Marmato – You Can Help!

Marmato – You Can Help!

For the past six years, documentary filmmaker Mark Grieco has recorded the dramatic transformation of a small rural town in Colombia called Marmato. The film tells the story of a proud population that has sustained itself for centuries largely through locally-owned mining interests, and now faces major upheaval with the arrival of a massive multi-national mining corporation. It’s an unguarded [...]

Novalima Remixed

Novalima Remixed

                              The diaspora rolls on… this week saw another terrific new release of remixed Afro-Latin rhythms, this time coming from Peru. The album, entitled Karimba Diabolic Remixes, is now available via Wonderwheel Recordings and features top producers remixing original music from Peruvian future roots collective Novalima. [...]

Palenque Remixed

Palenque Remixed

  Geko Jones and Atropolis present Palenque Records Remixed, due to be released via Dutty Artz on June 25. By Jeff Guerra There’s a mass exodus going on, so it’s probably time we hit the brakes and talk about it for a moment. Colombian music has been flying out of the country for some time now, landing in the adoring embrace [...]


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Marmato – You Can Help!

Marmato – You Can Help!

For the past six years, documentary filmmaker Mark Grieco has recorded the dramatic transformation of a small rural town in Colombia called Marmato. The film tells the story of a proud population that has sustained itself for centuries largely through locally-owned mining interests, and now faces major upheaval with the arrival of a massive multi-national mining corporation. It’s an unguarded [...]

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Jack Radio

Bleepolar vs. El Faraon Bantu

Jack Radio #198

Jack Radio #198 by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we feature a new collaboration between Bleepolar and El Faraon Bantu. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: The Kansol – Dabotap Bleepolar – Chiquita C4 Pedro & Big Nelo – Mapolopolo Mane Estelle – Make Her [...]

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Jack Magazine

Jack Magazine – Issue 15

Jack Magazine – Issue 15

Jack 15 – REMIXED. Colombia’s Bilingual Magazine covering music, fashion and culture. This edition features articles in both Spanish and English. Distributed online and in print in Medellin, Bogota and Cartagena.

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Reebok Launches Flagship Store in Medellin

Reebok Launches Flagship Store in Medellin

Centro Comercial El Tesoro, Medellin, Colomia – July 18, 2013 Photos: Shaun Patrick Stakem Text: Louis Deering  The Jack Magazine team was invited out to the official launch of the new Reebok flagship store in Centro Comercial El Tesoro, in Medellín. The event featured a live, interactive fashion show with models showing off the new sportswear line while lightly exercising, [...]

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Jack Radio #198

Bleepolar vs. El Faraon Bantu

Jack Radio #198 by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we feature a new collaboration between Bleepolar and El Faraon Bantu. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: The Kansol – Dabotap Bleepolar – Chiquita C4 Pedro & Big Nelo – Mapolopolo Mane Estelle – Make Her [...]

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Jack Radio #197

Jack Radio #197

Jack Radio #197 by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we have hot Latin tunes and left-field African soul. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Robert Glasper ft. Erykah Badu – Afro Blue Spokes H – Wara Wara Los De La T – Baile Exotico [...]

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Jack Radio #196

Jack Radio #196

Jack Radio #196 by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week features modern African grooves matched up against some hot Colombian salsa choque. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Santuri Safari – Tusimame The Kansol – Dabotap Bunny Sigler – I’m Funkin’ You Tonight Edit Murphy [...]

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Jack Radio #195

Jack Radio #195

Jack Radio #195 by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week’s show travels from Zambian folklore to a new Colombian remix from Kinky Electric Noise, with a bit of deep disco tossed in for good measure. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: John Lushi – Bamgufya [...]

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Jack Radio #194 ft. Los Indajaus

Jack Radio #194 ft. Los Indajaus

Jack Radio #194 ft. Los Indajaus by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we have a special guest mix from Cali-based DJ duo Los Indajaus. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Rumbaa – Godwonder LV ft. Okmalumkoolkat & DJ Clock – Sebenza (AM-PM Kwaito Remix) [...]

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Jack Radio #193 ft. Abelardo Carbono & Pernett

Jack Radio #193 ft. Abelardo Carbono & Pernett

Jack Radio #193 ft. Abelardo Carbono & Pernett by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we feature Pernett remixing legendary champeta producer Abelardo Carbono. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Ondatropica – El Caiman y El Gallinazo (Atropolis Remix) Coconutah – Orinoco Rock Spokes [...]

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Jack Radio #192 ft. Dance Kill Move

Jack Radio #192 ft. Dance Kill Move

Jack Radio #192 ft. Dance Kill Move by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we feature music from Sweden-based Colombian producer Dance Kill Move. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Theo Parrish & Craig Huckaby – Black Music (I Love You) Ricardo Camacho – [...]

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Jack Radio #191 ft. DASH slktr

Jack Radio #191 ft. DASH slktr

Jack Radio #191 ft. DASH slktr by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we feature music from Cali-based DJ and producer DASH slktr. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Dengue Dengue Dengue! – Banana Gingee & Nite n Dae – Drumbeat Bliss Pancho [...]

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Jack Radio #190 ft. Alvaro Llerena Martinez

Jack Radio #190 ft. Alvaro Llerena Martinez

Jack Radio #190 ft. Alvaro Llerena Martinez by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we feature music from Alvaro Llerena Martinez, son of legendary singer Petrona Martinez. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Munchi – Insegurancias Deia Svmus – Zulu Zulu Cartel De [...]

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Jack Radio #189 ft. De Juepuchas

Jack Radio #189 ft. De Juepuchas

Jack Radio #189 ft. De Juepuchas by Jack Radio on Mixcloud Jack Radio – The best new music from Colombia and around the world. This week we feature remixes from live electronic duo De Juepuchas. Remember to follow Jack Radio on Facebook This Week’s Playlist: Orchestra Baobab – Autorail Sam Turpin – Cranes Ghetto Kids ft. T.Y. – Ven Mi [...]

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