A taste of Embera

April began as March ended, with a taste of Embera. Following on from the wicked concert at the end of March the musicians from the Embera community launch their album ‘Sabor Embera’ by ‘Donausa’ with Hartos de estar Hartos’. The gig and...

Exciting Times

It’s quite amazing being back in Bogota, each time I come back there is more to see and like.   As ever, I find it is the people here who make it such a special country. It was great to spend some time in the Bogota studio watching a young punk band record....

Big City Trip

I had the great pleasure to meet a fantastic person the other day. Reynaldo Jose Urueta Restrepo is a young man of 18 from El Salado with a bright future.   Over the past year and a half Reynaldo has been learning different aspects of studio engineering –...

Back in Bogota

  It’s a great feeling to be back in Bogota after such a long hiatus.   I am here to plan the coming year of the studio with the crew here and work with the new project coordinator that we have here. Lots of meetings, interviews and planning over the...

Armadillo Surprise

Cartagena -now with added sun- but its memory will last for a long time. Before we arrived people had been telling us that we were going to working in hot, uncomfortable conditions. We didnĀ“t quite realise how difficult the conditions were going to be.   The...