Thub is Daniel Vergara.
Composed, mixed and arranged in Colombia by Daniel Vergara
Mastering: Maateria (Zaragoza, Spain) www.maateria.com
Artwork: Gonzalo Varela, The Magic Lantern Studio (Australia)
Executive production: Folcore Records (Barcelona, Spain)
Folcore Records Bandcamp: folcore-records.bandcamp.com
Folcore Records website: folcore.org
El hombre caimán
- El hombre caimán
- Mientras duermen
About "El hombre caimán"
"El hombre caimán" (Folcore 138) "The alligator man" is an album that seeks to be influenced by the landscapes, traditions and legends of Colombia, interpreted from the sounds of electronic folk with cinematic and psychedelic touches very much in the vein of Thub. Among the songs on the album, "El hombre caimán", "Alborada", "Mientras duermen" and the singles, already released "Darién" and "Sensible" stand out.
Thub was born as a proposal of music fusion between the Colombian folk sounds and the techniques of creation and production of western modern music, using synthesizers, samplers, and drum machines as tools to create a colored contour that travels between the rhythms of cumbia and the textures of modern electronic music.
In 2017 Thub released his first album "En el trópico" through Folcore Records and in 2018 he released the EP "Tierra de Nadie" in which you can feel a rhythmic change marked by experiencing other cadences and other tempos.
After a while and through the experimentation of a new performance, the third musical proposal is released in 2022 under the name of "El Hombre Caimán", a work of more than two years of creation, in which a high influence of Bass Music is heard and the asynchronous rhythms that give a unique character to each track and that seek to recreate environments and situations very typical of Colombia halfway between downtempo and midtempo.
Thub was born as a proposal that fuses historical memory and cultural identity He conceives the sound from the experimentation between different techniques of musical production, looking for a point between organic sound and electronic sound, has as a base musical rhythms typical of the Caribbean such as cumbia, porro, fandango and some of the pacific as marimba whirlpools, the marima is a typical instrument of this peaceful region. The...