Jaime Torres - "Electroplano"
2007 | World/Etnic | MP3 @ 320 Kbps | 99 MB (reloaded)
Electroplano is a novelty, an album that combines the deepest sounds of native argentine music with the electronic textures of chill out. Born in 1938 in Tucumán, Jaime Torres is the most important charango player in the world. He has been touring worldwide since 1967 and in1974 he participated in the opening ceremony of the World Cup in Germany. In 1988 he wrote the music for the film ‘Internal Debt,’ which examines the Argentine value system and was nominated for a best foreign film at the Oscars. In 1995 he received the Konex prize for best instrumentalist of popular Argentine music. With an illustrious discography, he is the human equivalent of a cultural heritage site for music. Jaime has ventured down the paths of Electroplano, an album that gives our native music new life. This is an album poised to make history.