Os Mutantes

Os Mutantes - Os Mutantes
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CFCE 87.8 FM Weekly Genre : Tropicalia

Beyond the stereotypes we have of Brazil, where we automatically think of beaches, carnival, exotic music and even football, behind this hypnotising sun is still hidden a shadowy area. If we overlook the qualities and all the richness of Brazilian culture, the country has always been ruled by governments with a dictatorial tendency (to remain nuanced...). Throughout its history many artists and important personalities have rebelled to make their country a ... read more
Going into the unknown!

I have never heard of this band before, but it made me realize that the 'psychedelic 60s' isn't just an American/European term. Os Mutantes formed during the dictatorship era of Brazil, alongside the rise of the tropicalia movement thereafter. Their debut album right here is considered one of the best of the genre, and for good reason.

With "Panis et circenses", the album instantly plunges you into a pleasing dissonance with fuzzed-out guitar sampling and ... read more

Hey guys! Zach here! So me and a few fellow members @inglume @treylikesbands and @pipepanic decided that it would be cool if we all did deep dives into the same artists that none of us had really listened to. We thought this would be a fun opportunity to expand our musical horizons whilst also making room for a civil discussion and debate on each of these artists’ discographies.

Basically here is the criteria needed for each ... read more
Panis et circenses is one of those songs I've heard 100's of times now and it still makes me smile so much. Such joyful sounds!
Lançado em 1968, o self-titled "Os Mutantes" não é nada mais nada menos do que uma obra-prima do Rock Psicodélico e que pode mudar o seu pensamento em relação a música nacional.

Interpretado por Rita Lee, Arnaldo Baptista e Sérgio Dias o álbum segue um conceito visual e sonoro jamais visto antes na música brasileira, ou vai me dizer que já escutou alguma coisa parecida com "Panis Et Circenses" ... read more
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Track List

  1. Panis et circenses
  2. A Minha Menina
  3. O Relógio
  4. Adeus Maria Fulô
  5. Baby
  6. Senhor F
  7. Bat Macumba
  8. Le premier bonheur du jour
  9. Trem Fantasma
  10. Tempo no Tempo (Once Was a Time I Thought)
  11. Ave Gengis Khan
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Added on: May 10, 2015