Amigos Poderosos is the most recent musical alias of Jose Olivares, co-founder of Balún. In this solo and collaborative project, José is working on his own music as well as collaborating with other Latin American electronic music producers he has met through Balún. This live electronic project explores African and Caribbean rhythms framed by electronic music genres such as acid house, bass music and footwork. Amigos Poderosos' first single is one of the most anticipated releases according to Puerto Rico Indie. José has performed as Amigos Poderosos in México, the US and Puerto Rico in festivals such as MOD Fest 2014, HOPE 2014, and LAMC 2015.