Carnival in the Appalachian


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).

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Matuto on Connect Africa in Malta

Check out our interview with David Perry in Malta on his show Connect Africa.  Listen HERE.

Live Review: Miller Center Reading, PA 1/14/16

Headline:  ”Matuto Manages Minor Miracles at the Miller Center”

Read the full rave review of Matuto’s live show here

Live Review: Club Passim 2015



“Matuto delivered a lively performance that had every head bobbing, every toe tapping, and – for the last number – every person standing and dancing.  I cannot wait to see them again.” – Suze Uttal