Carnival in the Appalachian

cover

Matuto is emerging internationally as a festival main-stage sensation. Rolling drums and quicksilver accordion licks, earthy vibes and thoughtful reflections mingle on the latest refinement of their Appalachia-gone-Afro-Brazilian sound, “The Devil and The Diamond” (Motema Music; release: May 14, 2013).

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

The 2nd Annual Bellows Ball at SOBs!

bellows_ball_front_2014

New Free Holiday Download!!!

matuto_wc_06_facebook_B

This year the Christmas spirit really got under our skins, so much so that we needed to sing about it. We’re quite sure that in neither North or South America has the most popular Christmas Song of all time ever sounded quite like this.  Please enjoy our forró friendly recording of White Christmas, available now as a free download. From the Matuto family to yours, Happy Holidays!