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  • blog November 6, 2014

    Pak Man! Mixpak and Man Recordings Collaborate on EP

    Mixpak Records and Man Recordings just put out a joint EP called Pak Man and we are officially pumped. For the past couple of years, both labels have gradually become go-to sources for the cutting edge of globally minded dance music. Brooklyn-based … Read more »

  • blog July 30, 2014

    Tecno Brega: A Video Primer

    Tecno brega is one of the liveliest music scenes covered in our recent program “The Mighty Amazon” and it’s not just because of the music. Drop by some of the biggest aparalhagens (sound systems) that play weekly throughout the state … Read more »

  • interview July 3, 2014

    The Shape of Funk to Come: Renato M2 Interviewed

    As part of our new show “Party and Dissent: World Cup Brazil 2014,” we spoke with Renato M2, founder of Funk Na Caixa, a record label that explores the latest and greatest sounds of baile funk. Renato recently made us a … Read more »

  • blog March 5, 2014

    Carnival 2014 Mixtape Roundup

    Chance are, you’re either at work, hung over, sporting some ash on your forehead, or some combination of the three right now. Carnival is over, today is an Ash Wednesday, and to some, it seems that the music has stopped. … Read more »

  • blog January 22, 2014

    Gang Do Eletro- 2014 Remixes

      YOU may have only just woken up and realized that it’s the new year, but down in Brazil, a certain group of pop-culture shredding producers already have a sizable body of work behind them. And conveniently for us, they’ve … Read more »

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