Since 2012 Mexican born producers /DJ’s Americo Garcia and Jorge Medina alias Boombox Cartel have quickly become one of the tastemakers of electronic music with their unique low end, heavy genre-blending sound. Boombox Cartel’s tracks are played out all over the world by the likes of RL Grime, Diplo, Skrillex, DJ Snake and have received support from Mad Decent, Billboard, Noisey, ThisSongIsSick, Complex and many more. Over the years Boombox Cartel have toured internationally around Canada, Australia and Asia, and have played tons of festival like EDC, Lollapalooza, and Escape. We had a great side walk talk with Americo Garcia of Boombox. We chat about growing up in Mexico, playing piano, being in hardcore bands, going to music school in Minnesota and early music as Boombox Cartel.
Photography and interview by Lauren Engel
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