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Marcos Valle | Nova Bossa Nova 20th Anniversary Reissue

Marcos Valle | Nova Bossa Nova 20th Anniversary Reissue

Release date: 28th September 2018 (Originally 1998) | Formats: Vinyl LP / CD / Digital  Marking sixty years of Bossa Nova, and twenty years since Marcos Valle’s first release for Far Out Recordings, what better time to bring back this era-defining classic from the Brazilian master composer?Throughout his astounding six-decade career, infiltrating pop, bossa nova, samba, delicate psychedelia, jazz and funk, Marcos Valle has consistently shown a dogged determination to transcend the traditions and structures of bossa nova, whilst never veering away from the movement’s inherent, fundamental spirit. To some extent, his epithet ‘the original Rio beach boy’ is a...

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New Reissue | Emilio Santiago - Emilio Santiago [1975]

New Reissue | Emilio Santiago - Emilio Santiago [1975]

Release date: 27th July 2018 | Format: Vinyl LP | Cat No. FORDIS 04 Far Out Recordings proudly presents the 1975 self-titled debut album from Brazilian vocalist and bossa nova luminary Emilio Santiago. Nicknamed ‘the Nat King Cole of Brazil’, Santiago was a master bossa balladeer and a top-class crooner. But he is known equally for his Brazilian funk, soul and boogie classics. One of his best know is album opener ‘Bananeira’, a party-starting version of the song originally written by Joao Donato and Gilberto Gil. ‘Brother’ is a smooth-grooving killer with great horn arrangements and a huge backing choir,...

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New Release | Ben Hauke - Only Old

New Release | Ben Hauke - Only Old

Release date: 20th July | Formats: Vinyl / Digital | Cat No. JD43 South London producer Ben Hauke takes a sonic excursion to South America via Lewisham for a new seven track release for Far Out Recordings. While littered with Afro-Latin percussion, and samples of obscure Brazilian, Cuban and Colombian records, Only Old stays true to Ben’s distinctly London identity, with a record that fluctuates between house, broken beat and instrumental hip-hop. Having collaborated with the likes of Nubya Garcia and Joe Armon Jones, Ben Hauke stands at the electronic end of London’s new jazz movement. Currently working on new...

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Marcos Valle & Azymuth European Tour

Marcos Valle & Azymuth European Tour

 Marcos Valle and Azymuth unite for a very special, one-off European tour this summer! This will be the first time the cosmic jazz-funk legends and the renaissance man of Brazilian pop have performed together outside of Brazil, and it's guaranteed to be special. Azymuth and Marcos Valle have a shared history at the forefront of Brazilian music. In different ways, both have been instrumental in redefining the nation's sound since the sixties. They also share a more personal history, in that Azymuth consider Valle their godfather. In fact, it was during the sessions for the O Fabuloso Fittipaldi soundtrack they recorded together in 1973 that Valle...

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Hugo Fattoruso shares a new track from his forthcoming album for Far Out Recordings

Hugo Fattoruso shares a new track from his forthcoming album for Far Out Recordings

The new album from the Uruguayan funk master drops at the end of June. Today Hugo Fattoruso shares 'Botijas' from the release: a rip-roaring trio piece led by Hugo’s virtuosic piano and hypnotic wordless vocals, and backed by some unbelievable drumming from Tato Bolognini. Hugo is a certified musical hero, and we couldn't be more honoured to present his new album on Far Out. Stream and save 'Botijas' on the platform of your choice and pre-order the vinyl, CD and digital HERE

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