Tag Archives: Afro-Brazilian

Album Review: Ziminino – Ziminino [INTL BLK; March 2019]
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Album Review: Ziminino – Ziminino [INTL BLK; March 2019]

Bahia, in northern Brazil, is known as being one of the largest hubs for Afro-Americans since the days of slavery. On Ziminino’s self-titled album (newly released on the INTL BLK label), black influences are to be heard in abundance. With the Bolsanaro regime cutting the ground from many Brazilians, Ziminino...
Rhythm Passport Free Compilation – Vol. 37 – May 2019

Rhythm Passport Free Compilation – Vol. 37 – May 2019

Preview of the album: This Album is no longer available however if you want to receive exclusive access to a free album like this each month just sign up to our monthly newsletter by filling in the form below: [chimpy_form forms=”1]   Track List: 1. Snarky Puppy – Chonks [from Immigrance; GroundUP...
Interview: Let Drum Beat – Beating the Equality Drum (January 2019)

Interview: Let Drum Beat – Beating the Equality Drum (January 2019)

We can’t celebrate and encourage a project like Let Drum Beat enough, not simply because they are a full-female band in a man’s world (the music one), but also because, with their Afro-Brazilian-inspired sound and rhythms and positive attitude, they release such warm and heartening vibes that will inevitably end...
Visions of Sound – November 2018

Visions of Sound – November 2018

We’ve partnered with Groovalizacion Radio to bring you a monthly collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist: