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Classic Sounds And Fresh Updates With Betto Arcos

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Classic Sounds And Fresh Updates With Betto Arcos

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Classic Sounds And Fresh Updates With Betto Arcos

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Totó La Momposina's new album, Tambolero, is a reworking of her 1993 album La Candela Viva, regarded by many as one of Colombia's most important albums. Betto Arcos for NPR hide caption

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Totó La Momposina's new album, Tambolero, is a reworking of her 1993 album La Candela Viva, regarded by many as one of Colombia's most important albums.

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Betto Arcos hosts Global Village on KFPK in Los Angeles, and he frequently visits All Things Considered on the weekends to share the new music he's discovered while traveling the world. This time, he brings NPR's Arun Rath a stack of new records that re-imagine classic styles of Latin music, from Afro-Cuban jazz to Mexican banda.

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08El Ruso

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    Nueva Era
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    Daymé Arocena
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    Brownswood
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    2015

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Nueva Era
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12Marejada

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Orquesta Típica Fernández Fierro

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Orquesta Típica Fernandez Fierro
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Orquesta Típica Fernandez Fierro
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En Vivo
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08La Candela Viva

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    La Candela Viva
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    Tambolero
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    Totó La Momposina y Sus Tambores
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    Real World Records
    Released
    2015

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Totó La Momposina

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Tambolero
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Tambolero
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Totó La Momposina y Sus Tambores
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08El Paso

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    Banda de Los Muertos
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    Banda de Los Muertos
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    Barbès
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    2015

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