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RSD 2020: Milton Nascimento - Último Trem

RSD 2020: Milton Nascimento - Último Trem

  Release date: 29th August 2020 (Record Store Day) | Formats: Double Vinyl LP | Cat No. FARO217LP  Following the release of Milton Nascimento’s Maria Maria, Far Out Recordings proudly presents Nascimento’s 1980 follow up. With the success of Maria Maria in 1976 behind them, Nascimento reunited with his writing partner Fernando Brant in 1980 to produce another ballet, 'Último Trem (Last train)’. This time, they chose to tackle a more contemporarily relevant subject, the impact of the closure of a train line that connected certain towns and cities in the North East of Minas Gerais to the coast. “The military government shut down...

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Ivan 'Mamão' Conti announces 'Katmandu' with remixes from Jazzanova, Pablo Valentino & Eddy Ramich

Ivan 'Mamão' Conti announces 'Katmandu' with remixes from Jazzanova, Pablo Valentino & Eddy Ramich

Release date: 27th March 2020 | Formats: Vinyl 12"/Digital | Cat No. JD48 Following on from his critically acclaimed 2019 solo album Poison Fruit, Azymuth's iconic drummer Ivan 'Mamão' Conti returns with Katmandu, a new release from the Poison Fruit project. Though it was recorded and mixed in the same sessions, 'Katmandu' was mysteriously omitted by Mamão from the Poison Fruit album, either accidentally or on purpose, he's not quite sure. What is for sure is that it's one of the most potent poison grooves of them all. The original mix, produced by Daniel Maunick, accompanies remixes from three of...

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Ricardo Richaid announces debut album 'Travesseiro Feliz'

Ricardo Richaid announces debut album 'Travesseiro Feliz'

Release date: 20th March 2020 | Formats: Vinyl LP/CD/Digi | Cat No: FARO216 Stream / Download / Pre-order On his debut album Travesseiro Feliz (Happy Pillow) Rio de Janeiro based dreamer and new Far Out Recordings signing Ricardo Richaid melds his tropical heritage with his love for psychedelic music, jazz and rock. He also takes inspiration from the many Brazilian greats – Caetano Veloso, Arthur Verocai, Ivan Lins, Joyce, Hermeto Pascoal, Marcos Valle and Azymuth (to name a few) – who he has worked with as an engineer, assistant and producer, in Rio’s former RCA studio, Cia dos Tecnicos. As well as being heavily influenced by Brazil’s fabled Tropicalia movement, Richaid is...

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Competition: Win a vinyl copy of EVERY Far Out release in 2019

Competition: Win a vinyl copy of EVERY Far Out release in 2019

The mega end of year giveaway returns! Win a copy of every vinyl record we released this year... To enter, fill out the fields below to sign up to the Far Out mailing list and let us know your favourite release of 2019 * indicates required Email Address * First Name Last Name Your Favourite Far Out Release of 2019 Ana Mazzotti - Ana Mazzotti Ana Mazzotti - Ninguem Vai Me Segurar Azymuth ‎– Demos 1973-75: Castelo (Version 1) / Juntos Mais Uma Vez Azymuth - Demos (1973-75) Volumes 1&2 Azymuth - Jazz Carnival (Space Jazz Mix - Global Communication...

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New Reissue: An early formation of Banda Black Rio - Cry Babies' debut album from 1969

New Reissue: An early formation of Banda Black Rio - Cry Babies' debut album from 1969

Release date: 31st January 2020 (Originally 1969) | Formats: Vinyl LP Only Far Out Recordings proudly presents Cry Babies’ self-titled debut album from 1969. An early formation of Brazilian funk greats Banda Black Rio, Cry Babies took inspiration from the iconic US soul records of James Brown, The Isley Brothers and Kool & The Gang, all of whom are covered on their first and only album. Pioneering Brazil’s funk fascination, Cry Babies paved the way for the likes of Jorge Ben, Dom Salvador, Trio Mocotó and Azymuth: with fat funky drum breaks, big round bass, touches of psychedelic Brazilian surf,...

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