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Azymuth | Demos 1973-75 / Limited Record Store Day 7"

Azymuth | Demos 1973-75 / Limited Record Store Day 7"

Release date: 13th April 2019 (RSD) | Formats: Vinyl 7" | Cat No: JD45 A: Castelo (Version 1) | B: Juntos Mais Uma Vez For a special one-off Record Store Day release, we are extremely proud to present two previously unreleased and unheard tracks from the formative years of Brazil’s iconic jazz-funk titans. Recorded between 1973-75 at the late great keyboard maestro José Roberto Bertrami’s home studio in Rio, the demos are a mesmerising document of the futuristic sound Bertrami, Ivan Conti (drums), Alex Malheiros (bass) and Ariovaldo Contesini (percussion) were developing before going on to release their cult favourite, self-titled debut with...

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New Reissue | Eumir Deodato - Os Catedraticos 73 [1973]

New Reissue | Eumir Deodato - Os Catedraticos 73 [1973]

Composed at the height of his productivity in the early 70s, Eumir Deodato's Os Catedtraticos 73 was recorded between Rio de Janeiro and New York. The album features a Brazilian rhythm section including Azymuth drummer Ivan ‘Mamão’ Conti, percussion master Orlandivo, and Sergio Barroso on bass, while the horn section features some of the Big Apple’s top players from the CTI in-house brass. A firm favourite with rare-groove enthusiasts and fans of Latin jazz alike, Deodato melds the musical sensibility of post-bossa nova Brazilian jazz with North American soul & funk, and the explosive Latin influences of ‘70s New York. Os Catedraticos 73...

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Daniel Maunick announces limited, vinyl only EP 'A Vicious Circle'

Daniel Maunick announces limited, vinyl only EP 'A Vicious Circle'

From the producer of Ivan 'Mamão' Conti's new album 'Poison Fruit', Daniel Maunick steps forward with his debut dance release under his real name. Maunick has produced albums by Azymuth, Marcos Valle, Terry Callier and Incognito, and his own productions have been released under guises including Dokta Venom, Difusion and Viper Squad. He was also behind a certain cult edit label. Featuring dusty disco-funk stomper ‘The Morning After’, stripped-back melodic broken-beat monster ‘A Vicious Circle’, and sleek slap-bass stepper ‘One Nite Stand’, the release is a statement prelude to things to come from this elusive studio stalwart. Vinyl only and limited...

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Ivan 'Mamão' Conti releases new single 'Encontro' from forthcoming album Poison Fruit

Ivan 'Mamão' Conti releases new single 'Encontro' from forthcoming album Poison Fruit

Today Ivan 'Mamão' Conti releases 'Encontro', the second single from his forthcoming album Poison Fruit. With his first album in over two decades, (aside from a collaboration with Madlib) the experimental 72 year old, and one-third of Azymuth, fuses past and future across eleven tracks of rootsy, electronic samba and tripped out jazz, beats and dance music.  Listen to the percussive samba jazz of the new single 'Encontro', which features Alex Malheiros on bass and Fernando Moraes on rhodes and synths . Formerly known as 'Azul', the track was remixed by Max Graef, Glenn Astro and Contours for an exclusive Mamão remix 12" back in...

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Competition: Win a copy of EVERY record we released this year

Competition: Win a copy of EVERY record we released this year

To celebrate another great year at Far Out, we're giving you the chance to win a copy of EVERY vinyl record we've released in 2018...Enter the fields below to subscribe to our mailing list and pick your favourite Far Out release of 2018.The winner will be chosen at random in the first week of January. Good luck! * indicates required Email Address * First Name * Last Name * Your favourite Far Out release of the year * AD Bourke & ROTLA - RAW (Ron Trent Remix) Amaro Freitas - Rasif Azambuja & Cia - Azambuja & Cia  Baiano &...

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