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Scales Brothers / Cascatas

Digital Crate Digging Continues!! we’re checking out some bossa nova, future jazz from the Scales Brothers  with a track called Cascatas. Check  it out!!

Breakbeat Science

Nujabes - Metaphorical Music

Metaphorical Music is the first solo album of the late Japanese DJ Nujabes.  It was released in 2003 under Hydeout Productions.

This is perhaps one of the most interesting albums I’ve heard in a very, very long time.   224 more words


Saudade- Getz/Gilberto, 1963




  1. a feeling of longing, melancholy, or nostalgia that is supposedly characteristic of the Portuguese or Brazilian temperament.

Kummerspeck,(German) literally grief-bacon, the extra fat that you put on as a result of being emotionally stressed. 834 more words


Complicated Animals Brings You Brazilian-American Genre, Indie Nova

In the world of cuisine, when anything “American” fuses with another culture, it tastes like shit. Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, Little Caesar’s, and the failure goes on. 128 more words


Creativity by Committee: The 2020 Olympic Emblem and the Rio Olympic Mascots?

When I first looked at the emblem that was selected to market the Tokyo Games in 2020, my initial impression was that a committee had created it. 285 more words


Waters of March

Named as the best Brazilian song of all time, Aguas de Março (Waters of March) was composed by Antonio Carlos Jobim in 1972. The beautiful lyrics are a stream of consciousness about March, the peak of the rainy season in Rio. 43 more words