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Red Hot + Rio 2

REVIEW Red Hot + Rio 2

By 28 June, 2011

Red Hot + Rio 2 is a compilation honouring tropicália produced by the people who brought us the bossa nova-inspired Red Hot + Rio and indie/folk of 2009’s Dark Was The Night compilation. Over 33 tracks the 2CD... Read Article

Red Hot + Rio 2 Announce Tracklisting

Red Hot + Rio 2 Announce Tracklisting

By 23 May, 2011

A couple of weeks ago we announced that Red Hot + Rio 2, the new compilation from the Red Hot Organization featuring a variety of today’s artists covering tropicália classics, will feature the likes of Beck, Caetano Veloso,... Read Article

The Brazilian Phenomenon of Beirutando!

The Brazilian Phenomenon of Beirutando!

By 03 August, 2010

After appearing in Capitu, a television mini-series that aired in Brazil in December 2008, the New York-based indie/folk band Beirut became hugely popular in the country. Their song “Elephant Gun” (from the Lon Gisland EP) was used as... Read Article