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  • interview June 30, 2014

    Kicking Music Scenes in Brazil: Mais Um Discos’ Lewis Robinson

    For our program, “Party and Dissent: World Cup Brazil 2014,” we spoke with Lewis Robinson, founder of Mais Um Discos, a label devoted to the creative, experimental and underground side of Brazilian music. Mais Um Discos has just put out … Read more »

  • blog June 25, 2014

    Featured Artists: Party and Dissent–World Cup Brazil 2014

    In Party and Dissent: World Cup Brazil 2014, we take you on a tour through Brazil’s many fantastic regional scenes–checking out new baile funk styles, and looking at some of the country’s top female MCs and experimental artists. Since there … Read more »

  • program July 26, 2013

    The Soul of São Paulo: Rock, Rap and Future Music from the Endless City

    In this episode, Afropop Worldwide travels to São Paulo, the Brazilian megalopolis, to report on the explosive music scene stirring among the city’s cosmopolitan youth. São Paulo is hardly the Brazil you see on the postcards–it’s a city of endless … Read more »

  • review July 3, 2012

    A Curva Da Cintura

    A Curva Da Cintura is a delicate gem of an album resulting from the collaboration of Brazilian musicians Arnaldo Antunes and Edgard Scandurra with the Malian kora legend Toumani Diabate. Initially born out of a festival performance that paired the … Read more »

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