MESTRE CUPIJO E SEU RITMO - SIRIA

MESTRE CUPIJO E SEU RITMO - SIRIA

CD (Compact Disc)

Price: € 14.95

(VAT included)

Stock level: LIMITED STOCK

Available for
immediate delivery

Read our FAQ before ordering.

 

Label: ANALOG AFRICA

Release date: 05/06/2014

Barcode: 4260126061019

Catalog no.: AACD0000076

Item ID: 396702

Cametá, a historical little Amazonian town on the shores of the river Tocantins, is the birthplace of the scorching music
known as 'Siriá'; a cross pollination between the music of the inhabitants of the Quilombos, (a Brazilian hinterland
settlement founded by escaped slaves of African origins) and the Indigenous People of the Amazon Rainforest. It is a
breathing, pulsing, emphatic beat, and the modernised version of this local music, created by Mestre Cupijó, has been
igniting street parties and traditional festivals across the state of Pará (Northern Brazil) for decades. And at last in 2014, the combustible sound of Siriá will be celebrated internationally as the feverish, tropical sound of the summer! Mestre Cupijó modernized this style in the 70s. It's relatively obscure music for Brasil itself and total darkness for the rest of the world. This horns-driven optimistic music was made to drink and party and could become a serious contender for summer soundtrack of the year. Also with the worldcup in Brasil starting in June, it could, should and will set fire to a lot of dancefloors around the world. Master Cupijó, the pillar of Pará's festive culture, and a humble pop icon who was ushered prominently into the country's history books, passed away on September 25, 2012 at the age of 76. Analog Africa are ferociously proud and honoured to have the chance to present these carefully selected tracks from his 6 studio albums. They hope that his music captivates you with the magic and bewilderment that is has them. They recognise his compositions as true anthems of life and vitality, vibrantly encouraging all to drink and dance until sunrise! Let go of your inhibitions and immerse yourself in the wonderful world of Mestre Cupijó... Segura!!!

More on the ANALOG AFRICA label...


SANCHES, ANTONIO - BULI POVO!

SANCHES, ANTONIO - BULI POVO!

RSD 2018 release. Reissue of this sought after Cape Verdian funaná album from 1983. Funaná,the most African of music styles from Cabo Verde had been banned by the Portuguese rulers, but in 1974, with independence and the birth of the Bulimundo band, everything ... read more »

€ 23.95

 

RANIL - RANIL Y SU CONJUNTO TROPICAL

RANIL - RANIL Y SU CONJUNTO TROPICAL

Analog Africa Limited Dance Edition No. 11! Fourteen mindblowing Cumbia masterpieces by Ranil y su Conjunto Tropical from Iquitos, Peru, many of which have never seen wide release outside the Amazonian region. Limited edition LP in gatefold cover pressed on 180 gram high ... read more »

€ 23.95

 

ORCHESTRE ABASS - ORCHESTRE ABASS (DE BASSARI TOGO)

ORCHESTRE ABASS - ORCHESTRE ABASS (DE BASSARI TOGO)

In 1972, Orchestre Abass released two incredible singles on Polydor. These records -featuring 'Shamarin Banza', 'Haka Dunia' and other Afro-funk masterpieces- were powerful enough to knock any music head out, but it wasn't until the discovery of some unreleased material by ... read more »

€ 23.95

 

KALKABA, HAMAD -& THE GOLDEN SOUNDS- - HAMAD KALKABA & THE GOLDEN SOUNDS 1974-1975

KALKABA, HAMAD -& THE GOLDEN SOUNDS- - HAMAD KALKABA & THE GOLDEN SOUNDS 1974-1975

Neglected for decades by all but the most devoted collectors of Afro music, 'Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds' at long last gathers together the complete body of work of one of Cameroon's forgotten geniuses, which consists of 6 tracks on 3 7-inches only. These are raw ... read more »

€ 19.95

 

DUR-DUR BAND - DUR-DUR OF SOMALIA VOLUME 1 & 2 (3LP)

DUR-DUR BAND - DUR-DUR OF SOMALIA VOLUME 1 & 2 (3LP)

A fantastic, hypnotic and funky compilation from the Dur-Dur Band of Somalia! This triple LP reissue of the band's first two albums -the first installment in a three-part series dedicated to Dur-Dur Band- represents the first fruit of Analog Africa's long labours to bring ... read more »

€ 29.95

 

TOURE, AMARA - 1973-1980

TOURE, AMARA - 1973-1980

This Analog Africa compilation of Amara Touré, the enigmatic Afro-Cuban musician from Guinea-Conakry, contains all of the 10 songs he ever released between 1973 and 1980. "Latin music, is it really foreign to us Africans? I don't think so. Listen to the drums, ... read more »

€ 14.95

 

 


Shiny Beast - shinybeast.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@shinybeast.nl
W. www.shinybeast.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.