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2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 13 June 2014

Quantic takes to the 6 Mix decks as part of 6 Music Celebrates South America.

Born in the UK but now based at his Sonido del Valle studio in the highlands of Bogota, Colombia, DJ and producer Quantic, aka Will Holland, takes over the 6 Music airwaves with some of his musical influences, new and old.

Holland has released four albums as Quantic, the latest being Magnetica, which appeared last month. He has also performed and released music under various live projects, such as The Quantic Soul Orchestra and Quantic and his Combo Barbaro. Aside from his own releases, Holland has collaborated with the likes of Mr Scruff and Alice Russell

In this special 6 Mix, Quantic takes us through some of his favourite music from Colombia and beyond.

Music Played

36 items
  • Image for Airto Moreira

    Airto Moreira Papo Furado (feat. Flora Purim)

    Seeds On The Ground, Buddah Records

  • Image for Joao D'Aquino

    Joao D'Aquino Cobra Carmanha

  • Image for Trio Nordestino

    Trio Nordestino O Ciumento

  • Image for Supercombo Los Sucreños

    Supercombo Los Sucreños Un Porro Amigo

    Mi Lindo 20, Caliente

  • Image for Andres Landero Y Su Conjunto

    Andres Landero Y Su Conjunto Recuerdos Viejos

    Cumbias, Miami Records

  • Image for Easy Kabaka Brown

    Easy Kabaka Brown Belema

    Opotopo, Soundway

  • Image for Los Destellos

    Los Destellos Descarga Destellos


  • Image for Bandinha de Pifano

    Bandinha de Pifano Vaidade

  • Image for Os Jovens Do Prenda

    Os Jovens Do Prenda Coio

    Soul Of Angola - Anthologie De La Musique Angolaise 1965/1975, Lusafrica

  • Image for Les Gypsies De Pétion Ville

    Les Gypsies De Pétion Ville Gagotte

    Album II Patience, Macaya Records

  • Image for Gilberto Gil

    Gilberto Gil Toda Menina Baiana (Tahira Re-Edit)


  • Image for Quantic

    Quantic El Yage

  • Image for Rabbit Rumba

    Rabbit Rumba Nuestro Ayer

    Primera Antologia De La Rumba, Tumbao

  • Image for Claudette

    Claudette and Ti Pierre Zanmi Camarade (Tropical Treats Edit)

    Haiti Direct: Big Band, Mini Jazz & Twoubadou Sounds, 1960-1978, Strut

  • Image for Quantic

    Quantic You Will Return (Dub) (feat. Alice Russell)

    Tru Thoughts

  • Image for Quinteto Violado

    Quinteto Violado Bambelô

    Música Popular Do Nordeste Vol. 4, Discos Marcus Pereira ‎

  • Image for Alsarah

    Alsarah and The Nubatones Soukura (Boddhi Satva Ancestral Soul Remix)

    Silt Remixes, Wonderwheel Recordings

  • Image for Zé Paraíba

    Zé Paraíba Terreiro da Fazenda

  • Image for Luz Verde

    Luz Verde Mami No Me Pegues

  • Image for Novalima

    Novalima Mamaye

    Karimba, Eighteenth Street Lounge Music

  • Image for Fania All-Stars

    Fania All-Stars Lamento De Un Guajiro (Uproot Andy Remix)

    Worldwide TIng Vol. 1, Que Bajo Records

  • Image for Johnny Rivera and The Tequila Brass
  • Image for Ray Pérez

    Ray Pérez Mapeye Sentimental

  • Image for Alberto Pacheco

    Alberto Pacheco La Puerca Paria

  • Image for Papi Brandao

    Papi Brandao Carnivales (Mobile Disco Edit)

  • Image for Dominguinhos

    Dominguinhos Sanfoneiro de Pe de Serra


  • Image for The Quantic Soul Orchestra

    The Quantic Soul Orchestra Paintings & Journeys

    Pushin On, Ubiquity

  • Image for Os Originais de Peixe Boi

    Os Originais de Peixe Boi Briga da Cobra e o Jacare

  • Image for Chancha Vía Circuito

    Chancha Vía Circuito Río Arriba

    Río Arriba, ZZK Records

  • Image for Lord Echo

    Lord Echo Ghost Hands

    Curiosities, Bastard Jazz Recordings

  • Image for Ana Tijoux

    Ana Tijoux Volver

    La Bala, Oveja Negra

  • Image for Todd Terje

    Todd Terje Preben Goes to Acapulco

    It's Album Time, Olsen

  • Image for Meridian Brothers

    Meridian Brothers El Gran Pájaro de Los Andes

    Soundway Records

  • Image for Caetano Veloso

    Caetano Veloso A Bossa Nova É Foda

    Abraçaço, Universal Music Portugal

  • Image for Débruit

    Débruit Nigeria What?

    Spatio Temporel EP, Civil Music

  • Image for Quantic

    Quantic Duvidó

    Tru Thoughts


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