In part 2 of our 4-part cumbia podcast series "The Cumbia Diaspora," we explore the psychedelic Peruvian cumbia style known as chicha. Interviews with Olivier Conan, the producer behind the "Roots of Chicha" series of compilations, and with legendary chicha guitarist Jose Carvallo. Recordings courtesy of Barbes Records.
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The Cumbia Diaspora, Part 2: Peru by Afropop Worldwide