A brand new compilation will shed a little light on a seam of Brazilian music that has very rarely been featured since it first came out, namely smooth pop and soul from the late 80s and early 90s.... Read Article
Think of psychedelic funk, put in some soul and place it in early 70s Brazil. That is exactly what awaits you from The Brasileiro Treasure Box of Funk and Soul. Released by Boston-based label Cultures of Soul, the... Read Article
Following on from Luaka Bop’s recent compilation (Nobody Can Live Forever: The Existential Soul of Tim Maia) of some of Brazilian soul singer Tim Maia’s most out-there tracks comes this video, a short film depicting the singer’s life.... Read Article
At the height of the hippie counterculture years (1963-75) funk, soul and jazz carried rhythms of love, peace and unity across borders. In the United States discos, drugs and cocktails produced a recipe that injected life into the... Read Article
Great new mix from DJ Alquimix featuring a selection of what he calls “grooves finos e sortidos.” In other words this is a mix of fine rare grooves from Brazil, featuring artists such as Tim Maia, Quarteto em... Read Article
MIXTAPE DJ Bronco’s Brasilian Soul Mix
Brazilian music is not just Batucada and Bossa! In the 70s many Brazilian artists were inspired by Afro-American music like funk, soul and jazz. DJ Bronco’s Brasilian Soul Mix will give you another eye on Brazilian music.