[Music] Pra Voce Amigo — Ban Ban Ton Ton

Following on from that smashing Priscilla Ermel collection on Music From Memory, here are a few more things care of the South Americas that you might want to check…… In the second of their direct-to-disc series, Night Dreamer, capture the friendship between Brazilian singer / songwriters Seu Jorge and Roge. The two of them picking […] […]

[Music] Ze Roberto – Lotus 72 D

Much respect to Mr. Bongo Records for releasing a track considered to be the ‘holy grail’ of Brazilian pop, Ze Roberto’s classic Lotus 72 D, a paean to Formula 1 race car driver Emerson Fittipaldi, who was crowned world champion in 1972. Apparently, the fast version of this song is the one that is most well-known, […]

[Music] ElPeche – Rosas Bandidas EP

Arthur Carneiro is ElPeche, a Brazilian-born, London-based DJ who managed to absorb the best of Brazilian music and let it flow through the filter of electronica.  On this EP single, he collaborates Artéria FM for a series of remixes. Deep grooves, and pleasant listening courtesy of Tropical Twista Records.

[Music] Seu Jorge – Lady Stardust

I don’t think there’s a corner of the earth (except in either Taliban-land or ISIS-istan) where David Bowie’s music didn’t reach out to. Here is Brazilian pop-samba artist Seu Jorge doing a sparse, beautiful cover of a classic Bowie tune. Related articles across the web Listen to David Bowie’s Mournful New Song ‘Lazarus’ MPs sing […]