Céu

iTunes | Amazon | Six Degrees Céu Returns Home to Record Her First Live Album To celebrate her tenth year in music, Brazil’s Céu performed in her home neighborhood in São Paulo to enthusiastic praise. The resulting 15-song, Live (Six Degrees Records) is a brilliant journey through her first three albums, all of which have helped make her an international star. “The fans here in Brazil were always asking for a live show,” says Céu...

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Cheb i Sabbah

iTunes | Amazon | Six Degrees BIO Cheb i Sabbah, musical adventurer, global spiritualist and producer extraordinaire has returned to the Indian subcontinent for Devotion, his seventh album on Six Degrees Records. Hundreds of artists in the world music genre, or for that matter any genre, have come and gone like bottle rockets, but Cheb i Sabbah’s light keeps burning and it is his bhakti (devotion) to the spiritual essence of music, and...

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Cibelle

iTunes | Amazon | Six Degrees BIO The London-based, São Paulo raised, singer Cibelle, (pronounced see-BELL-ee), burst on the scene in 2003 with her beautiful, smoky voice on her self-titled debut.  Her second album, The Shine of Dried Electric Leaves, is a quiet masterpiece, full of inventive and quirky arrangements.  It combines rootsy acoustic instrumentation and electronic processing, noise guitars and children’s toys,...

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Choying Drolma & Steve Tibbetts

  iTunes  |  Amazon  |  Six Degrees BIO In 1997, with the world music craze in full swing, a guitarist from Minnesota created an international stir with a remarkable album of Tibetan Buddhist chants paired with atmospheric soundscapes of guitar and percussion.  The guitarist was Steve Tibbetts, and while he’d built up a bit of a reputation through his critically-acclaimed albums for ECM Records, he created something profound,...

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Curumin

     iTunes | Amazon | Six Degrees BIO ‘Arrocha means to hold on with a lot of pressure,’ Curumin says from his São Paolo home, describing the meaning behind his new album title. ‘In Bahia it’s a rhythm, a way of dancing where you hold your girl very close. That pressure is something we feel here in Sao Paolo. It’s a very big city and you are always surrounded by people. On this album I’m trying to...

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Da Cruz

iTunes | Amazon | Six Degrees BIO Boom Boom Boom Remixes: On the “Boom Boom Boom” Remixes, Da Cruz’ Afro- Brazilian Electro-Kuduro banger gets remixed by bass scientists  Stereotyp,  Radiohiro, Kush Arora, Thomas Blondet & Jimi Wes, Señor Oz, Will Magid and Da Cruz themselves. One can distill Switzerland-based producer Ane H.’s musical convictions in a single quote that he offers regarding Da Cruz’s third...

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