News

News: Guitarist and composer Alper Tuzcu releases Raíz, the final part of his EP trilogy paying homage to Latin American culture

On February 19, guitarist and composer Alper Tuzcu released Raíz, the final installment in his three-part EP series that began with Migrante and continued with Imagina. Like its predecessors, Raíz pays homage to Latin American culture, using rhythmic influences from cumbia (Colombia), chacarera (Argentina) and bossa nova (Brazil) accompanied by lyrics in Spanish and Portugese.

Below you can watch the video for the EP’s opening track “Milagro,” featuring vocalist Nicoh Kwan and Snarky Puppy percussionist Marcelo Woloski on bombo legüero.

You can listen to Raíz on Spotify and Apple Music.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: