Explores vallenata music, a rocking blues which evolved out of the marijuana-growing regions. It is a hot, jumpy dance music which mixes accordians, electric bass, percussion and open-throated singing. produced and directed by Jeremy Marre.
Recorded in: South America, Colombia.
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