Saturday, 14 February 2009

Small town music from the global village

BBC NEWS | Programmes | Click | Tecnobrega beat rocks Brazil

A great story about the rise of Tecnobrega, a regional music phenomenon in Brazil. There, bedroom studios and the sale of CDs in market stalls has seen the rise of an alternative business model for the music industry; as well as a homegrown musical genre that's offering creative and commercial opportunities to those lacking formal training.

You can read more here.

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