Tag Archives: baile funk

Linn da Quebrada – Coytada

Brazil’s favela born rap music, funk carioca (and it’s brattier offspring funk ostentação) has always been hyper sexual in it’s content, and in that respect this new single/video from Linn da Quebrada is no different (I don’t understand the lyrics … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

PEDRO feat. Rincon Sapiência – Na Quebrada

I missed the memo that Kking Kong had changed his artist name to Pedro, thankfully this new memo just came in! The Portuguese producers’ latest track for Branko’s excellent Enchufada label is a collaboration with rising Brazilian rap star Rincon … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

MC Bó do Catarina feat. Mr Catra – Tudo Errado

I’m a big fan of the music I still refer to as Funk Carioca (though I suspect this new take on it already has a different name – someone please educate me!), but the subject matter both lyrically and visually … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Favela Funk 2016

Many years ago I was recording in Kris Jenkins studio in Cardiff when he started playing some Brazilian music that Gruff from Super Furry Animals had brought back from a favela party he’d been to whilst on tour over there. … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

La Ville-Musique

The last time I went to Paris, I returned with a healthy stack of CDs and a few magazines, however today all I bought back music wise was a few photos of posters and some notes in my phones. Despite … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment