Album artwork for Prender El Alma by Nicola Cruz

Following his collaboration with Nicolas Jaar's Clown & Sunset label, Ecuadorian-based producer Nicolá Cruz has self-produced and self-recorded this landmark album. Influenced by new digital technology, blended with local culture, Cruz builds his tracks layer by layer, instrument by instrument, drum by drum, exploring local indigenous and Afro-cosmologies in a modern setting - using homeland traditions and rhythms to build on a vibrant history of visual and sonic art, catapulting them into the 21st century. The results of which will easily apply to fans of John Talabot, Romare, Clap! Clap! And Nicolas Jaar.

Nicola Cruz

Prender El Alma

Album artwork for Album artwork for Prender El Alma by Nicola Cruz by Prender El Alma - Nicola Cruz
Album artwork for Prender El Alma by Nicola Cruz
LP

$20.99

Limited vinyl LP pressing.

Released 10/05/2017Catalogue Number

ZZK28.1

Nicola Cruz

Prender El Alma

Album artwork for Album artwork for Prender El Alma by Nicola Cruz by Prender El Alma - Nicola Cruz
Album artwork for Prender El Alma by Nicola Cruz
LP

$20.99

Limited vinyl LP pressing.

Released 10/05/2017Catalogue Number

ZZK28.1

Following his collaboration with Nicolas Jaar's Clown & Sunset label, Ecuadorian-based producer Nicolá Cruz has self-produced and self-recorded this landmark album. Influenced by new digital technology, blended with local culture, Cruz builds his tracks layer by layer, instrument by instrument, drum by drum, exploring local indigenous and Afro-cosmologies in a modern setting - using homeland traditions and rhythms to build on a vibrant history of visual and sonic art, catapulting them into the 21st century. The results of which will easily apply to fans of John Talabot, Romare, Clap! Clap! And Nicolas Jaar.