Most of you, who are Spanish native speaker’s maybe know about Colectivo Bunka – the largest press about Asian music in Spain, Colombia and Latin America. Colectivo Bunka supports bands, which are influenced by J-Music in Argentina, Peru, Chile, Mexico, Brazil etc.
Colectivo Bunka is established in 2006 and till now have released 2 compilation albums with Latin American music groups, radio show in Spanish, media TV project – Bunka TV etc.
Bunka radio is weekly on air from Latin America countries. It is mixing the modern music with cultural tradition of Asia. In their podcast are available interviews with several bands and also reviews and chronicles made by their correspondents.
Timeline radio shows:
Bunka Central Emission plays from 20:00h to 22:00h every Monday.
Avalon Geek: 20:00h – 22:00h on Tuesday
Motto Motto Magazine: 18:00h – 20:00h on Thursday
Indiecopter: 20:00 – 22:00h on Friday
Don’t forget this is on Columbia time zone.
United Sound Bunka:
U.S.B. is international music project. Artists from various countries show their talents through Bunka’s sites and local networks. In 2012 Colectivo Bunk release third compilation including 6 international guests – 2 Brazilian bands plus Latin bands. Find more here: www.unitedsoundbunka.tk
Sounds from Japan:
Colectivo Bunka also presents Japanese bands in Spanish speaking world. They present most live bands or bands, which are influenced by Japanese music mostly. And so, they organize and produce 5 versions of “Sounds from Japan” project (from 2009 to 2012).
Closer to Colectivo Bunka’s staff:
Pedro Suarez – founding member. Area manager America and Asia. Support Europe. Twitter: @lobumesteparium
Michael Barrero – founding member. Area manager Latin America 2: Mercosur countries. Twitter: @3MGZ
Duvan Prada – founding member. Area manager Latin America 1: Colombia & the Andean countries. Support area Mexico, Europe and Asia. Twitter: @ioriosjp
Maria Jose Domingez – area manager Europe. Support America and Asia. Twitter: @marixe1
Connect with Colectivo Bunka:
Official site: www.colectivobunka.com
Wave Blog news: www.colectivobunka.wordpress.com