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Interpreter: M.A.K.U. Soundsystem
Label: Glitterbeat
Location: USA/various

Columbian immigrants arrive in New York, take Afro-beat and their own Columbian rhythms and turn the blend into an irresistible pot-pourri of energy with a simultaneous political sensibility - the 8-piece band feed the head and the heart.