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Worldwide Sounds

Tumbao Radio – Show #07 (Hosted by Tumbao w/ La Rumba Buena)

Tumbao! Radio returns with an hour of hard Salsa breakdowns starting with an afro-roots flavour, and veering more psychedelic towards the end of the mix. Guest selectors DJ Blancon and DJ Drumspeak aka La Rumba Buena weigh in on this discussion with some rare Latin nuggets of their own, enough to whet …

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Tumbao Radio
Soul & Funk Worldwide Sounds

Tumbao Radio – Show #06 “Caribbean Funk” (Hosted by Tumbao)

Tumbao Radio’s 6th instalment is a musical tour of the Caribbean. From Haitian Kompa to Trinidadian Calypso, the music of these culturally porous island nations represents a stew of African and Latin influences topped with funky flavours. In addition to the Tumbao crew’s selections, this mix is infused with rare …

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Tumbao Radio
Brazil

Tumbao Radio – Show #04 “Brazil” (Hosted by Tumbao w/ guests Tupi Collective)

The Tumbao MTL crew hits hard with this next all-Brazilian instalment of Radio Tumbao. Montreal’s Brazilian DJ duo Tupi Collective (DJs MKS & Wallace Skambo) joins your regular Tumbao selectors to serve up a heaping plate of electric samba, bossa beat, and funky ’70s era rarities. Selectors: DJ Rhythm & …

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Latin Worldwide Sounds

Tumbao Radio – Show #03 “Cuba” (Hosted by Tumbao)

Tumbao Radio returns with a deep dive into the music of Cuba – a heritage whose Afro-spiritual roots and genre-busting creativity underpin a fierce resilience of both culture and people. The show starts with some older classics from the godfather of the son montuno, blind tres master Arsenio Rodríguez, beloved …

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Tumbao Radio
Worldwide Sounds

Tumbao Radio – Show #02 (Hosted by Tumbao)

Tumbao Radio returns with a selection of vinyl from the African continent. This episode they’re serving up a heaping plate of Congolese soukous, Nigerian fuji, Ghanaian funk and afro-latin ditties from Senegal! Selectors: DJ Rhythm & Hues, Dr. Bahar, ASMA Hosted and produced by: DJ Rhythm & Hues TRACKLIST Les …

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Guest Mixes
Latin

MIMS Guest Mix: Tumbao Radio (Colombia Special)

Tumbao is an Afro-Latin Soundsystem that will make the dancefloor hustle to the tropical sounds of vinyl records from African, Latin, Caribbean and Oriental shores. In this inaugural episode for Radio Tumbao, the Montreal-based collective (formed of DJ Rhythm & Hues, Dr. Bahar and frequent MIMS contributor ASMA) cooks up …

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