Tag Archives: Afro-Brazilian

Playlist: Metá Metá (May 2018)

Playlist: Metá Metá (May 2018)

We are always keen on finding out and disclosing musicians’ little secrets…and we are even keener to do that when we love those musicians. In anticipation of their London’s show at Archspace (happening tomorrow), we asked Brazilian genre-defying and inventive trio Metá Metá to reveal their musical inspirations and current music listenings....
Album Review: Anelis Assumpção – Taurina [Scubidu Music; February 2018]
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Album Review: Anelis Assumpção – Taurina [Scubidu Music; February 2018]

Taurina, the third album from Música Popular Brasileira (MPB) singer-songwriter Anelis Assumpção is calm tropicália, fuelled with Brazilian flavours; the country’s musical aesthetic is combined with progressive rock influences throughout the album. The smooth and funky grooves by the Sao Paulo based singer-songwriter are best suited to a warm Sunday...
Playlist: Nomade Orquestra

Playlist: Nomade Orquestra

We discovered them almost one year ago thanks to their debut album and it was love at first listen. That’s why, a few weeks after the release of their second work (Entremundos) and a few days before their second UK tour (with a stop-over at London’s Jazz Café on the...