alegranza

If you were one of the 100 or so lucky enough to catch El Guincho's debut U.S. performance at gorilla vs. booze during SXSW '08, then you know the kid's live show is a one-man technicolor tropical baile beach-party. However, it's been tough to track down an actual copy of his record, complete with that glorious cover art, until now: Mr. Díaz-Reixa is set to re-release his BNM'd Alegranza LP on XL/Young Turks on October 7. Here's the record's sunny first single, all remastered and possibly somewhat de-sampled:

mp3:
el guincho :: palmitos park

pre-order Alegranza here