Sobre Forro In The Dark
Early in its life, Forro in the Dark drew an all-star roster of fans, including David Byrne, Miho Hatori and Bebel Gilberto. That kind of adulation can send a group to an early grave, but Forro in the Dark seem to be standing up to the pressure. Formed when a group of friends got together to play music during a birthday party, the band was ad hoc from the outset, a group of Brazilian expats interpreting the traditional forro (pronounced "foh-ho") music of northern Brazil. While traditional forro utilizes just a triangle, bass drum and accordion, Forro in the Dark replaced the accordion with a flute and brought in a host of other instruments to flesh out the sound. The group thrives on instrumentals, but that doesn't mean they shouldn't sing more often: Their raspy voices evoke fellow countryman Seu Jorge (who's sung with them, incidentally). Originally a trio, the group expanded to six, including guitarist Smokey Hormel, who's worked with big names including Beck and Mick Jagger and undoubtedly brought the group some of its celebrity luster.
Forro In The Dark
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