Album Reviews

Music You Don't Know You Like Yet

Ramiro Musotto

Civilizacao & Barbarye

2008-01-16

Ramiro Musotto : Civilizacao & Barbarye : Circular Moves Having worked with Brazilian music moguls Sergio Mendes and Caetano Veloso in the past, Argentinean-turned-Brazilian Ramiro Musotto paves his own way on one string alone. The string in question is the single string belonging to the berimbau, the instrument of choice for Musotto. Considered a defining recording for the instrument, one can liken this record to the berimbau the way Clara Rockmore’s Art of the Theremin can be likened to that ethereal, pioneering, electronic instrument. All tracks suitable for airplay. Reviewed by Trevor Edmonds : January 2008

Quick Links:

More reviews tagged #World

  • reviewed 10/2015

    Allison Weiss
    New Love

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Jason Sytsma
    Syts

  • reviewed 06/2011

    DELEON
    Casata

  • reviewed 05/2008

    Nortec Collective Presents: Bostich + Fussible
    Tijuana Sound Machine

  • reviewed 09/2007

    TARAF DE HAIDOUKS
    Maskarada

  • reviewed 12/2005

    VARIOUS ARTISTS
    Africa Calling: Live 8 at Eden

Compiled by the WYCE Journalism Club

The opinions expressed in these reviews are those of the individual volunteers that submitted the article and do not necessarily reflect the views of WYCE or GRCMC; nor its staff, donors, or affiliates.