Luisa Maita

REVIEW Luísa Maita – Fio Da Memória

By 04 October, 2016

It is tempting to present Luísa Maita’s new album Fio da Memória as a dramatic departure from her debut, Lero-Lero (2010). In fact, I did so here when describing the album’s eponymous first single. And it is pretty clear... Read Article

Fernando TRZ’s Nu Brasuca Explosion Mixtape

MIXTAPE Fernando TRZ’s Nu Brasuca Explosion Mixtape

By 14 October, 2011

Today’s mix is from Fernandao TRZ and represents everything we love about the current music scene in Brazil with selections from Lucas Santtana, Céu, Curumim, Baiana System, Criolo, DJ Tudo and Tulipa.

The Best Albums of 2010 20-11

By 14 December, 2010

Our end-of-year coverage starts here with the first half of our favourite albums of 2010. Unlike the normal lists of Best Latin American albums of the year (which are mainly a selection of songs from Cuba and Mexico,... Read Article

Luisa Maita — Alento

By 15 September, 2010

As Luísa will soon be embarking on a North American tour we thought we should post up one of the many classics from her recent Lero-Lero debut album. Here is “Alento”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPrKYwz3Q5s

Luisa Maita announces North American tour

Luisa Maita announces North American tour

By 15 September, 2010

Since hearing Luísa Maita‘s delightful first single “Lero-Lero” we’ve been a little bit smitten with this lady, finding out about her history and ambitions as well as finding out what records have had a big influence on her;... Read Article