style….’Wed 21′ [title track] is an infectious groove, Molina’s gentle Spanish vocal hovering warmly. ” – Andy Gill, The Independent

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Today’s Tune: ‘Trocitos de Madera’ by La Yegros


La Yegro’s powerful and hypnotic ‘Trocitos de Madera’ is the perfect fusion of South American folk music and the innovative sounds coming from Buenos Aires. “I was brought up with the spirit of folklore, and my father carried a radio around all day and night… I was always surrounded by music,” says La Yegros, “So writing, for me, is inspired by a wide array of sounds and styles, and narratives.

‘Trocitos de Madera’ appears on the album Viene de Mi by La Yegros and is out now via Waxploitation Records.