http://KEXP.ORG presents Lido Pimienta performing live in the KEXP studio. Recorded March 4, 2022.
Afro/Indigenous/Colombian/Canadian/punk/folklorist/traditionalist/transgressive/diva/angel. There are so many layers to Canadian-Colombian singer Lido Pimienta’s identity that you might get lost in them. But if you did, you’d be missing the point.
Her multi-textural, mind-bending voice and music project what Canada’s The Globe and Mail called her “bold, brash, polarizing” persona, which constantly confronts the powers that be. But it also reveals an embrace of the Afro- and Indigenous traditions that is at once defiant, delicate and sweetly nostalgic… [+]
- Coming Thru
- Te Queria
- Eso Que Tu Haces
Lido Pimienta – Vocals
Bradon Valdivia – Drums, Percussion
Host: Cheryl Waters
Audio Engineer & Mastering: Kevin Suggs
Audio Mixer: Adrian Gonzalez
Cameras: Jim Beckmann, Carlos Cruz, Alaia D’Alessandro & Scott Holpainen
Editor: Carlos Cruz