Oribata / Banda de Pifanos de Caruaru
BATUKI / CAVALINHO CAVALAO (TAHIRA EDIT)
Tiffs Joints TJ001
Import: uk import
oribata - batuki
banda de pifanos de caruaru - cavalinho cavalao (tahira edit)
Tiff s Joints presents it s first release in the form of two Afro-Brazilian dancefloor cuts. Oribata are Sao Paolo s DJ Tahira and Fernando TRZ. Tahira has been a fixture on the Sao Paolo scene since the late 90 s, gaining recognition both in Brazil and abroad for being one of the most knowledgable DJs on Afro-Brazilian music. His edits of classics like Gilberto Gil s -Toda Menina Baiana- getting heavy airplay from the likes of Gilles Peterson, Francois K and Nightmares on Wax and the seal of approval from Gilberto Gil himself. Fernando TRZ is a musician, arranger and producer, most famous for his work with TRZ trio and Lavoura, and counts Marc de Clive-Lowe and Eumir Deodato amongst fans of his music. The A-side, -Batuki-, from Oribata is an Afro-Brazilian house Jam. The B-side is a DJ Tahira edit of -Cavalinho Cavalao- by massively influential forro group Banda De Pifanos De Caruaru, a galloping drum and flute frenzy. Read Boiler Room s premier of -Batuki- here and Stamp the Wax s premier of -Cavalinho Cavalao- here. TJ001 has clocked plays and support from the likes of Gilles Peterson on BCC 6 Music, Jon K, Optimo and more.