The time has come again to choose our favourite albums of the year. It’s a task that’s never easy, especially after the bumper year we’ve had, with great music coming from all over South America, reflected in the... Read Article
Pernambuco is one of the musical epicentres of Brazil, full of infectious rhythms and traditions such as caboclinho, forró, candomblé and baião. Since the emergence of Mangue Bit in the early 90s this has been even more the... Read Article
Here’s the lead single from China‘s new album Moto Continuo. You can listen to the album as well as find out a little bit more about China here.
China (from Pernambuco) has just recently released his third album Moto Contínuo via the label Trama, and it’s a little gem! China has taken a more hands-on approach with this album than on previous efforts and it’s resulted... Read Article
A two-disc set looking at Brazil’s underground music scene, Oi! A Nova Musica Brasileira! (Hey! The New Brazilian Music!), shows how wide Brazilian artists are willing to spread their net for influences. Whereas the popular music in Brazil... Read Article