It has been nearly five years since Rhythm and Roots first started back in Blogspot days with a post tracing the lines between the modern and the traditional Cumbia scene in Buenos Aires. Today marks the third reincarnation of Rhythm and Roots, a blog started to showcase the diverse and exciting music scenes and communities emerging in cities all over the world from Mexico City to Montreal, from Glasgow to Luanda. Giving a home to music that crosses borders, fuses genres and epitomises the global-local times we live in.
So, we are back and have a lot of exciting things up our sleeves – from a monthly radio show to a new platform for to release music (and of course plenty of content along the way!)
To keep you tiding over here is another incredible fresh new mix from one of our favourite producers and a pioneer in this new global music space Uproot Andy (just listen to the first three minutes to find out why!!)