Brazilian chanteuse Céu is back with a new album, her fourth work of original material, following on from the live record, Céu – Ao Vivo, she released last year. Titled Tropix, the album will be out on Six... Read Article
One of the most respected bands in Brazil, Nação Zumbi took seven years to release their new studio album. The eponymously-titled record follows Fome de Tudo (2007) and the live CD/DVD Ao Vivo no Recife (2012), and was... Read Article
Amabis‘ Memórias Luso/Africanas comes across like a Brazilian Portishead, featuring three of Brazil’s most distinguished vocalists in the shape of Céu, Criolo and Tulipa, atop dense instrumental backing.
A new album is on the way from the man from Caruaru. It’s been seven years since Junio Barreto released his self-titled debut album. He’s been a busy man in the meantime, composing for films and TV and... Read Article
Seu Jorge and Almaz are the latest artists to take part in NPR’s “Tiny Desk Concert” series, following Ana Tijoux last month. It’s a chance to see the group in the relatively workmanlike surrounds of the NPR offices,... Read Article