Tagged: brazil


Joao Pimenta’s Cinched Suits

Brazil’s Joao Pimenta professes to like pulling ideas from the woman’s side of the aisle for his collection of menswear, and that was certainly evident in the flared edges and cropped jackets at his fall … read more »

POSTED November 12, 2012 1:19PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: ,

Tom Zé, “Solvador, Bahia De Caymmi” MP3 + FADER #35 Feature Story

Brazilian avant-garde tropicalista Tom Zé just re-released his 2008 album Estudando a Bossa (Nordeste Plaza) and the Studies box set that includes that same album along with 2004′s Estudando o Pagode; a Tom Zé with … read more »

POSTED November 30, 2010 4:10PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

FEATURE: Brazil’s Madcap Post-Tropicalista Tom Zé is Still Making the Avant-Garde Go Pop

The first time I ever heard a Tom Zé record was a couple years back. I was sitting in my living room while a coworker put a selection of Brazilian tropicalia records from the early … read more »

POSTED November 30, 2010 4:00PM IN FEATURES Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,

Re-Issue: Gal Costa

Each week, FADER Media Style Director Chioma Nnadi will comment on the throwback style and fashion of a Suite903 artist. Today’s Re-Issue: Gal Costa.

POSTED March 30, 2010 1:25PM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,

Bonde do Role, “Sarita” MP3

After years of listening to their poppy favela funk with heavy boning overtones, who knows what to make of Bonde do Role‘s new foray into samba exclusively about tranny Carnival dancers, but it feels like … read more »

POSTED August 24, 2009 1:19PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

DJ Cliffy, “Black Rio 2 Promo Mix” MP3

Look, we know how much we talk about the weather on this site, but what can we say, we’re trapped in big-windowed offices and it is perfect outside. And when it’s not perfect outside, we … read more »

POSTED July 9, 2009 11:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: