This week I’m back with a new mix of heavy Descarga / Mambo / Latin Jazz for your dancing feet. I’ve been obsessed with this sound for a while now and decided to express that love with a mix for you all.  Some classics and a few obscurities in there, from places like Cuba, New York City, Puerto Rico, Los Angeles, Venezuela, and The Bahamas.  There is a heaviness about this music, like when you hear it you can almost step into the sweltering venues where these jams were played 50+ years ago and warm up against the wall of brass emanating from the band stand.

The first half of the mix is made up of Mambo-Descargas, then I try to cover some other ground with a beautiful set of descargas from the The Bahamas, some cool West Coast vibes-led Latin Jazz, two classic NYC / Cuban Descargas, and even an uptempo mid-70s salsa track from Venezuela to keep things interesting.

Hopefully this will make up for my lack of posts lately!

DESCARGANDO by DJ Slim Jenkins

*No tracklist for now*


4 Responses to “NEW MIX: DESCARGANDO”

  1. […] it…DJ Slim Jenkins is in control of your feet…and hips…Titles says it all: Descargando !!!! One hour of pure rythm !Musica Del Alma est sans doute un des meilleurs blogs de Funk […]

  2. etienne says:

    vous reprendrez bien un peu d’aguardiente ? sick mix !

  3. ibrowman says:

    did you ever publish playlist for DESCARGANDO by DJ Slim Jenkins.
    I enjoyed mix very much….

  4. white&uptight says:

    awesome mix! me gusto mucho grande muy muy muy mucho! y yo no hablo espanol! :)

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