Metal Metal Image
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  • Summary: The second full-length release for the Brazilian band influenced by African sounds features Afrobeat drummer Tony Allen on two tracks.
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  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. The first really serious contender for album of the year thus far.
  2. May 21, 2014
    80
    The band constantly change direction, from easygoing dance passages and rippling, African-influenced guitar work through to sudden waves of sound, with the cool but dominant vocals of Jucara Marcal matched against furious passages of jazz saxophone and percussion.
  3. May 21, 2014
    70
    It's self-improvised and often raw, but bursting with vim and surprise. [Jun 2014, p.80]
  4. May 21, 2014
    60
    At times they pull in too many directions at once. [Jun 2015, p.116]