"Again quite recently...I went with a friend one Sunday to the 'flea market' at Saint-Ouen (I go there often, in search of those objects that can be found nowhere else, outmoded, fragmented, useless, almost incomprehensible, perverse in short, in the sense that I give to the word, and that I like)" Andre Breton, Nadja
This piece of black vinyl, carrier of sounds and ideas, was picked up recently at a local flea market, certainly I would not have found it anywhere else.
Matilde Diaz was a Colombian singer, and the wife of band leader, Lucho Bermudez, who is band leader on a number of the tracks on this LP. With her husband, Matilde Diaz was partly responsible for spreading Colombian music, and particularly the Cumbia rhythm, across the continent.
01 Carmen de Bolivar 02 San Fernando 03 Salsipuedes 04 La Muerte de Pedro Castro 05 Mosaico 06 El 07 Santa Maria Tiene Tren 08 Rie 09 Viva la Fiesta - Ay Mi Llanura 10 El Secreto de Mi Voz