Music for the Masses: Latin Music Rocks #7 (Audio)

Sep 24, 2023

A celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month begins with a fiesta of rock en Español, digital cumbia, tropical futurism, dubwise reggae, electro-funk y mucho más, from the 1960s to right now. (Part 7 of a frequent series.).

"Music for the Masses" invites you on an excursion of sound and rhythm. Discover the music of established and emerging artists, both signed and unsigned, on the international music scene. For the avid globe-hopper and armchair traveler alike. You might want to pack a map and a sandwich. Catskill resident "DJ Neva" is an ethnomusicologist, producer, and long-time cultural activist, specializing in music from the entire African continent, as well as the Caribbean and Latin America, the Maghreb and Middle East, and the Roma (Gypsy) diaspora. Formerly the producer of "Continental Drift" on WBAI-FM and New York International on Haitian community station Radio Soleil in NYC. The show is broadcast live from Catskill, NY.

Playlists and more information here.

Selection of original DJ mixes here.

  • Mama Used to Say / JUNIOR
  • Last Night a D.J. Saved My Life / Indeep
  • Bacalao Con Pan / Grupo Fantasma
  • Upside Down / The Daktaris
  • Freedom / Todo Mundo
  • Boogaloo del Perro / Enrique Delgado & Los Destellos
  • Descarga / Totem Uruguay
  • La Revancha / La Dame Blanche
  • Roaming / La Fachada De Piedra
  • Si No Te Gusta OK / La Reyna Y La Real
  • Cumbia Volcadora / Orkesta Mendoza
  • Wasamaye / Wasamaye Rock Group
  • Chicha Roja / La Yegros
  • Wildfires / Mariachi El Bronx
  • Checan / Black Sugar
  • Se Fue la Luz (feat. Choc Quib Town) / Locos Por Juana
  • Grito Ambiental / Jose Conde
  • El Jefe / El Natty Combo
  • Emiliano / La Mercosur
  • Sin Lagrimas / Bloque
  • 911 Is A Joke / Brownout
  • In Between Thoughts…A New World / Rodrigo y Gabriela
  • Lost In My World (Perdido en Mi Mundo) / Los Dug Dug's
  • What Do You Wish For / M.A.K.U SoundSystem
  • Yo Lo Que Quiero Es Vacilar / Ray Lugo
  • Mas Fuerte / Eljuri
  • María se Lama (Su Nueva Flama) / El Vez
  • Boogaloo del Perro / Enrique Delgado & Los Destellos
  • Huepajé / Bomba Estéreo