Various Artists: Panama! 2: Latin Sounds, Cumbia Tropical & Calypso Funk on the Isthmus, 1967-1977.

Author:Gonzalez, Eric E.
Position:Sound recording review
 
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VARIOUS ARTISTS

Panamá! 2: Latin Sounds, Cumbia Tropical & Calypso Funk on the Isthmus, 1967-1977

(Soundway Records)

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It has been three years since the appearance of Panamá/Latin, Calypso and Funk on the Isthmus 1965-1975, an awesome collection of music created in that country during those years. This musical anthology not only did well in the market, but also left the listener craving for more. Finally, for our listening delight, we have Panamá! 2: Latin Sounds, Cumbia Tropical & Calypso Funk on the Isthmus 1967-1977, another excellent compilatien that gives us adose of extremely rich and diversified Panamanian music. The CD includes twenty well-selected tunes, which cover a lot of rhythmic territory, including Panamanian típico music (Papi Brandao y su Conjunto Aires Tableños, Chile Pitty), calypso (Lord Cobra y Los Hermanos Duncan), and salsa (Meñique & Bush y sus...

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