Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Seu Jorge and Almaz

Seu Jorge is a Brazilian singer (famous for his Portuguese cover of David Bowie songs featured in the Wes Anderson movie, “The Life Aquatic" and from his role as a street hood in the 2002 film, City of God!). Here you can listen to the track "Cirandar" from his 2010 album "Seu Jorge and Almaz". It is also worth listening to his great cover of Kraftwerk's The Model.

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Mompox and the big umbrella

Mompox is a band from Argentina. Their debut album, Mompox & The Big Umbrella, contains 16 songs with more than 30 musicians playing all kinds of instruments. The sound is a mixture of American pop from the 50s, with a bit of psychedelic rock and experimental sounds.


The Strange Death of Liberal England

We are back after almost a year of silence with TSDOLE. The Strange Death of Liberal England is a band from Portsmouth, England. Their influences range from folk to indie rock with this diversity creating a large number of followers. The band takes its name from George Dangerfield's 1935 book of the same name, about the early 20th century decline of the Liberal Party.