Thirty-three for thirty-three, pt. 3 (22 – 19)

22. Abelardo Carbonó y Su Conjunto, “Palenque,” s/t, Producciones Fonograficos Felito, 1982 (Colombia) I’m generally reluctant to use a marketing term like “tropical” to describe music. It risks the sin of exotcizing that has justifiably relegated mountains of once poshly issued RCA and Philips ethnographica to the mildewed corners of warehouse book stores. The mostlyContinue reading “Thirty-three for thirty-three, pt. 3 (22 – 19)”