Monthly Archives: May 2010

Os Mutantes Singer Bia Mendes Selects Her Top 5 Favorite Brazilian Albums

This is the third edition of our Brazilian Top 5 feature. Each week Cultural Cannibals will ask a different artist or musician to select their 5 favorite Brazilian albums. This week we spoke with Os Mutantes singer Bia Mendes, check … Continue reading

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Cultural Cannibals Clothing Now Available at Underground Hip-Hop.com

Cultural Cannibals Clothing is now available at Underground Hip-Hop.com, one of the biggest and best streetwear retailers in the world. Pick up some of our designs and find those Mos Def & Chi Ali 12″s you’ve been searching for!

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"City of God" Soundtrack Composer Antônio Pinto Picks His Top 5 Favorite Brazilian Albums

It’s a real honor to present a Top 5 selection from one of my favorite composers, Antônio Pinto. Antônio has scored some of the most celebrated films in the history of Brazilian cinema – City of God, Central Station and … Continue reading

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Soul Brazil – Trio San – Unidos Do Dia-A-Dia

TRIO SAN – Unidos Do Dia-A-Dia by CulturalCannibals It took me a long time to track down a copy of Trio San’s classic groover Unidos Do Dia-A-Dia. Not much is known about this group, and I’m not sure if they … Continue reading

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Festa Junina – Brazilian Night at the Jazz Kitchen, Saturday, June 5

Last year Cultural Cannibals brought to Indianapolis the first Festa Junina (June Festival) party. It was so successful that we’re bringing it back this year. We’ll be featuring nationally acclaimed D.J. Kyle Long presenting a mix of Brazilian rhythms associated … Continue reading

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Jazzanova’s Alexander Barck Picks His Top 5 Brazilian Albums

This is the first installment of a new feature on the Cultural Cannibals blog. Each week we’ll ask a different artist to tell us their top 5 favorite Brazilian albums. This week it’s Jazzanova’s Alexander Barck. Check out a brilliant … Continue reading

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Soul Brasil – Banda Black Rio

Banda Black Rio’s funky version of Edu Lobo’s classic Casa Forte: Formed in 1976 by saxophonist Oberdan Magalhães, Banda Black Rio were the dominant funk band of Rio’s soul scene, often backing big stars like Caetano Veloso, Tim Maia and … Continue reading

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