Meridian Brothers: ¿Dónde Estás María?

¿Dónde Estás María?

Meridian Brothers

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  • Release Date 08 September 2017
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Vinyl LP

The boundary-pushing Colombian group returns to Soundway with another unique album. Dreamy psych-folk blending traditional Latin rock with tropicalia and lush string and choral arrangements.

Meridian Brothers is a tropical / psychedelic group from Colombia, formed in 1998. Led by composer Eblis Alvarez, a pioneer of the alternative music scene in Bogotá, the band continuously explores and experiments with alternative ways of playing instruments and electronic media.

Meridian Brothers’ sound a is huge palette of influences and inspirations. Drawing from traditional Latin rock (including Colombian, Argentinian and Mexican) as well as Brazilian tropicalia, for this album Alvarez incorporates string instruments - in particular the cello, both bowed and plucked - a timbre rarely used in his previous works.

Lead track “¿Dónde Estás María?” is a proclamation of love for a spiritual guardian - and a taste of the dreamy psych-folk journey on which the album embarks. Mel¬low vocals and delicate cello riffs put a light spring in the step, while fuzzy bass and the gentle thump of the percussion and bells drive the song at an excitable pace.

1 ¿Dónde Estás María?  
2 Canto Me Levantó  
3 Yo Soy Tu Padre, Yo Te Fabriqué  
4 Entra El Ritmo Antillano  
5 Cumbia, Eres La Cumbia  
6 Como Estoy En Los Sesenta  
7 Estaré Alegre, No Estaré Triste  
8 Él No Está Muerto