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La Ñapa

by Editor | 6th November 2017

We first heard La Ñapa through Stereoptico’s label boss Cohoba, thanks to his Dominican Republic insight. Their hip-hop protest songs deal with social issues from everyday Dominican life. ‘El Problema’ is a single from their upcoming debut EP and our track of the day. Promising sound and great match to our Monday mood!

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Dominican Republic

Cohoba

by Editor | 5th April 2017

MusicMap Insights: The lowdown on local scenes by the people who know them best. This week we explore the Dominican Republic with Cohoba… The Dominican Republic-based Stereoptico has been operating for ten years now. Originally the brainchild of Gabo Lora and Christian Cruz (initiated during a trip to New York), the net label is now […]

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Dominican Republic

Bulin 47

by Editor | 9th February 2017

While sipping on Portuguese sparkling wine Irium, Bulin 47 delivers a protest to a commando in Dominican Spanish over a Caribbean beat, interrupted by repeated sirens. The track hangs around the refrain “Con que? Con lo policia acotao!” (“With what? With the police statement!”)

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Cohoba

by Editor

MusicMap Insights: The lowdown on local scenes by the people who know them best. This week we explore the Dominican Republic with Cohoba… The Dominican Republic-based Stereoptico has been operating for ten years now. Originally the brainchild of Gabo Lora and Christian Cruz (initiated during a trip to New York), the net label is now …

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la ñapa

La Ñapa

by Editor | 6th November 2017

We first heard La Ñapa through Stereoptico’s label boss Cohoba, thanks to his Dominican Republic insight. Their hip-hop protest songs deal with social issues from everyday Dominican life. ‘El Problema’ is a single from their upcoming debut EP and our track of the day. Promising sound and great match to our Monday mood!

Read full article