Mangue beat pioneer Siba shall be releasing his latest album at the end of September. It’s a diverse work, blending rhythms from northeastern Brazil, brega, with African influences; from Senegalese guitar music to Congotronics.
In support of the release Siba will be playing at the Barbican on October 20, supporting Milton Nascimento, and on October 22 at La Bellevilloise in Paris.
The album will be released on Mais Um Discos, responsible for releasing Brazilian music by artists including Lucas Santtana and Graveola. You can see a 90-second teaser for the album, including clips of tracks, here: