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Chicha Libre

Friday, March 14, 2008

The band Chicha Libre plays a mixture of Latin rhythms, surf music and psychedelic pop inspired by Peruvian music from the Amazon. This Brooklyn-based group revives forgotten Chicha classics and puts their own cross-cultural spin on them as we hear in a live performance.

Comments [5]

Humberto from New York

I think I missed this concert. Cumbiagra has a nice rhytem too. I like both groups.

Feb. 10 2010 11:43 AM
MH from NJ

This was great.
I love country and rock and happened to catch this after your EXCELLENT show on Gram Parsons. Not only was the music great, but I enjoyed learning about the origins and development of this music. I can't wait for the album to become available in a few weeks. Thanks for turning me on to this!

Mar. 16 2008 02:42 PM
jb from Peru

Congratulations!! this version of Para Elisa by Los Destellos is so heavy. Viva Chichathoven!

Mar. 15 2008 03:08 AM
Spinetta from New York

Bravo!

Mar. 14 2008 03:19 PM
Zach from Brooklyn

wow this is hard to listen to. i appreciate the effort to play new and interesting music but this stuff is horrible

Mar. 14 2008 02:56 PM

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